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Rio's ARI community: empowering Latin America, inspiring the world

Written by Movement for Reform Judaism Thursday, 31 July 2014

For the first time in its history, the World Union for Progressive Judaism (WUPJ) International Convention will be held in a Latin American country. Connections 2015 will take place May 13-16 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The host congregation will be the Associação Religiosa Israelita (ARI).

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Remembering the First World War

Written by Movement for Reform Judaism Thursday, 31 July 2014

Next Monday Bevis Marks Synagogue will host the Jewish community's commemoration marking 100 years since the start of the First World War. Rabbi Laura Janner-Klausner will represent the Movement at the event. Rabbi Sybil Sheridan, Chair of the Assembly of Rabbis, will represent Reform Judaism at the commemoration event at Westminster Abbey.

A number of synagogues will also host events. For details, please contact the synagogue directly. A full list of our communities can be found here.

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The WUPJ and Beit Shmuel launch Operation Quiet Night

Written by Movement for Reform Judaism Thursday, 31 July 2014

The World Union for Progressive Judaism (WUPJ) and Beit Shmuel, the WUPJ's headquarters in Jerusalem, announce the creation of Operation Quiet Night, which will provide a degree of comfort to families in the south that have been displaced by the incessant rocket fire.

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Leo Baeck College ordains three rabbis from three countries

Written by Movement for Reform Judaism Thursday, 31 July 2014

Leo Baeck College held its annual ordination ceremony on Sunday 6 July. The service, at which three new rabbis from the College were ordained, was held for the first time at Edgware & District Reform Synagogue and witnessed by a packed congregation.

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