News and Updates

Pardes Seeks Pardes North America Educational Fellowships Coordinator

Posted on August 30, 2021

Pardes North America Educational Fellowships Coordinator Pardes North America (PNA) (www.pardes.org.il) seeks a passionate and impeccably organized Educational Fellowships Coordinator to provide logistical, administrative and communications support for a growing portfolio of North American events and programs (both in-person and online). The Pardes North American Educational Fellowships Coordinator will collaborate closely with the new and Continue Reading »

Pardes North America Seeks Tech & Communications Associate

Posted on August 30, 2021

Pardes North America Tech & Communications Associate Pardes North America (PNA) (www.pardes.org.il) seeks a passionate and impeccably organized Tech & Communications Associate to provide logistical, administrative and communications support for a growing portfolio of North American events and programs (both in-person and online). The Pardes North America Tech & Communications Associate will collaborate closely with Continue Reading »

Pardes Seeks Pardes North America Programs Associate

Posted on August 30, 2021

Pardes North America Programs Associate Pardes North America (PNA) (www.pardes.org.il) seeks a passionate and impeccably organized Programs Associate to provide logistical, administrative and communications support for a growing portfolio of North American events and programs (both in-person and online). The Pardes North America Programs Associate will collaborate closely with the new and emerging PNA staff Continue Reading »

Jerusalem Post – Different flavors of the Jewish legacy in American Jewry

Posted on August 29, 2021

Written by Fern Reiss (Israel board member, Year ’06-’07, Summer ’07, Fellows ’07-’08) – The legacy rewritten, like in My Unorthodox Life; the legacy despaired, like the Pew Report Jews; and the legacy described in David Kuney’s (Pardes North America board member, PLS ’13, ’20, ’21) new memoir. “Jewish legacy” seems to be the flavor Continue Reading »

Pardes Seeks Half-Time Registrar

Posted on August 23, 2021

Part-Time Registrar About Pardes: The Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies is an open, inclusive, diverse, and intellectually challenging Jewish learning community, based in Jerusalem with programs worldwide. Pardes cultivates a life-long love of Jewish learning, the Jewish people and Israel. Pardes inspires engagement in Jewish life — as communal and spiritual leaders, educators and active Continue Reading »

Patheos.com – How the Bible Gives Us the Compass We Need for Americas Turmoil Now

Posted on August 8, 2021

Written by Noah Lawrence (Year ’15-’16, Summer ’16) – Unprecedented is one of our most frequent words for these challenging times in America. We have witnessed astonishing political turmoil and even violence reaching a climax during the transfer of power in Washington and still ongoing in our conflict over understanding what happened this past January. Continue Reading »

eJP – Smashing the idol of inertia: Sunsetting the second day of holidays

Posted on August 8, 2021

Written by Rabbi Dr. Shai Cherry (Year ’91-’93) – Returning to the States after two years at the Pardes Institute in Jerusalem, where I first became traditionally observant, was disorienting enough. Never did I seriously entertain keeping the second day of holidays as do most traditional Jews outside of Israel. But that was way back Continue Reading »

Capital Campaign Update: More Images of Beit Karen to Explore!

Posted on August 3, 2021

Matti Rosenshine Architects has released a new set of renderings of Beit Karen, with wonderful examples of the architecture, both inside and outside. This is all part of our Campaign for the Generations, a $36 million capital and endowment campaign to build a spacious and modern home in Jerusalem and to bring new programs to Continue Reading »

Capital Campaign Update: Building Up Starts with Digging Down

Posted on July 31, 2021

The Excavation Permit to dig the foundation of Beit Karen is in the final stages of processing with the municipality of Jerusalem! Pardes is now authorized to formally prepare the site. This includes a variety of tasks, such as: Placement of acoustic/decorative fencing around the lot Clearing of all surface debris Removal of pavement and/or Continue Reading »

Pardes Seeks Digital Marketing Associate

Posted on July 27, 2021

Digital Marketing Associate About Pardes: The Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies is an open, inclusive, diverse, and intellectually challenging Jewish learning community, based in Jerusalem with programs worldwide. Pardes cultivates a life-long love of Jewish learning, the Jewish people and Israel. Pardes inspires engagement in Jewish life — as communal and spiritual leaders, educators and Continue Reading »