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Jewish Meditation Circle

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Begin your Shabbat morning with Jewish meditation and gathering in community. These sessions will offer Jewish teachings and practices that support working wisely with our habits and reactions, guiding us toward living with open hearts, attuned awareness, and insightful action, especially in challenging times. REGISTER HERE

Sacred Fire – Radical Wisdom for Pandemic Shabbat Mornings

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Hasidic rebbe, Rabbi Kalonymous Kalmish Shapira wrote his Torah commentary, “Sacred Fire” in the Warsaw Ghetto between 1939-1942. His teachings rarely speak directly about his experiences of suffering in the ghetto but his words are a clear response to the Holocaust and are potent spiritual and moral guides to face suffering, open the heart, forge …

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DJC Movie Night: Félix et Meira

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"Félix et Meira" 2015 Canada 105 minutes A poignant relationship unfolds in this beautiful story of two unlikely people finding each other. Although they live in the same neighborhood in Montreal, their worlds are vastly different - Félix is a secular French-Canadian loner and Meira is an unhappily married Hasidic Jew - and both are …

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Filling the Well: Jewish Practice for Challenging Times

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Cultivate the inner resources for these difficult times. Begin the day with half an hour of Jewish chanting, meditation and connection to community. Each session will end with an opportunity for Mourner's Kaddish. REGISTER HERE *The DJC relies on our members and generous donors to provide our programs and services to the community. Please consider …

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Shabbat Morning Service

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Take a pause in your pandemic-challenged week for a sweet and centering, joyous and song-filled service and an engaging Torah service and discussion. *Our weekly newsletter is your go to source for upcoming Zoom event IDs and passwords! If you haven’t yet subscribed, you can do so here

Shabbat and Me

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Please REGISTER HERE. A celebration of Shabbat for preschoolers and their caregivers Join long-time educator, Fran Sharpe, and other DJC families with young children (0-5) for singing, storytelling, dancing, and the making of new friends and community for "Shabbat and Me" - a monthly celebration of Shabbat for small children and their caregivers. When? The second …

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Brandeis Study of Toronto Interfaith/Intercultural Couples and Families

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UJA FEDERATION OF GREATER TORONTO commissioned a research team at Brandeis University to study Interfaith/Intercultural couples and families in Toronto. Some DJC members participated in the study. Come learn about the study's findings with Yael Bendat-Appell, Senior Director, Jewish Engagement at UJA. We will reflect on the Toronto Jewish community's changing inclusion practices, how we …

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Filling the Well: Jewish Practice for Challenging Times

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Cultivate the inner resources for these difficult times. Begin the day with half an hour of Jewish chanting, meditation and connection to community. Each session will end with an opportunity for Mourner's Kaddish. REGISTER HERE *The DJC relies on our members and generous donors to provide our programs and services to the community. Please consider …

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DJC Reading Circle: The Ghost Keeper

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"The Ghost Keeper" by Natalie Morrill, Facilitated by Suanne Kelman Morrill's first full-length novel, winner of the Harper Collins/UBC award for best new fiction, is set in Vienna during the Second World War, brings the modern reader straight into a faraway historical setting. The characters are relatable and so human! Morrill treats difficult subjects of …

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