Rabbi Jeremy Simons

Rabbi Jeremy Simons is Director of Rabbinic Services at the Goldring/Woldenberg Institute of Southern Jewish Life. He travels to communities throughout the South with no full time rabbis of their own, providing Jewish resources and rabbinic support.


Articles by Rabbi Jeremy Simons

Still Marching in Selma

There’s a slight curve to the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Alabama. The curve means that you can’t see what’s ...

Empathy & Justice: Thoughts on The Ruling in Ferguson

This piece was jointly authored by Malkie Schwartz and Rabbi Jeremy Simons, reflecting on last night’s grand jury ruling in ...

Rabbi Thrown Out Of Jackson Restaurant: The Real Story

“Did you hear about the rabbi getting thrown out of a Jackson restaurant?” Everyone at our office has been asked ...