Finding Their Way Home For converts, Judaism illuminated their worlds in unexpected ways

As congregations struggle to attract and retain members, some synagogues are merging, as others experiment with new dues structures and youth-targeted initiatives to bring in young people and families. Only about 25 percent of Jews nationally say they attend synagogue once or twice a month, according to a Pew Research study, and less than half… Read More

Baltimore Board of Rabbis: Studying, Teaching, Communing

The Baltimore Board of Rabbis, a collective of close to 60 rabbis of different denominations from around the metro area, functions as a rabbinical forum, study and networking group, but also offers Jewish education to the community. Although the board’s educational outreach has shifted somewhat following a recent funding change, board rabbis still teach a… Read More