As the summer passes its midway point, rabbis begin to think seriously about the coming Days of Awe.
If posting an apology online serves as a starting point for follow-up conversations, I say go for it. How could that ever be a bad thing?
“…I have set before you life or death, blessing or curse; choose life, therefore, that you and your descendants may live.”
Every year on the High Holidays, police officers sit outside our synagogue to protect our community and building from harm.
I vowed that if Israel survived, I would never again abandon my people, never again be indifferent to Israel’s fate.