A Plea To Rabbis: Be Positive

The stakes are high.   Let’s be honest. For most of the people who attend High Holidays services this is the only time they will be in shul the whole year.  It might be the only sermon they will hear.   It is our chance to inspire and uplift them.  It is our chance to …

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It’s About More Than Tickets

The signs are back.   They are popping up on street corners, public and private property – unauthorized, most definitely not legal, but catchy and appealing.  Last year they merely advertised “Free High Holiday Tickets”.  This year they have gone one step further, and take a swipe at the concept upon which the American Jewish …

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