Strive to Be Humane

Jun 26, 2018 by

Following the path blazed by Rabbi Jonah Pesner of the RAC, and by Rabbi David Stern, President of the CCAR, I journeyed from Dallas...

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Witness to Cruelty: Bringing C...

Jun 22, 2018 by

The mother from Nicaragua stood before our multi-faith group of forty religious leaders this morning in the simple and dignified...

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A Poem about Then(?)

Jun 20, 2018 by

Comparisons between the Holocaust and contemporary issues are difficult to assess. We maintain that the Shoah was unique in its...

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What is Unique About the CCAR ...

Jun 8, 2018 by

The CCAR Code of Ethics is an “ecclesiastical” system, based on religious principles and our lived experience and shared expectations...

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Pirkei Avot 6:11: On Character

May 18, 2018 by

Each Friday leading up to Shavuot, RavBlog will be posting a series of excerpts from Pirkei Avot: A Social Justice Commentary by...

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Pirkei Avot 5:15: On Wisdom

May 11, 2018 by

Each Friday leading up to Shavuot, RavBlog will be posting a series of excerpts from Pirkei Avot: A Social Justice Commentary by...

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Eulogy for Rabbi Aaron David P...

May 10, 2018 by

I had been meaning to ask Aaron a Talmud question this week. I liked asking Aaron Talmud questions, usually when I was preparing to...

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