Secular Humanistic Judaism

-A look at 32 year old Rabbi Adam Chalom, the new leader of Humanistic Judaism. The Society for Humanistic Judaism claims 10,000 members in 30 congregations. (Chicago Tribune)

-Rabbi Chalom makes the case for Humanistic Judaism (10 minute sound file). (NPR)

-Joseph Chuman’s evaluation of which has more “staying power,� religion or ethnicity, leads him to a gloomy demographic outlook for Secular Humanistic Judaism.

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