Rabbi Ed Rosenthal, who served Beth Shalom in Auckland from 1987-91 and is currently the Executive Director/Campus Rabbi of Hillels of the Florida Suncoast, has created a meaningful program for Tashlich and is encouraging UPJ congregations to participate. Currently there are 59 teams registered from the US, Israel, Australia, Brazil, New Zealand, Sweden and Palau. To learn more and register, CLICK HERE, and click on "Read More" to hear how this program developed.
UPJ Co-Presidents David D Knoll AM and Brian Samuel OAM, and ARZA President Helen Shardey, submitted an OpEd on rising antisemitism and anti-Zionism that was published in the Australian Jewish News on 10 June. CLICK HERE to read the OpEd. #TheAustralianJewishNews.
If you missed attending the WUPJ's Connections Conference last week, its organisers have generously offered the opportunity to view YouTube videos of many of the sessions. For the links to view the videos, CLICK HERE.
The 2019-2020 UPJ Annual Report has been published, which includes reports from congregations throughout Australia, New Zealand and Asia. Click here to read and download the report. To read and download the minutes of the 2020 UPJ AGM, click here.