(RNS) — Sh’ma, the 40-year-old journal of Reform Jewish thought, utters Sh’ma, the deathbed prayer. Don’t mourn too much. It did its job.
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(RNS) — Most clergy I know would recoil at the notion that they or their faith communities have routinely engaged in bullying — but that’s exactly what anti...
Under the trees and by the lake, we were creating a new American Judaism. Who knew?
There are, at least, two kinds of piety, You don't have to choose between them.
Who made this man an expert on Judaism?
(RNS) — A synagogue on Long Island is now in ruins. It wasn't the antisemites. It was something even sadder.
The story Al Vorspan told me fifty years ago, and how it taught me to hear the real music.
A post-mortem for a Jewish summer camp. And, a certain way of being a kid.
(RNS) — The goal of the trip, an organizer said, is to 'raise our voices and ensure that indefinite detention of asylum seekers does not happen.'
A large rock fell from the Western Wall. It might mean more than we thought.
(RNS) — Rabbi Aaron Panken was one of American Judaism's great leaders and teachers. That probably would make him blush.
Can social justice save Reform Judaism? We don't know -- yet.
(RNS) — Should Jews mark the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation? Yes. But.....
A regular and sweet SNL skit taught us something important about American Judaism.
The fiery loss of Camp Newman reminds us of the power of Jewish camping.