Studying the Declaration of Independence like it’s the Torah: One synagogue applies old methods to reflect on modern divisiveness

Washington Post Article  – The challah had been broken and the blessing for Torah study had been chanted when the rabbi posed a question: Which modern-day prophets have been ostracized for sharing a message that no one wanted to hear?

Addressing Guns by Moving Morality

In a public square fractured by debates on moral questions — how can we make space to address them and find common ground?

How Faith Makes Us Purple

Last year was a major opportunity for civic engagement in the Commonwealth of Virginia: we were the only state with a truly contested gubernatorial election, just one year into the Trump administration.