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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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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…]

Rabbi Address, right, chats with Rabbi Sam Joseph after recording the podcast at Temple Emanuel, Cherry Hill, NJ, on March 25.
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Rabbi Sam Joseph on the state of Jewish education, on the Jewish Sacred Aging Podcast

On this edition of the Jewish Sacred Aging Podcast, Rabbi Address chats with Rabbi Sam Joseph, the Eleanor Sinsheimer Distinguished Service Professor of Jewish Education and Leadership Development at Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion in [Read more…]