50 Years a Rabbi: A Path Less ...

Nov 6, 2017 by

Martin Buber’s philosophy and Hasidic spiritual revival, along with my attraction to intensive small group experiences, brought me to...

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Celebrating the Class of 1965:...

Mar 23, 2015 by

At the CCAR Convention 2015, we honored the class of 1965, those who have been CCAR members and served our movement for 50 years....

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CCAR 2015: The Reverend’...

Mar 17, 2015 by

So, when I was asked to write a blog piece for this conference, I happily accepted. There are always things to write about after a...

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CCAR 2015: From Selma to Phila...

Mar 17, 2015 by

On the Sunday before the CCAR Convention, I joined an amazing gathering at Temple Mishkan Israel in Selma, Alabama. The list of...

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CCAR 2015: Longevity Has its P...

Mar 17, 2015 by

I usually blog as “The Boxing Rabbi” so forgive me if I stretch the metaphor.  In my sport of choice, boxing, longevity is measured...

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CCAR 2015: Don’t Sit Bac...

Mar 17, 2015 by

“Hoy hasha’ananim b’tzion, Woe to them that are at ease in Zion.” (Amos 6:1) “Sit back, relax, and...

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A Day For Rejoicing: Human Rig...

Mar 17, 2015 by

The Psalmist wrote, “this is the day the Eternal has made, let us rejoice in it” (Ps. 118:24). Last Monday at the CCAR convention...

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CCAR Helped Maya Rigler Reach ...

Mar 16, 2015 by

The Central Conference of American Rabbis is proud to announce that a cancer fundraising effort by 10-year-old Maya Rigler on behalf...

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