From Haaretz, 10/9/17 Claiming that the president’s “anti-welcome” policies are antithetical to Jewish and American values, two dozen rabbis – men and women covered in prayer shawls – walked Monday morning from Central Park to Trump Tower, widely known as White House North. Once in front of the building, they ...continue reading "Build Sukkot, Not Walls-A Celebration-Protest by my Colleagues"
And Abraham came forward and said (to YHWH). “Will you annihilate the virtuous with the wicked? Maybe there are fifty virtuous who are in it (the cities of Sodom and Gomorrah)? Far be it from you to do a thing like this, to kill the virtuous with wicked--and it will ...continue reading "“Will you annihilate the virtuous with the wicked?” "
Panim Hadashot-New Faces is a unique organization in the Jewish community that is focused on revitalizing Jewish hospitality traditions. We believe that hospitality is not only a critical spiritual practice. It also has important ethical implications on how we treat the stranger. As leader of Panim Hadashot, I feel moved ...continue reading "Hospitality and this Week’s Executive Orders on Immigration"