Tag Archives: Aleph

What is Jewish Renewal?

Probably most Or Shalomniks face this question from friends and family at some time, namely – what denomination is Or Shalom? Are we Orthodox, Conservative, Reform, or Reconstructionist? The answer is complicated – none of the above, and a little of … Continue reading

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ALEPH Listening Tour – they came, they listened, they heard

A busy weekend with a variety of discussions, open-mic sessions, and of course, great singing, davenning, and food and friends. Rabbi David Markus and Rabbi Rachel Barenblat participated in several sessions with different constituencies of Or Shalom, from families to … Continue reading

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RSVP for ALEPH Listening Tour

As you may know, the ALEPH co-chairs (Rabbi Rachel Barenblat and Rabbi David Evan Markus) are visiting Or Shalom so that they can hear our communal story of Renewal Judaism here in Vancouver. Having them visit our community is an … Continue reading

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Aleph Listening Tour comes to Vancouver March 25-27.

The Aleph co-chairs are visiting several of the Jewish Renewal communities in North America, and they’ve added a Vancouver leg to hear from Or Shalom, Canada’s oldest Jewish Renewal community. Having the Aleph co-chairs visit our community is an opportunity for … Continue reading

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