Rabbi Rick Jacobs, president of the Union for Reform Judaism, presented this sermon at Westchester Reform Temple on Rosh HaShanah morning 5780
Take a deep breath.
This won’t be easy.
We need to face something so odious that we will try to avert our eyes. But we must not.
I want us to take a long, hard look at one migrant family. They’ve traveled a long way, hoping to reach a land of safety, a better life, but the child that is at the center of their every hope may not live another day.
Before I describe the migrant families I met on my recent trip to El Paso, TX, and... Read More