Category Archives: Bi Chai

BI Chai: Oct-Nov 2013

Check out the newest edition of Beth Israel’s community newsletter, BI CHAI. Comments from the Rabbi, the Presidents Corner, our Gabbi’s Gab, and more! Download: Oct—Nov 2013

Rabbi’s Message

We are approaching the Yamim Noraim, Days of Awe.  These days are filled with dread as we approach the year ahead with great fear and trepidation.  What does that mean?  Are any of us really afraid? The Talmud states “All … Continue reading

Message from the Rabbi

Rosh Hashanah is a time of dichotomy.  On the one hand, it is a yomtov, when we celebrate with festive meals and nice clothing.  On the other hand, it is the beginning of the Days of Awe, when we turn … Continue reading

Message from the Rabbi

We have just celebrated the most amazing Shavuot in the history of Edmonton! We began with a sell-out crowd for pizza ‘n’ pasta dinner followed by a stimulating talk by Dr. Michael Handman on dealing with and counseling grief, a … Continue reading