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Tackling the Big Questions

How do rabbis tackle the tough questions? How do they take difficult situations and give them meaning for congregants? Rabbi Aaron Miller gives insight into the rabbinic side of the process in a recent feature article in Washington Jewish Week. Read More  ➔


Remarks from Israel

I write from Jerusalem, a city of beauty, hope and aspirations, the "City of Peace." First, thanks to so many of you who called and e-mailed with concern. I am safe and fine. As many of you know, I have been honored to study for the last few weeks at the Shalom Hartman Institute, a wonderful place of scholarship and vision where rabbis of all dominations come together to be both challenged and inspired by some of Israel's greatest teachers of Jewish text. Poignantly, the topic of our study this session was "War and Peace in the Jewish Tradition." While… Read More  ➔