True Strength at America’...

Aug 14, 2015 by

I know what strength is. Reflecting on marching in the NAACP’s America’s Journey for Justice, I witnessed true strength....

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Taking Torah on the Road

Aug 11, 2015 by

Do you remember holding a Torah scroll? Its sudden weight in your arms and soul, the joy of connecting through the generations to...

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Tora(h) is Her Nickname

Aug 10, 2015 by

I traveled to Montgomery, Alabama fifty years after the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. led marchers to that city from Selma, sixty...

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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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A Lamentation and a Journey

Jul 23, 2015 by

עַל אֵלֶּה | אֲנִי בוֹכִיָּה עֵינִי | עֵינִי יֹרְדָה מַּיִם כִּי רָחַק מִמֶּנִּי מְנַחֵם מֵשִׁיב נַפְשִׁי הָיוּ בָנַי שׁוֹמֵמִים כִּי...

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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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Renewing Our Spiritual Infrast...

Jan 6, 2015 by

In May 1999, about 15 ½ years ago, the Conference passed its Statement of Principles for Reform Judaism, the Pittsburgh Principles,...

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The Red Tent: Oddly Compelling...

Dec 11, 2014 by

I was slightly too young to swoon over the iconic mini-series “The Thorn Birds” in the early 1980’s (though my babysitters weren’t). ...

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