Listening, and Praying for Pea...

Aug 8, 2014 by

Listen. The word occurs over and over again. “Listen to me”, “I heard that”, “Shema Yisrael Adonai Elohaynu, Adonai echad.” The...

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What’s wrong with ethnic jokes...

Apr 30, 2014 by

When I was an undergraduate, I spent a semester abroad in Germany. I was there, of course, to learn German: that was the express...

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More Than One Way: A Father an...

Oct 28, 2013 by

We represent two generations of rabbis, five decades of love for the State of Israel and advocacy for its security and wellbeing. We...

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To the City of Boston

Apr 16, 2013 by

Suddenly, in the light of day darkness was revealed. We are in shock. Stupefied. Angry. Sad. God, If the heart of every living being...

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Obama’s Trip to Israel: ...

Mar 22, 2013 by

I’ve had a running dialogue with a friend in my congregation over the past four plus years.  I know I’m not the only one to have...

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