Traditional. Egalitarian. Modern.

The Masorti Movement is committed to a pluralistic, egalitarian, and democratic vision of Zionism. Masorti represents a “third” way. Not secular Judaism. Not ultra-Orthodoxy. But a Jewish life that integrates secular beliefs. Halakhah with inclusion and egalitarianism. Tradition that recognizes the realities of today’s world. Masorti engages tens of thousands of Israelis each year, young and old, native born as well as olim from around the globe. Click here to read more about Masorti



Masorti’s Remarkable Growth

  • 2014-10-02

This new map depicts the Masorti Movement’s expansion throughout Israel and represents a true snapshot of our remarkable progress this year. Illustrating the geographic location of our 73 Masorti kehillot (communities), 20 NOAM (youth) chapters, Marom (young adult), and programs for children with disabilities, the map illustrates the growth in demand for Masorti’s brand of welcoming Judaism, that offers Israelis opportunities to reengage with their Judaism in a pluralist...

Solidarity Mission to Israel, August, 2014

  • 2014-08-26

“We Went Because We Had To Be There” In August over fifty Conservative Jews from throughout the US participated in a four day solidarity mission to Israel. The delegation comprised rabbis, cantors and lay leaders of the Conservative Movement. The Masorti Foundation’s express goals were to let Israelis know that we stood in solidarity with them at this really challenging time as well as to become better informed about the situation and how Masorti was helping those m...

News from the South

  • 2014-08-25

Our kehillot (communities in Israel’s south are struggling daily with the situation that has been thrust upon them. Public events have been barred in many towns. Until recently, Congregation Magen Avraham, in Omer, operated its preschool program as a day camp for the town’s children. About one hundred children found refuge in the shelter, where they participated in activities organized by a dedicated staff. The camp was temporarily closed for security reasons, so the ...

Camp Ramah-NOAM

  • 2014-08-24

Camp Ramah-NOAM’s spirit is remarkable. Their collaborative nature and ability to think on their feet recently made the difference in ensuring that camp for nearly 600 children would continue during Operation Protective Edge. Five days before camp was set to begin, the Home Front Command informed the Movement that the summer camp scheduled to take place in the Ben Shemen Forest could not take place in this location. NOAM's leadership quickly found an alternative sit...

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Michael Oren

former Israeli ambassador to the USA


If Israel does not work to make itself the nation-state of all the Jewish people, and be truly pluralistic and open ... then we risk losing these people.


Shimon Peres

Current Israeli President


The Masorti Movement in Israel is marking its 35th anniversary. Quietly, systematically and guided by a love of Israel, the movement succeeded in establishing itself in Israel ... winning hearts. The challenge ahead of you is great ... you will rise to the challenge.


Pesach Newsletter 2014

By Rabbi Alan Silverstein

Rosh Hashannah Newsletter 2014

By Rabbi Alan Silverstein