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Synagogues

Want to End Campus Sexual Assault? Tackle the Primary Issue Being Ignored

Dr. Yvonne K. Fulbright | Posted 10.08.2014 | College
Dr. Yvonne K. Fulbright

Until we're willing to deal with the fact that young people are sexual people who need more realistic, developmentally appropriate guidance when it comes to sexual expression and satisfaction, the situation is not going to change.

The 19 Most Stunning Sacred Places Around the World

minube | Posted 07.20.2014 | Travel
minube

From mountaintop monasteries to super-modern temples, these amazing places will make you believe.

LOOK: 50 Stunning Synagogues Will Knock Your Socks Off

The Huffington Post | Yasmine Hafiz | Posted 11.03.2013 | Religion

Take a look at these gorgeous synagogues and temples that span the globe from New York to Norway. While some offer traditional grandeur and others hav...

The Pew Survey of U.S. Jews: Ramifications and Recommendations

Rabbi Ammiel Hirsch | Posted 12.07.2013 | Religion
Rabbi Ammiel Hirsch

There are fewer Jews (except for the Orthodox). There are fewer Jews marrying Jews. There are fewer Jewish children. There are fewer Jews who affiliate with the Jewish community. There is fewer Jewish intensity.

How to Attract Young Adults: 7 Characteristics of Highly Successful Congregations

David Briggs | Posted 10.12.2013 | Religion
David Briggs

As fewer young people fill the pews of houses of worship, some congregations are trying innovative ways to halt the exodus of young adults from organized religion. But it is a massive challenge.

Better Safe Than Sorry

AP | Posted 03.20.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- The New York Police Department stepped up security at synagogues and other sites on Monday after a deadly attack on a Jewish school in Fra...

Social Media And Religion

Rabbi Jason Miller | Posted 11.19.2011 | Religion
Rabbi Jason Miller

As social media increasingly become part of our daily lives, people will find new ways to interact with religion and spirituality.

Lizzie Schiffman

Post-9/11, Chicago Jews And Muslims Team Up

HuffingtonPost.com | Lizzie Schiffman | Posted 11.09.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- When a Palestinian woman named Nazira saw people covered in soot and blood running onto the train during her commute in New York City on Se...

Thinking About Integrity

Laura Mola | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Laura Mola

We can all be fair, especially when it suits us. We can all have ethics when we have nothing to lose. We can all be moral when it serves our interest.

Religion: When Democracy Becomes Hypocrisy

Donna Flagg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Donna Flagg

The combat, the hypocrisy, the grandstanding, the bravado, it's killing us. We are fighting over a piece of land and religion is once again at the heart of it.

Taking Saturdays Off: Turning Luxury Into Necessity

Delia Lloyd | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Delia Lloyd

I'm going to experiment with assigning myself only two jobs on Saturday -- going to yoga and reading The New Yorker.

Will Friday Sermons Condemn Jihadist Plot to Blow Up New York Synagogues?

Rabbi Abraham Cooper | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Rabbi Abraham Cooper

When Obama expands the limits of dialogue, the first red line he must draw is against the poison of state-sanctioned bigotry that is spawning not only hatred but criminal violence.

Green Churches, Green Synagogues: Stewards Of The Earth

AP | CARYN ROUSSEAU | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

EVANSTON, Ill. — When it rained, water filled the basement a foot high, flooding the preschool room at least once a year. The air conditioner wo...