If I Should Meet God

Apr 26, 2016 by

A disciple came to his rabbi and lamented: “Rabbi, I have all these terrible thoughts. I am even afraid to say them. I feel...

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A Response to Terror in Brusse...

Mar 24, 2016 by

We pray for the people of Belgium and for the families of those killed and injured in the horrific terror attacks in Brussels. Today,...

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The Supreme Court Vacancy and ...

Feb 23, 2016 by

When Justice Antonin Scalia died suddenly and unexpectedly, a week ago Saturday, I experienced the same surge of emotion that many...

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Letter from Jerusalem: Love mu...

Sep 9, 2015 by

Thursday, July 30 was planned as a day of celebration of tolerance and acceptance, a day to embrace difference, a day to lift up...

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Azkarah for Rabbis Schulweis a...

Jan 21, 2015 by

Chanukah, the joyful festival of lights, was dimmed in Los Angeles last month by the loss, at the beginning and the end of the...

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You Turn my Mourning Into Danc...

Oct 2, 2014 by

Yizkor on Yom Kippur is … not about human frailty or the futility of human endeavors. Yizkor on Yom Kippur is about the power...

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Mussar for Rabbis – Bitachon (...

Sep 17, 2014 by

“Rabbi, I wouldn’t want your job,” congregants have often said to me, most often in connection with the rabbi’s...

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