Authors Posts by Joshua Yuter

Joshua Yuter

Joshua Yuter served as the rabbi of The Stanton St. Shul on New York’s historic Lower East Side from 2008-2014. He is currently a member of the Rabbinical Council of America, the International Rabbinic Fellowship (co-chairing the Ethics Committee), and the Rabbis Without Borders fellowship. An award-winning blogger, in 2012 Yuter was acknowledged by the National Jewish Outreach Program as one of the Top Ten Jewish Influencers for “creative and strategic use of social media to positively impact the Jewish community,” in 2014 was named one of PC Magazine’s Top 100 People to Follow, and in 2018 the Jewish Telegraphic Agency listed Yuter as one of the top 50 Jews to follow on Twitter.

Does the Torah Care About Your Feelings?

Josh Yuter looks at the ways that Halakha takes into consideration, and responds to, human feelings.

Jewish Justice and #MeToo

Joshua Yuter considers rabbinic conceptions of justice in the age of #metoo.