RJ Blog

This Year, We Need Passover More Than Ever

This Year, We Need Passover More Than Ever Each year ...

A Pandemic Playlist: Jewish and Secular Songs for This Moment

A Pandemic Playlist: Jewish and Secular Songs for This Moment ...

URJ Youth

On the Other Hand

Following Their Lead

Jewish wisdom says a child’s Torah education should start with the Book of Leviticus. As we read its second portion, Parashat Tzav, we share an epis...

The Laws of Leviticus, Choice, and A.J. Jacobs, the Gratitude Expert

How can we find modern meaning in ancient rituals? From our "greatest hits" collection comes this episode from March 2019, featuring Rabbi Rick Jacobs...

RJ Blog Social Justice

Equal Pay Day, Jewish Values, and Fighting Gender-Based Wage Discrimination

Equal Pay Day, Jewish Values, and Fighting Gender-Based Wage Discrimination ...

How to Make Immigration Justice Central to Your Passover Celebration

How to Make Immigration Justice Central to Your Passover Celebration ...

RJ Blog Jewish Life

This Year, We Need Passover More Than Ever

This Year, We Need Passover More Than Ever This ...

A Pandemic Playlist: Jewish and Secular Songs for This Moment

A Pandemic Playlist: Jewish and Secular Songs for This Moment ...

RJ Blog Practice

This Year, We Need Passover More Than Ever

This Year, We Need Passover More Than Ever This ...

Parashat Tzav: Taking Care of Ourselves and Each Other Amid Crisis

Parashat Tzav: Taking Care of Ourselves and Each Other Amid Crisis ...

RJ Blog Learning

Parashat Tzav: Taking Care of Ourselves and Each Other Amid Crisis

Parashat Tzav: Taking Care of Ourselves and Each Other Amid Crisis ...

The Language of Music, the Power of Camp, and the Torah of Parenting

The Language of Music, the Power of Camp, and the Torah of Parenting ...

RJ Blog Jewish Holidays

This Year, We Need Passover More Than Ever

This Year, We Need Passover More Than Ever This ...

It's OK to Mourn the Seder That Will Not Be

It's OK to Mourn the Seder That Will Not Be ...

RJ Blog Israel

Israeli Poems to Get Us Through Times of Fear and Isolation

Israeli Poems to Get Us Through Times of Fear and Isolation ...

Israel's Election Results: What Happened and What's Next?

Israel's Election Results: What Happened and What's Next? ...

Torah commentaries

URJ Press Releases

Union for Reform Judaism Leaders on Israel Election

Union for Reform Judaism Leaders on Israel Election Union for Reform Judaism Leaders o...

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

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

Torah

Parashat Tzav: Taking Care of Ourselves and Each Other Amid Crisis

Parashat Tzav: Taking Care of Ourselves and Each Other Amid Crisis ...

The Language of Music, the Power of Camp, and the Torah of Parenting

The Language of Music, the Power of Camp, and the Torah of Parenting ...

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 ...