Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion Newswire

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  1. Rabbi David Levy new head of AJC New JerseyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 21 | New Jersey Jewish News

    ... in Buffalo, N.Y., and college at Brandeis University, off he went to Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion's Cincinnati campus, from where he was ordained in 1988. For nearly 30 years he has been a pulpit rabbi in several congregations, ...

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  2. Grapevine: Pardes homecomingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 15 | Jerusalem Post

    ... and success in the years ahead." Rabbi Aaron Panken, president of Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion, also lauded Morris, declaring: "Rabbi Leon Morris brings together all that we wish for in our graduates: a deep love for Jewish life ...

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  3. Beyond he and she: Queer Jews in the rabbinateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 7 | The Jewish News Weekly

    ... who in 2006 became the first out transgender male to be ordained, at Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion in Los Angeles, continues to use the pronoun "he." So does Rabbi Reuben Zellman, director of music at Congregation Beth El in ...

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  4. How Rabbis Are Trying To Make The Conservative Movement More Gay-FriendlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 4 | Forward

    ... of American Jews, imposes no limits on consensual sex between adults, and Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion, the movement's seminary, has admitted openly gay candidates since the early 1990s. The Central Conference of American ...

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  5. What I learned at SinaiRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 1 | The Times of Israel

    ... degree from Brandeis University and rabbinic ordination from the Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion. After serving Arizona-based congregations for nearly fifteen years, she now divides her time between homes in San Francisco and Tel ...

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  6. Could Judy Seigel Be The Next Posthumous Photo Phenom?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 25 | Forward

    Before my mother died , I didn't think about her aesthetic vision, though I always loved her fantastical photographs and large abstract paintings that filled our family's brownstone in Manhattan's West Village. But at her funeral, Rabbi David Adelson, dean of Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion and a family friend, delivered a eulogy that helped me see my mother anew.

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  7. Rabbi Seth Winberg named Executive Director of Hillel at BrandeisRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2017 | Brandeis' News

    ... Studies at Brandeis, and Chancellor Emeritus and Former President of Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion. "I have known Seth for many years, and he possesses a unique combination of intellectual and personal talents and qualities that ...

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  8. Norman Cohen to speak at Beth El in South OrangeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | New Jersey Jewish News

    Dr. Norman Cohen, professor emeritus of midrash and former dean of the Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion in New York, will give the Rabbi Jehiel Orenstein Memorial Lecture at Congregation Beth El in South Orange on Sunday, May 21, at 7 p.m. Cohen, who lectures widely on modern interpretations of the Torah, will discuss "The Challenge of Hineini in Our Lives: Responding to Those We Love." A dessert reception will follow.

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  9. You need to see - A Serious Man' againRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | The Gazette

    ... from popular culture. This past week, a new crop of rabbis was ordained by Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion. Mazal tov to my newest colleagues. I look forward to getting to know you. The three rabbis in A Serious Man are object ...

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  10. You need to see "A Serious Man" again.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | Religion News Service

    ... from popular culture. This past week, a new crop of rabbis was ordained by Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion. Mazal tov to my newest colleagues. I look forward to getting to know you. The three rabbis in A Serious Man are object ...

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  11. PERFORMANCE / TOUR: Friends, Colleagues and Students to Celebrate Janet Lawson in NYC on May 15thRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2017 | All About Jazz

    Friends, current and former students, and many of the incredible musicians she has collaborated with over the years will gather on Monday, May 15th 2017 from 7 to 10pm at the extraordinary Minnie Petrie Synagogue at Hebrew Union College- Jewish Institute of Religion, 1 West 4th St. in New York City , to offer a loving, healing tribute to Janet in celebration of her incredible impact on so many artists and students of jazz. Engaged in a health crisis, Janet is leaving NYC to live with family in Baltimore.

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  12. Friends, Colleagues and Students to Celebrate Janet Lawson in NYC Next WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Friends, current and former students, and many of the incredible musicians she has collaborated with over the years will gather on Monday, May 15th 2017 from 7 to 10pm at the extraordinary Minnie Petrie Synagogue at Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion, 1 West 4th St. in New York City, to offer a loving, healing tribute to Janet in celebration of her incredible impact on so many artists and students of jazz.

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  13. Finding her place as a rabbi: Woman with B'nai Jehudah ties set to be ordained by HUC-JIR this monthRead the original story

    May 11, 2017 | Kansas City Jewish Chronicle

    "The things I love to do, a rabbi gets to do," Miller said. "Writing, public speaking, helping others, running lifecycle events are all part of what a rabbi does.

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  14. Lag b'Omer and the greatness of learningRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | New Jersey Jewish News

    ... of Synagogue 3000 and a professor of liturgy, worship, and ritual at Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion. New Jersey Jewish News welcomes your comments. New Jersey Jewish News reserves the right to edit or remove any comment that is ...

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  15. Why Some See Judaism's Future In Luring Converts - Taboo Or NoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2017 | Forward

    ... towards this end. For example the center has funded initiatives from Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion in New York and the course offered by Feshbach, among many other programs. "The word 'evangelism' sits uneasily with Jewish ...

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  16. A childhood dream to be a rabbi becoming realityRead the original story

    May 4, 2017 | Kansas City Jewish Chronicle

    "My life has revolved around Judaism since I was little," said Taylor Poslosky, who is studying to be a rabbi at Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion. "The synagogue was my first home; I spent more time there than anywhere else."

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  17. Meet The Jews Defying The Taboo Of Proselytizing To GentilesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2017 | Forward

    ... towards this end. For example the center has funded initiatives from Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion in New York and the course offered by Feshbach, among many other programs. "The word 'evangelism' sits uneasily with Jewish ...

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  18. Embracing the community: Javier Cattapan's unique journey brings...Read the original story

    Apr 27, 2017 | Kansas City Jewish Chronicle

    ... accepted LGBT applicants. He thought the best fit for him was the Reform Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion. "At HUC it wasn't an issue. They never asked me. At one point I talked to the dean about it and he said, 'Stop. It's not an ...

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  19. Holy handiworkRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | New Jersey Jewish News

    ... under of Synagogue 3000 and a professor of liturgy, worship, and ritual at Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion.

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  20. Rabbi Rami Shapiro to visit Congregation Beth Torah, teach 'perennial wisdom'Read the original story

    Apr 20, 2017 | Kansas City Jewish Chronicle

    ... prayer books around the world. He received rabbinical ordination from the Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion and holds Ph.D. and doctor of divinity degrees. He was a congregational rabbi for 20 years and an adjunct professor of ...

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