Exploring Religion, Social Justice and the Common Good

By Sidney Schwarz

Reconstructionist Rabbinical Association (RRA), Fall 2000

The author describes his work with the E Pluribus Unum Project, a nonprofit working with college students from numerous religious backgrounds in order to raise the students' awareness of their respective religious traditions as sources of ethics and values, to allow students to explore both similarities and differences between their respective faith traditions, and to teach students to become effective advocates for social and political change informed by the teachings of their religions.

Topic: Theology, NGOs, Youth, Social Justice, Justice, Nonprofits, Jewish Text, Volunteerism, Students, Interfaith Relations, Values, Youth Engagement, Young Adults, Activism, Education, Higher Education, Religion

Name of Publication: The Reconstructionist

Editor: Hirsh, Richard

Volume/Issue: Vol.65/no.1

Page Number(s): 25-30

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Schwarz, Sidney. Exploring Religion, Social Justice and the Common Good. The Reconstructionist. Reconstructionist Rabbinical Association (RRA). Fall 2000: 25-30. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=8215


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