11: The Accidental Rabbi
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February 19, 2018
Taking a page from the Judaism Unbound podcast, Rachael and Bryan ask the questions: What does Judaism do and what it is for? What does it do for those who don’t feel compelled by God to live life according to Jewish law? Rabbi Maurice Harris fields these questions, and also explains why he avoids “outing” himself as a rabbi while he’s a passenger on a commercial flight. Subscribe by Email This podcast is produced by Reconstructing Judaism. Visit us at ReconstructingJudaism.org.Special Guest: Rabbi Maurice Harris.Links:Moses: A Stranger Among Us (Amazon link)Leviticus: You Have No Idea (Amazon link)The Accidental Rabbi — Where my thoughts on progressive religion, adoptive parenting, politics, and baseball collidePew Research Center: A Portrait of Jewish Americans (2013 study)Sefaria: a Living Library of Jewish Texts OnlineThe Open Siddur Project — The Open Siddur is a libre open access volunteer-driven digital humanities project developing an open-source web-to-print publishing tool for crafting print-ready…