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  1. Embracing Our Sorrows

    Tisha B’Av (The Ninth Day of Av) is a 24-hour fast that is observed this week. Traditionally, it is a big deal. It is the only 24-hour fast on the Jewish calendar besides Yom Kippur. Jews commemorate the destruction of the Second Jerusalem Temple in 70 C.E. and many other calamitous events that have occurred throughout our history.

    Why do we harp on sorrowful events that occurred so many centuries ago? It is a legitimate question.

    https://archive.reconstructingjudaism.org/news/embracing-our-sorrows

    Posted on: 2017/07/31 - 1:22pm

  2. Pacfic Northwest Shabbaton Writeup

    At the bucolic Camp Solomon Schechter outside Olympia, Wash., roughly 120 people, both adults and children, experienced Jewish community at its most inspiring. By joining together in a current climate where individuals have fallen away from communal activities and commitments—described by Robert D.

    https://archive.reconstructingjudaism.org/news/pnw-shabbaton-2017

    Posted on: 2017/08/08 - 10:28am

  3. Statement on Charlottesville

    The Reconstructionist Rabbinical College and Jewish Reconstructionist Communities condemns in the strongest terms the white supremacist groups that gathered in Charlottesville, VA, over the weekend to promote racism, anti-Semitism, and other ideologies of bigotry. Our hearts go out to the family of Heather Heyer, the anti-hate demonstrator who was killed in what has been accurately characterized by the U.S.

    https://archive.reconstructingjudaism.org/news/charlottesville-response

    Posted on: 2017/08/14 - 2:35pm

  4. Hashivenu op-ed

    This essay was originally published on August 15, 2017 at eJewishPhilanthropy.

    https://archive.reconstructingjudaism.org/news/keeping-faith-resilience-jewish-tradition

    Posted on: 2017/08/15 - 9:50am

  5. A Kiss Is Just A Kiss Global Day of Jewish Learning 2015

    A Kiss is Just A Kiss? Mystical Union, Personal Salvation, and World Redemption through Kabbalistic Kissing

    https://archive.reconstructingjudaism.org/video/global-day-2015

    Posted on: 2015/11/15 - 12:00am

  6. Faith Organization Letter Against Funding the Commission on Election Integrity

    The Reconstructionist Rabbinical College/Jewish Reconstructionist Communities signed a letter to Congress opposing the funding of President Trump’s “Commission on Election Integrity.” In the letter’s words:

    https://archive.reconstructingjudaism.org/endorsement/faith-organization-letter-against-funding-commission-election-integrity

    Posted on: 2017/07/20 - 12:00am

  7. Faith Voices letter in support of keeping houses of worship non-partisan

    Reconstructionist leaders were among the more than 4000 signatories to a letter urging the U.S. Senate not to repeal or weaken current law that prevents tax-exempt religious organizations from partisan political endorsements. The text of the letter follows. For a full list of signatories, see the attached PDF.

    Dear Senator:

    https://archive.reconstructingjudaism.org/endorsement/faith-voices-letter-support-keeping-houses-worship-non-partisan

    Posted on: 2017/08/16 - 12:00am

  8. Endorsement of NILI Interfaith letter on peace in middle east

    Reconstructionist leaders were among the 35 Jewish, Christian, and Muslim national religious leaders sending a letter to President Trump agreeing that Israeli-Palestinian peace is possible. 

    In a statement released through the National Interfaith Leadership Initiative (NILI), the religious leaders state: “Based on the legitimate, long-standing aspirations of Israelis and Palestinians for national self-determination and security, a two-state solution still represents the most realistic way to meet essential interests of both peoples and to resolve the conflict.

    https://archive.reconstructingjudaism.org/endorsement/endorsement-letter-middle-east-peace

    Posted on: 2017/07/24 - 12:00am

  9. Petition Against Fascism

  10. Innovation 101: Have 100 Coffees

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