Shuli Passow

Director of Community Engagement

Rabbi Shuli Passow

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Rabbi Shuli Passow

DEI Update—January 2021

We are learning and re-learning that the work of DEI (Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion) is slow, iterative,...

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Toward Shabbat: Va-era

For the past ten weeks, an incredible tension has been eating at my heart.  In the days immediately foll...

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Our Journal of Love and Darkness: A BJ Community Writing Project

We are assembling a collection of written responses to the pandemic --meditations, bits of wisdom gleaned, ...

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Toward Shabbat: Hanukkah

Last January, I began studying Daf Yomi, a seven and a half year journey through the entire Babylonian Talm...

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Toward Shabbat: Lekh Lekha

The first time I saw a sky full—really full—of stars, I was 19 years old. I was in the tiny mountain villag...

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Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at BJ: A Look Back and the Road Ahead

In 2019, B’nai Jeshurun embarked on the next leg of our ongoing journey to be an inclusive community and sp...

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How the West Side Campaign Against Hunger Is Responding To This Moment

BJ has been a longtime supporter of West Side Campaign Against Hunger. Every year, BJ members donate to WSC...

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5781: Spiritual Commitments

Whether you are newer to Jewish ritual or have been practicing your whole life, whether you studied in yesh...

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Our Community: Powered By You

All year, every year, BJ volunteers make amazing things happen. When the COVID-19 pandemic hit New York, it...

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Walk to Shul With Your Friends: Introducing Sidebar

Do you miss mingling with people at kiddush? Saying Shanah Tovah to your neighbors as you settle into your ...

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