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June 17, 2016

Bat Mitzvah II

About to celebrate her second bat mitzvah, Felice Kirsh reflects on a famous guest at her first: Mordecai Kaplan.  MORE
June 15, 2016

Dream With Us

The Jewish Exponent features our “Dream With Us” video. MORE
Rabbi Jacob Staub, Ph.D.
June 15, 2016

Spirituality and Mental Health

Rabbi Jacob Staub, Ph.D., explains in The Philadelphia Inquirer why spirituality and spiritual practice is so important to mental health. MORE
June 14, 2016

We Mourn, We Pray

 We call on everyone to choose life  and reject hate and intolerance.  MORE
June 6, 2016

2016 RRC Grad Lands Beth Tikvah Pulpit

After interning there for five years, Rabbi Nathan Weiner, '16, has been hired to replace retiring rabbi Gary Gans, '79, as the spiritual leader of Beth Tikvah in Marlton, NJ. MORE
The six members of the 2016 graduating class gather for a group picture several weeks before graduation.
May 31, 2016

Graduation 2016

On Sunday, June 5, RRC will hold its 2016 graduation ceremony, celebrating the accomplishments of our students, graduates, and leaders who have lived the values of Reconstructionist Judaism. MORE
May 16, 2016

Inspiring Rabbis

Four RRC graduates were included on the Forward’s list of most inspiring rabbis. A  fifth rabbi leads a Reconstructionist community.  MORE
May 11, 2016

Spirituality and Mental Health Workshop

An exploration of the spiritual dimensions of clients’ lives can provide an opening to explore their sense of well-being, meaning/lessness, connection, loneliness, self-criticism MORE
May 11, 2016

From Philly to Boston

After six years at RRC, Greg Hersh is set to graduate and become the religious leader of Temple Emanuel of Wakefield.  MORE
Image of the southern Italian city of Serrastretta
May 5, 2016

Ciao, Calabria

An RRC student was chosen for a new summer internship based in the southern Italian city of Serrastretta.  MORE
May 2, 2016

Interfaith Milestone

RRC student David Eber spoke at the 13th annual Philadelphia Interfaith Walk for Peace and Reconciliation. MORE
April 28, 2016

Groundbreaking Performance

Through an RRC grant, student Ariana Katz has organized a performance that is using cutting-edge theater to confront the issue of sexual assault.  MORE
April 21, 2016

Count the Omer with us!

This year, we’re counting the omer, while featuring the painting Omer 2014, by D’vorah Horn. Follow along on our Instagram and Facebook. We hope you’ll count the omer, and join us on this meditative journey! MORE
Rabbi Mordechai Liebling stands next to a Golden Calf.
April 20, 2016

The Sin of the Golden Calf

Rabbi Mordechai Liebling, director of RRCs Social Justice Organizing program, led a ritual focused on the Golden Calf as part of a Democracy Awakening protest in Washington, D.C. MORE
April 18, 2016

The Hamilton Haggadah

Two of our incredible students were just featured in the Washington Post for their work creating a haggadah parodying the musical Hamilton. MORE

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