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Toward Shabbat: Diversity

06/18/2021 09:49:58 AM


June 18th, 2021
8 Tammuz 5781
The last two years have been tumultuous ones, to say the least, for the Israeli government. With Israelis heading to thRead more...

Toward Shabbat: Celebrate Pride

06/04/2021 10:43:43 AM


June 4th, 2021
24 Sivan 5781
For far too long, LGBTQ Jews had to choose between multiple identities. Because Jewish spaces often did not embrace queeRead more...

Toward Shabbat: Goodbye to Danny Kraft

05/28/2021 12:14:46 PM


May 28th, 2021
17 Sivan 5781
עֲשֵׂה לְךָ רַב, וּקְנֵה לְךָ חָבֵר
Aseh lecha rav, u’knei l’cha chaver
Make for yourse

Toward Shabbat: Cease Fire

05/21/2021 11:05:30 AM


May 21st, 2021
10 Sivan 5781
Ten days took hundreds of lives. Ten days had families sleeping in bomb shelters overnight, waiting for the next siren. TRead more...

Toward Shabbat: My Heart is in the East

05/14/2021 09:28:14 AM


May 14th, 2021
23 Sivan 5781
I pray.
שַׁאֲלוּ שְׁלוֹם יְרוּשָׁלָ‍ִם יִשְׁלָיוּ אֹהֲבָיִךְ; יְהִי

Toward Shabbat: Foundation

05/07/2021 09:39:31 AM


May 7th, 2021
25 Iyyar 5781
There have been moments, small moments, in the past few weeks, where it has felt close to normal. Moments when I’ve beeRead more...

Toward Shabbat: Upstander

04/23/2021 10:14:30 AM


April 23rd, 2021
11 Iyyar 5781
I dedicate this week’s Towards Shabbat to the life, legacy, and impact of George Floyd, z”l. 
This week, our T

Toward Shabbat: Being and Becoming

04/16/2021 10:05:47 AM


April 16th, 2021
4 Iyyar 5781

This past year in our Thursday Lunch and Learn class, we’ve been working through a stimulating curriculum from the SRead more...

Toward Shabbat: Never Again

04/09/2021 10:16:21 AM


April 9th, 2021
27 Nissan 5781
I’ve struggled to understand what exactly ‘Never Again’ means. I believe we have a moral responsibility to our anRead more...

Toward Shabbat: Redemption

04/02/2021 09:29:18 AM


April 2nd, 2021
20 Nissan 5781
Every year at our seder, we include a text study of something that isn’t a part of the traditional Haggadah text. ThiRead more...
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