Rabbis Without Borders

Studying With my Father, 18 Years Dead

Will we ever be free of enumerating what we have, what we need, what will be enough, what will ensure our security, who will inherit, how much we can afford to give, who’s most needy or most worthy - all with a sense that there’s not enough to go around?

A Completely Trivial and Out-of-Context Snapshot of Israeli Military Rule

The army usually declares a closure of the Palestinian territories for the holidays, meaning that all permits allowing Palestinians entrance into Israel become null and void.

Vayakhel Pekudei

We believe that it is our holy work to address poverty, structural racism, environmental degradation, the military economy, and most importantly, the moral tone of the national dialogue.

Where Do You Keep Your Safety Deposit Box?

As a rabbi, I am privileged to officiate at many life cycle events.  I become part of a family’s life ...

Target The Heart

Feelings are important, but a wise world can’t run only on feelings. Facts matter, actions matter, consequences matter.

When It Rains, It Pours!

Celebrating Purim amid the mishegos of life.

The Al Aqsa Mosque = The Holy Temple?

Can Judaism and Islam share this holy site?

Nu, What’s New?

Jewish tradition seems schizophrenic about whether anything really is new.