Why I Do Not Mourn on Tisha B&...

Oct 26, 2016 by

Tisha B’Av, the 9th day of the Hebrew month Av, is a Jewish day of mourning associated with the Babylonian Destruction of the...

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T’shuvah in an Age of Mass-Inc...

Oct 21, 2016 by

Now that we have confessed our sins and beaten our chests, I propose that we, as a movement, act. Let us bring true t’shuvah into...

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We Stand Here This Day: This i...

Oct 11, 2016 by

I am a rabbi, I am a mother, a wife, a grandmother, a faithful friend, and a human being. These are blessed gifts in my life in...

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The Syrian Refugees and German...

Aug 17, 2016 by

Each of us had different reasons for taking part in the CCAR Mission to Berlin. Among them were: We cared about the refugee crisis...

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Of Hugs and Vigils: Standing w...

Jun 21, 2016 by

The Orlando International Airport bustles with excited children hugging their favorite characters to their hearts; it’s surrounded by...

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One Road – Two Worlds: Modern ...

Jun 6, 2016 by

As we near Shavuot, our thoughts turn to the agricultural roots of our people.  For many, discussions of justice in the fields, fair...

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Promises of Liberation

Apr 20, 2016 by

This week is framed by the unfulfilled promises of liberation. On April 16, we celebrated Emancipation Day, which marks the...

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Digging Into the Second Justic...

Nov 5, 2015 by

A Note to Rabbis About The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change  “Justice, justice, you shall pursue” (Deuteronomy...

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