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Rabbi Yaakov Glasman
February 6, 2020, 12:07 am
‘The heart, integrity of The AJN’
Prime ministers, premiers, MPs and communal leaders have paid tribute to AJN CEO Joshua Levi following his tragic passing on Monday morning, aged 36.
January 20, 2020, 9:00 am
Reaching out to gay congregants
Rabbi Glasman: 'We can and should be encouraging gay religious Jews to stay connected to their faith to the best of their ability'.
January 16, 2020, 1:22 pm
Solidarity and support welcomed
Members of Melbourne’s Jewish community came together on Sunday for an evening of Tefillah, Tzedakah and solidarity for the thousands affected by the devastating bushfires.
November 18, 2019, 9:00 am
Faiths set to Sing As One
St Kilda Shule will stage a multifaith concert to promote peace and unity through singing and music.
May 23, 2019, 12:01 am
Why the president of RCANZ must stand down
THE leading rabbis of Australia have shown a lack of respect for the Australian legal system by ignoring a ruling of three courts and instead focusing on one dissenting opinion, writes Joshua Levi.
October 25, 2018, 12:01 am
The national apology
WITH one sentence, emotion filled Parliament House in Canberra on Monday. "Today the Australian government and this Parliament, on behalf of all Australians, unreservedly apologises to the victims and survivors of institutional child sexual abuse," Prime Minister Scott Morrison said.
May 31, 2018, 12:00 am
Security funding boost for Melbourne shules
Funding for security upgrades at Melbourne shules, Jewish schools and organisations will receive a boost of more than $350,000 from the federal government's Safer Communities Fund.
December 4, 2017, 12:01 am
Taking the helm of RCANZ
September 14, 2017, 12:00 am
Same-sex marriage statement rocks rabbinate
A Rabbinical Council of Victoria (RCV) member quit the body's executive and the president apologised within days of an RCV statement urging people to vote against same-sex marriage in the upcoming postal survey.
September 1, 2017, 12:01 am
Premier’s trip postponed
HE was due to visit Israel this week, but Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews has been forced to postpone his trip following the tragic death of government minister Fiona Richardson.
June 22, 2017, 8:10 am
No less loved in the eyes of God
THE saddest part about the uproar which plagued Rabbi Steven Greenberg’s recent Australian visit was that the substance of conversation that so desperately needs to be had within the heart of the Orthodox community never really got off the ground, writes Rabbi Yaakov Glasman.
March 30, 2017, 12:00 am
Uniting to heal wounds of abuse
In the wake of last week’s Royal Commission hearing, members of the community gathered with lay and spiritual leaders at Caulfield Park Pavilion for what was billed as “a Night of Healing”.
January 19, 2017, 12:00 am
Paris conference an ‘empty exercise’
An overhyped talkfest – that is the consensus among Jewish leaders in Australia about the January 15 peace conference in Paris.
December 16, 2016, 12:00 am
Rabbis oppose assisted suicide legislation
Australian rabbis appear to be united against assisted suicide, as the Victorian government considers legalising it for terminally ill people.
December 8, 2016, 12:00 am
Rabbi resigns from roof bodies
Malvern Chabad’s Rabbi Shimshon Yurkowicz has resigned from RCANZ and RCV after a complaint that he acted in a way that hurt victims of child sexual abuse.