Is Intermarriage Good for the Jews: A Moment Symposium?

“Moment asks a group of prominent rabbis, community leaders and scholars to weigh in on the debate. Although there are a wide range of strongly held views in this symposium, almost everyone we spoke with agreed on two points: Intermarriage is here to stay, and it is imperative to reach out to and integrate interfaith […]

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Congrats Amichai! Top 50? Nope, Top FIVE!!!

A big bold boundary-pushing mazel tov to Rabbi Amichai, named one of the TOP FIVE most influential, accomplished and interesting American Jews in the annual Forward 50! Check out the article here: The Intermarriage Innovator Asking The Tough Questions We are so proud to stand with Rabbi Amichai as he courageously leads us towards a culture […]

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Backyard, for Now: Post Election Reflection from Amichai (Hebrew)

Stay tuned – English translation coming soon. בינתיים בחצר האחורית: תגובה אישית לבחירתו של טראמפ הרב עמיחי לאו-לביא בליל הבחירות מצאתי את עצמי בחצר האחורית של הבית הגדול בעיר קולומבוס שבאוהיו, תחת עץ גדול ושמים גשומים. בתוך הבית, צמודים למסך, התקבצו כמה עשרות פעילות ופעילים מרחבי ארצות הברית. יחד, בשבוע המקדים ליום הבחירות, הלכנו מדלת […]

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Killed by Isolation: Amichai’s speech at Orlando Vigil

Al Eleh Ani Bochiyah | For These Souls We Weep | על אלה אני בוכיה Those who sew in tears, will reap in joy. May all memories be a blessing.     Lab/Shul joined Congregation Bnai Jeshurun (BJ), Saint Paul and Saint Andrew (SPSA), and Romemu for an interfaith vigil honoring the memory of the […]

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