Death and Mourning

The Legacy of the Tree of All Knowledge

D'Var Torah By: Rabbi Dan Moskovitz

October 2, 2019
One Yom Kippur, a rabbi was warning his congregation about the fragility of life, and that everyone in the congregation will someday die. ... That is the great lesson and gift of this week’s parashah, B’reishit with its iconic tale of Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden.

A Psalm: A Song of Beauty and Grief

Stacey Zisook Robinson, z"l
September 18, 2019

I wrote this poem in honor of a dear man, a beloved pillar of my synagogue who died last week, thinking "after the words, after the music, after our very breath - what comes after that we can continue to praise God?"