Rabbi James Stone Goodman (Hebrew Union College ‘81) serves Neve Shalom Congregation and the Central Reform Congregation, in St. Louis, Missouri. He is the founder of Shalvah Outreach on Addictions, Jewish Prison Project, and Jewish Attention to Mental Illness-Mental Health.
James Stone Goodman
By James Stone Goodman
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