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The Hebrew Alphabet

The Hebrew alphabet is called the alefbet in Hebrew because of the first two letters, alef and bet. The Hebrew language, unlike English, is written from

The Holocaust

The Nazi Party, led by Adolf Hitler, held political power in Germany from 1933 until the end of the 2nd World War in May 1945

The Jewish Year explained for Kids

The Jewish calendar is different to the one we use in Australia (called the ‘secular calendar’ or ‘common calendar’). The secular calendar is based on

The Journey

the bje jewish journey The BJE Jewish Journey is part of an integrated program we provide to students in non-Jewish schools. It begins in Primary

The Laws of Family Purity

Leviticus 18:19 contains the laws referred to as taharat hamishpachah (literally, ‘family purity’). According to these and other Jewish laws relating to ritual impurity, a

The Megillah

The Scroll of Esther – ‘the’ Megillah, or Megillat Esther The Megillah, also known as Megillat Esther or the Scroll of Esther, tells the story

The Menorah

The menorah originated as a seven-branched candelabrum carried by the Israelites through the Sinai desert as part of the equipment for the Tabernacle (forerunner to

The Month of Iyar

Every month of the Jewish calendar highlights unique events in the unfolding story of the Jewish people. The month of Iyar, the second month, is

The Month of Sivan

Sivan is the third month of the Jewish calendar, corresponding approximately to the Gregorian month of June. The name itself is of Babylonian origin. In

The Month of Tammuz

The month of Tammuz is the fourth month of the Jewish calendar. In its earliest occurrence, Tammuz begins on June 10th and ends on July

The Omer Period

What is the Omer Period and why do we observe it? An omer was a measure of barley which was brought to the Temple as

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Calling all North Shore Families (Yr K-6) for an incredible Shabbat Dinner Experience.

Challah bake ✅
Kids activities ✅
Candle lighting ✅
3 Course Kosher Dinner ✅
Glass of🍷 on arrival 😉 ✅

11 November
4.30-7pm
North shore location
$25 per adult
$10 per child

Register here: www.tinyurl.com/ShabbatExperience
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Our Imma and Abba this week, wishing you all Shabbat Shalom 😊 ...

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BJE 2023 Natif Program
ENROL HERE
bje.org.au/natif/
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All Year 9s are invited to join us for a social BBQ and picnic happening on the 20th November! Get to know one another, enjoy exciting games, and start forming friendships in the lead up to next year’s Israel Program! Registration link in the bio ...

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40 days to go until NESIAH!
The countdown is on until we take our biggest ever BJE Israel group 🇮🇱✡️
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