Upcoming Events

February 5, 2014 - 7:00am - May 28, 2014 - 7:00pm
Oregon Jewish Museum, Portland, Oregon

Opening of Reclaiming Judaism Artist Sara Harwin's Illuminated Letters: Threads of Connection and the release of the Reclaiming Judaism Press volume by the same title. The exhibition's original works by Judaica artist Sara Harwin weave reflections on root...

August 10, 2014 - 1:00pm - April 28, 2016 - 1:00pm
Teleconference and annual retreat

We are turning Jewish education on its head so that our students will be better able to love life, respect life and choose life. Drawing upon extensive training and research in the methods of relational, experiential and spiritual Jewish education, our award-winning team will advance your...

New Articles

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Question: What is the Jewish perspective on genetic sex selection of children?

Answer: Pre-conception gender selection is now available in the medical marketplace. Gender selection is not a Jewish practice save for in a very few, case-by-case, determinations...

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reviewed by Rabbi Goldie Milgram

Jewish Men at the Crossroads
takes a dip into the section of the gender pool some now call "masculinism". A publication of the Conservative Movement's Federation of Jewish Men's Clubs,...

New Releases

Goldie Milgram and Ellen Frankel, (Eds) with Arthur Kurzweil, Peninnah Schram, Danny Siegel, Mindy Shapiro and Shoshana Silberman
Reclaiming Judaism Press

Looking for stories that excite the imagination, open the heart, and support good values? This juried volume, the second in the award-winning Mitzvah-Centered Life Initiative, offers vibrant new Jewish folklore,...

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Reclaiming Judaism Press

This second edition of Seeking and Soaring: Jewish Approaches to Spiritual Guidance and Development provides the opportunity to meet and learn from thirty-one spiritual guides*,...

New Blog Posts

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 Sometimes the way ahead seems uncertain, and we wish we had a clear sign of our best path forward. We want a sign from God. The Torah portion...

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 It was 1976 and I’d been alienated from Temple life for 20 years. Not that my parents didn’t try: they insisted my family and I come with them every...