Join Us at the URJ Biennial

Join Us at the URJ Biennial

The 2017 Union for Reform Judaism Biennial is December 6 to 10 at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston. Don't miss this nearby opportunity to join 5,000 Reform Jews for five fantastic days filled with meaningful worship, terrific learning sessions, joyous music, great people, beautiful Judaica, and the opportunity to learn and grow. Register now---early bird pricing ends October 10---or just come to the free Shabbat services that Friday night! (more…)...
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Rosh Hashanah Sermon 5778

Rosh Hashanah Sermon 5778

Rabbi Robin S. Sparr: A year ago I stood before you, imploring you to be guided by social justice principles of Judaism as you stepped into the voting booth. I urged you to consider not just any single issue, but to focus on what it means to stand in support of a just and humane society. I further requested that, after you stepped out of the voting both, you would forgive and mend relationships with your friends and family who might have voted differently. It’s been a long year. (more…)...
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Help Advance Criminal Justice Reform

Help Advance Criminal Justice Reform

The Jewish Community Relations Council (JCRC), in partnership with the Greater Boston Interfaith Organization (GBIO) and with many Massachusetts Reform rabbis, is asking people in Massachusetts to take action now on criminal justice reform. Rabbi Sparr has signed their letter urging our state political leadership to strengthen pending criminal justice legislation. Now it's our turn. (more…)...
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