KNOWLEDGE CENTRE

The Knowledge Centre has been designed to help you find information on all things BJE related.

There are two ways you can search:

1. Either enter your text in the search box
or
2. Use the filters to choose the target audience and/or category.

SEARCH ALL

FILTERED SEARCH

Target Audience

Categories

Ruth

Ruth was not of the tribe of Israel, but from the neighbouring Moabite nation. The Moabites were enemies of the Israelites; nonetheless, this did not

Rebecca

Rebecca means ‘tether’ in Hebrew. Rebecca was the wife of Isaac, who was the son of Abraham and Sarah. In this way she became one

Rabbi Shlomo ben Itzhak (Rashi)

‘Rashi’ is an acronym for Rabbi Shlomo ben Itzhak, also known as Rabbi Shlomo Itzhaki [Rabbi Solomon, son of Isaac] in English. He is the

Rachel

Rachel and Leah were two sisters in the Hebrew Bible. Their relationship deteriorated into rivalry and jealousy over the love of Jacob, son of Isaac.

Nobel Prize Winners

The global Jewish population is aproximately 14,000,000 or about 0.02% of the world population. Proportionally, then, Jews have received an amazing number of Nobel Prizes

Naomi

Naomi’s story is told in the Book of Ruth. She was the wife of Elimelech of Judah and together the couple escaped the devastation of

Rabbi Nachman of Breslov

Rabbi Nachman of Bratslav’s appeal crosses boundaries. Many of his newest disciples are of Sephardi descent, and secular artists as well as Orthodox seekers find

Women

WOMEN’S & MEN’S APPROACHES TO THE TORAH Historical  There has been a tradition of Torah teaching and learning by and for men. They have come

Jewish Women Mystics

What has been the role of women in the history of Jewish mysticism? Are there examples of women kabbalists (Jewish mystics) who were in any

Moses

Moses was the greatest leader of the Jewish people. His actions dominate three of the five books of the Chumash (Five Books of Moses, the

Miriam

Miriam appears in the Book of Exodus, which chronicles the time of Jewish slavery in Egypt. Her name means ‘bitter sea’. Miriam was the sister

False Messiahs

The notion of a Messiah began with King David, and was developed in the books of Isaiah and Daniel. Very briefly, the Jewish concept of the

Social

Events
News
Facebook
Instagram

Connect your way this shabbat by sharing what you are grateful for! In lockdown we’re feeling extra grateful for our families 👨‍👩‍👧‍👧 ,cuddly pets 🐶 , and yummy snacks 🍫
#bje #connectyourway #shabbatshalom
...

10 0

✈️ 🇮🇱 JUST LAUNCHED! ✈️ 🇮🇱
Wanting to head to Israel on a Gap Year program?

With Israel GO, grants of $5,000 - $10,000 are available to eligible applicants for Masa Israel Journey AUS approved programs.

This is an incredible initiative of the Zionist Federation of Australia , in partnership with United Israel Appeal Australia and thanks to Gelatissimo and generous philanthropists

Head to www.israelgo.org.au
...

5 0

Thanks to The Jewish Report for the education cover and article 🙌🏻! Grab your free copy 🗞 and read all about how BJE is changing!
@jca_today #connectyourway
...

8 0

Are you looking for part time work, flexibility, and innovation? 🎓 Then we are looking for you! BJE is looking to hire a skilled and motivated High School hebrew teacher. Please send your application to paula@bje.nsw.edu.au 📩
#bje #connectyourway
...

13 0

To support BJE and 23 other organisations in our local Jewish community, consider becoming a part of Team Tzedakah by giving a monthly gift to @jca_today with the link in our bio ...

19 1