Chabad Jewish Centre of Georgina

Serving the Jewish Community in the Town of Georgina
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August 25, 2017

THE WORLD IS CHANGING FAST. Science and technology are evolv­ing at mind boggling speed. In the world of ideas, the age of reason is giving way to new age spirituality, and the outlook of science is shifting from hard-nosed materialism to higher notions of reality that...

August 25, 2017

Some may hesitate to consider religious belief as integral to every day life. One might assume the notion that afterlife is the domain of religion, and the present should be dictated by the forces we can readily perceive. However, there may be some inconsistencies with...

August 25, 2017

Most religions begin with one individual, or a few, who have some kind of communion with a transcendent reality. This prophet, mystic or small group then conveys the experience to others, and through discussion, persuasion, and so on, more people come to believe in the...

August 25, 2017

HOW DID THE UNIVERSE BEGIN? Most cosmologists believe in a Big Bang type of event billions of years ago that started everything. On the other hand, many believe in the Biblical account of a 6-day creation less than 6,000 years ago.

In either case, the question arises: W...

August 25, 2017

WHAT IS THIS WORLD COMING TO? The darkest hours have passed and dawn is breaking, not only for the Jewish people but for all of humanity. This is not just a matter of faith; the brightening of the human horizon is a matter of public record. Consider the following omens...

August 25, 2017

MOSHIACH MEANS MESSIAH. Or does it? The English word Messiah has a history and an evolution. Its source is the Hebrew word 'Moshiach', which is discussed throughout the Hebrew Bible and the oral Torah. Therefore in order to under­stand precisely what and who the ultima...

August 25, 2017

The days of Moshiach are both an end and a beginning - the end of everything that's bad about life and the beginning of complete fulfillment of everything good. Thus war and strife are on their way out while peace and cooperation are on their way in. Pettiness and gree...

August 25, 2017

Imagine a world in which there was no sense of right and wrong. Imagine a world without the concept of justice or system of law, without the family unit or moral and ethical values. Does it seem frightening? Perhaps a little too real? Such a society did once exist. Sel...

August 25, 2017

The Bat Mitzvah is an important link in a continuous chain of religious and spiritual experiences, and the most crucial aspect of this milestone is the impact and long term effect the experience will have on the young woman’s Jewish identity.

The pre-Bat Mitzvah months...

August 25, 2017

Bar Mitzvah lessons will vary in content based on the student's prior education and the goals that one wishes to reach. Goals will be set based on the student's prior Judaic knowledge and length of study for the Bar Mitzvah. From preparatory lessons to crafting the per...

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THE WORLD IS CHANGING FAST. Science and technology are evolv­ing at mind boggling speed. In the world of ideas, the age of reason is giving way to new...

Our Evolving Universe

August 25, 2017

Some may hesitate to consider religious belief as integral to every day life. One might assume the notion that afterlife is the domain of religion, an...

Faith and Reason

August 25, 2017

Most religions begin with one individual, or a few, who have some kind of communion with a transcendent reality. This prophet, mystic or small group t...

The Tradition from Sinai

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