The Irony of a Political Passover
I discovered something amazing once I stopped linking Jewish oppression to other human suffering in the world. Granted, this tookRead more.
The Power of Purpose
Thus the heaven and the earth were finished, and all their array. By the seventh day G-d completed His work;Read more.
Judaism Has a Politics Problem
As a child I always thought that to be a good Jew meant to be politically active. I was aRead more.
The Post-Graduation Speech or “Why I forgot to say Mazel Tov”
Disclaimer: The following words are not meant for the faint of heart. They may include ideas and concepts that challengeRead more.
Stop Trying to Buy a New Life!
It was a familiar scene…my son was taking a bath in his morning oatmeal. My baby had managed to getRead more.
Ignorance is an Opportunity, Not a Justification
People always want the inside scoop of my job as a campus rabbi. Rarely am I asked the greatest benefit;Read more.
Five Things I Would Tell My Kids Before They Went to College
Disclaimer: I’m the father of two gorgeous daughters and one awesome son. They’re all younger than six. That being said,Read more.
CULTURAL JUDAISM and THE PAIN OF MISSED OPPORTUNITIES: A YOM KIPPUR STORY
No joke; there was an article from the Washington Post that this year, on Yom Kippur, Jews might have toRead more.
Make Time to Pay Yourself Forward: How to get done what you need to do so you can do what
It’s been a while since I’ve let my mind slow down enough to allow me to write. My video blogRead more.
The Ironic Tragedy of Modern Anti-Semitism
As a writer, I find it is hard not to sound like a college professor. I can write like anRead more.