CONTACT US  *  CALENDAR  *  SEARCH  *  FACEBOOK



I truly enjoy the experiences I have in our community to interact with my interfaith colleagues and learn from their wisdom and experience. This week, I participated in two events that are examples of this.
Posted to by The Jewish Center on 11/17/2015 9:09:27 AM | with 0 comments

This past Wednesday morning, we included a special prayer at Minyan. It was the 20th Yahrtzeit of Israel Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin....
Posted to by The Jewish Center on 11/6/2015 11:47:02 AM | with 0 comments

When the Rabbis of the Mishna wanted us to think about our relationship with the greater community, they instructed us in Pirke Avot, “Al Tifros Min HaTzibur – do not distance yourself from the community.”
Posted to by The Jewish Center on 10/30/2015 11:11:48 AM | with 0 comments

I want to share a passion I have with all of you. It comes from a family connection, a personal connection and a strong connection I feel as a Jew born in the mid 20th Century.  
Posted to by The Jewish Center on 10/23/2015 11:25:55 AM | with 0 comments

As we follow the news from Israel in recent weeks, our hearts go out to those who have lost their lives and to those injured in the recent terrorist attacks. 
Posted to by The Jewish Center on 10/16/2015 11:37:28 AM | with 0 comments

As we begin the reading of the Book of Genesis again this week, I want to share with you a classic Rabbinic legend that provides us with a study guide for our Biblical texts. 
Posted to by The Jewish Center on 10/13/2015 12:52:49 PM | with 0 comments

Many of us know that there are 613 commandments in the entire Torah and we may be familiar with the first mitzvah; when God instructs Adam and Eve to have children. 
Posted to by The Jewish Center on 10/2/2015 10:12:57 AM | with 0 comments

There has been a lot of attention given this week to the observance of religious life in the public sphere. 
Posted to by The Jewish Center on 9/25/2015 11:11:24 AM | with 0 comments

As we prepare today for the last Shabbat of the year and we look ahead to Rosh Hashanah next week, there are many thoughts going through my mind. 
Posted to by The Jewish Center on 9/11/2015 9:22:56 AM | with 0 comments

This summer I read Michael Oren's new book Ally: My Journey Across the American-Israeli Divide. It's a fascinating account of his years as Israeli Ambassador to the US, and in particular I paid close attention to his writing about the talks with Iran over the years.
Posted to by The Jewish Center on 8/20/2015 8:50:31 AM | with 0 comments

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10...>|