Talmud Torah of Saint Paul

Founded in 1956, Talmud Torah of St. Paul has been the cornerstone for Jewish education in St. Paul for 61 years. We have three major divisions of study. This enables us to offer exceptional Jewish education to learners of all ages. The Newman School: Our Reggio-inspired Newman School program draws on the teachings of the […]

768 Hamline Avenue South, St Paul, MN 55116, United States

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Temple Israel

Temple Israel, the first Jewish congregation in Minneapolis, was organized in 1878 and was originally named Shaarai Tov, “The Gates of Goodness.” The 23 founding members rented a hall at Nicollet and Washington Avenues for Friday night worship services, and taught Sunday school classes in the president’s home.

2323 Fremont Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55405, USA

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The Mordecai M. Kaplan Center for Jewish Peoplehood

The mission of The Mordecai M. Kaplan Center for Jewish Peoplehood is to disseminate and promote the thought and writings of Rabbi Kaplan and to advance the trans-denominational agenda of the Kaplanian approach to Judaism in the 21st century by producing or otherwise making widely available publications and other resources, both in print and on-line, […]

Torah Academy

Torah Academy, Minnesota’s first Jewish day school, founded in 1945, provides Jewish boys and girls in nursery school through eighth grade with a complete education in Judaic and General Studies. Torah Academy was named “School of the Year” by Torah Umesorah. Prospective parents can call to arrange a personal tour.

2800 Joppa Ave S, Minneapolis, MN, United States

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Twin Cities Jewish Renewal Community

We welcome you to the Twin Cities Jewish Renewal Community to experience the joy, beauty, aliveness, inspiration, creativity and deep spirituality of Jewish Renewal! We are a vibrant, egalitarian community embracing spiritual connection, heartfelt prayer, contemplative practices, lively study, musical and artistic expression, movement, Tikkun Olam, social justice, Eco-Kosher, Kabbalah, Mussar and other evolving and […]

Uprooted: A Jewish Response to Fertility Journeys

“And when Rachel saw that she bore Jacob no children, Rachel envied her sister; and she said unto Jacob: ‘Give me children, or else I die’” (Genesis 30:1). The Hebrew Bible unflinchingly retells the emotional, spiritual and psychophysical pains experienced by our ancestors on their journeys to have children. Here and elsewhere–in prayer, ritual behaviors, […]