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11 July 2019

Prof. Joshua Holo, PhD visits Brazil

  • Prof. Joshua Holo, PhD

The main lesson I'm going to carry with me back to the United States is this: In Latin America, the Reform Movement is experiencing a renaissance of focus and energy.

15 May 2019

Welcome Beth El Congregation, São Paulo!

Being one of the oldest Congregations in Latin America preserves its history and traditions and embraces the community of São Paulo promoting a current, inclusive and pluralistic Judaism.

05 April 2019

30 years of WOW Nashot HaKotel

WOW can mean something amazing as well as the act of resilience. The two meanings apply perfectly to the mission of Women of the Wall (WOW).

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11 July 2019

Prof. Joshua Holo, PhD visits Brazil

  • By: Prof. Joshua Holo, PhD

The main lesson I'm going to carry with me back to the United States is this: In Latin America, the Reform Movement is experiencing a renaissance of focus and energy.

11 July 2019

Gathering of the 3rd Adult Bat and ar Mitzvah program

More than twenty participants from São Paulo, Maringá, Rio de Janeiro, Brasilia and Maceió met to share the motivations that led them to take this course in their adult life. The ceremony is scheduled for May 2020.

27 June 2019

Encuentro de estudiantes rabínicos en San Pablo

Con la participación del profesor Joshua Holo, decano del HUC-JIR de Los Ángeles, alumnos del Instituto Rabínico de cinco países se reunieron para avanzar en su formación como futuros líderes espirituales de las comunidades iberoamericanas.

01 June 2019

ARI Honors Rabbi Sergio Margulies

Was honored as the recipient of Hebrew Union College's Doctor of Divinity in celebration of his 25th year of rabbinate.

15 May 2019

Welcome Beth El Congregation, São Paulo!

Being one of the oldest Congregations in Latin America preserves its history and traditions and embraces the community of São Paulo promoting a current, inclusive and pluralistic Judaism.

15 May 2019

Thematic Pesach: Reform Judaism in Latin America

For Pesach celebrations, the Temple Ahavat Shalom's Sisterhood, Northridge, CA, chose a different theme.

15 May 2019

Educational Shabbaton at the Ruth Daniel Residence in Jaffa

About 40 participants from communities in Australia, Belarus, Brazil, Britain, Israel, North America, Russia and Singapore got together to instigating youth Jewish activism, taking into account the outcome of the Israeli election and Passover celebration.

15 May 2019

Pesach Celebration in Latin America

Hundreds of families belonging to all the reformist communities of Latin America shared the Pesach Seder with the same intention: to build a freer and more inclusive Judaism in the region.

05 April 2019

30 years of WOW Nashot HaKotel

WOW can mean something amazing as well as the act of resilience. The two meanings apply perfectly to the mission of Women of the Wall (WOW).

01 April 2019

Communities' Purim Celebration

Nobody missed the opportunity to celebrate, read the Meguilah and dance in community.

29 March 2019

Un representante de Judaica en el "Roswell Klal Yisrael Fellowship"

El jazán y director ejecutivo del Templo Libertad, integrado a la red de Fundación Judaica, Hernán Rustein participó del programa de un año con seminarios presenciales en Israel, Europa y EEUU y una diversidad de encuentros virtuales.

29 March 2019

Idel tapa de la revista Atrapasueños

IDEL es una Fundación sin fines de lucro que desde hace 10 años se dedica a promover la inclusión laboral de personas con discapacidad.

29 March 2019

Bekeff – Juventud Judaica

Los futuros madrijim cerraron en Israel el proceso de formación

29 March 2019

Gustavo Michanie, de JAG, fue electo vicepresidente del Congreso Mundial LGBT Judío

En Sídney, Australia, se realizó el encuentro “Kol Koleinu” (Todas las voces) organizado por Dayenu donde eligió la nueva conducción del World Congress LGBT Judío

07 March 2019

Institute - 30 plus students!

The second academic year of the IIFRR begins and there are already more than 30 students who are looking for a reformist formation.

01 March 2019

New communities - CIPAPI

The UJR-AmLat was approved the affiliation of the Congregação Israelita Capixaba (CIPAPI) to the regional reform movement

01 March 2019

KKL's visit to Maringá

Marcelo Schapochnik, executive director of Keren Kayemet LeIsrael (KKL-Brasil) visited the Associação Israelita do Norte do Paraná (AINP) in February and engaged the community members as well as the city of Parana.

01 Febrary 2019

  • By: Fernando Lottenberg

For the CONIB, the Brazilian Jewish Confederation, 49th annual convention we had the opportunity to bring the remarkable philosopher, social activist and french filmmaker Bernard-Henry Lévy.

21 December 2018

Writing Your Own Story

A year after the first face-to-face meeting of our rabbinical students, we can only be excited by the achievements of the project that was planned, driven and implemented with the clear objective of ensuring Jewish continuity in the region. Today, with 3 kinussim already concluded, we can say that expectations have been largely overcome.