Rabbi Howard Shapiro

Rabbi Howard Shapiro is rabbi emeritus at Temple Israel in West Palm Beach, FL. He teaches at Florida Atlantic University Life Long Learning Society, consults for the Jewish Federation of Palm Beach County, and blogs at rabbiunplugged.

Standing Tall at Selichot

Rabbi Howard Shapiro
September 4, 2015

My mother and father were just about the same height, but somehow she always seemed taller. Maybe it was the shoes or maybe the way she carried herself in a proud but not superior Boston kind of manner. Or maybe the cigar, which was a horizontal point of...