RJ Blog

7 Ways to Support Israel and Strengthen Reform Judaism in the Jewish State

7 Ways to Support Israel and Strengthen Reform Judaism in the Jewish State ...

How My Generation is Making a Quiet Difference - and What's Jewish About It

How My Generation is Making a Quiet Difference - and What's Jewish About It ...

URJ Youth

On the Other Hand

And You Shall Love...

What can the akeidah (binding of Isaac) teach us about loving God and loving one another? In this week's Torah portion, Vayeira, Rabbi Jacobs explores...

Dancing With Our Tradition

This week, Rabbi Rick Jacobs recounts his experience studying dance while in Rabbinical School, how partaking in an interpretive dance about Abraham, ...

RJ Blog Social Justice

This Restaurant is a Beacon of Hope for Refugees and Asylum Seekers

This Restaurant is a Beacon of Hope for Refugees and Asylum Seekers ...

Domestic Violence Awareness Month is Ending - but VAWA Has Yet to Be Renewed

Domestic Violence Awareness Month is Ending - but VAWA Has Yet to Be Renewed ...

RJ Blog Jewish Life

How My Generation is Making a Quiet Difference - and What's Jewish About It

How My Generation is Making a Quiet Difference - and What's Jewish About It ...

My One-Woman Musical Is Inspired by My Grandparents’ Bravery

My One-Woman Musical Is Inspired by My Grandparents’ Bravery ...

RJ Blog Practice

Last Words and So Much Love: Saying Goodbye to My Mother

Last Words and So Much Love: Saying Goodbye to My Mother ...

A Kind of Prayer

A Kind of Prayer A Kind of Prayer ...

RJ Blog Learning

How My Generation is Making a Quiet Difference - and What's Jewish About It

How My Generation is Making a Quiet Difference - and What's Jewish About It ...

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

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

RJ Blog Jewish Holidays

The Thread that Connects the Tree of Life Synagogue, Kristallnacht, and Tishah B’Av

The Thread that Connects the Tree of Life Synagogue, Kristallnacht, and Tishah B’Av ...

Slaughter Does Not Honor Anyone: Remembering that Fateful Day in Pittsburgh

Slaughter Does Not Honor Anyone: Remembering that Fateful Day in Pittsburgh ...

RJ Blog Israel

7 Ways to Support Israel and Strengthen Reform Judaism in the Jewish State

7 Ways to Support Israel and Strengthen Reform Judaism in the Jewish State ...

All Its Inhabitants: Living Under Israeli Jurisdiction

All Its Inhabitants: Living Under Israeli Jurisdiction ...

Torah commentaries

The Mitzvah of Lying

Saturday, November 16, 2019

URJ Press Releases

Union for Reform Judaism’s Highest Award Winners Include Interfaith Trailblazers, Diplomatic and Advocacy Leaders for Israel, and the First Woman Ordained as a Cantor

Union for Reform Judaism’s Highest Award Winners Include Interfaith Trailblazers, Diplomatic and Advocacy Leaders for Israel, and the First Woman Or...

URJ Statement On Keren Kayemeth L’Israel Land Purchases in the West Bank

URJ Statement On Keren Kayemeth L’Israel Land Purchases in the West Bank URJ Stateme...

Torah

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

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

Slaughter Does Not Honor Anyone: Remembering that Fateful Day in Pittsburgh

Slaughter Does Not Honor Anyone: Remembering that Fateful Day in Pittsburgh ...

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

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

What is Shabbat? Intro to the Jewish Sabbath

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

Slaughter Does Not Honor Anyone: Remembering that Fateful Day in Pittsburgh

Slaughter Does Not Honor Anyone: Remembering that Fateful Day in Pittsburgh ...

Parenting

Last Words and So Much Love: Saying Goodbye to My Mother

Last Words and So Much Love: Saying Goodbye to My Mother ...

Battling Perfection at the Start of the Jewish Year

Battling Perfection at the Start of the Jewish Year ...