Walking the Walk

By Rela Mintz-Geffen

Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media), February 2006

The author reflects on what the motto of Conservative Judaism should be today to best express its members' aspirations, needs and impulses. Emphasizing that laissez-faire attitudes, lack of clear group norms and minimal demands do not make compelling associations, she concludes the new motto might be "Derekh Masorti: We talk the talk and walk the walk."

Topic: Membership, Masorti Judaism, Conservative Judaism, Organizational Philosophy, Leadership, Community Building

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: 36/628

Page Number(s): 5

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Mintz-Geffen, Rela. Walking the Walk. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media). February 2006: 5. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=6268


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