Wednesday 14 December Launch of “New Testament People” by Rabbi Raymond Apple AO RFD

The Luncheon Club




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Canon Dr Colleen O’Reilly is the Vicar of St George’s Anglican Church in Malvern.  She is also a Canon of St Paul’s Cathedral and a member of various church bodies in Melbourne Diocese and nationally.  She was Associate Dean of the then Melbourne College of Divinity from 1994-1999.  In the 1970’s Colleen was part of the movement towards full acceptance of women into ordained ministry in the Australian Anglican Church.  A significant part of that journey was the recovery of the stories of women in the scriptures as empowering for women of faith today.  Colleen is married to the Revd Walter McEntee.  She has two sons and is grandmother to three boys who live in London.

Rabbi Ralph Genende  Born in Zimbabwe, raised in South Africa Rabbi Ralph Genende is a well-known and popular Modern Orthodox Rabbi. Ralph was Senior Rabbi to the Auckland, New Zealand Jewish community for ten years.  He then became College Rabbi at Mount Scopus College and rabbi of Beit Aharon congregation.
Currently Rabbi Genende is Senior Rabbi of Caulfield Hebrew Congregation, one of Melbourne’s largest congregations, Senior Rabbi to the Australian Defence Force, Chair of the Religious Advisory Council to the Minister of Defence (RACS), Executive Member of the Rabbinical Council of Victoria, board member of AIJAC and member of the Premier’s Mulitifaith Advisory Group.
Rabbi Genende is a trained counsellor with a Masters degree from Auckland University. He is married to Caron, a psychologist and they have three children – Eyal, Daniella and Yonatan.

Caulfield Hebrew Congregation
Shule Hall
572 Inkerman Road, Caulfield 3161

Wednesday 14th December 2016 at 1.00 pm

Entry fee, including kosher light lunch, $15.00

“New Testament People” will be available for purchase at the special price of $25

Please advise the CCJ office if you are attending tel: 9429 5212; email:

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