June 28, 2012 3:25pm
Who qualifies as “other” among the growing number of Jews eschewing movement identification is open to debate. But some leading outreach professionals agree: Their needs remain unmet by the organized Jewish community.
June 28, 2012 2:54pm
Orthodox and Reform Jewish campers will hold a joint Fourth of July celebration.
June 28, 2012 1:35pm
Andrew Rehfeld, a law professor long active in the Jewish community, was named the chief executive officer and president of the Jewish Federation of St. Louis.
June 25, 2012 4:10pm
The Virginia Holocaust Museum ousted its executive director and president, Jay Ipson.
June 20, 2012 3:00pm
The latest round of negotiations over Iran’s nuclear program ended with no agreement.
June 19, 2012 5:39pm
Class-action attorneys have filed a lawsuit against Hebrew National’s parent company, ConAgra, claiming its products do not meet the standards of ‘Orthodox Jewish law.’ ConAgra and the kosher certifier of Hebrew National products are rejecting the claim.
June 12, 2012 6:34pm
The largest Jewish community outside of Israel has America’s most diverse Jewish population, according to a population survey by New York’s federation.
June 11, 2012 6:34pm
Rabbi Rick Jacobs in his formal installation as president of the Union for Reform Judaism called on the movement to “chart a new course.”
June 11, 2012 4:13pm
Herbert Klapper, the president of a New Jersey not-for-profit cemetery, has one of the top salaries in the Jewish communal world.
June 11, 2012 3:49pm
The Conservative movement has reduced funding for its college campus organization, and expects Koach supporters to come up with the remaining requested money, according to United Synagogue for Conservative Judaism’s executive vice president.