Publication Date: January 2008
Publisher: Coalition for the Advancement of Jewish Education
Author(s): Evonne Marzouk
Research Area: Culture and religion; Environment
Keywords: Jewish Organizations; Environmental Advocacy; Jewish Text; Orthodox Judaism
Coverage: United States
The author describes the philosophy and work of Canfei Nesharim, an organization which promotes the relationship between traditional Jewish sources and the modern environmental movement. She presents a variety of Jewish sources to highlight the richness of the Jewish tradition in dealing with modern environmental concerns and details a number of Canfei Nesharim's programs.