Sermons and Rabbinic Texts

Planting Seeds for the Future: Two-Way Street for Tu B’Shvat

In the moments when I feel frustrated by a lack of instant gratification, I remember the hero of this Tu...

Not by Might and Not by Power — Choosing between Two Hanukkah Narratives

At this grim time when many doubt that a two-state solution is even possible, we must be guided by the...

Two-Way Street for Simchat Torah

There is something beautiful and comforting in the notion that we know the cycle that life will follow and that...

The Shelter and the Shield: Sukkot as Symbol of Safety and Peace

This year, may we find the way to build our sukkah of peace and to gather within it.

Two-Way Street for Yom Kippur | Yom Kippur and Israel 5782

Join us this Tisha B’av in visualizing, thinking about and creating this new meta-narrative where both our Zionism and our...

Two-Way Street for Rosh Hashanah | Facing and Embracing the Other

Join us this Tisha B’av in visualizing, thinking about and creating this new meta-narrative where both our Zionism and our...

Two-Way Street for Tisha B’Av | Not One or The Other but Rather a Third Choice

Join us this Tisha B’av in visualizing, thinking about and creating this new meta-narrative where both our Zionism and our...

Two-Way Street for Yom HaZikaron and Yom HaAtzmaout | Not If But When

In many ways, commemorating Yom Hashoah Ve-HaGevurah (Remembrance Day of The Holocaust and Heroism) is entwined deeply with the foundation...

Two-Way Street for Yom HaShoah | Never Again: Not Just a Slogan

In many ways, commemorating Yom Hashoah Ve-HaGevurah (Remembrance Day of The Holocaust and Heroism) is entwined deeply with the foundation...