Preparing for the High Holidays in Challenging Times

Stay updated on the best collaborative thinking across the Reform Movement, as we grapple with how to celebrate the High Holiday season this year: scenario-planning, how to create community at a distance, how to best use technology, understanding the impact of High Holiday themes, and how clergy, staff, and lay people can work together to create your vision for these unique and holy days.

The Reform Movement's 2020 Civic Engagement Campaign

Every Voice. Every Vote. Join the nonpartisan effort to strengthen our democracy by encouraging everyone to participate in the U.S. election and ensure that Reform Jewish values are represented in the public square.

COVID-19 Resources for Congregations

To help you prioritize your community’s health, safety, and spiritual wellbeing, we’ve compiled a list of helpful resources that is being updated as additional resources become available. 

Announcing RJ on the Go and Other Digital Programming

While nothing can replace the feeling of being together in person, the URJ has introduced several exciting opportunities to connect families to Jewish life in a new way this summer.

Press Releases

Reform Movement Statement on Recent Wave of Antisemitism

The Reform Jewish Movement unequivocally condemns the recent antisemitic statements by some public figures, yet merely condemning antisemitism is insufficient, it must also be accompanied by education. Nor will antisemitic words from individual members of an oppressed minority diminish our support of Black lives or detract from our commitment to the dismantling of systemic and structural racism

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This Week's Torah Portion

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This Week's Torah Portion

R'eih
רְאֵה
See [This Day I Set Before You Blessing and Curse]

See, this day I set before you blessing and curse. - Deuteronomy 11:26

Torah

11:26–16:17

Haftarah

Isaiah 54:11-55:5

When

/ 25 Av 5780

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