Judaism and Sustainability

These resources have been provided to us by the Jewish Farm School. 

Judaism and Sustainability is a JFS resource that provides background information on four areas of Jewish tradition and sustainability: Creation, Mishkan, Shmita, and Yovel. Below is also an accompanying facilitator’s guide.

Judaism and Sustainability

Judaism and Sustainability — Facilitator’s Guide

Below are a text study, discussion guide, and facilitator’s guide for activities directly studying Mishkan.

Mishkan excerpt from Judaism and Sustainability — with discussion questions

Mishkan texts

Mishkan facilitator’s guide to provided texts

Below is a discussion guide for studying Shabbat.

Shabbat excerpt from Judaism and Sustainability — with discussion questions

Finally, provided below is a collection of biblical texts guiding Jewish Agriculture.

Fundamentals in Jewish Agriculture — text study