Topic: Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion
For the first time, Israel will begin funding rabbis from the Reform and Conservative movements, which have long been shut out in a country dominated by Orthodox Judaism.
Yes, there are huge obstacles. But the advantages of talking over fighting can't be discounted. Peace talks slow the killing, promote civil society, and may shift the dynamics in the region for a more stable future.
09/14/2010 11:20 am
Eboo Patel founded the Interfaith Youth Core as a way for young people to better understand and defend religious diversity.
03/22/2010 01:20 pm
A women's commentary on the sacred text, 13 years in development, could become a model for future works.
02/21/2008 12:00 am