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The Message of Chanukah

by Arliene Botnick, November 28, 2016

What do we say to the Children? Our kids may not be fully aware of the repercussions following the election in the US recently, but they are aware of some…

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The Secret of Our Immortality

by Arliene Botnick, October 26, 2016

In a famous quote entitled “About Jews” (Mark Twain – 1899) Twain suggests that the Jewish people are like a “nebulous dim puff of the stardust lost in the blaze…

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The Goal of Jewish Education

by Arliene Botnick, September 25, 2016

Each Sunday, and for grades 4 through 8, each Tuesday, our kids head off to Bet Sefer Solel. We teach about Jewish holidays, life cycle events, Jewish heroes, history, Torah…

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Some Best Kept Secrets

by Arliene Botnick, August 22, 2016

Solel and Bet Sefer Solel are amazing places but sometimes the special programmes and events that we run are hidden gems. Recently, after a few conversations with congregants, I realized…

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