May 23, 2012 | 1:18 pm
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May 21, 2012 | 8:17 pm
May 17, 2012 | 7:00 am
After being a bit strident in my last posting, for which I apologize, I want to turn to something really beautiful and loving that I happened to see live yesterday as I was on the treadmill. It’s so easy for me to write in strong language on this blog or any blog from the comfort... read on
May 15, 2012 | 8:18 pm
One of one of the key faults of the Modern Orthodox/ Open Orthodox/ Progressive Orthodox community: We frequently - myself included - take a strident attitude that rejects and attacks other Orthodox Jews without the respect or reverence for who they are or their motivations. Our... read on
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May 9, 2012 | 2:10 pm
Several months ago, a guest speaker visited our synagogue for a talk on current events in the Middle East. I enjoyed the talk and after services I asked my wife what she thought. She responded: “Did you notice that the speaker never once turned his face towards the women’s... read on
May 8, 2012 | 8:19 pm
The Orthodox Social Justice organization, Uri L’Tzedek has been in the news recently regarding a settlement they helped win from a Jewish company accused of mistreating its workers and forcing them, against the law, to work 70-80 weeks. I was not part of the lawsuit so I would... read on