Confronting Some Issues in Jewish Continuity: The Response of the Profession


Publication Date: September 1978

Publisher: Jewish Communal Service Association of North America

Author(s): Gerald B. Bubis

Research Area: Culture and religion

Keywords: Jewish Organizations; Social Services; Diaspora relations

Type: Report

Coverage: United States


The author reviews some of the issues faced by the Conference of Jewish Communal Service over its eighty-year history, and then discusses present and future concerns, focusing on four broad topics: financing the meeting of Jewish needs in America; serving and relating to the new immigrants (chiefly Israelis); the turning inward of the American Jew; and the roles of the professional and of the Conference.

In Journal of Jewish Communal Service, v.55 no.1, Fall 1978.