Reproductive freedom is a Jewish value. According to Jewish law, abortion is not only permitted in at least some circumstances, but even required if the life of the pregnant person is at risk.
—Rabbi Jill Jacobs, CEO, T’ruah: The Rabbinic Call for Human Rights
FRI, FEB 17 and SAT, FEB 18
Dr. Felicia Kornbluh, a leading expert in the field of reproductive rights and women’s studies, will join us at Erev Shabbat Services and lead a Text Study on Saturday Morning. Her most recent book is A Woman’s Life is a Human Life: My Mother, Our Neighbor, and the Journey from Reproductive Rights to Reproductive Justice (Grove, 2023).
THURS, FEB 16 • 1:00 PM
Jews for Repro NY KICKOFF EVENT
SAT, FEB 18 • 2:00 PM
Repro Shabbat: Period Poverty Collection Drive + Volunteer Opportunity
In the wake of the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe V. Wade, we will continue to update this page with information and resources.
Email from Clergy and CRS Board to the Congregation on 6/24/22: The Overturning of Roe v. Wade
Information & Resources
The Path Forward on Abortion Resource Guide (Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism)
The Facts about Abortion (Women of Reform Judaism)
Jewish for Abortion Access (National Council of Jewish Women)
Reform Judaism Statements
Reform Movement Leaders Denounce the Supreme Court’s Decision in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization
Central Conference of American Rabbis (CCAR) Statement
Women’s Rabbinic Network Statement
Women of Reform Judaism: A Catalyst of Innovation and Progress
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