Rabbis Without Borders

Rabbis Without Borders is a dynamic forum for exploring contemporary issues in the Jewish world and beyond. Written by rabbis of different denominations, viewpoints, and parts of the country, Rabbis Without Borders is a project of Clal – The National Jewish Center for Learning and Leadership.

If you see something, do something!

I have always depended on the kindness of strangers...

One Day in Your House: An Interfaith Musical Sukkot Offering

As the trees began to shed their leaves outside, we marked the Jewish festival of Sukkot by building fragile, temporary ...

The Lessons Cancer Taught Me

In this month of breast cancer awareness, I want to share the lessons I’ve learned as a survivor

Should it be so Hard to Condemn the Murder of Ari Fuld?

On the one hand – “Thou Shalt not Murder” but on the other hand – “He who comes to kill you, rise up first to kill him”.

Columbus Day: A Sign of Celebration, Or a Ritual that Should Be Put To Rest?

When I picture Christopher Columbus, I picture this boat, and I recall the story I learned as a child in ...

A Time For Men.  Real Men. 

Up until now, #MeToo has been a women’s movement.  Appropriately so. It is driven by us and for us. Our ...

Invited to Remember

An Alternative Yizkor Service

Leaving Failure Behind and Embracing the Possible

Embracing a growth mindset opens up infinite new ways forward