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Birthright is set to go Progressive

March 26th 2015
 

The Reform and Liberal movements are to host their first Israel tour with Birthright, open to those in their early to mid-twenties who have never been on an organised educational trip to the country.

Liberal Judaism young adult chaplain Rabbi Leah Jordan was confident that the movements would fill the 40 places for the 10-day programme in August.

"We are expecting this to be a very popular trip. Participants will be able to see and consider Israel through Progressive eyes, so it will include experiences and visits that you wouldn't find on any other Birthright trip," she explained.

"It is also going to enable us to be a community together - praying Progressively, engaging with Judaism and learning."  Read more