Archive for: Jewish Identity

100 Years of Narayever Congregation: from Orthodox to Egalitarian

100 Years of Narayever Congregation: from Orthodox to Egalitarian

Traditions and Transitions: 100 years of the first Narayever Congregation, was officially opened recently at the Miles Nadal JCC’s Gallery at the J, in the Jacobs...

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Cotler receives Montreal Jewish community’s highest honour

Cotler receives Montreal Jewish community’s highest honour

As Mount Royal Liberal MP and former Justice Minister Irwin Cotler begins the final year of his political career, he was presented with Federation CJA’s most prestigious...

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Montreal shul welcomes new year with release of new CD

Montreal shul welcomes new year with release of new CD

As music continues to be at the core of the identity of the Shaar Hashomayim Synagogue, the full picture of Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur will be easy to appreciate...

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Winnipeg Jewish Theatre to reopen

Winnipeg Jewish Theatre to reopen

Led by the interim team of Kayla Gordon (artistic director), Karla Berbrayer (marketing and development) and Tracy Goltsman (production manager), the Winnipeg Jewish...

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Artist confronts fear, stumbles on cemetery photography treasure

Artist confronts fear, stumbles on cemetery photography treasure

Successful Turkish artist and author Cevdet Mehmet Koseman was a young man inexplicably seized with an overwhelming fear of death. “I grew paranoid, not just about...

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