What Matters in Israel

Aug 21, 2014 by

I continue to think about my recent mission to Israel in the midst of the Gaza Operation. I have written my political analysis, but...

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Interactions: CCAR Israel Soli...

Aug 5, 2014 by

Anyone who has ever planned a trip knows that a great deal of time and effort is involved. This emergency solidarity mission took us...

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Insight and Inspiration from t...

Aug 4, 2014 by

On very short notice, a group of twelve American rabbis, all members of the CCAR, embarked on a five-day mission to Israel. It was...

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Prayers of Anguish: From Israe...

Aug 1, 2014 by

We offer this selection of readings and prayers from the CCAR Israel Solidarity Mission for your use this Shabbat. Please use them...

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Fields of Life, Part 4: CCAR S...

Aug 1, 2014 by

From Day Three of the CCAR Israel Solidarity Mission  “May God bless and keep you always, may your wishes all come true. May you...

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Field of Hope, Part 3: CCAR So...

Jul 31, 2014 by

From Day Two of the CCAR Israel Solidarity Mission It’s the 23rd day of the war in Gaza. This is a war. For Israel, it’s not a...

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Fields of Gray, Part 1: CCAR S...

Jul 30, 2014 by

  “When the night lies so still Oh before I go to sleep I come by, I come by Oh just to look at you In the dim light I say...

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The People of Israel Are Livin...

Jul 29, 2014 by

Today felt like the longest day of my life. Maybe it was, actually. Today was two days for the price of one, thanks to 18 hours of...

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