Adopted by the Board of Trustees
The Jewish family, in all of its configurations, is the cornerstone of the Jewish people and its traditions. It has...
SUBMITTED BY THE PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE COMMITTEE HOUSTON, 2005
BACKGROUNDAdolescence is, almost by definition, a difficult time. All the more so concerning issues of sexuality. Our kids...
58th General Assembly
Los Angeles, California
More than 14,000 North Americans have been diagnosed as having acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS). This disease has...
Board of Trustees
White Plains, New York
The Board of the UAHC notes with gratification the effective steps that have been taken to implement the resolution on AIDS passed at...
Adopted by the General Assembly
Union of American Hebrew Congregations
October 29-November 2, 1997 Dallas
Judaism teaches us that every individual human life is of infinite value...
Drug and alcohol abuse continues to plague our society. We are deeply alarmed by the devastation such abuse causes the family and by the ever growing costs
to society, not...
WHEREAS the use and abuse of drugs has become a grave menace in the United States, Canada, and other societies;
THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that member congregations of the Union of American...
While the definitions and terms are varied, we here refer to both persons defined as having a diagnosable mental disorder and those with a serious mental
illness, as well as...
Fetal tissue is a unique substance that has been constructively used in medical research for at least sixty years. Cultures of fetal kidney cells were used
in the 1950s to...
One Biblical word stands for three concepts. Tzedek speaks of social justice, charity and righteousness. Thus the personal, the philanthropic and the
social are inextricably...