Reform Judaism

The Reform Jewish movement maintains that Judaism and Jewish traditions should be modernized and compatible with participation in the surrounding culture. Many branches of Reform Judaism hold that Jewish law should be interpreted as a set of general guidelines rather than as a list of restrictions whose literal observance is required of all Jews. Similar movements that are also occasionally called "Reform" include the Israeli Progressive Movem... View more

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Hinei Ma Tov at the URJ 2011 Biennial

Hinei Ma Tov sung with spirit and meaning at the Union of Reform Judaism 2011 Biennial. The video was shot from a screen with an iPhone and is nei...

Understanding the World with Rachel Laser and Barbara Weinstein of RAC 11-14-13

Had a great conversation with Rachel Laser and Barbara Weinstein of the Religious Action Center RAC. We talked about what the RAC is, what it does,...

The Nazi's Table

A mother leaves Prague in a cattle car; her son returns there as a Sabbath-observant, US ambassador.

On Yom Kippur: Criminal justice reform for a new year

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Cantor Moshe Ganchoff yiddish A Gute Vuch

Moshe Ganchoff 1905 - 1997 "The Cantors' Cantor" Gleaned from many sources (Reprinted from JSM Vol 217 April 2011) Until the very end of hi...

Israel Moment #25 Jews Persecuting Christians

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