Category Archives: Recent Events

An Amazing Or Shalom Erev Sukkot

What an amazing day. With great weather, the men assembled together, finding the right posts and beams and washers and bolts to construct the sukkah. In the afternoon, families came to bring their ingredients for stone soup, create an edible … Continue reading

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Refugee sponsoring and Or Shalom

We have all been deeply moved by recent events surrounding the refugee crisis in Syria and neighbouring countries. As Jews, we know all too well the plight of the displaced and the arduous journey of exodus. In recent days a … Continue reading

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Preparing for Yomim Noraim

After a deep Tisha B’Av service, we are now starting the ascent to Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur.  This year once again Or Shalom will hold our services at the Vancouver JCC, dates and times to be announced soon.

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YACers Welcome Shabbat on the Beach

Or Shalom’s Young Adult Community held its second seaside Kabbalat Shabbat of the season, this time on the aptly named Sunset Beach. Shabbat starts on the right foot when you welcome it with Nigunim led by Rabbi Hannah, in the company … Continue reading

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