The Names We Give Ourselves
Hi, my name is Mark and I am an Alcoholic/Criminal in Recovery, a Rabbi, a son, a brother, a father, a husband, a friend, an uncle, a cousin. . .
My oh Miley
MTV recently announced that it’s Artist of the Year was none other than the country’s darling Miley Ray Cyrus. The Purveyors of Cultural. . .
The Last Nail in the Coffin for Multivitamins
The evidence that multivitamins do not improve health is overwhelming.
Kerry will need a miracle to broker a peace deal
Last weekend, like other fellow Jerusalemites, I was confined to my home, besieged by the horrendous snow storm that plagued our city. When. . .
Final Word to Dr. Gerald Steinberg on Bedouin Human Rights – by Rabbi Jill Jacobs of T’ruah
Rabbi Jacob's most recent excellent and comprehensive piece (published yesterday) on the situation of the Bedouin who are citizens of the st. . .
Rosner’s Torah Talk: Parashat Shemot with Rabbi Amy Eilberg
Another episode of our series of weekly video discussions about the weekly Torah portion with leading Rabbis of different denominations. Our. . .
Headlines & Reads: WH Threatens to Veto Proposed Sanctions Bill, On Celebrating Christmas as Jews
We bring you a daily round-up of the interesting and informative from around the world, on the four topics covered by Rosner's Domain.
When Santa is Jewish
Like Dana Friedman, a small proportion of the men filling Santa suits are Jewish ...
The Cold War Exchange, Part 2: On the Weakening of Israel’s Regional Alliances
The second part of an exchange with Dr. Howard Patten, author of 'Israel and the Cold War: Diplomacy, Strategy and the Policy of the Periphe. . .
O Purest of Souls - D’var Torah Sh’mot
Moses was absolutely unique, the only prophet to speak panim el panim (“face to face”) with God, and that is what my drash-poem is about. . .
The Giving Season
This is the season for holiday mail. Catalogues stuff my rural box, while cyber reminders of deals and sales stack my in box with temptat. . .
December 19, 2013
Headlines & Reads: PA Ready to Extend Talks, On Boycotting the Boycotters & Hypothetical Nukes