The Yad Mordecai Education Fund was awarded to Reconstructionist affiliates who made great strides in adult education. This article reports on the reasons behind each grant. Grantees supported the Fund's goal: to promote ongoing adult education for Reconstructionist Jews through enhanced materials, teaching methods, programs and more.
Rabbi Walt discusses a vision of a transformative Judaism, expressed in both the realms of the spiritual (tikkun ha-nefesh) and the social (tikkun ha-olam), applied to the problems of our day. Excerpted from a sermon at the Reconstructionist Rabbinical College graduation. From the Winter 1997/1998 Reconstructionism Today magazine, Volume 5 Number 2.
Article describes various ways in which Reconstructionist synagogues can actualize their values in the wider world. It also discusses JRF's sponsorship of Tikkun magazine's "Summit on Ethics and Meaning" in April 1996. From the Spring 1996 Reconstructionism Today magazine, Volume 3 Number 3