LJY-Netzer Hits Boston!

by Jess Mindel The past week, me and Dan Smith were given the incredible opportunity to represent LJY-Netzer at the URJ Biennial in Boston. The URJ is the Union of Reform Judaism based in America, the “offspring” of the WUPJ and they hold a conference every two year in which Read more…

Passed Today 2/11/2016

Balfour Declaration Today, 99 years ago, on the 2.11.1917, Arthur James Balfour, the United Kingdom’s Foreign Secretary, signed the Balfour Declaration. This letter showed the United Kingdom’s support for “a national home for the Jewish people in Palestine”. The declaration was handed to Lord Rothschild, a Zionist and a philanthropist Read more…

Shimon Peres

The night before last, at the age of 93, Shimon Peres ninth President of Israel, and a Nobel peace prize laureate, passed away. Peres was one of the most standout politicians in Israel being a big supporter of the peace process, which he also invested his life towards the achievement Read more…

Disco Fundrasier

Disco FundraiserDisco Fundraiser Sign up at: tinyurl.com/LJYrefugeefundraiser All of the money raised (including ticket cost) will go towards World Jewish Relief’s Refugee Appeal. At LJY-Netzer , we feel it is important to do what we can to support those who need help. This disco is  one of the many ways in Read more…

Parsha Vlogs: Bereshit

LJY-Netzer has a launched a new initiative, getting Rabbis, Student Rabbis and experts to talk about the Parsha of that week! Here is LJY-Netzer Midbar & Student Rabbi Anna Posner talking about Bereshit. In the future you will be able to find the archive of vlogs here: www.ljy-netzer.org/parshavlogs