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Witness to Cruelty: Bringing Compassion to McAllen 22-06-2018 20:35
Witness to Cruelty: Bringing Compassion to McAllen We have witnessed traumatic cruelty in the U.S. recently. If witnessing it has been traumatic, we can only begin to imagine the pain of those who suffered it directly....
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Evil Never Disappears 22-06-2018 20:35
Evil Never Disappears Evil never disappears. It just goes into hiding 6/22/2018...
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#FamiliesBelongTogether, and We Won't Stand for Anything Less 22-06-2018 20:35
#FamiliesBelongTogether, and We Won't Stand for Anything Less It is a blessing to stand side by side with other rabbis, cantors, priests, imams, and pastors, to demonstrate our commitment to achieving a more just and compassionate immigration system....
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Reform Jews Demand: #FamiliesBelongTogether! 22-06-2018 20:35
Reform Jews Demand: #FamiliesBelongTogether! On Thursday, a group of 40 faith leaders traveled to McAllen, TX, where they met and bore witness to families who have crossed the border in search of a better future....
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What the Bible Really Says: A Prayer for Those Who Love Humanity and Our Texts 22-06-2018 20:35
What the Bible Really Says: A Prayer for Those Who Love Humanity and Our Texts As someone who loves a religion that holds the texts of the Hebrew Bible as sacred, I take issue with attempts to use the Bible as...
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8 Ways to Take Jewish Action around Family Separation 22-06-2018 20:35
8 Ways to Take Jewish Action around Family Separation We will continue to update this list as more opportunities become available. Thank you for your commitment to keeping families together.  ...
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Working with Germans to Create a Better Future 22-06-2018 20:35
Working with Germans to Create a Better Future As we do for several weeks each year, my wife and I are in Germany, teaching and speaking to students and religious leaders, including a convention of Lutheran pastors....
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5 Must-Know Facts about Prince William’s Visit to Israel 22-06-2018 20:35
5 Must-Know Facts about Prince William’s Visit to Israel Prince William is set to arrive Monday in Israel. Ahead of his trip, JTA compiled some interesting facts relevant to the royal visit....
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World Refugee Day: All Our Days Are Refugee Days 22-06-2018 20:35
World Refugee Day: All Our Days Are Refugee Days Every June, we mark World Refugee Day. Today refugees are a part of the global conversation and the human experience in almost every country in the world....
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The Torah of Inclusion: A Conversation with Montreal's Rabbi Lisa Grushcow 22-06-2018 20:35
The Torah of Inclusion: A Conversation with Montreal's Rabbi Lisa Grushcow "When I was a teenager, people were saying women couldn’t or shouldn’t be rabbis. My reaction was: If you’re telling me not to do this, then this must...
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