Embedding Ourselves in Baltimo...

Jan 30, 2020 by

When the planning committee for the upcoming 2020 CCAR Convention met last spring, we asked ourselves, “How could we be in Baltimore...

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A Community of Holy Souls—Why ...

Jan 29, 2020 by

In Ecclesiastes 1:4 we read, Generations come and generations go, but the Earth remains forever. I used to find great comfort in...

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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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Baltimore Beit Midrash: Learni...

Jan 24, 2020 by

I look forward to the CCAR Convention each year. There are many different facets that I enjoy, including the opportunity to...

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God and the Tragedy Test

Jan 21, 2020 by

So who, exactly, is the God we believe in? This is not only a question for rabbis, it is a question for every Jew. And it may well be...

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New Responsum: Collecting for ...

Jan 16, 2020 by

The CCAR is pleased to present this Responsum on collecting money for tzedakah in the synagogue on Shabbat (5780.1), the newest...

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A New Year’s Message Fro...

Jan 8, 2020 by

Rabbi Hara Person, Chief Executive of the CCAR, reflects on her first six months as Chief Executive, her vision for the organization...

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