Jewish Resources List

Favorite Podcasts

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Popular Podcasts

Judaism Unbound: Weekly podcast ranging from Torah to modern synagogue, fasting, being a regular Jew. JU is a project that catalyzes and supports grassroots efforts by “disaffected but hopeful” American Jews to re-imagine and re-design Jewish life in America for the 21st Century. 

unOrthodox: Produced by The Tablet. A smart, fresh, fun weekly take on Jewish news and culture hosted by Mark Oppenheimer, featuring Stephanie Butnick and Liel Leibovitz.

Fault Lines: Engaging debates between Daniel Gordis and Forward senior columnist, Peter Beinart, as they cross ideological divides to tackle pressing issues facing the Jewish community, proving that meaningful conversation can take place despite significant fault lines.

Really Interesting Jews:  Started by Rabbi Evan Schultz from Bridgeport, CT with the hopes of connecting the listener with the thinkers and doers in the Jewish world.  Each podcast is an interview with a different RIJ.

A Taste of Romemu: Judaism for Body, Mind, and Spirit. Weekly sermons by Rabbi David Ingber and guests, inspiring music and insights to open your mind and fill your heart. (15-min.)

Jewish Boston: “The Vibe of the Tribe,” CJP’s weekly podcast (30-40 min.)

Torah Talk

Two Minutes of Torah with Rabbi Danny: A concise but inspiring take on each week’s Torah portion with our very own Rabbi Danny

The Office of Rabbi Sacks – Covenant & Conversation 5778: Judaism is a way of thinking, a constellation of ideas: a way of understanding the world and our place within it. Each week, Rabbi Sacks will explore a single life-changing idea in the Hebrew Bible.

Stories We Tell: Every Thursday, the URJ presents a new story to reflect on and discuss with the people in your life. (3-5 min.)

On the Other Hand: 10 Minutes of Torah with Rabbi Rick Jacobs, President, URJ


Israel360: Israel from all sides, a project of CJP. We aim to bring you the kind of speakers and information about Israel that breaks through the usual noise. We give you a chance to ask artists, professors, politicians, soldiers, thinkers, entrepreneurs, and anyone else the questions. (25-50 min.)

The Promised: A weekly inside view of how Israel can warm your heart and make your blood boil. It's a show by a journalist, a professor and an NGO guy who live in and love Israel even though it drives them crazy, and who each week discuss the latest in Israeli politics, culture and society. (60 min.)

Israel Story: Produced by The Tablet. These are the stories you’d tell a friend over a plate of hummus on a Friday afternoon – everyday stories, told by, and about, regular Israelis. To amplify voices rarely heard on mainstream media, to showcase and celebrate the plurality of local communities and traditions. (30-70 min.) 

Favorite Websites

Jewish Events in Boston

Reform Judaism

Union for Reform Judaism
Union for Reform Judaism - Ten Minutes of Torah  (requires sign up)

Tikkun Olam and Social Action

Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism
Combined Jewish Philanthropies (CJP)

Jewish Family Service of Metrowest

Jewish Family & Children’s Service

Hebrew Senior Life

Jewish Community Housing for the Elderly
eJewish Philanthropy

Jewish Learning

My Jewish Learning
Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion

Mayyim Hayyim Community Mikveh & Family Education Center


Association of Reform Zionists of America (ARZA)
Consulate General of Israel to New England

Israel Religious Action Center
Times of Israel

Interfaith Resources / Reform Jewish Outreach


North American Federation of Temple Youth (NFTY)

Useful Jewish Tools

Hebrew Calendar
Jewish Rock Radio

Jewish Cemetery Association of Massachusetts (JCAM)



Encyclopedia Judaica (requires member login)