A Full and Diverse Rabbinate

Feb 24, 2020 by

I grew up in a small South Georgia town. “Shabbat” services were every other Sunday evening, as our congregation of 18 or so families...

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A New Year’s Message Fro...

Jan 8, 2020 by

Rabbi Hara Person, Chief Executive of the CCAR, reflects on her first six months as Chief Executive, her vision for the organization...

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What is Unique About the CCAR ...

Jun 8, 2018 by

The CCAR Code of Ethics is an “ecclesiastical” system, based on religious principles and our lived experience and shared expectations...

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On the Eve of Thanksgiving, Fu...

Nov 23, 2016 by

On this eve of Thanksgiving, I am reflecting deeply and with profound movement of spirit and heart upon two weeks of listening,...

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Balancing Critique and Gratitu...

Feb 1, 2016 by

Like many rabbis, I receive a weekly email from the remnants of the Alban Institute, a premier source of information and consulting...

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Celebrating the Transformation...

Dec 21, 2015 by

This year marks the 50th anniversary of one of the biggest events in religious history. It was an event so groundbreaking and...

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APA Mental Health Guide for Fa...

Jul 16, 2015 by

The American Psychiatric Association has just released new resources on mental health for faith leaders. Thanks to our colleague...

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Marriage Equality and a Vision...

Jun 26, 2015 by

We shout mazel tov for marriage equality! The dream has come true, but there is work to do! The United States has taken one more step...

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