A Narrow Bridge

Sep 8, 2017 by

Rabbi Nachman of Bratslav[i] taught: “All the world is a very narrow bridge; the key is not to be paralyzed by fear.” I have been on...

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DACA and Your Congregation: As...

Sep 7, 2017 by

Rabbi Shimon bar Yochai taught:  People were on a ship.  One of them took a drill and started drilling underneath him.  The others...

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Minister March for Justice

Aug 29, 2017 by

Yesterday I had the privilege of addressing the Ministers March For Justice. It was a day filled with inspiring moments. In these...

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Shabbat and Social Justice

Jul 28, 2017 by

In anticipation of the release of CCAR Press’s newest book, Seven Days, Many Voices: Insights into the Biblical Story of...

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Religion and Relationships on ...

Jun 2, 2017 by

Racial justice is preoccupying many religious leaders.  As in too many other cities across the country, protests erupted in Charlotte...

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Each Person Must See Themselve...

Apr 9, 2017 by

“In every generation, each person must see themselves as if they went out of Egypt.” This is my favorite line in the Haggadah. In the...

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Our Real Security Tonight is B...

Apr 5, 2017 by

All rabbis have humbling moments when the words that spontaneously emerge from our mouths wind up being far more impactful than those...

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A Turning Point in History: Th...

Feb 8, 2017 by

We are excited to welcome over 500 colleagues to The Temple during our upcoming CCAR Convention in Atlanta. This year marks the 150th...

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