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Secular Holidays

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Secular holidays give us the chance to widen our communities of celebration. We can join with other Americans for prayer, introspection or community service, as we observe holidays that connect us to each other. We can also interpret these holidays in a Jewish context, understanding them in light of the texts and experiences of our people.

Call for Submissions: Presidents' Day

By Ritualwell
Presidents come and go, but the words of the people will (hopefully) last a very long time. What does Presidents' Day mean in 2018?  more
Blog Post | February 4, 2018

Stumbling into Gratitude

By Stacey Zisook Robinson
How can I possibly give thanks to God if I stumble on the thanks I give to the people most important to me?   more
Blog Post | November 22, 2017

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Ingredients of Prayer: Writing Contemporary Liturgy

What makes a prayer a prayer? What are the varieties of ways to encounter prayer in our daily lives and make it our own? How do I write my own prayers? Join acclaimed liturgist Alden Solovy in a playful and inquisitive exploration of the ingredients of prayer. Connect with other seekers and write your own prayers in a safe and supportive environment. Classes meet online through Zoom and begin October 16th. All are welcome!

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