This date marks the 50th anniversary of the reunification of Jerusalem under Israeli sovereignty. For many Jews, that moment was one of celebration, when access to Jewish holy sites that had been restricted since the war of 1948 was regained. For Palestinians living in Jerusalem and the West Bank, this date marks the beginning of Israeli occupation. More » about Jerusalem: Dreams and Realities
Dorshei Tzedek is a dynamic and growing Reconstructionist congregation in West Newton, Massachusetts, with over 200 member households. We are dedicated to Jewish learning and to ethical Jewish living in the modern world. Our Reconstructionist educational program is committed to making Judaism relevant and meaningful for children as well as adults.
Our community includes people from a wide variety of Jewish backgrounds, as well as interfaith families and people with little or no previous Jewish learning or experience. We embrace one another’s unique points of view. Our membership includes families, couples, and singles of all ages, Jews by birth and Jews by choice (or still choosing). We value and include everyone regardless of age, marital status, income level, or sexual orientation. More » about Who We Are