Get Ready for Sukkot!

by Rabbi Audrey Pollack, October 1, 2022

From the sounds of the Shofar on Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur, we move into the shelter of the holiday of Sukkot. The Sukkah is a simple structure. It provides…

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Back to the Future

by Arliene Botnick, October 1, 2022

It was the fall of 1975, my son was turning eleven. He’d been studying Hebrew at a rented facility in Etobicoke with a group called Western Suburban Jewish Community. But…

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Reconnecting at Solel

by John Lewsen, October 1, 2022

As Brenda and I watched Rabbi Pollack trying to start the Rosh Hashana morning service over the buzz of animated chatter in the sanctuary, we realized there was something very…

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Right Here, Right Now, Is Beautiful

by Rabbi Audrey Pollack, August 31, 2022

“I am grateful for the air I breathe The orange trees, and the ocean breeze It’s a part of me, yeah And I am thankful for the ones who surround…

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