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Two Prayers for Inauguration Day

Alden Solovy
January 19, 2017

The Torah teaches us that we must pray for the wisdom of our leaders and the quality of government, no matter our feelings toward specific politicians. Extraordinary times require extraordinary prayers.

A Prayer for the People of Syria

Rabbi David Wirtschafter
December 16, 2016

We hear the news of the massacres and the suffering, but will we listen? The world cannot continue to stand idly by while the death toll keeps rising. We cannot be silent in the face of yet another slaughter.