Monthly Archives: August 2013

Nitzavim: Standing together

“You stand this day, all of you, before your god Adonai, you tribal heads, you elders, and you officials, all the men of Israel, you children, you women, even the stranger in your camp, from woodchopper to water drawer, to … Continue reading

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Ki Tetzei: Doing Jewish

How many times have you heard (or said), “I feel very Jewish, I’m very spiritual, I’m just not very religious.” See, that’s the thing about Jewish living.  It’s a verb.  It’s doing. It’s what you do, not only how you … Continue reading

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Shoftim: the honor of judges

I love this parasha.  I know I know, I say that all the time.  But this one is particularly close to my heart.  It is Shoftim, Judges.  My father was a judge.  And my father’s best friend was a judge. … Continue reading

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