ALEPH In The News

Here is some of the media that's come out
featuring ALEPH and people at ALEPH.




Podcasts and Video


Will Call Episode 54: Standing Against Othering - podcast featuring ALEPH co-chairs talking about deep ecumenism, Jewish Renewal, standing against "othering," and more. Our segment starts around 47 minutes in. January 2017.


Renewal Unbound - live videocast featuring the hosts of Judaism Unbound and ALEPH co-chairs talking about DIY Judaism and Jewish Renewal, December 2016


Judaism Unbound, Episode 22 - featuring co-chairs Rabbi David Evan Markus and Rabbi Rachel Barenblat, Judaism Unbound, July 2016


Jewish Renewal, Religion & Ethics Newsweekly / PBS, 2005.




Four Bay Area residents among new ALEPH spiritual directorsThe Jewish News of Northern California, February 2017


Jewish Renewal: Experimental, or Established Movement?, Jerusalem Post, December 26, 2016 


Or Shalom hosts ALEPH tour, Jewish Independent, April 22, 2016 


Jewish Clergy, Christian Setting, The Jewish Week, April 2016 


New partnership to offer accredited graduate degrees for Jewish clergy in multifaith context, eJewish Philanthropy, April 2016


David Markus wields gavel, wears rabbinic shawl, The Riverdale Press, Feb 2016


Can Jewish Renewal Keep Its Groove On? Tablet, January 2016


Youngest Jewish movement experiences renewal of its own, Washington Jewish Week, December 2015


Marc Gafni repudiated again by Renewal group after airing of sexual behavior, Jewish Journal, December 2015


The Debate Over Intermarried Rabbis, Philadelphia Jewish Voice, October 2015


Bringing the Joy:  Rabbi Rachel Barenblat Appointed Co-Chair of ALEPH: Alliance for Jewish Renewal, The Berkshire Jewish Voice, May 2015


Does Jewish Renewal Have a Future?, eJewish Philanthropy, February 2014


Renewal raises its sights while resisting any label, The Forward, March 2010


Renewal seeks consistency in its rabbinic training, JTA, 2007


An introduction to Jewish Renewal, The Jewish Week, 1999