Prayer on Yom HaShoah – ...

Apr 12, 2018 by

Our God and God of compassion: In the Jewish Calendar – this day is called Yom HaShoah – Holocaust Memorial Day. This morning we...

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Some Movies Deserve to Be R...

Nov 29, 2016 by

“Allied” opens in Casablanca, home to the most classic of World War II movies. Its protagonists, Marianne (Marion...

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Reflections on the Rabbiner Re...

Aug 19, 2014 by

I  never  knew.  I didn’t know about Regina Jonas.  That is until this summer. Regina Jonas was the first woman rabbi. ...

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What’s wrong with ethnic jokes...

Apr 30, 2014 by

When I was an undergraduate, I spent a semester abroad in Germany. I was there, of course, to learn German: that was the express...

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Remarks from the CCAR Rabbinic...

Nov 11, 2013 by

Remarks from Dedication at Memorial to German Resistance with Christian Schmidt, member of the Bundestag and Parliamentary Secretary...

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I Am the Glass: A Reading for ...

Apr 8, 2013 by

I am the glass Once clear, smooth, perfect. Protecting the store, the home, the eyes. I am the glass. Shattered now, broken, sharp,...

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