Healing and Strengthened With ...

Apr 3, 2014 by

I come to the CCAR Convention every year for many reasons. I want to learn, refine, rediscover and build rabbinic skills, and I want...

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#36rabbis – Why I’...

Apr 1, 2014 by

I am about 2 hrs and 10 minutes away from shave-time, and it occurs to me that I should probably try to put into words why it is that...

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It’s my parents’ fault I’m sha...

Apr 1, 2014 by

As I awoke this morning and ran my fingers through my hair, I tried to recall my earliest memories of doing g’milut chasadim (acts of...

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Health and Healing, Wholeness ...

Apr 1, 2014 by

In the Torah portion this week, the priests of ancient Israel find that their religious responsibilities include a role as a public...

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Why I am shaving my head – to ...

Mar 31, 2014 by

I have made lots of jokes about growing my hair out (as best as I could) for this fundraiser for St Baldricks Foundation in honor of...

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Shave for the Brave: A “Magica...

Mar 20, 2014 by

I was thinking so much about Sammy this past Purim.  He was a kid who loved all things fun and magical and creative.  One of the...

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Why I am Shaving My Head: Shav...

Mar 17, 2014 by

Beginning on April 1st our community will have a bald rabbi, at least for a little while, as I will be participating with about 60 of...

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Thank You for Sharing: Going P...

Dec 24, 2013 by

The editors at MyJewishLearning.org posted a question on its website a week ago Monday.  Commenting on an article the death of...

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