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What We Believe

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The Union for Reform Judaism strengthens communities that transform the way people connect to Jewish life, building a more whole, just, and compassionate world.

What is Reform Judaism?

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Reform Judaism affirms the central tenets of Judaism - God, Torah and Israel - even as it acknowledges the diversity of Reform Jewish beliefs and practices.

Our Vision & Priorities

The URJ builds community at every level—collaborating and connecting with congregations, organizations, and individuals across North America to advance contemporary and inclusive Jewish life.


URJ Resolutions

The resolutions (position statements) adopted by the URJ represent the evolutionary changes in its stands on many political, social, economic, and humanitarian issues.