Toronto's Historic Synagogue with a small-town feel . . . just steps from the beach
The Beach Hebrew Institute is a warm, welcoming, unaffiliated, egalitarian Shul that follows the Conservative tradition. We are a friendly, caring and diverse community where people of all ages, sexual orientations, political viewpoints, and levels of Jewish observance have found a synagogue home.
100 Years at the Beach:
A History of the Beach Hebrew Institute 1919-2019
The Beach Hebrew Institute is one of the oldest shuls in Toronto and has a fascinating history which has been lovingly and meticulously captured in this beautiful hard-bound book by our own Dena Bain Taylor. Now available for purchase.
Yahrzeit refers to the anniversary, according to the Hebrew calendar, of the day of death of a loved one. On the anniversary of a death, it is the custom to light a candle to commemorate the departure of a loved one. In the form below, enter the date of death to create a list of dates for observing Yahrzeit.