Jewish Funders Network: “Guide to Jewish Values and Disability Rights”

This book aims to inspire Jewish communities to more fully integrate disability into our conversations about Jewish values – and to affirm the potential for a powerful connection between Jewish tradition and movements for disability justice. By bringing Jewish texts […]

February 22nd, 2018 - submitted by

SEVEN JEWISH VALUES: GUIDELINES FOR INCLUSIVE JEWISH COMMUNITY POSTER

This classroom poster shows how traditional Jewish values serve as guidelines for creating an inclusive community. Click here to purchase. Please follow and like us:Favorite

December 18th, 2017 - submitted by
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Mindful Parenting: Raising a Child with Judaism in Your Interfaith Family

Over the years I’ve enjoyed—and benefited greatly from—the practice of mindfulness meditation. Studying and practicing mindfulness has helped me to be less judgmental (of myself and others), to be more present in the moments that make up my life and […]

December 18th, 2017 - submitted by

For black Orthodox Jews, constant racism is exhausting

Op-Ed: For black Orthodox Jews, constant racism is exhausting Chava Shervington says the Orthodox Jewish community is beautiful, and better than its racism suggests. Please follow and like us:Favorite

December 18th, 2017 - submitted by

Deaf Women speaks about her seat in synagogue on High Holidays

“An Open Letter to the Woman who Sat in my Seat on Synagogue – From the Deaf Woman who Needs It.” An excellent perspective on dealing with disabilities in every day religious life. http://jewishvaluescenter.org/jvoblog/deaf Please follow and like us:Favorite

November 2nd, 2017 - submitted by

Dignity of Difference: A place for Everyone at the Shabbat Table

Are our Jewish institutions reflective of the diversity we see in the Jewish community? Abby Knopp challenges the audience to recognize diversity within their own communities and questions whether our Jewish institutions are as inclusive as they could be.http://elitalks.org/dignity-difference-place-everyone-shabbat-table Please […]

November 2nd, 2017 - submitted by