Turning Justice into Righteous...

Sep 2, 2015 by

“Tzedek, tzedek, tirdof:” this is one of the most famous lines from all Scripture, lines we read this week as part of Parashat...

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Bibilical Echoes

Sep 2, 2015 by

83 year old Hazel Dukes led our community with words that I’m sure are familiar to all who have and will march: “What do we want?...

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In Every Generation …

Sep 2, 2015 by

B’chol dor vador chayav adam lirot et atzmo k’ilu hu yatza mi-Mitzrayim.  “In every generation, a person must view herself/himself as...

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Joining Hands, Marching Togeth...

Aug 28, 2015 by

On Tuesday, five of us[1] flew to South Carolina to march in the NAACP’s Journey for Justice.[2] Why? This poem from American poet...

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True Strength at America’...

Aug 14, 2015 by

I know what strength is. Reflecting on marching in the NAACP’s America’s Journey for Justice, I witnessed true strength....

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Taking Torah on the Road

Aug 11, 2015 by

Do you remember holding a Torah scroll? Its sudden weight in your arms and soul, the joy of connecting through the generations to...

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Tora(h) is Her Nickname

Aug 10, 2015 by

I traveled to Montgomery, Alabama fifty years after the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. led marchers to that city from Selma, sixty...

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