Josh Stanton

Rabbi Joshua Stanton serves as Associate Rabbi at Congregation B'nai Jeshurun in Short Hills, New Jersey and a co-Founder of Tribe, a group for young Jewish professionals in New York. He serves on the Board of Governors of the International Jewish Committee for Interreligious Consultations, which liaises on behalf of Jewish communities worldwide with the Vatican and other international religious bodies, and likewise serves as a representative on behalf of World Faith to the United Nations' Economic and Social Council. He is in the 2015 - 2016 cohort of Germanacos Fellows and part of the inaugural group of Sinai and Synapses Fellows from 2013 - 2015.

Articles by Josh Stanton

What Do We Do About Violence in the Torah?

Why do we draw so many conclusions about each other’s religious traditions from small excerpts of text?

The Torah and Group Development

Have you ever wondered why even the most effective groups sometimes experience a clash?

Sleep to Dream, Dream to Plan, Plan to Act

This winter vacation, I slept more than I had in recent memory. Heading to Upstate New York with my wife ...

Truth, ‘Truthiness,’ and Tradition

I have enjoyed a number of rousing conversations with more traditional colleagues about evidence (or lack thereof) of Divine revelation ...