JTS to Host Masorti on Campus Student-Leadership Shabbaton, Weekend of Study and Celebration

JTS to Host Masorti on Campus Student-Leadership Shabbaton  Weekend of Study and Celebration Press Contact: Beatrice Adela Mora Office: (212) 678-8950 Email: bemora@jtsa.edu January 23, 2014, New York, NY The Jewish Theological Seminary (JTS) is pleased to host a Shabbaton weekend of education and celebration presented by Masorti on Campus, the new student-run leadership development organization for young Read more about JTS to Host Masorti on Campus Student-Leadership Shabbaton, Weekend of Study and Celebration[…]

Making a Commitment to More

By Avital Morris Avital is an editor for Diyunblog and a first year at The University of Chicago Erev Shabbat, 23 Sh’vat, 5774 Friday, January 24, 2014 CHICAGO — Reading the comments on the many articles published in the past few days about SAR’s exciting decision to allow two girls to lay tefillin at school (full Read more about Making a Commitment to More[…]

Aha! The Conservative/Masorti Movement Reemerges on College Campuses!

In late 1879, a group of young committed Jews from New York and Philadelphia came together to pursue the revival of what they called the, “Ancient faith.” This attempt at revival was to be accomplished through a heightened focus on peoplehood, a greater emphasis on spirituality and religiosity, and the further establishment of Jewish education Read more about Aha! The Conservative/Masorti Movement Reemerges on College Campuses![…]