Category Archives: Events

Rally for Israel

Rabbi Yeamans addressed the recent Rally for Israel at Beth Israel.

Rabbi and Rabbanit Friedman at the JNF Negev Gala

MP Adler Visit

Upcoming Events

Zabludowski Shabbaton – 20-21 June Canada Day Pancake Breakfast – 1 July Gala Dinner – 7 September

Chanukah at Family Shul

Remembrance Day

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.

Chevra Kadisha Seudah

On Sunday 3rd November, Beth Israel hosted the annual Chevra Kadisha seudah. Rabbi Friedman gave the keynote address on the ‘Holy Message of the Matzeva.’ Pictured here are Rabbi Friedman with Chevra president Jerry Cooper and past president Percy Lerner … Continue reading


On Saturday night, 9th November, Beth Israel hosted Kristallnacht commemorations on behalf of the Jewish Federation of Edmonton. The guest speaker was Sara Pechanec from Yad Vashem.

Thank You Kiddush

On Shabbos 9th November, Beth Israel hosted a thank you Kiddush in honour of Stephen Mandel and Karen Leibovici to thank them for all their years of incredible service and dedication to the community as mayor and councillor of our … Continue reading

Breakfast with Minister Rona Ambrose

On Friday 11th October, Rabbi Friedman offered the invocation at a breakfast meeting for Minister Rona Ambrose and the Edmonton-Spruce Grove constituency office.