Praying the Words of Our Hearts

by Rabbi Audrey Pollack, August 27, 2020

As we prepare for the High Holidays of 5781, I am finding comfort in the familiarity of the liturgy, and the sounds, the melodies and the rhythms of the preparation…

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A Good and Healthy New Year

by Arliene Botnick, August 27, 2020

A year like no other! As we enter 5781, our tradition says we should greet one another with L’Shanah Tovah – a good New Year. Often, we add “Umetukah,” a…

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What Pebbles Can I Move?

by Rabbi Audrey Pollack, July 30, 2020

Dear Solelniks, As you read these words the pages of our Jewish calendar have passed Tisha B’Av. While this date is not observed formally in many liberal Jewish communities, it…

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Love is in the Air (and the Torah!)

by Arliene Botnick, July 30, 2020

It’s not February – therefore we can’t celebrate Valentine’s Day. And with all deference to Al Capps L’l Abner, most don’t even know about Sadie Hawkins Day, when, in Dog…

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