Reentry Anxiety

By Rabbi Ahuva Zaches Congregation Or Ami Compared to this time last year, we are in a much better place with regard to the pandemic. A significant percentage...

When was your last Spiritual?

By Rabbi Yossel Kranz Chabad of Virginia I recently had my annual physical. Aside from the masks, it was the usual checkup—height, weight, blood pressure, cholesterol,...

Passover 2021 – Rabbi Reflections Chabad Community Synagogue

Passover, the joyous Jewish festival of freedom, marks our ancestors’ liberation from Egyptian bondage and the birth of our nationhood and special relationship with...

Passover 2021 – Rabbi Reflections Congregation Beth Ahabah and Congregation Brith...

From our Seder table(s) to yours, wishing you a zissen (sweet) Pesach. We hope you enjoy our video, as much as we enjoy making...

Passover 2021 – Rabbi Reflections Congregation Or Atid

Happy Passover!  If you think about it, using this word to name our holiday is a bit strange.  The word “Passover” is the English...

Passover 2021 – Rabbi Reflections Congregation Or Ami

Passover and the One Year COVID-19 Pandemic Anniversary Rabbi Ahuva Zaches Earlier this week, a teacher was checking in with her young students before beginning their...

Passover 2021 – Rabbi Reflections Temple Beth-El

Relational Redemption Rabbi Michael Knopf Among the lessons we learn from the Passover story is the critical importance of encountering, forming relationships with, and learning from...

Passover 2021 – Rabbi Reflections Keneseth Beth Israel

Speak Truth to Power By Rabbi Dovid S. Asher When Moshe goes to Pharaoh to speak truth to power on behalf of the Jewish people, it...

Rabbi Reflections: ‘Have we been truly living?’

Enjoyment of the beauties of nature, . . . flower-decorated meadows, majestic mountains, flowing rivers — all these are essential to the spiritual development of even the...

Rabbi Reflections: Rabbi Asher of KBI

Mother Earth and the Holiday of Shevat The phrase Mother Earth conceptually originates from the second chapter of the Torah, where we read that just...