In the age of 140-character tweets and 38-second video clips, the Conservative movement is putting its foot down with a nearly 1,000-page reference tome, “The Observant Life: The Wisdom of Conservative Judaism for Contemporary Jews.” The book, published by the Rabbinical Assembly...
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Tag: Conservative Judaism Movement
September 12, 2012 | 2:21 pm
June 18, 2012 | 4:05 am
Take a Deep Breath, America
The US should think carefully before getting taking sides in Syria, Egypt and elsewhere in the region, writes Leslie H. Gelb in the Daily Beast.
Whatever the experts tell them, our leaders will have to come to terms with some...
May 14, 2012 | 12:42 am
January 16, 2003 | 7:00 pm
Rabbi Benay Lappe had been out of the closet for years. She appeared on "Oprah" and taught at a gay synagogue in New York, her colleagues and students at Milken Community High School in Los Angeles knew -- she even had a chapter included in an anthology titled "Lesbian Rabbis"...