View the photos and read the stories from our four-day biennial conference that ended on May 20, 2017 following a meaningful and inspiring program of speakers, special events, Shabbat services, site visits and more. Click here to start!
We envision our new website as a central online hub of activity, insight and updates that strengthen and advance our global movement. That’s why we’re opening our website to submissions from constituents in congregations, communities, rabbinical schools, jewish education centers, youth cubs and more. Please click through to read our submissions guidelines for direction and […]
The Assembly of Liberal Judaism (AJL) of France expresses its full solidarity with Rabbi Delphine Horvilleur in the face of attacks, insults and threats against her in social networks. We denounce all the words of hatred and foolishness of these attacks, and ask the whole Religious or community leaders to act in a clear manner […]
Looking to travel this year? And interested in experiencing and exploring Reform and Progressive Judaism around the world? In partnership with Ayelet Tours, the World Union is leading two exciting tours in 2018 – and you’re invited to join! Igniting the Musical Jewish Soul, February 17-24 A seven day Caribbean cruise aboard the Royal Caribbean […]
Hanukkah was celebrated by Progressive communities large and small across Russia, each congregation celebrated in its own special way. In Tyumen, the Madregot community organized a Jewish culture festival from December 8-10. Tyumen congregation Community Spiritual Leader Igor Varkin and Chair Elena Mozgovaya, along with Cantor Dmitry Karpenko, took part in all events. The culmination of […]
Traveling overseas? Looking to experience Shabbat or holiday services with other, like-minded Reform, Progressive or Liberal Jews? We’ll connect you with communities worldwide for home hospitality, services, and more! What makes Reform and Progressive Judaism so special? The 1.8 million Jews who are affiliated with our inclusive and values-driven movement in over 50 countries around […]
More than 400 people attended the World Union’s gala dinner event at the URJ Biennial in Boston in December 2017. With over 40 delegates from outside North America and more than 30 young leaders, the event reflected the global reach of the work of Nani and Austin Beutel and Rabbi Meir Azari, all visionary supporters […]
WUPJ hosts and organizes seminars, lectures, activities, and other events all around the world.
|Feb 15-25 2018 Mercaz Shimshon-Beit Shmuel||
The Beutel Seminar for Progressive Jewish Leadership
|Feb 17-24 2018 Caribbean Cruise||
Igniting the Musical Jewish Soul
|Apr 26-29 2018 Prague, Czech Republic||
Regeneration – Building the Future, EUPJ Biennial
|May 10-13 2018 South Africa||
|Jun 01-02 2018 Kibbutz Shefayim||
Israel Reform Movement Biennial
|Jul 08-15 2018 Germany||
Danube Jewish Heritage River Cruise
|Nov 15-18 2018 Melbourne, Australia||
The Union for Progressive Judaism (UPJ) Biennial Conference
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