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I have always been the cook in our family and during the last two years, I’ve started to branch out into baking.
"Walking on holy ground," that’s what Pastor Rosemary Sanchez-Guzman called it. She wasn’t speaking about the physical act of walking.
In literature as in life, liminality represents the state of being “in between,” altered by what has come before and in anticipation of what is yet to come.
I have told the Passover story over and over, year after year – tasting bitterness, weeping salty tears, making mortar for bri
Once again, we’re on the brink of Passover, the most observed holiday in Jewish life, and one that overflows with questions.
Secretary of State
The State Department
Dear Mr. Secretary,
Long ago in Persia, before tweets and 24-hour news cycles, a royal vizier named Haman had the ear of King Achashverosh, a foolish and malleable man.
In the aftermath of yet another attack on a Jewish cemetery, another round of bomb threats at JCCs, and an ever-increasing climate of fear and hostility, perhaps we can find inspiration in the poet
Last Shabbat, we read Parashat Mishpatim, the sixth parashah in the book of Exodus.
Some days I get so annoyed with our people – especially when we kvetch, we groan, we complain.
Today wasn’t one of those days.
Learn why Reform Jews observe Selichot on the Saturday evening prior to Rosh HaShanah.
Rosh HaShanah begins at sundown on September 20th.
"Basketball became a focal point of my life at school, at camp, and in my day-dreams of the future."
Find out what was hidden under the chocolates Uncle George had packed in the summer of 1937.
As summer winds down and the back-to-school season approaches, so, too, do the High Holidays. Here's how to get ready!
Whether you’re a member or a visitor, familiarity with synagogue etiquette will help you get the most from your experience.
You shall appoint magistrates and officials for your tribes, in all the settlements that the Eternal your God is giving you, and they shall govern the people with due justice. - Deuteronomy 16:18
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Learn about a memorable aspect of one young man's big day.
Learn why one congregation has joined 170 others to help refugee families resettle in their area.
Discover the how one Reform synagogue in Netanya celebrates Shabbat.
How do we respond to the distorted media coverage of Israel?
The artwork on this note card was created by 5768 WRJ Art Calendar artist Césan d’Ornellas Levine.
April showers bring May flowers; prepare with a WRJ umbrella—now on sale!