A special multifaith prayer meeting was held at the Islamic College of Brisbane on Sunday 17 March to honour the victims of the Christchurch massacre. Pictured are Queensland Jewish Board of Deputies (QJBD) President Paul Myers (second from left), QJBD member David Paratz (third from left), QJBD Multifaith chair Gail Paratz (fourth from right). In attendance were also Rabbi Jaffe, QJBD secretary Sheila Levine, with communal members Philip Levine and Delwyn and Red Cameron. Gail was also quoted in the Anglican Focus newsletter, link below.
There are many podcasts that discuss Jewish identity and culture, issues facing Israel - and variations of these themes.
On occasion we will post particular podcasts of interest.
Below is a list of podcasts that may appeal: The David Suissa Podcast The Land of Israel Network Is it Good for the Jews? Rosner’s Domain The Branch The Jewish History Podcast Unorthodox Two Nice Jewish Boys - the below episode features Inon Dan Kehati, who is doing some amazing work in Israel between Jews, Arabs, Palestinians. He runs a non profit organisation called The Home. One of their initiatives is called Cleaning the Hate, where Jews, Arabs, Palestinians, Christians, Druze - basically all Israelis - go to an area and pick up rubbish. The idea is that if all care about the land they need to look after it. If you get to Israel, considering participating in one of his Cleaning the Hate projects. itunes.apple.com/au/podcast/two-nice-jewish-boys/id1161238018?mt=2#episodeGuid=tag%3Asoundcloud%2......