Written in “Just Five Minutes”...

Sep 18, 2019 by

A reflection by Rabbi Barry H. Block on working through Opening Your Heart with Psalm 27: A Spiritual Practice for the Jewish New...

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Moods and Music: King Shaul an...

Sep 10, 2019 by

“Now the spirit of the Lord departed from Shaul and a רוח רעה ru’ach ra’ah, an evil spirit from the Lord began to terrify him.” What...

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The Case of the Allegedly Anti...

Sep 9, 2019 by

On Thursday, the CCAR joined the Union for Reform Judaism, the Men of Reform Judaism, the American Jewish Committee, and over 100...

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What is the Future of Religion...

Sep 6, 2019 by

At a recent TV interview in Westborough, MA, I was asked: “What is the future of religion”? I do not know what prompted this question...

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When Donors Behave Badly: Guid...

Sep 5, 2019 by

In light of CCAR Press’s publishing of The Sacred Exchange: A Jewish Money Ethic, edited by Rabbi Mary L. Zamore, earlier this year,...

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“And who shall I say is callin...

Sep 4, 2019 by

Leonard Cohen z”l, was a quintessentially Jewish artist. His themes and motifs tugged on the heartstrings of Jewish Thought, both...

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Truth, Justice and Reconciliat...

Sep 3, 2019 by

The last day of any mission, trip or conference leads one to think about travel and arriving safely at home.  I mean, what could...

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