A Lifelong Process of Becoming

Aug 28, 2018 by

The High Holy Days are that special time in the Jewish calendar for us to take a step back and reflect on who we are as people. We...

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Leaving Shame Behind: Sharing ...

Aug 27, 2018 by

“We have heard from you that balancing our professional and personal lives is one of the biggest challenges of rabbinic life. ...

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Love and Washing: Preparing fo...

Aug 24, 2018 by

The time of death was 6:55 pm, last night.  The patient was 2 weeks old.  Her name means “journey,” her mother explained. As the...

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Moral Resistance and Spiritual...

Aug 22, 2018 by

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

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Searching for Possibility and ...

Aug 21, 2018 by

A smile can make a huge difference. That is what two of my congregants and I discovered when we came to McAllen, Texas to volunteer...

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Hurricane Harvey: A Year Later

Aug 13, 2018 by

We thought we were the lucky ones, those of us who lived on the west side of Houston. When Hurricane Harvey stalled over Houston...

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The Jew of Whitehorse

Aug 1, 2018 by

This summer, I had the opportunity to travel up to Whitehorse, Canada, a city of some 30,000 people in Yukon Territory. Why did I go...

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