Letter from Jerusalem: Love mu...

Sep 9, 2015 by

Thursday, July 30 was planned as a day of celebration of tolerance and acceptance, a day to embrace difference, a day to lift up...

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This Mini-War: In Israel, On t...

Jul 16, 2014 by

My week. Monday evening sitting in someone’s home in Tzur Hadassah, around 10 p.m. Talking about some great ideas. Suddenly, without...

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I Am The Egg (Wo)Man: Reflecti...

Jul 11, 2013 by

“Jerusalem has greatly sinned, therefore she is become a mockery. All who admired her despise her, for they have seen her...

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New Walls, Old Walls: Your Tho...

Jun 4, 2013 by

“My daughter was at the Kotel on Rosh Hodesh Sivan, witnessed the violence against Women of the Wall and is now afraid to return...

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Obama’s Trip to Israel: ...

Mar 22, 2013 by

I’ve had a running dialogue with a friend in my congregation over the past four plus years.  I know I’m not the only one to have...

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From South to North – Da...

Dec 3, 2012 by

The last two days have been border-filled, nothing surprising of course when traveling in Israel.  After a short tiyul in Jerusalem...

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Shabbat in Jerusalem with the ...

Dec 1, 2012 by

A great day of learning and being in Jerusalem.  The weather here is glorious – sunny and warm.  After a slow morning of t’filah...

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