If Not Now, When? A Plea for Our Environment

This is the sermon that I delivered on Yom Kippur morning 5782/2021. The ancient Greeks tell the story of a boy who wanted to touch the sun. The boy’s name was Icarus. And his father was the master craftsman Daedalus. The two of them had been imprisoned by King Minos in the famous Labyrinth ofContinue reading “If Not Now, When? A Plea for Our Environment”

Ayeka: Where Are You?

This is the sermon that I delivered on Rosh Hashanah morning 5782 (2021). Years ago, before GPS or cell phones or Siri, we had to use roadmaps to figure out where we were and where we were going.  (Remember those days?) Some of my earliest memories involve visiting the AAA office with my parents toContinue reading “Ayeka: Where Are You?”

Miketz: The Treasure That’s Right In Front of Us

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-t5h8g-f56287 The Joseph story is about the things we long for and how far we have to go to fulfill our dreams. The lesson might surprise you!

Vayishlach: Does Prayer “Work?”

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-jdec4-f4163d Is praying just about asking God for things, or is there something deeper, more unexpected going on? This week’s Torah portion has some insight.

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