To Count and to Contribute

Apr 28, 2016 by

With the winds of the Red Sea still blowing past us, we begin the process of counting.  For one moment each day, we stop the journey,...

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If I Should Meet God

Apr 26, 2016 by

A disciple came to his rabbi and lamented: “Rabbi, I have all these terrible thoughts. I am even afraid to say them. I feel...

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Counting of the Omer

Apr 25, 2016 by

These days, with four small children in our house, I count a lot. I inventory lunches and shoes and loads of laundry. I track little...

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Monty Python and the Ten Plagu...

Apr 21, 2016 by

Growing up I was a big fan of Monty Python; I would listen to their recording “Live at Drury Lane” over and over again, so much so...

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Promises of Liberation

Apr 20, 2016 by

This week is framed by the unfulfilled promises of liberation. On April 16, we celebrated Emancipation Day, which marks the...

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Beyond Colorful Socks and a Ne...

Apr 19, 2016 by

“I like Rabbi Prosnit’s colorful socks,” said a congregant during last week’s synagogue program. This comment was a response to one...

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The Ivrim: Holding Time and Te...

Apr 18, 2016 by

This week, we mark our final days in Egypt. For generations, we have languished in slavery, served our masters from the narrow...

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