Rabbi Moshe Becker

Rabbi Moshe Becker is a co-founder of the Jewish Renaissance Experience, an innovative Jewish education and outreach program in Westchester County, NY. He has done advanced research in Jewish Law, philosophy and history at The Jerusalem Kollel and with the Hashkafa Circle and has lectured and written extensively on these topics.

Articles by Rabbi Moshe Becker

Free Will

There is always a choice to be made.

The Power of We

Everyone's contribution, and occasionally sacrifice, is necessary.

Let Everyone Shine

Allowing each individual's particular talents to find expression strengthens the entire unit.

Insults Leave a Lasting Impact

Insults are easy to give but hard to retract.

Learning From Everyone

Each and every person we interact with can teach something.

Lying Does Not Pay

We must remember to keep the long term ramifications of a lie in mind.

Reconciliation and Forgiveness

Even Isaac and Ishmael were able to set aside their distance and differences to focus on what united them.

Choose Harmony

There is almost always a way to maintain harmony in the face of different views, even if the solution is to agree to disagree.

Family Forgiveness

The need to forgive and, if possible, forget, is vitally important.


We must give our children opportunities to view themselves as successes.