Category: Commentary

Commentary deals with thought-provoking issues or highlight matters of importance to the congregation. Authors tend to be leaders of the congregation, such as the President, the Rabbi and the Mashpiah. Mostly appear monthly.

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...