Why preachers should practice what they preach even more than what they believe.
Can liberal Judaism survive?
June 4, 2013A Star of David decorates the ceiling at the Sixth & I Historic Synagogue.Astrid Riecken / For The … Continued
The Bar Mitzvah, re-examined
Last week on this site I penned an column about a Bar Mitzvah party video that had been circulating on … Continued
Have we forgotten what Bar Mitzvahs are all about?
The egregious, licentious and thoroughly awful video that is circulating ‘celebrating’ a Bar Mitzvah contains so much that is offensive … Continued
Jewish embrace of LGBT people recognizes the dignity of all
Attitudes toward same sex marriage in Judaism have undergone a dramatic change in the last quarter century. The prohibition recorded … Continued
Time to forgive the Tsarnaev brothers? Not so fast.
Throughout the religious world there are questions and tentative pleas for people in their heart to forgive Tamerlan and Dzhokhar … Continued