RJ Blog

How My Synagogue Fosters My Creativity - and Lets Me Be a Star!

How My Synagogue Fosters My Creativity - and Lets Me Be a Star! ...

It Is Time for a New Deal Between Humanity and Earth

It Is Time for a New Deal Between Humanity and Earth ...

URJ Youth

On the Other Hand

The Dangers and the Neccessity of Innovation

In this week's Torah portion, Parashat Sh'mini, we learn about the sudden deaths of Nadav and Avihu, two sons of Aaron the High Priest. Rabbi Shimshon...

Courageous Choices

This week's Torah portion, Parashat Tzav, is read around Purim, a story of mythic (and even improbable) proportions that remains enduringly relevant t...

RJ Blog Social Justice

It Is Time for a New Deal Between Humanity and Earth

It Is Time for a New Deal Between Humanity and Earth ...

After Christchurch, Pittsburgh, and Other Acts of Terror, How Do We Combat Hate... Together?

After Christchurch, Pittsburgh, and Other Acts of Terror, How Do We Combat Hate... Together? ...

RJ Blog Jewish Life

How My Synagogue Fosters My Creativity - and Lets Me Be a Star!

How My Synagogue Fosters My Creativity - and Lets Me Be a Star! ...

It Is Time for a New Deal Between Humanity and Earth

It Is Time for a New Deal Between Humanity and Earth ...

RJ Blog Practice

How My Synagogue Fosters My Creativity - and Lets Me Be a Star!

How My Synagogue Fosters My Creativity - and Lets Me Be a Star! ...

Why Millennial Zionists are Telling Bibi Where We Stand

Why Millennial Zionists are Telling Bibi Where We Stand ...

RJ Blog Learning

On the Other Hand: Ten Minutes of Torah -- Tzav: Courageous Choices

On the Other Hand: Ten Minutes of Torah -- Tzav: Courageous Choices By:  Rabbi Rick Jacobs ...

On the Other Hand: Ten Minutes of Torah -- Tol'dot: Who Will Carry Our Tradition Forward?

On the Other Hand: Ten Minutes of Torah -- Tol'dot: Who Will Carry Our Tradition Forward? By:  ...

RJ Blog Jewish Holidays

How My Synagogue Fosters My Creativity - and Lets Me Be a Star!

How My Synagogue Fosters My Creativity - and Lets Me Be a Star! ...

Raising our Voices in Peace: My Experience at the Western Wall

Raising our Voices in Peace: My Experience at the Western Wall ...

RJ Blog Israel

Why Millennial Zionists are Telling Bibi Where We Stand

Why Millennial Zionists are Telling Bibi Where We Stand ...

Raising our Voices in Peace: My Experience at the Western Wall

Raising our Voices in Peace: My Experience at the Western Wall ...

Torah commentaries

URJ Press Releases

URJ Leadership Statement About New York Times Article

URJ Leadership Statement About New York Times Article Mar 21, 2019 ...

Dear Bibi, We're Concerned

Dear Bibi, We're Concerned Mar 20, 2019 ...

Torah

From Mormon Roots to the Rabbinate: One Rabbi’s Unusual Journey

From Mormon Roots to the Rabbinate: One Rabbi’s Unusual Journey ...

When You Can’t Believe in God, Believe in People

When You Can’t Believe in God, Believe in People ...

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 Small Miracle I Found in a Tel Aviv Café

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

How I Feel as a Jew During Christmas

How I Feel as a Jew During Christmas Dec 13, 2018|Juliette Hirt ...

Shabbat

Cold: Prayer for a Chilly Shabbat

Cold: Prayer for a Chilly Shabbat Cold: Prayer f...

3 Radical Facts About Martin Luther King Jr. and How to Honor His Full Legacy

3 Radical Facts About Martin Luther King Jr. and How to Honor His Full Legacy ...

Parenting

Talking to My Daughter about the Refugee Crisis

Talking to My Daughter about the Refugee Crisis ...

Kids, Costumes, and the Boundlessness of the Imagination - at Purim and Beyond

Kids, Costumes, and the Boundlessness of the Imagination - at Purim and Beyond ...