Podcast: Jack Wertheimer on the New American Synagogue

In the third and final episode of our podcast series, the eminent scholar of American Jewish life brings us into the typical synagogue to show how deeply it’s changing.

Scaffolding covering the Wilshire Boulevard Temple in Los Angeles on March 6, 2012. Anne Cusack/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images.

Scaffolding covering the Wilshire Boulevard Temple in Los Angeles on March 6, 2012. Anne Cusack/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images.

Observation
Sept. 12 2019
About the authors

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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