RJ Blog

How and Why I Sit with the Deceased Before Burial

How and Why I Sit with the Deceased Before Burial ...

How and Why I’m So Committed to Teaching My Kids to Value Diversity

How and Why I’m So Committed to Teaching My Kids to Value Diversity ...

URJ Youth

On the Other Hand

From Curses to Blessings

Sometimes the darkest moments bring out the light and opportunities arise for adversaries to become advocates. This week, in Parashat Balak, we learn ...

Wonder Women

This week, in Parashat Chukat, we learn about the death of one of Judaism’s greatest ancestors: Miriam. Rabbi Rick Jacobs and his guest, Dr. Tsvia W...

RJ Blog Social Justice

How and Why I’m So Committed to Teaching My Kids to Value Diversity

How and Why I’m So Committed to Teaching My Kids to Value Diversity ...

How and Why We Must Advocate for a Just Immigration System

How and Why We Must Advocate for a Just Immigration System ...

RJ Blog Jewish Life

How and Why I Sit with the Deceased Before Burial

How and Why I Sit with the Deceased Before Burial ...

How and Why I’m So Committed to Teaching My Kids to Value Diversity

How and Why I’m So Committed to Teaching My Kids to Value Diversity ...

RJ Blog Practice

How and Why I Sit with the Deceased Before Burial

How and Why I Sit with the Deceased Before Burial ...

5 Takeaways from a Jewish Meditation Retreat for Activists

5 Takeaways from a Jewish Meditation Retreat for Activists ...

RJ Blog Learning

8 Books for the Lazy Days of Summer

8 Books for the Lazy Days of Summer 8 Books for ...

Let Me Clarify: I’m Not a Rabbi!

Let Me Clarify: I’m Not a Rabbi! Let Me Clarif...

RJ Blog Jewish Holidays

How and Why We Must Advocate for a Just Immigration System

How and Why We Must Advocate for a Just Immigration System ...

Helping Teens Understand Where They Fit in the Jewish Story

Helping Teens Understand Where They Fit in the Jewish Story ...

RJ Blog Israel

Helping Teens Understand Where They Fit in the Jewish Story

Helping Teens Understand Where They Fit in the Jewish Story ...

My Year in Israel: Pain, Possibility, and So Much More

My Year in Israel: Pain, Possibility, and So Much More ...

Torah commentaries

URJ Press Releases

URJ Names Ruben Arquilevich Vice President of URJ Camps, NFTY, and Immersive Experiences

URJ Names Ruben Arquilevich Vice President of URJ Camps, NFTY, and Immersive Experiences ...

URJ and CCAR Statement on Israel Under Attack

URJ and CCAR Statement on Israel Under Attack URJ and CCAR Statement on Israel Under A...

Torah

Canada Day, Korach, and Audacious Hospitality

Canada Day, Korach, and Audacious Hospitality Ca...

Parashat B'midbar: Whom We Count, Why We Count, and How We Can Better Count Everyone

Parashat B'midbar: Whom We Count, Why We Count, and How We Can Better Count Everyone ...

Sukkot

Carrying the Spirit of Sukkot Into the Rest of the Year

Carrying the Spirit of Sukkot Into the Rest of the Year ...

When It Comes to Israel, We Cannot Avoid Our Discomfort

When It Comes to Israel, We Cannot Avoid Our Discomfort ...

Simchat

How Trope Strengthens Our Connections to Torah

How Trope Strengthens Our Connections to Torah ...

Memorial: A Poem for Yizkor

Memorial: A Poem for Yizkor Memorial: A Poem for...

Hannukkah

The Things Other People Say to Small-Town Jews

The Things Other People Say to Small-Town Jews T...

The Small Miracle I Found in a Tel Aviv Café

The Small Miracle I Found in a Tel Aviv Café Th...

Shabbat

How and Why We Must Advocate for a Just Immigration System

How and Why We Must Advocate for a Just Immigration System ...

Helping Teens Understand Where They Fit in the Jewish Story

Helping Teens Understand Where They Fit in the Jewish Story ...

Parenting

How and Why I’m So Committed to Teaching My Kids to Value Diversity

How and Why I’m So Committed to Teaching My Kids to Value Diversity ...

What It Means to Have a Rare Disease in the Family

What It Means to Have a Rare Disease in the Family ...