Reluctant Heroes

by Joel Brown, January 10, 2016

It was my pleasure to be able to lead the Friday night service on January 1, 2016 while Rabbi Pollack was away, celebrating her father-in-law’s 80th birthday. The weekly Torah…

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Letter to President Rivlin and Prime Minister Netanyahu

by Larry Englander, December 25, 2015

December 23, 2015 The Hon. President R. Rivlin The Hon. Prime Minister B. Netanyahu Jerusalem ISRAEL Dear President Rivlin and Prime Minister Netanyahu, It is with great pleasure that I…

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Raising Ourselves Up

by Rabbi Audrey Pollack, December 2, 2015

As the darkness of winter Increases, communities around the world welcome the increasing darkness with festivals of light. Jews around the world observe the festival of Hanukah with the lighting…

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And It May Keep You Up All Night

by Arliene Botnick, December 2, 2015

In Pirkei Avot, Rabbi Ben Bag Bag is quoted as saying, ‚ÄúTurn it and turn it for everything is in it. Reflect on it, and grow old and grey with…

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