RJ Blog

A Jewish Supremacist Party was Disqualified from the Knesset

A Jewish Supremacist Party was Disqualified from the Knesset ...

Mrs. Maisel Offers Comedy, Resilience, and Hope in a World That Needs It

Mrs. Maisel Offers Comedy, Resilience, and Hope in a World That Needs It ...

URJ Youth

On the Other Hand

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...

The Laws of Leviticus, Choice, and AJ Jacobs, the Gratitude Expert

This parashah introduces many laws and rituals that might seem irrelevant to our modern lives, but what do these laws teach us? How do we bring them i...

RJ Blog Social Justice

Talking to My Daughter about the Refugee Crisis

Talking to My Daughter about the Refugee Crisis ...

Learning How to Make a Difference in Our World

Learning How to Make a Difference in Our World L...

RJ Blog Jewish Life

Mrs. Maisel Offers Comedy, Resilience, and Hope in a World That Needs It

Mrs. Maisel Offers Comedy, Resilience, and Hope in a World That Needs It ...

What I Learned About Grief and Mourning in the Film "To Dust"

What I Learned About Grief and Mourning in the Film "To Dust" ...

RJ Blog Practice

What I Learned About Grief and Mourning in the Film "To Dust"

What I Learned About Grief and Mourning in the Film "To Dust" ...

Talking to My Daughter about the Refugee Crisis

Talking to My Daughter about the Refugee Crisis ...

RJ Blog Learning

On the Other Hand: Ten Minutes of Torah -- Vayeitzei: Hate Will Not Define Us

On the Other Hand: Ten Minutes of Torah -- Vayeitzei: Hate Will Not Define Us By:  Rabbi Rick Jacob...

On the Other Hand: Ten Minutes of Torah -- Vayishlach: Knowing When to Wrestle and When to Hug

On the Other Hand: Ten Minutes of Torah -- Vayishlach: Knowing When to Wrestle and When to Hug By:  ...

RJ Blog Jewish Holidays

An Introvert’s Guide to Purim: How to Enjoy a Sometimes-Overwhelming Holiday

An Introvert’s Guide to Purim: How to Enjoy a Sometimes-Overwhelming Holiday ...

Book of Esther: A Poem

Book of Esther: A Poem Book of Esther: A Poem ...

RJ Blog Israel

It’s Election Season in Israel: What You Need to Know

It’s Election Season in Israel: What You Need to Know ...

The Struggle to Build a Loving, Accepting, and Ethical Israel

The Struggle to Build a Loving, Accepting, and Ethical Israel ...

Torah commentaries

Encountering God in the Sacred Silence

Saturday, March 16, 2019

URJ Press Releases

Reform Jewish Movement Welcomes New House Resolution on Anti-Semitism, Anti-Muslim Discrimination and Bigotry

Reform Jewish Movement Welcomes New House Resolution on Anti-Semitism, Anti-Muslim Di...

Torah

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

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

It's Time for a New Deal Between Humanity and Earth

It's Time for a New Deal Between Humanity and Earth ...

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 ...