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R' Brous' Invocation at Mayor Garcetti's Inauguration

“God, bless us with holy hutzpah as we rise up against the spiritual anemia and moral decay of our nation; as we stubbornly work toward a vision of liberty, justice and dignity for all.” See video.

Hooray
IKAR honored by Slingshot

For the 12th year in a row, Slingshot has named IKAR one of the 50 most innovative Jewish organizations in North America. Check it out.

Preach
R' Brous Speaks at Women's March on Washington
R' Brous Speaks at Women's March on Washington

“Today, around the country, we, the people, stand together in protest, proclaiming our fidelity to love over hate, progress over regress, and inclusion over exclusion.” See video.

“Today, around the country, we, the people, stand together in protest, proclaiming our fidelity to love over hate, progress over regress, and inclusion over exclusion.” See video.

On Jan. 21, 2017, Rabbi Brous joined faith and community leaders, politicians and entertainers to speak before a crowd of hundreds of thousands.

On Jan. 21, 2017, Rabbi Brous joined faith and community leaders, politicians and entertainers to speak before a crowd of hundreds of thousands.

Upcoming
Beach Shabbat

BYO picnic to Lifeguard Station 26 at Santa Monica Beach, and dine before or after the 6pm service. Be green (and cool) and take the train – only a 6 minute walk to the beach. Join!

 

Road Trip
Water Stations Installation

Be part of a day of service with Water Stations, an org which sets up water stations in the desert near the US-Mexico border to keep people alive when they cross over. Check it out.

FAQ
Are you a synagogue or what?

Yes and no and kinda.

Words like “synagogue” can feel constraining, and we want to think expansively about what Jewish life can be. More FAQs here.

Newly resettled refugee families here in SoCal-Gathering backpacks w school supplies 2 get 'em what they need by 8/9 https://t.co/KKnWqcAYCX
"We cannot simply p-r-a-y over people while they p-r-e-y on the poor& vulnerable among us." Dr. Rev William Barber. https://t.co/18b2KwbmEo