Author Archives: Rabbi Steven B. Jacobs

The MLK Community Breakfast of San Fernando Valley

Rabbi Steven B. Jacobs, founder of the Progressive Faith Foundation, has long been invested in racial equality. In addition, he is passionate about Jewish and Black community relations, and religious pluralism. In 2009, Rabbi Steven Jacobs spoke at the annual … Continue reading

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Faith in Public Life’s Online Tools

Rabbi Steven B. Jacobs founded the Progressive Faith Foundation with various aims, including the encouragement of interfaith dialogue, and the enhancement of connections between practitioners of the different Abrahamic faiths. In addition, Rabbi Steven Jacobs is a member of the … Continue reading

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Walter Leland Cronkite, Jr. – A Brief Biography

The founder of the Progressive Faith Foundation, Rabbi Steven B. Jacobs has dedicated his career to civil rights, education, and spiritual leadership for more than 40 years. In 2001, the Interfaith Alliance awarded Rabbi Steven Jacobs with the Walter Cronkite … Continue reading

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The Foundation for Ethnic Understanding

On the executive board of the Progressive Faith Foundation, Rabbi Steven Jacobs maintains a busy schedule in his pursuit of healing the world—tikkum olam—and of achieving fairness for all. The Foundation for Ethnic Understanding invited Rabbi Steven B. Jacobs, who … Continue reading

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Observing Shabbat Services

Through the Progressive Faith Foundation, Rabbi Steven Jacobs spreads the positive values of interfaith acceptance. He strives to bring together followers from many faiths, including Christians, Muslims, and Jews. Over the course of his life’s work, Rabbi Steven B. Jacobs … Continue reading

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Honoring Humanity – The Martin Luther King, Jr., National Holiday

Rabbi Steven B. Jacobs, the founder of the Progressive Faith Foundation, tells two stories from his youth that helped mold his life. The first occurred when he was just 8 years old and witnessed the race-based harassment of a young … Continue reading

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Robert Goodman – The First of Jesse Jackson’s Diplomatic Successes

Rabbi Steven Jacobs is the founder of the Progressive Faith Foundation and a strong advocate for social equality. During his many years fighting for civil rights, Rabbi Steven B. Jacobs has worked closely with the Reverend Jesse Jackson. Recently, Jesse … Continue reading

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