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This week's Torah portion, Pinchas, includes the story of five sisters who came before Moses to chal
In the period of wandering between the Exodus from Egypt and the entrance into the Promised Land, Moses is instructed many times to count the Israelites.
Equal Pay Day symbolizes the extra time women, on average, need to work each year to earn the same salary as men.
In 1980, President Jimmy Carter issued a Presidential Proclamation recognizing one week in March as National Women’s History Week.
I remember when he crooned,
Come, dance for me!
And I would,
just for him.
Today is International Women’s Day, a day to celebrate the social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of women and also to commit to
On Saturday, January 21st, Reform Jews joined marches for women's rights in all 50 states & cities around the world.
On Saturday, January 21, we astonished ourselves. Millions of women and supporters around the globe turned out to demonstrate peacefully for human rights and against hate.
No matter which candidate you voted for, today is a momentous day. It marks the beginning of a new period in our shared history.
This summer, I began my rabbinical school studies at Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion.
Learn why Tishah B'Av stands as a day to reflect on the suffering that occurs in our world.
Here are home rituals to observe Shabbat: candle lighting, and blessings over wine and challah.
Dubbed “the Torah pass” by the founding rabbi of our congregation, our rabbi has continued this emotional ritual.
Find out what was hidden under the chocolates Uncle George had packed in the summer of 1937.
The Jewish Sabbath is a time set apart to focus on what really matters: gratitude for our lives and our communities, and for the growth of the spirit.
At sundown on Friday, the Shabbat candles are lit before the blessing is recited. Here are the words and a recording to hear them sung!
These are the words that Moses addressed to all Israel on the other side of the Jordan. - Deuteronomy 1:1
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Learn why the newest FBI annual Hate Crime Statistics Report is especially frightening,
Learn why one congregation has joined 170 others to help refugee families resettle in their area.
One of the defining questions of Jewish peoplehood in our time is: “Who is a Jew?”
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!