Genesis: A Living Conversation

Hosted at the Shaar on April 4th at 5:30 pm. The stories in the book of Genesis such as, creation, humanity’s fall, the flood, Abraham and Isaac etc., have intrigued and inspired Jews, Christians, and Muslims alike for millennia. In the 1990s Bill Moyers facilitated a 10-part series on Genesis to stimulate interfaith dialogue in […]

Giuseppe Verdi: Requiem

Dalhousie Collegium Cantorum and Nova Sinfonia presents: Giuseppe Verdi: Requiem Monday, March 26, 7:30 p.m. Faith Tabernacle, 6225 Summit Street, Halifax Tickets: $25 regular /$20 for students available at Dalhousie’s Fountain School of Performing Arts, from choristers, online at novasinfonia.ca, or at the door. During World War II, Jewish prisoners at the Terezin concentration camp […]

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Yom HaShoah 2018 – Fredericton

The Annual Fredericton Holocaust Memorial Observance will take place on Sunday, April 15, 2018 at 3:00 pm.  The service and reception will be co-sponsored by Sgoolai Israel Synagogue and the Capital Community Church.  The keynote speaker is Faigie Schmidt Libman.   Faigie Schmidt, an only child, was born into an affluent family in Kaunas, Lithuania […]

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Yom HaShoah 2018 – Saint John

SAINT JOHN JEWISH HISTORICAL MUSEUM 91 LEINSTER STREET, SAINT JOHN, N.B.  E2L 1J2 TEL: (506) 633-1833; EMAIL : SJJHM@NBNET.NB.CA    HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL DAY OBSERVANCE (YOM HASHOAH) MONDAY, APRIL 16, 2018; 7:30 P.M.   SHAAREI ZEDEK SYNAGOGUE 91 LEINSTER STREET, SAINT JOHN, N.B.  The programme will feature a keynote address by Mrs. Faigie Libman. She was […]

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Yom HaZikaron & Yom Ha’atzmaut Ceremony – April 18th, 7pm

The AJC will be hosting a joint Yom HaZikaron/Yom Ha’atzmaut Ceremony this year on Wednesday, April 18th, 7pm at the Shaar Shalom synagogue. The ceremony will feature a number of musical acts and readings by members of the Halifax Jewish community, starting by recognizing the sombre tone of Yom HaZikaron and transitioning into the joyous […]