Steven Wernick

Steven Wernick is a rabbi and serves as Executive Vice President and CEO of United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism.

Stories by Steven Wernick

Dangerous to use religion as a crutch

Speaking to a meeting of Hasidic Jewish leaders on Sunday, New York GOP gubernatorial candidate Carl Paladino said, “I don’t … Continued

The president’s religion is his business, not ours
Intermarriage not ideal, but is reality

Judaism is unlike other religions in that it is more than just a faith community – it is also a … Continued

God’s requirements for building a just society

Q:Fox News commentator Glenn Beck claims that faith-based calls for “social justice” are really ideological calls for “forced redistribution of … Continued

In Judaism, Doubt Is Not Hypocrisy

Part 27 of the OnFaith Forum “Disbelief in the Pulpit.”

Indignity of ‘don’t ask, don’t tell’

By Steven WernickExecutive Vice President and CEO, United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism Although Jews as a group are not what … Continued