June 10, 2016

Yom Kippur

Yom Kippur 5774 By Joel Grossman When I was visiting my mother in Israel this past summer, her brother, my uncle Shimmy, also came by to visit. My Uncle Shimmy

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Kol Nidre

Kol Nidre 5774 by Rabbi Ilana Grinblat Tonight, on the holiest night of the Jewish year, we stand before God, stripped of our comforts – without food and drink. We

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Rosh Hashanah

Rosh Hashanah 5774: Writing Ourselves Into the Story By Rabbi Miriyam Glazer I’d like to begin today by sharing a poem with you, one that touches me deeply every time

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Parashat Balak By Bob Braun, 5775 As a child of the 60’s, television had a great impact on my life. I’m not sure that my children, who grew up with

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Shavuot 2015/5775 By Rabbi Susan Laemmle A Loving Relationship Dodi li va-ani lo, ha-roeh ba-shoshanim: “My beloved is mine and I am my beloved’s, who browses among the lilies.”  Many

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Parshat Vayechi

Parshat Vayechi By Abraham Havivi, January 3, 2015 Read Gen. 48:1-11 (Dying Jacob receives Joseph, along with grandchildren Menashe and Ephraim, and blesses them) What’s the obvious question about Jacob’s

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The Avinu Family

The Avinu Family: A Tragedy in Ten Episodes By Norm Green, November 15, 2014 In the first two episodes we have seen wars and upheavals, destructions of whole cities, a woman

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Lech Lecha

Lech Lecha By Anthony Elman, November 1, 2014 Shabbat shalom everybody! Some of you may not know me, though I’ve been a member for more than 9 years. But almost

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