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Let's Journey Together

In an essay that appeared in Philadelphia’s Jewish Exponent, Rabbi Deborah Waxman, Ph.D., makes the case that Reconstructionist Judaism matters now more than ever.

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How to Pray

How do you pray, anyway? Rabbi Jacob Staub explores this seemingly simple question.

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High Holiday Message from Rabbi Deborah Waxman, Ph.D.

At Rosh Hashanah, as we turn to new beginnings, we seek to repent—to do teshuvah—for what we have done wrong. And we can also affirmatively foster ourselves toward resilience—toward a thriving, loving outlook in spite of whatever challenges we encounter in life. In this video, I explore themes of resilience embedded into Jewish practice.

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Human, Why Do You Sleep?

Examination of Rabbi Kelilah Miller’s papercut, “Human, Why Do You Sleep?”

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Herring and Havdalah

An essay on travel to Eastern Europe, and the strangeness and familiarity found there.

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Finding Holiness in Everyday Experience

In this award-winning High Holiday sermon, RRC student Elyssa Cherney explores where holiness resides.

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Spirituality and Mental Health

Rabbi Jacob Staub, Ph.D., explains why spirituality can be such an important aspect of mental health. 

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Preparing for a Child

Reflections on the spirituality of impending parenthood.

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