With Rabbi Yisroel Goldstein’s breaking voice filling the sanctuary at the Montreal Torah Center via video, over 600 people gathered to pay tribute and stand in solidarity with Chabad of Poway. Young and old, Jews from all over the city flocked to the Hampstead synagogue for the memorial service.
Statement By Rabbi Saul Emanuel - Passover 2019
Rabbi Weiss "Statement by the Chief Rabbi of Montreal"
The Jewish Community Council of Montreal is pleased to announce the presentation of the King David Award to the former United States ambassador to the United Nations, Ms. Nikki Haley.
Rachel’s Story: The Personal Journey of a Righteous Convert
On the afternoon of February 21, 2019, the Jewish Community Council of Montreal (JCC) hosted a short but informative conference with the Honourable Andrew Scheer, leader of the opposition and head of the Conservative Party of Canada.
Purim is a unique Yom Tov. As opposed to the other Yomim Tovim, we find two Mitzvos on Purim that are exclusively interpersonal related; Mishloach Manos and Matanos L’evyonim. Let us explore the nature of these two Mitzvos.
Like most Jewish holidays, a classic food is often associated with the holiday, one that has its own history and purpose behind its role in the holiday. No matter the year or setting, one delicacy is always present at every Purim meal or party, and that, of course, is the Hamantash.