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Buon Anno, Shanah Tovah, Happy New Year: My Rosh HaShanah in Milan

Buon Anno, Shanah Tovah, Happy New Year: My Rosh HaShanah in Milan ...

A Psalm: A Song of Beauty and Grief

A Psalm: A Song of Beauty and Grief I wrote this p...

URJ Youth

On the Other Hand

The Commitment of Covenant

In this week’s Parashah, Ki Tavo, we are told to follow the commandments and uphold our covenants, as there will be blessings if we do, but curses i...

Everyone Thinks They Are The Good Guys

Rabbi Rick Jacobs discusses Ki Teitzei, his Bar Mitzvah portion, which mentions the ethical constraints and restrictions that a person must consider, ...

RJ Blog Social Justice

I Spent the Last Day of Summer Break Lobbying My State Senator

I Spent the Last Day of Summer Break Lobbying My State Senator ...

Why We Must Free Children in Cages

Why We Must Free Children in Cages Why We Must F...

RJ Blog Jewish Life

Buon Anno, Shanah Tovah, Happy New Year: My Rosh HaShanah in Milan

Buon Anno, Shanah Tovah, Happy New Year: My Rosh HaShanah in Milan ...

A Psalm: A Song of Beauty and Grief

A Psalm: A Song of Beauty and Grief A Psalm: A S...

RJ Blog Practice

Why Tot Shabbat is Great for Kids – and the Whole Family

Why Tot Shabbat is Great for Kids – and the Whole Family ...

Stopping at a Jewish Camp on the Way from Uganda to Rabbinical School

Stopping at a Jewish Camp on the Way from Uganda to Rabbinical School ...

RJ Blog Learning

Stopping at a Jewish Camp on the Way from Uganda to Rabbinical School

Stopping at a Jewish Camp on the Way from Uganda to Rabbinical School ...

Ask Yourself These "Audaciously Hospitable" Questions During Elul

Ask Yourself These "Audaciously Hospitable" Questions During Elul ...

RJ Blog Jewish Holidays

Buon Anno, Shanah Tovah, Happy New Year: My Rosh HaShanah in Milan

Buon Anno, Shanah Tovah, Happy New Year: My Rosh HaShanah in Milan ...

Leonard Cohen: Life, Death, and the Days of Awe

Leonard Cohen: Life, Death, and the Days of Awe ...

RJ Blog Israel

What I Learned at an "Urban Kibbutz"

What I Learned at an "Urban Kibbutz" W...

The Centrality of Israel’s Declaration of Independence

The Centrality of Israel’s Declaration of Independence ...

Torah commentaries

The Dramatic Effects of Sound and Silence

Saturday, September 21, 2019

From Collective Memory to National Identity

Saturday, September 14, 2019

URJ Press Releases

Annexing the Jordan Valley: URJ Responds to PM Netanyahu's Announcement

Annexing the Jordan Valley: URJ Responds to PM Netanyahu's Announcement Annexing ...

Reform Jewish Movement Leadership Statement: “We must all expect more from the president of the United States”

Reform Jewish Movement Leadership Statement: “We must all expect more from the president of the United States” ...

Torah

The Power of Words – and Music – in the Book of Deuteronomy

The Power of Words – and Music – in the Book of Deuteronomy ...

Parashat D’varim: Escaping my Comfort Zone

Parashat D’varim: Escaping my Comfort Zone Par...

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

Why Tot Shabbat is Great for Kids – and the Whole Family

Why Tot Shabbat is Great for Kids – and the Whole Family ...

How to Help Ensure Israel Offers Equality for All

How to Help Ensure Israel Offers Equality for All ...

Parenting

I Spent the Last Day of Summer Break Lobbying My State Senator

I Spent the Last Day of Summer Break Lobbying My State Senator ...

Why Tot Shabbat is Great for Kids – and the Whole Family

Why Tot Shabbat is Great for Kids – and the Whole Family ...