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Everyone Counts: Why the WZO Elections Matter So Much

Everyone Counts: Why the WZO Elections Matter So Much ...

We Have a Moral Duty to Welcome the Stranger

We Have a Moral Duty to Welcome the Stranger https://...

URJ Youth

On the Other Hand

The Sacred Pursuit for Reparations

This week, Rabbi Rick Jacobs takes a look at Parashat Bo and the behaviors of the Israelites during the Exodus from Egypt. He asks how we can use this...

Reaching the Promised Land

This week, Rabbi Rick Jacobs discusses Parashat Va'eira and reflects on the commonalities between revolutionary leaders like Moses and Dr. Martin Luth...

RJ Blog Social Justice

We Have a Moral Duty to Welcome the Stranger

We Have a Moral Duty to Welcome the Stranger We ...

What Elie Wiesel Can Teach Us about Immigration Justice Today

What Elie Wiesel Can Teach Us about Immigration Justice Today ...

RJ Blog Jewish Life

We Have a Moral Duty to Welcome the Stranger

We Have a Moral Duty to Welcome the Stranger We ...

Why Did Roosevelt Abandon Europe's Jews?

Why Did Roosevelt Abandon Europe's Jews? Wh...

RJ Blog Practice

Thank You for This Rainbow Inside Me

Thank You for This Rainbow Inside Me Thank You f...

Letting God In: The Presence and Absence of God

Letting God In: The Presence and Absence of God ...

RJ Blog Learning

This Hanukkah (and Beyond), Give the Gift of Life

This Hanukkah (and Beyond), Give the Gift of Life ...

From the U.S. to Canada: One Rabbi's Insights Along the Way

From the U.S. to Canada: One Rabbi's Insights Along the Way ...

RJ Blog Jewish Holidays

Hanukkah in Israel: Donuts, Candles, and, Yes, Religious Freedom

Hanukkah in Israel: Donuts, Candles, and, Yes, Religious Freedom ...

The Joy of Celebrating Hanukkah on a Cruise Ship

The Joy of Celebrating Hanukkah on a Cruise Ship ...

Torah commentaries

What It Means To Be Prepared

Saturday, February 1, 2020

What It Takes to Fulfill the Promise

Saturday, January 25, 2020

URJ Press Releases

URJ President Responds to Trump Administration's Middle East Peace Proposal

URJ President Responds to Trump Administration's Middle East Peace Proposal URJ P...

URJ 6 Points Creative Arts Academy’s Jo-Ellen Unger is First Camp Director to Receive Prestigious ARJE Distinguished Educator Honor

URJ 6 Points Creative Arts Academy’s Jo-Ellen Unger is First Camp Director to Receive Prestigious ARJE Distinguished Educator Honor ...

Torah

From the U.S. to Canada: One Rabbi's Insights Along the Way

From the U.S. to Canada: One Rabbi's Insights Along the Way ...

What Noah and His Ark Taught Me about Being "Good Enough"

What Noah and His Ark Taught Me about Being "Good Enough" ...

Sukkot

How Reform Synagogues Welcomed Immigrants, Refugees, and Asylum-Seekers This Sukkot

How Reform Synagogues Welcomed Immigrants, Refugees, and Asylum-Seekers This Sukkot ...

A Plea for Equality and Peace in Israel in a Children’s Sukkot Song

A Plea for Equality and Peace in Israel in a Children’s Sukkot Song ...

Simchat

When You Just Don’t Feel Joyful on Simchat Torah, Remember...

When You Just Don’t Feel Joyful on Simchat Torah, Remember... ...

How Trope Strengthens Our Connections to Torah

How Trope Strengthens Our Connections to Torah ...

Hannukkah

Hanukkah in Israel: Donuts, Candles, and, Yes, Religious Freedom

Hanukkah in Israel: Donuts, Candles, and, Yes, Religious Freedom ...

Shabbat

What is Shabbat? Intro to the Jewish Sabbath

What is Shabbat? Intro to the Jewish Sabbath What is Shabbat? Shabbat (the Jewish Sha...

Parenting

What Pregnancy Has Taught Me about My Role as a Cantor

What Pregnancy Has Taught Me about My Role as a Cantor ...

How I Teach My Kids That Being Jewish is Awesome and Awe-Filled

How I Teach My Kids That Being Jewish is Awesome and Awe-Filled ...