Monthly Archive: September 2015

Sukkot – A Time of Happiness

More than any other festival, Sukkot is known as the festival of rejoicing. It is zman simchateinu, the time of our happiness. This is largely because of the season during which it occurs, the...

Ki Tavo – A Story To Tell

This week’s Torah reading is a heavy one, including the dreadful admonishment and consequences for failing to serve God with joy. Of course this is preceded by the series of wonderful blessings which will...

L’shanah tovah!

L’shanah tovah for 5776 from everyone at the Wellington Jewish Community Centre!

High Holidays hours

Our office and the Kosher Co-op will be open for their usual hours over the High Holidays, except where they coincide with a chag. See below for a list of days we’ll be closed...

Ki Tetze – To Be or to… Do

One of the many commandments in this weeks Torah portion is the Mitzvah to return an item lost by another. The verse articulates this rule as follows: “You shall not see the ox of...