A voice of hope?

August 4th, 2014

I’ve been a rabbi for six years. I have counseled people who have lost children to cancer and addiction, men who are facing life in prison, or a fatal diagnosis. The question a rabbi faces most often in pastoral situations is “Where is God?” Read More...

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A Rabbi's Thoughts From Israel: The Disgusting Irony of the Current Crisis

July 23rd, 2014

Azakah. I don’t ever want to hear this word again. Read More...

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A view from the J Street’s congressional and leadership mission

March 7th, 2013

Today, the unraveling continues and the need for a two-state solution to be implemented is beyond urgent if there is a hope to keep the democratic and Jewish dream of Israel alive. In my first week here, I was privileged to join a J Street congressional and leadership mission for three of their six days in Israel. I want to share some of what I learned in those three full days. Read More...

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J Street 2012 High Holiday Resources

September 5th, 2012

With the coming of the fall, the Jewish community turns with anticipation to the High Holy Days of Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur. The Yamim Noraim -- Days of Awe -- compel many of us to reflect on the ideas of accountability and repentance. Read More...

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Ten J Street Rabbinic Cabinet Members Make Top Rabbis List

April 3rd, 2012

We are tremendously proud of their creativity, their influence and their unwavering commitment to Israel and the Jewish people. And we are gratified that they stand with us in working to secure Israel’s future as a democratic, Jewish homeland through the pursuit of a viable two-state solution. Read More...

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