Online resources for Progressive Jews

An extensive list of Progressive and related Jewish online resources from around the world, including training, Israeli and diaspora media, museums, Zionist groups and more, compiled by Rabbi Saár Shaked.

Official Institutions

World Wide:

World Union for Progressive Judaism (WUPJ)

The Israeli Movement for Reform & Progressive Judaism (IMPJ)

The Israeli Religious Action Center (IRAC)

Union for Progressive Judaism (UPJ – Australia, New Zealand and Asia)

European Union for Progressive Judaism (EUPJ)

 Union of Jewish Congregations of Latin America and the Caribbean (UJCL)

WUPJ – FCU (Former Soviet Union)

ARZENU (Umbrella organization of Reform and Progressive Zionists)

Netzer Olami


South Africa:

South African Union for Progressive Judaism (SAUPJ)

South African Association for Religious Diversity and Equality (SACRED)

United Sisterhood   Netzer SA


North America : URJ – Union for Reform Judaism

CCAR – Central Conference of American Rabies ACC – the American Conference of Cantors  ARZA – Connecting Reform Jews and Israel ARZA Canada – The Canadian Association of Reform Zionists ECERJ – Early Childhood Educators of Reform Judaism NATA – National Association for Temple Administration  NATE – National Association of Temple Educators  MRJ – Men of Reform Judaism NFTY – the North American Federation of Temple Youth  PARDeS – the Progressive Association of Reform Day Schools  PDRJ – Program Directors of Reform Judaism  RPB – Reform Pension Board, serving congregations and the Movement’s professionals  WRJ – Women of Reform Judaism

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United Kingdom:

Liberal Judaism (UK)

Reform Judaism (UK)


Others allied with Progressive Jews

Masorti Olami

Masorty Rabbinic Assembly

Jewish Reconstructionist communities

Reconstructionist Rabbinic Association

Aleph – Alliance for Jewish Renewal

OHALAH – the Association of Rabbis for Jewish Renewal


Education & Training

Hebrew Union College – Jewish Institute for Religion (Cincinnati, NY, LA, Jerusalem)

Leo Baeck College (London)

Abraham Geiger Kolleg (Berlin)

Reconstructionist Rabbinical College (Philadelphia)

Jewish Theological Seminary (NY)

American Jewish University (LA)

Academy for Jewish Religion (NY)

Hebrew College (Newton Centre, MA)

Pardes (Jerusalem)

Schechter Institutes (Jerusalem)


Cross Denominational Initiatives

World Jewish Congress

The Conference of Presidents

Combined Jewish Philanthropies

Jewish Community Centers of America The American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC)

AJC – Global Jewish Advocacy AIPAC (political lobby)

JStreet (political lobby)

New Israeli Fund (NIF)


Jewish Content & Life Style

The Reform Judaism Magazine

Jw3 (Jewish Community Center – London)

Ritual Well

Tikkun Magazine


Neta – Hebrew Studies


JDub Records Innovation Africa Limmud

Challa for Hunger



Israel Museum Jerusalem

Bible Lands Museum Jerusalem

Beit HaTfutsot Museum of the Jewish People

Yad Va’Shem

Jewish Museum of Berlin

United Stated Holocaust Memorial Museum


Other Temple Emanuels around the world


Sydney , Australia

Montréal, Canada

Ontario, Canada

Victoria, Canada



New York

Skirball Center for Adult Jewish Learning (at Temple Emanu-El, NY)

Burbank, CA

Cherry Hill, NJ

Chicago, IL

Providence, RI 

Greensboro, NC

San Francisco, CA

Dallas, Texas

Houston, Texas

Newton, MA

Honolulu, Hawaii

Birmingham, AL

Sarasota, FL

Closter, NJ 

Westfield, NJ

Andover, MA

Marblehead, MA

Oak Park, MI

Pittsburgh, PA

Miami Beach, FL

Reno, Nevada


Israeli & Jewish media


Jerusalem Post


Globes (Economic Newspaper)

Jewish Daily Forward (USA)

Jewish News (UK)

Jewish Report (SA)


The Australian Jewish News

Jewish Telegraphic Agency

Shalom (Jewish European Magazine)

Alliance (French)


Official Israel and Zionist institutions

The President of the state of Israel.

The Knesset

The Government web-site

Minister of Foreign Affairs

The Judicial Authority

Jewish National Fund (KK”L – JNF)

JNF – South Africa

World Zionist Organisation (WZO)

The Jewish Agency








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