Hundreds gathered June 2 at our annual Spring Benefit for a spectacular evening honoring Lance, Jamie and Jesse Leener & Dana Sirota and Josh Schiffrin, supporting the Stephen Wise community, and inspiring tikkun olam.
Our Southwest Border Mission traveled to the Tucson area to bear witness to the complicated situation on our border. We returned with new lessons and reinvigorated spirit to do what we can to improve the plight of migrants.
On Wednesday Rabbi Hirsch was among a dozen rabbis who met for nearly two hours with The New York Times’ publisher over the Jewish community’s concerns about an anti-Semitic cartoon and perceived bias in The Times’ Israel coverage.
In response to criticism of Israel following the country’s recent elections, Stephen Wise Free Synagogue Senior Rabbi Ammiel Hirsch today sent a memorandum to leaders of the North American Reform movement outlining the factors degrading the...