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Shabbat Shalom, Sept. 17, 2021

September 17, 2021 One of my favorite Jewish stories comes right from the Babylonian Talmud. (Tractate Ta’anit 23a) It speaks of a man named Honi who came upon a man planting a carob tree. Honi stopped and asked, "How long does it take [for this tree] to bear fruit?" The [...]

Responding to the Crises in Haiti and Afghanistan

“Do not stand idly by while your neighbor’s blood is shed.” Leviticus 19:16 Dear Friends, Haiti and Afghanastan are just two of the latest crisis points capturing our attention. And while we are all dealing with the challenges presented by the current surge in the Delta variant, we [...]

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