Why I Speak So Much About Israel

Yom Kippur October 6, 2003   When I applied for the position of rabbi in a previous congregation, the search committee asked me what subjects I like to discuss in my sermons. I answered, “I like to speak about a wide range of topics, and I try not to address them all in the same …

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Twenty-Five Years and Counting

Kol Nidre October 5, 2003   This was unquestionably a tough year for business, especially for people in my line of work. Yes, it was a difficult year for the American economy, and it adversely affected too many.  But it was also a tough year for religion, and those who practice it.   The Catholic …

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