March 19, 2013, New York, NY - Passover
begins Monday evening, March 25 and concludes Monday evening, April 1, 2013.
The Union for Reform Judaism (URJ) has an abundance of Passover resources
on the newly launched ReformJudaism.org, the first website
to approach Jewish life, practice, learning, and social justice from a modern
URJ President Rabbi Rick Jacobs and other members of the
URJ staff are available for comments or interviews regarding Passover- one of
the most widely observed holidays on the Jewish calendar.
the Union for Reform Judaism
The Union for Reform Judaism (URJ)
is a dynamic network of congregations, institutions, lay leaders,
clergy and professionals across North America that impacts the lives of
millions of individuals every day. Our progressive, inclusive approach
unites thousands of years of Jewish tradition and values with modern
Jewish experience to strengthen Judaism today and for future
generations. Through programs, information and networking opportunities
provided by the URJ, our nearly 900 member congregations enhance their
capacity to build and expand community, deepen Jewish learning, energize
worship, pursue social justice and develop inspired leadership.