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Judaism Unbound’s Daniel Libenson and Lex Rofeberg Reaching Out to ‘Disaffected But Hopeful’ American Jews

Daniel Libenson and Lex Rofeberg discuss Judaism Unbound, a project of the Institute for the Next Jewish Future, that catalyzes and supports grassroots efforts by “disaffected but hopeful” American Jews to re-imagine and re-design Jewish life in America for the 21st Century. Libenson and Rofeberg are the co-hosts of the Judaism Unbound podcast. [Read more…]

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Rabbi Eric Yoffie, President Emeritus of the Reform Movement, Reflects on Pandemic and Relations with Israel

Rabbi Eric Yoffie, president emeritus of the Union for Reform Judaism, discusses the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on Jewish life and the relationships between liberal American Jews and the State of Israel. [Read more…]

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Philadelphia Rabbi Jill Maderer Discusses Pandemic Impact on Worship, Education, Pastoral Care

As part of a series of discussions about the COVID-19 pandemic’s impact on the Jewish community worldwide, Rabbi Jill L. Maderer, senior rabbi at Congregation Rodeph Shalom in Philadelphia, describes changes in Jewish worship, community life, and pastoral care needs. [Read more…]

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Rabbis Jan Katzew and Stacey Schlein Discuss Pandemic Impact on Jewish Education

Rabbi Jan Katzew, Associate Professor of Education and Jewish Thought at Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion, Cincinnati, and Rabbi Stacey Schlein, rabbi-educator at The Temple-Tiferet Israel, Beachwood, Ohio, discuss the effect of the pandemic on Jewish Education. [Read more…]

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Shelley Craig, Program Director, Faith & Grief, Discusses Support After Death of a Loved One

Shelley Craig, program director of Faith & Grief, discusses the organization’s mission to provide opportunities for comfort and hope to those who have experienced the death of a loved one. [Read more…]

THREAD founder Lane Gardner chats about the organization's arts-centered therapeutic workshops for trauma survivors on the April 9, 2021 Seekers of Meaning TV Show and Podcast
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THREAD uses art-centered and therapeutic workshops to help victims of trauma, says founder Lane Gardner

Rabbi Address chats with Lane Gardner, president and co-founder of Thread (threadconnects.org). THREAD strives to address and alleviate the unrelenting presence of trauma in our world through arts centered and therapeutic workshops. [Read more…]

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Chai Mitzvah builds engaging Jewish education for adults and teens

Audrey Lichter and Nina Woldin from Chai Mitzvah (www.ChaiMitzvah.org) discuss the program’s efforts to build engagement among Jewish adults and teens over Jewish Education. [Read more…]

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Janice Steinberg discusses her novel, ‘The Tin Horse,’ on Seekers of Meaning TV Show and Podcast

Author Janice Steinberg discusses her book, The Tin Horse, a rich multigenerational story about the intense, often fraught bond sisters share and the dreams and sorrows that lay at the heart of the immigrant experience. [Read more…]