Statement on Vaccinations

TBR Statement on Vaccination In recent months, there have been outbreaks of measles resulting, in part, from people refusing to vaccinate their children. The Shulhan Arukh (Hoshen Mishpat 427:8), a classic code of Jewish law, teaches, “Wherever there is a potentially life-endangering pitfall or obstacle, it is a positive commandment to remove it… as the […]

Stand with Poway

Once again, the peace and joy of a synagogue service has been shattered by violence. The Toronto Board of Rabbis expresses its condolences to the family of Lori Gilbert Kaye z”l and Chabad of Poway, as well as the Chabad community throughout the GTA. We call on the entire Toronto Jewish community to say a […]

Statement on Poway Synagogue Shooting

Once again, the peace and joy of a synagogue service has been shattered by violence. The Toronto Board of Rabbis expresses its condolences to the family of Lori Gilbert Kaye and Chabad of Poway, as well as the Chabad community throughout the GTA. We call on the entire Toronto Jewish community to say a mi shebeirach for […]