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Are Adults Just Children (But Worse)?

by Yeshaia Blakeney

November 19, 2012 | 11:08 am

I came home after work and immediately got into it with my six-year-old daughter about not doing her homework.  She got upset, I got upset and we both went to our rooms.  Later she came... read on

  • It’s All In The Details

    by Harriet Rossetto

    November 18, 2012 | 2:01 pm

    Gracing us with the gift of her wisdom and honesty, Harriet Rossetto has given us a sneak peek into her book, Sacred Housekeeping, A Spiritual Memoir.  The official release will be in March of 2013. 

    Sacred Housekeeping…It’s All In The Details

    I hated routine for many years,... read on

  • The Human Concern

    by Rabbi Mark Borovitz

    November 16, 2012 | 11:33 am

    I am struck this week with 2 events, one global and the other personal. Remember, as I think and write about these events, I am Addicted to Redemption.

    The global event, of course, is what is happening in Israel. While I have issues with the way the deterioration of peace talks,... read on

  • It Was A Safer World

    By Beit T'shuvah

    November 15, 2012 | 2:29 pm

    By BTS Prevention

    “Is it safe?”—This oft-quoted line from Marathon Man is one that is being issued not by Nazi Doctor Christian Szell, but by parents throughout the country.  Our fear-based society propagates the containment of middle and upper-class children into a bubble of... read on

  • On Selling Out

    By Beit T'shuvah

    November 14, 2012 | 2:53 pm

    By Ben Spielberg

    When I was younger, I would pride myself in my rebellion. In high school, I would habitually leave class and venture off campus. On the weekends, I would stay in bed for as long as humanly possible. I would hook up distortion pedals to my bass, play only songs in... read on

  • Emotional Technology or Modern Day Lobotomy

    by Michael Welch

    November 13, 2012 | 2:46 pm

    Taking care of ourselves and the practice of emotional maintenance has evolved into far more than what our Ten Commandments originated as.

    When Moses and the Israelites first faced G-d's covenant, they were both terrified and obedient.

    I generally have the opposite reaction... read on

  • Is Drug Addiction a Moral Issue?

    by Yeshaia Blakeney

    November 12, 2012 | 2:14 pm

    Absolutely not! Well, kind of. The Rabbi at Beit T’Shuvah and I have a decade-long argument, which for the purposes of this blog, I'll label the Cwon’t (can’t/won’t) argument.  He believes (in general) that people willingly won't change. I have always said that if they could they... read on

  • Words That Resonate

    By Beit T'shuvah

    November 11, 2012 | 1:28 pm

    Ms. Harriet Rossetto, the CEO and Founder of Beit T’Shuvah, has announced that she will be releasing her much-anticipated book, Sacred Housekeeping A Spiritual Memoir in early 2013.

    Below you will find an excerpt from the chapter The Fair is in Pomona in which Harriet directly... read on

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