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Living Vulnerably

by Michael Welch

October 19, 2012 | 11:33 am

Since the dawn of my conscious self, I have been ruthlessly preoccupied with productivity. My father initially instilled the belief that being productive was... More.

  • Breaking News - Stop Bullying

    By Beit T'shuvah

    October 16, 2012 | 11:34 am

    This morning, Harriet Rossetto, my wife and partner, was reading an article from the New York Times about the Southern Poverty Law Center's "Mix It Up... More.

  • Who’s Worthy

    by Harriet Rossetto

    October 12, 2012 | 1:01 pm

    The house I opened 25 years ago was for “society’s throwaways.”  I know now more than ever… there is no such thing.  At the time it was very taboo to... More.

  • Never Throwing Anyone Away

    by Rabbi Mark Borovitz

    October 5, 2012 | 1:28 pm

    Nestled in the heart of Jerusalem, in a building constructed to remember those lost years ago, sits a man who has made it his mission to give people... More.

  • We all need redemption

    by Rabbi Mark Borovitz

    September 28, 2012 | 9:58 am

    Recently I asked you to believe me that anyone can make good on their past, remember … I am the Spiritual Gangster. I am the Holy Thief. I am an... More.

  • “Queen of the Misfits”… Ms. Harriet Rossetto

    By Beit T'shuvah

    September 14, 2012 | 11:34 am

    "Beit T’Shuvah, “The House of Return”, is exactly that.  It is a community of lost souls looking to find themselves.  As a former resident, I am one of... More.

  • Addicted to redemption

    by Rabbi Mark Borovitz, Head Rabbi at Beit T’Shuvah

    September 7, 2012 | 2:03 pm

    To introduce this blog, it’s important you meet and learn a bit about me.  I am Rabbi Mark Borovitz, and to my knowledge, I am the only ex-con, ordained... More.

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