Summer Camp is Back!

Registration is now open at the URJ's 15 summer camps. Learn about our plans to reopen safely in 2021 and explore the directory of camps.

Want to work at a Reform Jewish camp this summer? See our listing of open positions and apply now.

Justice, Justice We Shall Pursue: Resources for Action After the Capitol Insurrection

Following recent events at the U.S. Capitol building, the URJ hosted a live online event exploring the systemic change we need on the local, state, and federal levels to confront systemic racism and repair our national fabric. Watch a recording and find resources for use in congregations and Jewish communities, as well as by families and individual, in our shared pursuit of justice.

The URJ's 2019 Annual Report

From January’s Heller High semester kick-off to December’s URJ Biennial, we invite you to explore the highlights of our collective work in 2019.

RJ on the Go Provides Interactive Experiences for Jewish Families

Join this growing community and explore interactive, meaningful and fun experiences that are easily accessible on the go or at home. 

Press Releases

Union for Reform Judaism Welcomes Israeli Supreme Court Ruling  On Reform and Conservative Conversions

March 1, 2021, New York, NY- Rabbi Rick Jacobs, President of the Union for Reform Judaism, has released the following statement on the decision by Israel’s Supreme Court on conversion performed by the Reform and Conservative movements in Israel. "The Union for Reform Judaism welcomes the Israeli Supreme Court decision to recognize Reform and Conservative conversions in the State of Israel. This

Global Reform Movement Leadership Statement Condemning Attacks on Israeli Reform Movement and Rabbi Gilad Kariv

February 21, 2021 ט' אדר תשפ"א We, the leadership of the global Reform Movement, vigorously condemn the most recent attacks on the Israeli Reform Movement and on Rabbi Gilad Kariv, a candidate in the upcoming Knesset elections. These attacks are yet another manifestation of on-going incitement and boycotts against our Movement by some Ultra-Orthodox and National Religious leaders in the Knesset

URJ Opposes Keren Kayemeth LeIsrael’s (KKL-JNF) Expansion of Jewish Settlements with Private Land Purchases Throughout the West Bank

February 12, 2021 - Rabbi Rick Jacobs, President of the Union for Reform Judaism, has released the following statement: The Union for Reform Judaism strongly opposes Keren Kayemeth LeIsrael’s (KKL-JNF) plan to expand Jewish settlements by purchasing private land throughout the West Bank with priority given to land within existing settlements. We have long opposed the proliferation of settlements

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Digital Content to Enliven Your Passover 2021 Seder

March 1, 2021
You already know how to host a beautiful, profound, and Jewishly meaningful seder. What you may not yet know, though, is how to re-imagine your usual traditions to incorporate digital content that will enliven this year’s virtual rendition of your seder.

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This Week's Torah Portion

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This Week's Torah Portion

Ki Tisa
כִּי תִשָּׂא
When You Take a Census

The Eternal One spoke to Moses, saying: "When you take a census of the Israelite men according to their army enrollment, each shall pay the Eternal a ransom for himself on being enrolled, that no plague may come upon them through their being enrolled." - Exodus 30:11-12

Torah

Exodus 30:11−34:35

Haftarah

Ezekiel 36:22-36

When

/ 22 Adar 5781

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