August 30, 2014 ד אלול תשעד

Temple Happenings



Saturday, September 20, 2014 – 9:00pm: Program, 10:30pm: Selichot Service – This past week we began the Hebrew month of Elul, a thirty day period of spiritual preparation for the High Holy Days that will soon be upon us. Our rabbis teach that Elul written in Hebrew aleph-lamed-vav-lamed is an acronym for the romantic verse from […]



September 4, 2014, 6:30p-7:30pm at Temple sholom Parents and interested boys and girls ages 5 – 13 are invited to attend an open house and information meeting about our new Jewish Scouts Canada Chapter. Isaac Kool and Raphy Tischler, Outdoor Educators from Camp Miriam will serve as advisors to the group will lead activities for the children. […]


Promoting Peace on the Homefront

Rabbi Dr. Robert Daum is a member of Temple Sholom and Advisor to the Office of the Vice-President, Students at The University of British Columbia.  He shares here some thoughts on how and why UBC has maintained reasonable and responsible dialogue on the conflict in the Middle East without descending into the violence we have […]


Solidarity with Israel 2014 (A Trip with Mike & Mary Cohene)

Dear Friends, As many of you know Mary and I have visited Israel over 30 times since 1970. We have witnessed the highs and lows of the country but always wanted to return. Many of our friends have said that they wished to visit Israel and join us on one of our trips. Well, it’s […]

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