The mission of the Israeli Affairs Community is to inform and educate the Jewish Community of Jacksonville to the happenings in Israel. We will actively inform with topical information through the Center website, bulletin and quarterly Center Pieces magazine. We will work with the leadership of the Center to provide and support programming that is educational, informative and enlightening.
Listed below are websites that are providing a way to become involved with our ancestral homeland.
We have a stake in what occurs in Israel. Let’s be a part of this fabulous land.
www.masorti.org – The Masorti movement is a traditional, egalitarian religious movement in Israel, affiliated with the worldwide Masorti/Conservative movements. It is guided by Halakha (Jewish Law) and an open and pluralistic approach to contemporary scholarship, Jewish living, democratic ideals and Zionism.
www.mercazusa.org – Mercaz USA is the Zionist membership organization of the Conservative Movement, the voice of Conservative Jewry within the World Zionist Organization, the Jewish Agency for Israel, The American Zionist Movement and the Jewish National Fund to support religious pluralism in Israel and strengthen the connection between Israel and the Diaspora.
www.jpost.com – The Jerusalem Post is an English daily news website containing news, sports, and opinions focusing on Israel.
http://www.aipac.org/connect/communities/your-synagogue--aipac/publications/congregant-publications/view?pubpath=PolicyPolitics/AIPAC%20Periodicals/Israel%20Update- AIPAC- Israel Update is a paragraph of news about Israel
Please contact Danielle Berke in the clergy office at [email protected] or 904-292-1000 x115 to find out ways you can be a part of this worthwhile effort.