Rabbis Without Borders
Since my mom had a history of outliving her prognoses I assumed that this would be the case once again.
As a rabbi, I am privileged to officiate at many life cycle events. I become part of a family’s life ...
Jewish sages decided that intense mourning time should be seven days only.
On extending Jewish mourning rituals to non-traditional mourners.
In Jewish tradition, sitting shiva is a trust fall.
Rarely have I been so deeply affected, so deeply wounded inside, so utterly shattered.
Israel is the most uplifting place in the world, and on my trip there last week I felt the usual ...
The important thing is not how many separate injunctions are obeyed but how and in what spirit we obey them. ...