15.11.2011 18.Cheschwan. 5772
As recession hits US congregations, assistant rabbi positions being eliminated; rabbinical school grads taking odd jobs.
Rabbi Jordi Gendra feels fortunate that he found a full-time job at Temple Beth Shalom, a central Pennsylvania Reconstructionist synagogue, shortly before the recession hit.
But now the 41-year-old spiritual leader is worried that the job he began in 2007 won’t last….