Rosh Hashanah—Seeking Truth

Truth is one of the names of God.

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Rosh Hashana–Seeing, Doing, Belonging

Stand for what is true and just–act to realize it.

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Yom Kippur – Planting Seeds

We need to plant seeds of human connection, teaching tolerance and mutual understanding.

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Kol Nidre – May our Compassion Conquer our Anger

The spiritual call for our times is noble anger synthesized with rachmanut – compassion. 

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Rosh Hashanah – Listening Past Our Box

We all have a box around our thinking. For every one of us, there are certain ideas that feel beyond the pale, and we can’t even consider their possible truth.

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Rosh Hashanah – Belonging and Becoming

We begin by asking what Jewish identity means. What makes a Jew a Jew?

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Rosh Hashanah – Love Your Neighbor as Yourself

After we have established that relationship, we can love our neighbor as ourselves because our ability to love ourselves has been established through our orientation toward God.

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