Included on this page are links to writings by Everett and Mary Gendler.

Books by Everett

A Passionate Pacifist: Essential Writings of Aaron Samuel Tamares (2020)
Judaism for Universalists (2015)

Book Chapters by Everett

Jewish Mysticism and the Spiritual Life: Classical Texts, Contemporary Reflections (2011)
Rabbis: The Many Faces of Judaism (2002)
Trees, Earth, and Torah: A Tu B’Shvat Anthology (2000)
“The Parsley versus the Potato: A Passover Reminiscence” in Ecology & The Jewish Spirit: Where Nature and the Sacred Meet (2000)
A Heart of Wisdom: Making the Jewish Journey from Mid-life Through the Elder Years (1999)
The Greening of Faith: God, the Environment, and the Good Life (1997)
Rabbis and Vegetarianism (1996)
Martin Luther King, Jr: The Last Interview and Other Conversations (2017)

Articles by Everett

A brief autobiography (2002)


Eternal Light Goes Solar article
On the Judaism of Nature (1971)
Parabola – A Sentient Universe
Polarities to the Rescue (2011)
Rabbis and Vegetarianism
The Tree That Sustains All Life (1980)
The Life of His Beast (2001)
turn, turn, turn (1982)
Hay-stacks and Hay-bales, Pumpkins and Seeds: Transmitting the Treasures of Childhood (1999/2000)
On the Seven-fold Rainbow Covenant

Jewish Renewal and Modernity

Yesh B’rera? Is there an alternative? (1971)
Identity, Invisible Religion, and Intermarriage
Ten Feminine Archetypes in the Jewish Bible (1980)
Three Contributions to Prayer (1982)
“Perspective: Was Moses a Proto-Preppy (1982)
The Jewish Character of Cupid
Thanksgiving Haggadah: hyms, psalms, readings
A Ceremony for Winter Solstice
On Being a Rabbi (2015)
From Chore to Ceremony (2009)
Dedication of the Solar Panels


A Year to Remember Gedaliah (2008)
Teaching Shalom in the Shadow of Tibet (by Everett & Mary Gendler) (1998)
Judaism and Conscientious Objection: An Interview with Everett Gendler (1968)
…Therefore Choose Life (1965)

Social Justice

Martin Luther King, Jr. in the Holy Land (2017)
Recalling MLK Jr and Maurice Eisendrath (2013)
Elements of a Philosophy for Diaspora Judaism (2010)
The Exile of the Presence and the Presence of the Exile
Letter from Rabbi Gendler to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Letter from Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. to Rabbi Gendler
Conversation with Martin Luther King (1968)
Book Review of Between Eden and Armageddon: The Future of World Religions, Violence and Peacemaking (2000)


Cupid Goes to Shul (1971)
Holy Days in Habana (1969)
The Life of His Beast (tall) (1967)
Rabbi Everett Gendler Shabbat Shuvah (2020)
Rabbi Gendler’s Senior Sermon (1957)

Articles and Books by Mary

Frustrated on the path to Nonviolence (2010)
An Open Letter to My Daughter (1978)
I am a Jewish woman (1970-1)
Cycling and Recycling (1999)
A Special Message to Our Daughters
Sarah’s Seed: New Ritual for Women
Spiritual Menopause
Male and Female Created He Them (1971-2)