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Rabbi Hershel Lutch is a passionate advocate for the American Jewish community and has served in leadership roles within several prominent Jewish organizations, including Aish HaTorah and the Orthodox Union. Rabbi Lutch earned his MBA and MS in Nonprofit Management from the University of Maryland and his rabbinic ordination from the Chief Rabbinate of Jerusalem. His Judaic articles and opinion pieces have been published by various journals and media in the United States and Israel. Rabbi Lutch lives in Maryland with his wife, Ariel, and three children.

ARTICLES BY: Hershel Lutch

May 14, 2018 11:16 am

In the US, There Must Be No Litmus Test of Faith

As an Orthodox rabbi and a politically engaged American citizen I deeply value the place that religion occupies in our body politic. Our country’s founders, themselves...

January 20, 2017 6:27 am

Effective Jewish Advocacy Begins With Jewish Education

Since its passage in December, UN Security Council Resolution 2334, which claimed that Israel′s settlement activity and sovereignty over the Western Wall are "flagrant violations" of international...


Blinken: US Engagement with New Israeli Government Based on Policies, Not ...

Speaking at the J Street National Conference on Sunday, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken said that US engagement with...

Middle East

Iran Protesters Call for Strike, Prosecutor Says Morality Police Shut Down

Protesters in Iran called on Sunday for a three-day strike this week, stepping up pressure on authorities after the public prosecutor said the morality police whose detention of a young...

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