A Prayer for a Person Isolated...

Apr 1, 2020 by

Rabbi Marci Bloch shares a prayer she wrote for anyone who cannot physically be with a loved one who is sick. May they be blessed...

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Psalm 94:19: Soothe the Soul

Apr 1, 2020 by

Psalm 94:19 is traditionally read on Wednesdays. Whichever day you find yourself reading this in this challenging time, may it bring...

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Prayer for Rising Waters: Gett...

Mar 31, 2020 by

We, who strive to illuminate for others the blessings that surround us, seek guidance for our ancient teachers. The Torah is replete...

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Clean Hands Carry Blessings

Mar 15, 2020 by

Our Jewish tradition has long guided us to turn to the Book of Psalms at times of challenge and at the same time to engage with these...

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The Updated Gender Language of...

Mar 4, 2020 by

In 2018, my first year as the editor of CCAR Press, we published an innocent looking, laminated table card for Friday nights. Thanks...

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A Full and Diverse Rabbinate

Feb 24, 2020 by

I grew up in a small South Georgia town. “Shabbat” services were every other Sunday evening, as our congregation of 18 or so families...

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‘Elohim nitzav baadat El...

Jan 28, 2020 by

One of the things I love most about coming to CCAR Convention each year is the chance to pray with other rabbis. Shared t’filah each...

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In Unity and Hope

Dec 13, 2019 by

This prayer was written by Alden Solovy and Rabbi Ilene Harkavy Haigh at the 2019 URJ Biennial in response to the many conversations...

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