CCAR Convention 2020: Acting U...

Feb 10, 2020 by

If you are anything like me, I imagine you strive to reduce your harm on the environment. Perhaps you bring reusable bags to the...

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A Hands-On Farming Experience ...

Feb 5, 2020 by

My name is Rabbi Jessy Dressin, and I am a community rabbi in Baltimore and the Director of Repair the World Baltimore, an...

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How Inviting Is Baltimore? Bal...

Jul 31, 2019 by

Forbes listed Baltimore as one of the “Coolest Cities to Visit.”  Nothing earth shattering has changed since that 2018...

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Writing Our Rabbinic Histories

Apr 3, 2019 by

As a rabbinical student, I spent a lot of time studying and working with Dr. Gary Zola, and so I am never that surprised to find...

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A Class Reunion Dinner at CCAR...

Apr 2, 2019 by

An Italian restaurant.  The pasta, pizza, atmosphere— all these things were lovely.  However, this particular dinner was not really...

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Prayer and Pancakes at CCAR Co...

Apr 2, 2019 by

A day that begins at a historic synagogue and concludes with lemon ricotta pancakes is an excellent one, if you ask me. In between...

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Finding the 2019 CCAR Board of...

Apr 1, 2019 by

In 1890, in his message to the first convention of the CCAR, Rabbi Isaac Mayer Wise shared the following: “Whatever advances the...

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Dr. Susannah Heschel on Her Fa...

Apr 1, 2019 by

After a gracious introduction by Rabbi Gary Zola, Dr. Susannah Heschel took the stage at the 130th Convention of the Conference of...

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