RJ Blog

Canada Day, Korach, and Audacious Hospitality

Canada Day, Korach, and Audacious Hospitality Let...

The Things Other People Say to Small-Town Jews

The Things Other People Say to Small-Town Jews I h...

URJ Youth

On the Other Hand

Challenge Accepted

What’s your holy mission? In Parashah Sh'lach L'cha, we learn about the 12 scouts, or emissaries, sent by Moses to learn about the land of Canaan. J...

Breaking Barriers and Saving Lives

In this week’s Parashah, B'haalot'cha, Miriam and Aaron speak against Moses - leading to Miriam's affliction of leprosy. When Moses sees his sister...

RJ Blog Social Justice

Migrant Children Belong in Schools, Not Cages

Migrant Children Belong in Schools, Not Cages Mi...

4 Ways to Take Action for Equality Beyond Pride Month

4 Ways to Take Action for Equality Beyond Pride Month ...

RJ Blog Jewish Life

Canada Day, Korach, and Audacious Hospitality

Canada Day, Korach, and Audacious Hospitality Ca...

The Things Other People Say to Small-Town Jews

The Things Other People Say to Small-Town Jews T...

RJ Blog Practice

The Things Other People Say to Small-Town Jews

The Things Other People Say to Small-Town Jews T...

4 Ways to Take Action for Equality Beyond Pride Month

4 Ways to Take Action for Equality Beyond Pride Month ...

RJ Blog Jewish Holidays

The Things Other People Say to Small-Town Jews

The Things Other People Say to Small-Town Jews T...

Creating Torah from Challah and Challah from Torah

Creating Torah from Challah and Challah from Torah ...

RJ Blog Israel

How Can Israel Become a Place of Justice?

How Can Israel Become a Place of Justice? How Ca...

The Torah of Elections in Israel: Concern and Optimism

The Torah of Elections in Israel: Concern and Optimism ...

Torah commentaries

URJ Press Releases

URJ and CCAR Statement on Israel Under Attack

URJ and CCAR Statement on Israel Under Attack URJ and CCAR Statement on Israel Under A...

URJ and The Kraus Family Foundation Announce the Gilbert and Eleanor Kraus Initiative for Immigrant and Refugee Justice

URJ and The Kraus Family Foundation Announce the Gilbert and Eleanor Kraus Initiative for Immigrant and Refugee Justice ...

Torah

Canada Day, Korach, and Audacious Hospitality

Canada Day, Korach, and Audacious Hospitality Ca...

Parashat B'midbar: Whom We Count, Why We Count, and How We Can Better Count Everyone

Parashat B'midbar: Whom We Count, Why We Count, and How We Can Better Count Everyone ...

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 Things Other People Say to Small-Town Jews

The Things Other People Say to Small-Town Jews T...

The Small Miracle I Found in a Tel Aviv Café

The Small Miracle I Found in a Tel Aviv Café Th...

Shabbat

My Very First Shabbat: Looking Back

My Very First Shabbat: Looking Back My Very Firs...

The Day I Guarded My Synagogue's Front Door

The Day I Guarded My Synagogue's Front Door ...

Parenting

For the Love of Jeff: A Father’s Day Reflection on Mister Rogers’ Most Memorable Young Guest

For the Love of Jeff: A Father’s Day Reflection on Mister Rogers’ Most Memorable Young Guest ...