The Credo of a Reform Jew in Israel
Publication Date: January 1998
Author(s): Michael L. Klein
Series: Forum: on the Jewish People, Zionism and Israel, vol.61, Spring 1998.
Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive
Keywords: History; Jewish Law (Halacha); Religious Denominations; Reform Judaism
The author outlines his essential religious philosophy as a Reform Jew, recognizing that Reform Judaism includes a broad spectrum of beliefs and practices. Among the core values central to Reform Judaism, according to the author, are the value of life, equality of the sexes, liturgical reform, and honesty.