Four years ago, I made aliyah from Los Angeles to Jerusalem. I, along with my husband Rabbi Donald Goor and our precocious cat, Merlin, flew non-stop to a new and different world waiting for us in Israel. For 25 years, I was the cantor at Temple Isaiah, a vibrant congregation in west Los Angeles. Those of us who serve congregations in North America as rabbis, cantors, educators, and synagogue administrators make sure that sacred time and space are created within our communities. We organize services, activities, meals, and study sessions.
In Israel, sacred time and space just sort of... Read More