Yesterday we honored the lives of Reat Underwood, Dr. William Corporon and Terri LaManno at a beautiful interfaith community service. Tonight, many will gather to walk in memory of these same victims.
Often it is hard to write these blogs. I try to find inspiration from life, from Jewish text, from personal experiences – whether mine or others.
As I was preparing to do this pre-Passover blog I was looking for just such inspiration when it practically fell in my lap (actually on my computer screen). You might say it was beshert (meant to be).
We are seeing the first signs of warmer weather! Along with the spring weather, I am starting to hear about travel plans for the summer and beyond. A few talk of going to Israel ...
When I entered the room, my first thought was that I could have been at a rock concert or a basketball game. However the crowd of 14,000 people was there for a different reason: to support Israel and its relationship with the United States at the Annual AIPAC Policy Conference
The news has been full of stories about Ukraine in the last few weeks. With an estimated 350,000 – 400,000 Jews currently living in Ukraine, this terrible situation is of particular concern to the Jewish world.