An update of the Israel Religious Action Centre’s activities for the Progressive Jewish Movement Dear friends, Many of you will recall the visit in March 2019 of Orly Erez-Likhovski, from the Progressive Movement’s Israel Religious Action Center. Below is an update reporting IRAC’s huge impact in correcting many of the social and religious ills affecting life in Israel over the last year.” There’s a lot of exciting news to share with you. Every year, just before Sukkot, the Israel’s Supreme Court justices choose the central rulings from the past year; the court hears thousands of cases every year, [...]
ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING Notice is hereby given that in accordance with the provisions of the Associations Incorporation Reform Act 2012 (Vic) the Annual General Meeting of the Australian Reform Zionist of Association Inc. (ARZA) will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Friday 8 November 2019 at the Ibis Hotel, Adelaide, South Australia. AGENDA Attendance Apologies Adoption of the minutes of the AGM held on Thursday 15 November 2018. Matters arising. President’s Report. Treasurer’s Report. Appointment of honorary solicitors. Election of members to the Executive Committee (see below).Dated: 11 October 2018 Steve Denenberg President Any queries relating [...]
Watch Rabbi Gilad Kariv, IMPJ President and CEO, presenting "Hot Topics in Israel and Beyond" at Emanuel Synagogue while on his trip to Australia co-hosted by the UPJ and ARZA Australia.
Dear ARZA member, "The Days of Awe” may sound like the title of a Tom Cruise movie but is really a most important time for each Jewish person to review their victories, failures, disappointments and achievements of the past year. Even more importantly, it provides the opportunity for each of us to evaluate the results - and to determine what the priorities for the coming year are. With regard to the mission of ARZA, and our global organisation, ARZENU, there have been many steps forward and a similar number of steps backward - mostly due to the overwhelming priority [...]
But We American Jews Won't Be Silenced While Netanyahu cuts us Reform Jews out, he payrolls those who spew hatred towards us. But we won't give up on Israel, equality or democracy. And we will continue to demand our rights Dear Mr. Prime Minister, Let me begin by wishing you l’shanah tovah. I know you join me in praying for peace in the year ahead. During your recent visit to New York, you tried unsuccessfully to give the impression that no crisis exists between the government of Israel and the majority of North American Jewry. I was frankly shocked to [...]