What is – and isn’t – a Rabbi’...

Feb 13, 2013 by

I never imagined that I would be a rabbi of a small congregation.  And yet, for the past ten years I have been the rabbi of a...

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And Let Them Make a Sanctuary:...

Feb 12, 2013 by

This week we have buried a giant of Judaism.  Rabbi David Hartman, z”l, died on Rosh Chodesh Adar and was buried in Jerusalem. ...

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Israel Blog: Finding the Israe...

Jan 31, 2013 by

Shalom from Jerusalem! Late last night I finished a rather intense week of touring, meeting and learning with a group of 17 other...

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Machzor Blog: “I’m Not A Sheep...

Jan 28, 2013 by

“Please Dad, tell them I’m not a sheep.” Those were my teenage daughter’s parting words to me as I attended the first “Think Tank” in...

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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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