How Do Israelis Do It? –...

Dec 29, 2015 by

I often ask myself, how do Israelis maintain balance in life?  Israeli life is filled with political unrest and social stress in...

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Celebrating the Transformation...

Dec 21, 2015 by

This year marks the 50th anniversary of one of the biggest events in religious history. It was an event so groundbreaking and...

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Suicide Survivors Day – Novemb...

Nov 19, 2015 by

I have a message to share with my colleagues that emerges out of my recent experience. My wife’s father, tragically, took his own...

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I Didn’t Build It

Oct 1, 2015 by

Showing visitors or newcomers around the synagogue, I hear the compliment, “What a beautiful temple!” I respond: “Yes, and I can brag...

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How Do You Read This?: The Art...

Aug 13, 2015 by

One of the things I remember most distinctly from Freshman English in college was the question, “How do we read this?” Most often, it...

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Why We’re Marching in Am...

Aug 4, 2015 by

We are participating in the N.A.A.C.P.’s “America’s Journey for Justice” is, individually and as part of the collective of 140+...

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America’s Continuing Journey f...

Jul 17, 2015 by

Thirty summers ago, my family packed into the station wagon for a cross-country road trip.  One of the highlights of our entire...

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APA Mental Health Guide for Fa...

Jul 16, 2015 by

The American Psychiatric Association has just released new resources on mental health for faith leaders. Thanks to our colleague...

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