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The Land is Burning: A Prayer for California A prayer to end the California wildfires, for safety, for the victims, for healing and for renewal....
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Things Matter: On Giving Wildfire Victims Space to Grieve Three years ago, my family had a large house fire. We lost the top floor of our home and had significant water damage downstairs. It took almost a year...
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Celebrating Jewish Peoplehood on Israel-Diaspora Day 10/17/2017...
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What's the Biggest Threat Facing the Jewish People Today? As part of its Rabbi Roundtable series, the Jewish Daily Forward says it "[brings] together leading rabbis from all corners of the Jewish world to offer their thoughts on the...
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"Me, Too": A Movement to Bring Sexual Assault to Light It took me a long time to say, "Me, too." ...
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Talking with America's First Ordained Female Rabbi 10/19/2017...
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Seeing My Transness Through the Words of Rabbi Hillel Everyone seems surprised to think that there might be more than one trans person in one family....
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A Prayer for Confronting Sexual Harassment God of dignity and decency, Creator of man and woman, Source of Wisdom Who calls on us to demonstrate respect and practice restraint…...
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How You Can Help Puerto Rico’s Devastated Reform Congregation Nearly a month after Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico, the situation there remains dire, with basic living conditions and communications extremely challenged....
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Want to be Happy? Take a Lesson From Jewish Tradition Before my dad ever put our Buick station wagon into gear – whether we were heading off on vacation, to take the SATs, or have wisdom teeth extracted –...
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