Author Archives: Beth Israel
Yasher koach, Prime Minister Harper! http://www.ctvnews.ca/video?clipId=278141 You can see Rabbi Friedman with Ministers Baird and Kenney at 21:48.
On Tuesday 26th November, Rabbi Friedman gave the University of Alberta Hillel Lunch ‘n’ Learn on the topic of Chanukah vs. Democracy. Pictured are (l-r) Priel Buzny, Staci Silverman, Jesse Karpman, Rabbi Friedman, Sam Belau, Alan Richter. (Photo by Daniel … Continue reading
Kosher Food Connection is now offering fleishig (meat) meals for eat-in and take-out under the supervision of Edmonton Kosher. This is the first time in recent history that we have a kosher meat restaurant/deli in Edmonton! Pictured are (l-r) Daniella Drisdell, chef; … Continue reading
Rabbi YY Rubinstein had our NCSYers enthralled at Latte ‘n’ Learn on Monday 11th November!
Eva Koplowicz recently discussed the book Torn Thread, The story of Eva Koplowisc and Rivka Winter during the Holocaust. Written by Anne Isaacs.
“I didn’t like the book”. “I thought the book was interesting, but not well-written”. “The book was fascinating – I couldn’t put it down”. Those are some of the comments that swirl around the table during one of the Beth … Continue reading
On Monday 11th November, the Jewish community held its annual Remembrance Day commemoration at the cenotaph at the Jewish cemetery. Rabbi Friedman ran the service on behalf of B’nai Brith and the Jewish Federation of Edmonton.