The WUPJ and Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion have presented a new joint initiative: Friday Night Live in Jerusalem. On June 24, July 1, July 8 and July 15, groups are invited to join for Kabbalat Shabbat services, dinner and music.
Rabbi Adi Cohen, chair of the Moetzah, shares a heartfelt farewell to Rabbi Brent Gutmann (pictured), who has served as rabbi of Beth Shalom in Auckland for the past three years.
Years 3-4: 1 - 3 July; Years 5-11: 28 June - 3 July
Years 3-11: 5 - 10 July
Kehilat Shanghai, a growing and vibrant UPJ congregation, hosted Rabbi Fred Morgan and his wife Sue during Passover, with more than 170 people attending the congregation's communal Seder. Edee Simon-Israel shares an article and photos about their visit.