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The Quadrant Method: A High Holiday Scenario-Planning Resource

the URJ and Reform Movement partners
May 15, 2020

The URJ is pleased to be working with our Movement partners (including HUC-JIR, CCAR, ACC, NATA, ARJE, ECE-RJ, PEP-RJ, NFTY, and others) to offer the best collaborative thinking and the most comprehensive resources to guide your visioning and planning.

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Resources and Opportunities for Celebrating Shavuot with Your Community

the URJ and Reform Movement partners
May 14, 2020

The Reform Movement has come together to create a variety of digital experiences – including discussion, music, prayer, and poetry – designed to help you observe Shavuot from home or with your congregation in ways that are thoughtful, meaningful, and spiritually engaging.

Pandemic in the Petri Dish of Prison: A Jewish Call for Justice

Rabbi Rick Jacobs & Rabbi Hilly Haber
April 23, 2020

More than two million people are currently living behind bars in America. From Rikers Island in NYC to Cook County Jail in Chicago, jails and prisons across the United States have some of the highest infection rates of COVID-19 in the world.