Lobbying for Immigration in Sa...

May 30, 2013 by

What does it mean to be part of a movement? What could it look like if we actually moved together? On Thursday May 23rd forty-two...

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Rabbis Organizing Rabbis: Immi...

May 28, 2013 by

(The CCAR “Gang of Ten”: Rabbis Michael Namath, Baht Weiss, Sam Gordon, Esther Lederman, Greg Litcofsky, Ari Margolis,...

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Machzor Blog: The Holy Days? Y...

Apr 11, 2013 by

Our congregants usually know a good bit about the link between a Pesach Seder and freedom, that to be in a sukkah is to celebrate the...

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Recalling MLK Jr and Maurice E...

Apr 5, 2013 by

An e-mail arrived from the indefatigable Art Waskow reminding us that April 4th is the anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Martin...

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Gun Safety Is a Jewish Issue

Apr 4, 2013 by

Gun safety is a Jewish issue.  Since the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, Connecticut, Jews have played a prominent role...

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Unexpected Detours: The Rabbin...

Mar 28, 2013 by

One morning a few weeks ago, orange detour signs appeared on both ends of my street, making it a challenge to get to  my office. ...

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Welcoming the New Machzor: Ide...

Mar 20, 2013 by

At our congregation in Atlanta, we have already made our arrangements to purchase the new Machzor – Mishkan HaNefesh – even though it...

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Rabbinic Gratitude: This is No...

Feb 26, 2013 by

I am going to start with a story about snow but the weather is just a pretext for where I want to go. So bear with me while I begin....

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