The Fast That I Desire: Honori...

Mar 12, 2014 by

Our world has not been perfect for quite a long time. In every age, our people have struggled to act in ways that can bring our world...

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Learning from the Matter: Our ...

Nov 22, 2013 by

Mine is a strange relation to the tragic 50th anniversary we commemorate today, because I was not alive the day John Kennedy died.  I...

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See You in Chicago!: From the ...

Oct 24, 2013 by

I must admit it’s more than a little embarrassing to receive an e-mail from a classmate (and Jerusalem roommate!) telling me I was...

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Perspectives on the Pew

Oct 10, 2013 by

And how do we keep our balance? That I can tell you in one word: Tradition! —Fiddler on the Roof  Is Judaism a religion? Is...

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Rabbis Organizing Rabbis: Immi...

May 28, 2013 by

(The CCAR “Gang of Ten”: Rabbis Michael Namath, Baht Weiss, Sam Gordon, Esther Lederman, Greg Litcofsky, Ari Margolis,...

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Rabbis Organizing Rabbis: Immi...

Mar 8, 2013 by

When Zacil finished speaking, I could see they eyes of four hundred fellow rabbis welled up with tears. This undocumented immigrant...

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