If you don't believe in a "traditional" God, why attend services? Why publish a new prayerbook?
Topics: Reconstructionism Today, Reconstructionist History, Philosophy and Theology, Religious Values, Reconstructionist Judaism
Type: RT Article
This article outlines the ideology, philosophy and practice of Reconstructionist Jews as well as their relationship to the larger Jewish community.
This Yom Ha'atzma'ut ceremony was designed by Rabbi Rebecca Lillian. It includes poetry, readings and song.
Topics: Education, Holiday Resources, Teaching Israel, Synagogue Programs, Israel: Culture, Reconstructionist Judaism
In February, 2008, the Jewish Reconstructionist Federation released a summary of their report on the "Boundaries and Opportunities" report on the role of non-Jews in affiliated Reconstructionist congregations
Topics: Jewish Life, Jewish Community, Congregational and Organizational Life, Reconstructionist History, Philosophy and Theology, Reconstructionist Judaism
In this dvar-Torah Syd Nestel makes in depth comparison of Reconstructionist and Conservative approaches to the prohibitions against homosexuality written in Leviticus 18 and 20.
Topics: Jewish Life, Divrei Torah, Jewish Practice, Jewish Thought, Tikkun Olam, Jewish Community, Reconstructionist Judaism
Type: Dvar Torah