The Union for Reform Judaism for Latin America is the regional chapter of the World Union for Progressive Judaism, the most developed Jewish movement in the world that focuses its practices on the Jewish tradition, on respect for human rights, pluralism, equality and inclusion.See article
Towards the end of the Twentieth Century, American progressive began to take creative paths to recover the family and communitarian experience of the Passover Seder that had been neglected from the lives of most Jews.See article
Your contribution to the UJR-Am-Lat allows us to expand our community network and reach more interested in an inclusive, equalitarian Judaism, rooted in the traditions but looking toward the present and the new generations.Go
Find out everything that happens in the communities and institutions making up the Union for Reform Judaism in Latin America network
WOW can mean something amazing as well as the act of resilience. The two meanings apply perfectly to the mission of Women of the Wall (WOW).
The UJR-AmLat was approved the affiliation of the Congregação Israelita Capixaba (CIPAPI) to the regional reform movement
Communities are built with work, time and economic resources. Your contribution is vital for Reform Judaism growth in Latin America.Donate
The UJR-AmLat is already present in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Guatemala and Peru. Find your nearest reform community.See Communities
Institutions affiliated to the UJR-AmLat are led by rabbis and spiritual leaders that help the spiritual, cultural and intellectual development of those who require it. Meet them and get in touch with them.See Professionals
Study and teach, learn and pass on: Jewish life and community construction make focus on the text, the word and the debate from generation to generation.
One of the challenges we have today is to identify how to continue contributing for the building of a Jewish and democratic state, being Zionists Jews in the diaspora.
Passover teaches us not to give up any cause: to fight for our survival as we seek a world with more justice.
The history of Judaism experiences a continuous movement of creation and re-creation. Otherwise, Judaism would have become a fossil and would be a mere subject of study in History books.
The UJR-AmLat together with Judaica Foundation and Mishkan Jewish Spirituality Center, launch this project that will allow the growth of inclusive communities to generate receptive frameworks that will guarantee the future of Ibero-American Judaism for the next generations.
Regional meetings, face-to-face courses, distance study and field work.
Composed of reform rabbis of our region and academicians of the Jewish world.
To complete rabbinical studies visiting reform communities in Israel.
The Institute already has students from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Spain, Mexico.
Falta un año para el 7mo Encuentro de la Unión del Judaísmo Reformista de América Latina. Reserva la fecha en tu calendario. El movimiento progresista regional tiene cita para reforzar lazos, celebrar logros, repasar el presente y pensar, entre todos, los objetivos que guíen el camino hacia el futuro del judaísmo reformista latinoamericano.