Rabbi Amy Schwartzman

What do people call me? Rabbi Amy, Rabbi Schwartzman

Congregation: Temple Rodef Shalom

Denomination: Reform

Where was I ordained? Hebrew Union College – Jewish Institute of Religion

Where am I located? 2100 Westmoreland St, Falls Church, VA 22043

What do I love most about my work?: Bringing joy and meaning to the most important events in people’s lives through Judaism.

How is Judaism valuable in my life? Judaism has the potential to change relationships, families, experiences, communities, and more. It adds meaning, justice, love, tolerance, inclusion, and power to many moments. Rabbis are facilitators of this and that makes my daily work valuable and worthwhile.

What services do I offer? Social justice/community service work, engagement with politics from a Jewish lens, group travel, social events