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Shabbat Sources

In order to grasp the concept of Shabbat it is vital to understand the significance of the other six days of the week. On the

Links to Other Jewish Sites

Please note that the links listed below are general links. For information on a specific Jewish topic, please first visit our pages on that topic

Rites of Passage

Judaism provides for several rites of passage in the life of an average Jew. Several rites are associated with the birth of a child, ranging

Judaism and Music

Music plays an important, if often unacknowledged, role in Judaism. Prayers are often sung, making participation in prayer services more enjoyable and adding an emotional

Ethics

Judaism is much more than just a religion: it is a way of life. There is a correct Jewish way of doing everything, and Judaism

Shmittah (the Sabbatical Year)

The Torah commands that every seventh year the land must rest and all debts be forgiven. This sabbatical (from the word ‘seven’) year connects ecological

Animal Rights & Welfare

According to Jewish ethical tradition, prohibition against cruelty to animals is one of the basic laws of humankind. Indeed, animals are understood to not only

Environmental Aspects

From Bereshit (Genesis 1:28), the first chapter in the Torah, we see that God wants human beings to both use the natural world for their

Jewish Life in Australia

Compared with other Diaspora Jewish communities, Australian Jewry is a very young community. Within two centuries, however, it has emerged as one of the most

What is Judaism?

Judaism is the mother-faith from which Christianity and Islam developed. All three date back to Abraham, who discovered the one, true, invisible God. At Mount

Studies of Religion (SOR)

Studies of Religion is an elective NSW Higher School Certificate subject offered in many schools. Within that subject, Judaism is one of the religions which

Germany 1918-1945

The following external pages and sites are recommended: Germany in the 20th Century at Spartacus Educational (a UK site). BBC Bitesize Weimar Germany 1919-1929 Nazi

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What's better than Challah? Challah French Toast!

METHOD

In a medium shallow dish or bowl, beat the eggs with the milk, cinnamon and vanilla until blended๐Ÿฅฃ

Working with 1 challah slice at a time, soak the bread in the egg mixture, turning several times ๐Ÿž๐Ÿฅš

Melt the butter in a large frying pan until bubbling ๐Ÿณ

Add 2 of the soaked challah slices and cook on one side for about 2 minutes until golden brown. Turn and cook the other side for another 2 minutes until golden brown. Repeat with the remaining egg-soaked challah.

Serve hot with maple syrup ๐Ÿฅž. You can also add banana ๐ŸŒ and berries ๐Ÿ“ #yum

#shabbatshalom #connectyourway #bje #challahfrenchtoast
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Due to the success of last yearโ€™s event, @jwave_community is inviting Year 10 & 11 students + a parent to learn more about an increasingly important and relevant subject matter facing us today, Holocaust denial and distortion.

Presented by William Scott, Australian PhD student studying the history of the Holocaust. This will be a powerful and informative family experience you wonโ€™t want to miss!

To register head to the link in our bio

Numbers are limited due to covid restrictions

#connectwithjwave #jwave #jewishcommunity #holocaustdenial
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Haircuts ๐Ÿ’‡โ€โ™€๏ธ
Shopping ๐Ÿ›๏ธ
Shabbat dinners ๐Ÿฅ˜
Together again ๐Ÿ’™

#connectyourway #bje #shabbatshalom
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This Shabbat weโ€™re celebrating schools being back early! ๐ŸŽ‰ Take a little extra time to relax this weekend - we know you deserve it! ๐Ÿ˜Žโ˜€๏ธ

#connectyourway #bje #shabbatshalom
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Meet Matan. Matan is in Year 1 at Bellevue Hill. Through our BJE programs Matan connected to the special feeling of Shabbat with Challah ๐Ÿž on Fridays.

In lockdown Matan wanted to recreate this special feeling so he turned to his passion for baking and created โ€˜Neumann Chefsโ€™ - his own delicious challah business! ๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿณ

DM @kazneu to order challah or other delicious baked goods from Matan

#connectyourway #bje
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