46 Years of Women Rabbis: A Me...

Mar 21, 2018 by

The father in the delivery room has a complicated perspective. I know. I have been there twice. Most of us know little about how our...

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There’s So Much I Don’t Know a...

Mar 21, 2018 by

I get energized when I discover a key to unlocking the meaning of a significant text that previously had eluded me. Having realized...

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Energetic Shacharit at CCAR Co...

Mar 20, 2018 by

There is something exciting and totally terrifying about leading worship at the CCAR. First, it’s a huge honor to be invited. Then...

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Instruments of God

Mar 20, 2018 by

This morning, I woke up at 6:00 AM and made my way to the hotel gym for a short workout. Before you congratulate me, full disclosure:...

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Modeling the Behavior at CCAR ...

Mar 20, 2018 by

One of the most important aspects of my rabbinate is continuing education.  I firmly believe that in order for me to be able to teach...

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Delving Into Israel at CCAR 20...

Mar 19, 2018 by

Monday at the CCAR Convention offered several opportunities to delve into our movement’s evolving relationship with the modern State...

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Get Yourself a Teacher, Find S...

Feb 26, 2018 by

I will always remember my very first CCAR convention.  I was a first year rabbinic student at HUC-JIR in Jerusalem, and the 1995...

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Convention is an Opportunity t...

Feb 15, 2018 by

וְעָ֥שׂוּ לִ֖י מִקְדָּ֑שׁ וְשָׁכַנְתִּ֖י בְּתוֹכָֽם׃ Make me a sanctuary, and I will dwell among you. (Exodus 25:9) וַיִּ֥בֶן...

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