A Prayer: Standing with The Tr...

Oct 28, 2018 by

In light of yesterday’s horrific violence at Tree of Life Congregation in Pittsburgh, we share this prayer that Rabbi Kedar...

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This Joyous Soul: Communicatin...

Oct 24, 2018 by

In anticipation of the release of CCAR Press’s forthcoming publication, This Joyous Soul: A New Voice for Ancient Yearnings, we...

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Genes Don’t Constitute the Cov...

Oct 16, 2018 by

I have never submitted my DNA for analysis of my ethnic identity, and I am determined not to do so. I suspect that the findings would...

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Gracias

Oct 11, 2018 by

“Gracias.” Thank you. It’s hard to describe the feeling of those words when they are uttered by a child whose innocent eyes betray a...

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Stuck on the Shores of the Par...

Oct 3, 2018 by

In anticipation of the release of CCAR Press’s forthcoming publication, Moral Resistance and Spiritual Authority: Our Jewish...

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Telling My Truth: Mental Illne...

Sep 28, 2018 by

  Sometimes it is hard to speak one’s truth. There I was, at the bridge table, listening to my friend expound  on how so many...

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King David, Bill Clinton, and ...

Sep 27, 2018 by

This summer, I listened to Professor Orit Avnery at the Shalom Hartman Institute, describing King David’s wrongdoing with Bat-Sheva....

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