When Is Enough, Enough Already...

Apr 17, 2020 by

With Pesach just concluded, I am still contemplating part of the seder. In my family, like many others, we add to the singing...

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Tragedy and Transcendence: Ope...

Apr 19, 2019 by

Rabbi Joe Black read this opening prayer for the Colorado State House of Representatives before they began their session on...

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Let My People Go

Apr 19, 2019 by

Over 1,000 men in detention. Fifty men sharing a dormitory room, sleeping on bunk beds seemingly made out of plywood and nails,...

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The Poor Bread

Apr 18, 2019 by

From The Passover Haggadah: This is the poor bread that our ancestors ate in the land of Egypt. Anyone who are oppressed shall come...

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Opening the Door, Eyes Wide Op...

Apr 18, 2019 by

On Friday night, we will send the youngest among us to open our doors to the promise of perfect redemption. This year, though, that...

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Discussion Starters from the S...

Apr 17, 2019 by

Just in case Miriam hasn’t stopped by to replenish your well lately. The Two Cooked Dishes Starter Pesach 114b of the Babylonian...

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The Most Important Day of Pass...

Apr 5, 2018 by

More American Jews attend a Passover Seder than observe any other Jewish ritual. How do we know? The Pew Research Center tells us.[i]...

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No Rice for My Family this Pas...

Apr 4, 2018 by

In November 2015 when the Committee on Jewish Law and Standards of the Rabbinical Assembly (RA) issued their teshuvah permitting rice...

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