Category Archives: Community News

City Hall Display

Rabbi Friedman participated in the Interfaith Centre’s High Holy Day display at City Hall.

Premier’s swearing-in

Rabbi Friedman is honoured to join Alberta faith leaders for Premier Prentice’s swearing-in ceremony.

Mohel

We have a mohel in town for the first time in 50 years!

Phoenix Interfaith event at City Hall

On Sunday, 15th December 2014, Rabbi Friedman represented the Jewish community at a City Hall celebration of the three Abrahamic faiths. 

Photos: PM Harper’s Trip to Israel

Rabbi Friedman’s Global TV Interview

Rabbi’s Israel trip with Prime Minister, Morning News Edmonton http://globalnews.ca/video/1112225/rabbis-israel-trip-with-prime-minister January 28, 2014

Phoenix Interfaith event at City Hall

On Sunday, 15th December 2014, Rabbi Friedman represented the Jewish community at a City Hall celebration of the three Abrahamic faiths.  

Chanukah with UofA Hillel

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

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

Beth Israel in The Huffington Post

Beth Israel is officially the most beautiful shul in Canada. Check it out here: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/11/03/50-synagogues-temples-photos_n_4195093.html#slide=3052521