Tag Archives: yom hashoah

“It Started With Words” – Holocaust Survivors Give Stunning Testimonies To Mark Holocaust Remembrance Day

Before local anti-Jewish laws were enacted, before neighborhood shops and synagogues were destroyed, and before Jews were forced into ghettos, cattle cars, and camps, words were used to stoke the fires of hate. #ItStartedWithWords is a digital, Holocaust education campaign posting weekly videos of survivors from around the world reflecting on those moments that led up to the Holocaust – a period of time when they could not have predicted the ease with which their long-time neighbors, teachers, classmates, and colleagues would turn on them, transitioning from words of hate to acts of violence.

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Haver’s Holocaust Remembrance Event is May 1

Haver, Boulder’s Rabbinic Council, is leading a community-wide observance to remember the Holocaust on Wednesday, May 1, 2019, at Congregation Nevei Kodesh. All are welcome.

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Observe Holocaust Remembrance Day April 11

Join the Jewish community Wednesday, April 11, 2018, at Congregation Bonai Shalom for Haver's community-wide observance for Yom HaShoah v’HaGevurah: A Day of Remembrance of the Holocaust and the Heroism.

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Yom HaShoah: The Past Obligates, the Future Liberates

"To be here now is to look both ways as we stride the uncertain bridge from the past to the future. The bridge may be unknown or terrifying, but movement is essential."

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Moving Yom HaShoah Service Featured Chorale Performance

Boulder's Community Yom HaShoah service featured a performance of several Holocaust-themed pieces by the Colorado Hebrew Chorale, as well as survivor testimony. Photos.

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Community-Wide Yom HaShoah Commemoration Sunday

On Sunday, April 27, please join local Holocaust survivors, community B'nai Mitzvah students and Haver for a Community-Wide Yom HaShoah Commemoration program of musical remembrance.

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