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Tikkun Olam…Repairing the World. We hear this phrase often at Washington Hebrew Congregation, and it is not surprising. The value of committing to social action and the pursuit of social justice are the bedrock of the connection many of us have to Reform Judaism. They speak to who we are as a community and people, and I would not be surprised to hear if you have included a commitment to more actively engage in community service and social justice in your 2018 New Year’s resolutions.Read More  ➔

Repairing The World

Three Wise Men Spreading a Message of Hope Over Fear

Since last spring, Rabbi Lustig has partnered with Imam Mohamed Magid of the ADAMS Center and Pastor Bob Roberts of Dallas' Northwood Church in The American Caravan for Peace, a flagship program of the Forum for Peace in Muslim Societies, which works to build bridges between faith communities.Read More  ➔


Recognition and Honor for WHC President David Astrove

This week, more than 5,000 Reform Jewish clergy, professionals, and lay leaders are gathering in Boston for the Union for Reform Judaism (URJ) Biennial, a five-day conference that helps shape the future of the Reform Movement.Read More  ➔