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Or Shalom “Light in Winter” Concert Series 2018

Or Shalom announces our “Light in Winter” concert series for 2018. Join us in the warmth of Or Shalom’s beautiful sanctuary for three evenings of great music from local musicians. Proceeds go to support Or Shalom Children’s and Family’s programs. … Continue reading

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Stylin’ Or Shalom Style – Thank You for Your Generous Support of BWSS

Thank you to our fabulous models and to all who attended and contributed so generously at this Tuesday’s Fashion Show Fundraiser. The Battered Women’s Support Services receives over 10 000 direct service requests per year from women and girls needing … Continue reading

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A Jewish Perspective on Death and Dying

Talk Given at SFU End of Life Expo, Nov 4, 2017 Rabbi Hannah Dresner spiritual leader of Or Shalom: Vancouver’s East Side Shul I have just come from Or Shalom, the spiritual community I serve as rabbi, where I opened … Continue reading

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Or Shalom’s new cemetery

  by Dodie Katzenstein Or Shalom Synagogue celebrated a major milestone on Oct. 15 with the dedication of its new cemetery. In March, after four years of discussions with the City of Vancouver, the synagogue signed an agreement for a … Continue reading

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