Synagogue Life

Inclusion for All

Hineinu is an innovative new collaboration of disability professionals from the Conservative, Orthodox, Reconstructionist, and Reform movements who will share resources with the hope of increasing inclusion in our synagogues for people of all abilities.

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Abby Jacobson

When Small is Just Right

An interview with Rabbi Abby Jacobson of Emanuel Synagogue in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

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The Care and Feeding of a Prospective Member: From Both Sides of the Table

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The Minyan Maker

Those who come regularly to minyan form a club with open membership, and each new arrival ensures the club’s existence into the future.

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A B’nai Mitzvah Birthright: Betting the House on Immersive Jewish Education

While we should never assume that any statistical trend immutably reveals the future, if we want to take ownership of our reality, we need to think strategically about how to play our hand.

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New Roads to Engagement

A new project from FJMC and Brandeis University looks to lower barriers in synagogue life.

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Two-By-Two?

A new initiative aims to challenge the “Noah Syndrome,” our tendency to treat couples as the social norm and marginalize singles.

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Women’s League is the Voice of Conservative Jewish Women for Tikkun Olam

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In Harmony: People and Music

Voices of the Conservative Movement

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The Urban Rabbi

For a Baltimore rabbi, social justice means forging real bonds between his synagogue and the predominantly African-American community around it.

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