A Rabbi’s Reflections from Roa...

Jul 1, 2015 by

On Thursday, June 25, I traveled to Roanoke, Virginia with Legislative Assistant Claire Shimberg and other voting rights advocates...

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Love Wins: A Celebration of Ga...

Jun 29, 2015 by

Long ago, our ancestors sang a song of celebration. God assembled the entire Israelite people to provide water for them all. The...

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Marriage Equality and a Vision...

Jun 26, 2015 by

We shout mazel tov for marriage equality! The dream has come true, but there is work to do! The United States has taken one more step...

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Sing Unto Adonai A New Song

Jun 25, 2015 by

Shiru l’Adonai Shir Chadash­–Sing unto Adonai a new song. As worship leaders and worshipers, how many times have we heard this charge...

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Seker: A New Take on Progressi...

Jun 25, 2015 by

At its outset, the Reform movement placed great emphasis on aesthetic and decorum. Fitting in, becoming a seamless part of the fabric...

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In Response to the Massacre in...

Jun 23, 2015 by

“God Bless America!” In these times especially we implore: “God Bless America.” How we need your blessings, O God. How we long for...

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Artist Joel Shapiro Discusses ...

Jun 22, 2015 by

A few weeks ago I had the chance to sit down and talk with Joel Shapiro, the artist behind the images in Mishkan HaNefesh. We met in...

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