From Havurah to Havurot to What?

By Lucy Y. Steinitz

Eugene Borowitz, May 16, 1975

The founding of havurot, Jewish collectives oriented towards the needs and self-expression of their members, was a conscious attempt to bring about change in the religious American Jewish community by living that change. Today, havurot are encountering difficulties because they never developed any outreach or community organization and have become more of a social group.

Topic: Havurah Judaism, Change, Prayer Communities, Religion

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Borowitz, Eugene B.

Volume/Issue: Vol.5/no.94

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

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Steinitz, Lucy Y. From Havurah to Havurot to What?. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Eugene Borowitz. 16 May 1975:


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