Fragile Identities in Dialogue...

Jul 20, 2017 by

I grew up in an age when the State of Israel was touted as the panacea for the lost American Jew. We celebrated Yom haAtzmaut as...

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Swiftly Flow the Days

Jul 13, 2017 by

In anticipation of the release of CCAR Press’s newest book, The Fragile Dialogue: New Voices of Liberal Zionism, we’ve...

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Kotel Controversy

Jul 12, 2017 by

World Jewry was shocked that Prime Minister Netanyahu reneged on his commitment to developing a pluralistic space at the Kotel so...

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It’s Lonely in the Middl...

Jul 6, 2017 by

In anticipation of the release of CCAR Press’s newest book, The Fragile Dialogue: New Voices of Liberal Zionism, we’ve...

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What’s in an Anniversary?

Jun 29, 2017 by

In anticipation of the release of CCAR Press’s newest book, The Fragile Dialogue: New Voices of Liberal Zionism, we’ve...

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My Classmate Was A Force of Na...

Jun 27, 2017 by

Each of my HUC-JIR classmates (Cincinnati ’60) has had a transformative impact on his congregation or community.  (Yes, sadly we were...

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WUPJ Connections 2017 – Differ...

Jun 1, 2017 by

Recently, I had the privilege of participating in the World Union for Progressive Judaism’s Connections 2017 conference in...

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What Happens When We Listen?

Mar 23, 2017 by

Our world has become filled with talking.  We have to push our thoughts and opinions out into the world in an effort to convince...

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