Sunday, June 7, 2020


Rabbi Erez Sherman


Sorry, Israel Is Complicated

Throw 25 rabbinical students from the major streams of Judaism on an Israeli tour bus for a week, and what do you get? A...

Engaging and Connecting to Covenant Neighbors

I don’t know my neighbors. We wave to one another on our way to work, but I can’t tell you their names, professions or...

Silence on Israel Results in Fear on Campus

As a freshman at Columbia University in September 2000, the toxic anti-Israel atmosphere burgeoned in front of my eyes with the start of the...

Who’s Older Now?

Here is a rabbinic secret. Each year before Yom Kippur, rabbis send an e-mail, asking a simple question: “Has anyone compiled a list of...

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