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White supremacy is our country’s original sin
“Domestic terrorism is the logical outcome of an atmosphere of radicalized hatred that now receives daily ammunition from the highest offices.”
L.A. rabbi arrested in Washington for protesting health care bill
“As people of faith, we are called to operate in a way that is just and right and compassionate in all cases, but we’re asked to have special care for the most vulnerable.”
Religious Leaders Keep Getting Arrested at the Nation’s Capitol and it is Glorious
Rabbi Brous and a group off faith leaders are standing up, speaking out, and resisting immoral healthcare legislation.
Jewish Journal on R’ Brous’ Invocation at City Hall
“Our mayor and our city leaders have turned this city into a holy hot spot, an oasis of love and justice.” Preach, Rabbi.
R’ Brous Gives 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.”
Faith Communities Remember Pulse Victims – NBC News
“Faith communities have a poor track record when it comes to LGBTQ inclusion. Righting that historic wrong has been a priority for our community from its inception.”
Muslims, Jews & Women in America – The Economist
Efforts by faith groups to understand each other better seem to be gathering pace. Some of the most eye-catching projects bring together Muslims and Jews, and their organizers are now more likely to be female than male.
Auburn Senior Fellows in the Washington Post
People are looking for a ‘Religious Left.’ This little-known network of clergy has been organizing it.
Muslim, Jewish communities show mutual support through storytelling – KPCC
At the Hayworth Theater
Rabbi Sharon Brous’ Sage Advice on Fighting Anti-Semitism – Popsugar
Americans need to come together across faiths.
Why Jewish Leaders Rally Behind a Palestinian-American Women’s March Organizer
“I have to believe that the more we’re in conversation, we’re growing and learning from one another.”
Rabbi Brous Speaks at Women’s March on Washington
And IKAR co-sponsors the event. Prefer to read R’ Brous’ speech? You can.
Panelists Debate Trump & the Jews
” I don’t think she’s going to be our Queen Esther in this case.”
Jerusalem Post Names R’ Brous Among the 50 Most Influential Jews
Number twenty-two, to be precise.
Rabbi Brous Talks to NYT Bestselling Author Rob Bell
On the RobCast Podcast, of course.
Jewish Emergent Network Announces 1st Cohort of Rabbinic Fellows
The big idea? To train the next generation of enterprising rabbis to take on the challenges and realities of 21st century Jewish life in America.
What Does It Mean to Be a Jew in the World?
VIDEO – Sharon Brous describes how she went from being an outsider of the Jewish community to one of America’s leading rabbis, and explains how the story of Exodus can guide Jews in their interactions with the world.