Two Visions of Progressive Judaism – Rabbi David Kasher

February 8th, 2020 — Shabbat Beshalah

Do human beings progress as they move through history? Are we getting better – more sophisticated, more capable, more ethical? Or are we getting worse? Two schools of thought, Progressivism and Conservatism, offer very different answers to these questions. So where does an ancient religious tradition come down in this debate? Not necessarily where you’d think.