Meditation Retreat: Cultivating Compassion In Our Hearts and In Action


We are postponing the summer meditation retreat. Please email if you would like to informed of next steps in the rescheduling. Sorry for any inconveniences this may have had on your summer!

We at Jewish Voice for Peace are proud that we are showing up boldly and powerfully in this moment in the streets, with allies across movements, in congress, for Palestine, for our country, and for each other.

We also know that in order to be in this struggle for justice for the long haul, we need to show up as our most powerful selves. Meditation is one tool for cultivating a contemplative practice that can nourish our souls, keep our hearts open, and ground us as we take bold action.

This is why we are thrilled to invite you to our first ever, Weeklong Silent Jewish Meditation Retreat sponsored with The Awakened Heart Project.





Researching the American Israeli Alliance and Jewish Voice for Peace’s report reveals the extent of massive training programs between U.S. law enforcement and Israeli police, military, and the Shin Bet.


This year, you have many offerings to choose from: live streamed high holiday services, a list of local JVP member-led services, JVP holiday cards, ritual guides, and ritual resources. Tell the Truth

Days ago, bowed to pro-Israel activists and started describing all of Jerusalem as a “city in Israel” – literally erasing Palestinian East Jerusalem. Let’s get to tell the truth: East Jerusalem is occupied territory.

End the Deadly Exchange

When US law enforcement trade tactics with the Israeli police and military, Israel deepens its military occupation and the US heightens its violence of policing.

Write to dareen tatour

Just weeks ago Dareen Tatour, a young Palestinian, walked through the gates of the prison where she’ll spend the next five months – for writing a poem. This absurd criminalization of her poetry could not be a clearer demonstration of the repression Palestinian cultural voices face.

Senators: Investigate Israeli Violence!

No one should be killed for taking part in a peaceful protest. It’s up to us to call on progressive Senators to investigate Israel’s massacre in Gaza that killed over 100 Palestinians wounded 12,000 others.

Huge Palestinian march with text overlaid reading "support the #greatreturnmarch"


Israel systematically prosecutes as many as 700 children in military courts each year. Email your Rep to support Promoting Human Rights by Ending Israeli Military Detention of Palestinian Children Act, H.R. 4391.

bds movement NOMINATED FOR nobel prize

Norwegian MP Bjørnar Moxnes has nominated the Palestinian-led movement for Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions for the Nobel Peace Prize!