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It’s still a New YearIt’s an exciting time in the Jewish annual cycle because all the High Holidays have ended. We have gone through the Days of Awe, the observance...read more...
Family speeches at funerals: some tipsThe greatest change I’ve witnessed in my rabbinic career has been the role of the rabbi at funerals. In the earlier years of my career, I would...read more...
Canadian Jews must champion freedom agendaThe many liberties that make North America history’s greatest experiment in mass democracy and freedom should not be taken for granted. Our...read more...
Sermons: a case for the defenceU.S. President Barack Obama seems to have more faith in synagogue sermons than most Jews I know. This year, in anticipation of the High Holidays, he...read more...
The nature of dreamsTwo men walk along the Jerusalem promenade: one is short and stocky, a former kibbutznik, the other is tall, white-haired, patrician in aspect, his...read more...
Two stories to start the new yearFacing the new year requires some amount of determination to be able to begin with a sense of balance, with an ability to merge both the feelings of...read more...
Always the victimDear Ella, I’ve recently come to a painful realization. My mom, the person whom I’ve trusted my entire life – the friend, mentor...read more...
Appreciating our Judaism through a sojourn in IndiaMy family and I spent most of August on a journey through parts of India, and I haven’t quite returned home yet. We visited Mumbai and Delhi...read more...
Israel must tread carefully amid chaos in Arab worldWith deadly street battles between the military and the Muslim Brotherhood in Cairo; rocket attacks and chemical weapons in the Syrian civil war; car...read more...
Jew me downThe comments came out of nowhere, which is why they took us by surprise. Over the four years we’d known him, our friend, Steve, was well aware...read more...

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