Podcast: Jack Wertheimer on the Many Rapid Changes in the Religious Life of American Jews

Reform, Conservative, and Orthodox look much different from the way they appeared fifty years ago. In part two of our conversation, we look at what’s changed.

Batya Sperling Milner, who is blind, practices reading Torah with her aunt and a friend. Evelyn Hockstein/For The Washington Post via Getty Images.

Batya Sperling Milner, who is blind, practices reading Torah with her aunt and a friend. Evelyn Hockstein/For The Washington Post via Getty Images.

Observation
Aug. 22 2019
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A weekly podcast, produced in partnership with the Tikvah Fund, offering up the best thinking on Jewish thought and culture.

Jack Wertheimer, professor of American Jewish history at the Jewish Theological Seminary, is the author of The New American Judaism: How Jews Practice their Religion Today, newly published by Princeton University Press.


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