Religion & Beliefs
The Big Jewcy: Rabbi Brent Spodek – The Hudson Valley Rabbi
If you find yourself sick of Jewish life in the big cities, consider moving to the Hudson Valley. Read More
The days of thinking that Jewish life can only flourish in big cites like New York, Chicago, or Los Angeles are a thing of the past. Rabbi Brent Spodek and his Emek Project are proof of that.
Taking one look at the project’s FAQ, it’s evident that Spodek’s community is both a warm and welcoming one where Pig eaters, atheist Jews, and Jews married to non-Jews are welcome (as are their non-Jewish spouses and children).
You’ve been thinking about getting out of the city for a long time now. Maybe the peace and quiet of the country, and Rabbi Spodek can convince you to move just north of NYC.