Refugees

Save One Life, Save the Entire World (Including Yourself)

Rabbi Dan Moskovitz, Temple Sholom, Vancouver BC
May 24, 2019


 

What is the most “popular” mitzvah?

Tikkun olam, repairing the world.

And, why?

Because of what we learn in the Talmud (Sanhedrin 37a): “Whoever saves a single life is considered by scripture to have saved the whole world.’ Because we are

Observing World Refugee Day

Elizabeth Leff
June 20, 2018

 

Every year on June 20, we honor the resilience and courage of refugees and celebrate their contributions to our communities and to our entire nation.

Today, we face a global refugee crisis of an unprecedented scale.