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UPJ urges community to 'dig deep' for bushfire support

UPJ Co-Presidents David Knoll and Brian Samuel have urged the UPJ community to "dig deep" to provide support to those who have been devastated by the bushfires, especially those who have lost family members, and they expressed deepest gratitude to the fire fighters who have put their own lives at risk to save lives and property.

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Eulogies shared for Rabbi Brian Fox z"l

With great sadness, we share the news that Rabbi Brian Fox AM z”l passed away on 8 January 2020. Here is a fairly recent photo of Rabbi Fox with his wife Dina, who survives him, along with his four children and grandchildren: May the Eternal One comfort his family among all the mourners of Zion and Jerusalem. Click on "Read More" to read all of the remarks shared at the funeral and also a joint UPJ/Moetzah statement.

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Antisemitism, Anti-Zionism & important conversations

UPJ Co-President David Knoll AM wrote the following article in response to comments made about UPJ Immediate Past President Roger Mendelson's Good News column published In October. Click on "Read More" to read David's full article.

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WUPJ 2018 Annual Report published

The World Union for Progressive Judaism has published its 2018 report, which features information through the WUPJ region, including the UPJ. Click here to read the report online.

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