Facebook     E-Mail    416-465-5488

           Donate to Shir Libeynu

Pride

Melting Away

Melting Away (2012) June 3, 2018: 4 & 7:30 p.m. Co-presented with the Toronto Jewish Film Society Special ticket prices for Shir Libeynites. $12 with Box Office Code “CSL” at the door and on line for the later show only. When his parents find that he has been secretly wearing women’s clothes, Assaf (Hen Yanni)…

Pride With Shir Libeynu

Pride With Shir Libeynu Our 12th Annual Pride Havdallah at the MNJCC Saturday, June 16 at 7:00 pm Join us for our 12th annual Shabbat in celebration of Pride, led by Rabbi Aviva Goldberg with chazzanut and music by Paula Wolfson. This evening service will include Havdallah, the end of Sabbath ceremony. We will use…

Our Pride Havdallah Service: June 18, 2016/5776

Our Pride Havdallah Service: June 18, 2016/5776 With reverence and remembrance, our shul commemorated Pride in 2016. At this our 10th annual one, allies and LGBTQ people stood to recite the names of all those killed in Orlando one week before. As she has done for the past decade, Rabbi Goldberg led the service. She…

Pride 2015

Shir Libeynu’s 9th Annual Pride Service For All of Us, including Allies! With Rabbi Goldberg leading, we celebrated great Queer Jews and also focused on the world-wide persecution of LGBTQs, on Saturday, June 27, 2015.

Pride 2014

In 2014, Congregation Shir Libeynu was at the forefront in bringing together many Jewish organizations and congregations to ensure that we and other faith communities made World Pride, which took place in Toronto for the first time, a successful, unifying celebration. Our shul’s president, Jamie Flagal, helmed a multi-faceted initiative that also included a Kabbalat…

Pride: Past & Present

Prides Past We have been holding celebrations for more than a decade, starting with our 2007 service, the first in Toronto.  Rabbi Goldberg has been leading every service.  Here’s a look back over several years of services, events, parties, kiddishes, parades and participation with other faith-based and community organizations.organizations. Pride 2012 Pride 2013 Pride 2014 Pride…

Pride 2013

On Friday, June 7th, 2013, Congregation Shir Libeynu held a Pride Oneg Shabbat. With prayers, readings and songs both traditional and contemporary, Rabbi Goldberg, and our chazzan, Daniela Gesundheit, conducted a service that celebrated the arrival of Shabbat and of Pride Month. The joyousness of the evening was tempered by the realization that in many…

Pride 2012

In 2012, Shir Libeynu took a table at Pride Toronto’s Community Fair during the annual Pride weekend, with its parades and other events. Our newsletter said then: “Even now, in 2012, many people are still searching for a place to belong as queer Jews. We want to make sure that the LGBTQ community and their…