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Pesach – freedom for every generation

On the turning away From the pale and downtrodden And the words they say Which we won’t understand Don’t accept that what’s happening Is just a case of others’ suffering Or you’ll find that...

Who moved my tefilin?

Six in the morning on a plane to my second Moatzah conference in Sydney. We have been in New Zealand for six months. Am I the same Israeli rabbi that the congregation met at...

Joellen Duckor

Hineni

Hineni – Here I am. I am fully present to this moment. We read this on Rosh HaShana: Myra read it beautifully a few weeks ago, when she read the Akeda from the Torah...

Rabbi Knobel at Temple Sinai

Rabbi Peter and Elaine Knobel arrived in New Zealand for the High Holy Days. A leader in the American Reform movement, the Rabbi is past president of the Central Conference of American Rabbis and...