Rabbinic Activism and Raising Tzedek as a Congregational Value

  Outside of our modest synagogue in a middle-class Irish-Catholic neighborhood in Boston hangs a blue banner with white lettering. In Hebrew and English it reads: Tzedek tzedek tirdof – Justice, Justice You Shall Pursue.   To some the banner may seem uncontroversial. Yet the process of choosing the language, and even agreeing to place […]