Rabbi Rachel Timoner – Shabbat Vay’chi 5783

What is our responsibility to others, and how does this intersect with God and providence? Rabbi Timoner considers these questions with the help of Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel, whose 50th yahrtzeit was this past week. 

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Rabbi Rachel Timoner – Shabbat Vayigash 5783

Rabbi Timoner shares stories of moral courage from Jewish leaders. 

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Rabbi Stephanie Kolin – Shabbat Chayei Sarah 5783

Rabbi Kolin discusses what we can learn about giving from Rebecca and the camel test. 

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Rabbi Stephanie Kolin – Shabbat Korach 5782

This week, we have been witness to the shocking details of an unworthy insurrection which resulted in violence, chaos, and misguided actions that were built on a lie. I am of course speaking about this week’s Torah portion, parshat Korach. Sometimes Torah lines it up just right.

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Rabbi Rachel Timoner – Shabbat Korach 5781

I came across a post on Facebook this week that I sat with for a long time and then hesitantly re-posted. It’s by a woman named Leah Solomon who lives in Jerusalem. I don’t know her, I’m not even her Facebook friend. But we have friends in common and she works for Encounter, an organization that brings Jews and Palestinians together to listen to one another. I read her words and I want to share them with you in their entirety.

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