In a world where women can be rabbis, cantors and synagogue presidents, traditional sisterhoods are re-inventing themselves and tweaking tradition to stay relevant in women’s lives.
After drifting away from Judaism as an adult, a Jewish inmate finds strength, solace and community by reconnecting with his faith.
Through the food, history and culture of Jews around the world, a summer camp helps kids broaden their understanding of Jewish identity – and see that being Jewish is more than skin-deep.
Reshet Ramah, Camp Ramah’s alumni and community engagement network, is poised to expand the role that camp plays in building Jewish community.
In Conservative Judaism the Committee on Jewish Law and Standards is the body that decides if, when, and how Jewish law should change.
With the help of a new book, even routine synagogue board meetings gain sparks of meaning.
Taking a page from Lev Shalem, the popular High Holiday machzor, a new Shabbat and festival siddur offers an updated translation, layout and commentary designed to enliven the experience of prayer
for contemporary Jews.
An ancient Sukkot tradition is expanded thanks to the creativity and determination of a new generation of women.
For a young man who’s both Jewish and black, the killings of black men by police resonate too powerfully to be ignored.
A Baltimore rabbi offers the real story behind events following the death of Freddie Gray
Thinking about shaking up your minyan? Learn about some innovative ideas from USCJ kehillot.
The Shoah had seemed like far-off history, until this Jewish teen took part in an intimate gathering known as Zikaron BaSalon
A look inside an adult-education program whose participants created art based on text study.
After Katrina, a New Orleans congregation has done much more than come back from adversity
I believe the work being done at the CY is one of the true successes of Conservative Judaism. I found the Yeshiva to be a magical Jewish learning utopia made from Jerusalem stone.
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