Publication Date: January 1996
Publisher: Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs
Author(s): Daniel J. Elazar
Research Area: Culture and religion
Keywords: Values; Jewish Continuity; Communal Organization
Coverage: United States
In response to the recent emphasis on Jewish continuity through outreach and engagement, this statement suggests five values which ought to be fundamental to any program of Jewish continuity in North America: Torah; Am Yisrael (Jewish peoplehood); Klal Yisrael (the community of Israel); Brith (Covenant); and Kiruv (outreach).