Torah tl;dr: “Vayakhel-Pikudei”

Simple and spectacular. Listen to the latest episode of my podcast here: 60 SECONDS TO WISDOM. Short teachings on the weekly Torah portion. Suitable for all who seek.

“You Have Attained Your Position for a Time Such as This”: An Invocation

The invocation I delivered at the Washington State House of Representatives on March 6, 2018. You can watch the video clip here: Last week Jews around the world celebrated Purim, a festival that commemorates the story told in the biblical book of Esther. In this story, Esther, a Jewish woman, becomes the Queen of Persia, ...

Torah tl;dr: “Ki Tissa”

We are radiant. Listen to the newest episode of my podcast here: 60 SECONDS TO WISDOM. Short teachings on the weekly Torah portion. Suitable for all who seek.

A New Podcast: “The Golden PodCalf”

One story. Two friends. Infinite understandings. Emme, my friend and Carpooling With Rabbi partner, and I have started a new podcast. It's a deep dive into the famous biblical story of the Golden Calf, found in Exodus 32. Have a listen: Episode 1: "The Story"

A Carpooling Reunion!

It's a carpooling reunion and we have some big news! Watch a new episode of "Carpooling with Rabbi" here:  

Torah tl;dr: “Tetzaveh”

We are in service to each other. Listen to the latest episode of my podcast here: 60 SECONDS TO WISDOM. Short teachings on the weekly Torah portion. Suitable for all who seek.

Community Before Self

A late post this week as I have been distracted, as we all have been, by the events in Parkland, Florida, where a gunman last week killed 17 people in a high school. And while this is not the first time this has happened, this one has hit me particularly hard for a variety of ...

Torah tl;dr: “Terumah”

We all contribute. Listen to the latest episode of my podcast here: 60 SECONDS TO WISDOM. Short teachings on the weekly Torah portion. Suitable for all who seek.

Torah tl;dr: “Mishpatim”

Judge the Internal. Listen to the latest episode of my podcast here: 60 SECONDS TO WISDOM. Short teachings on the weekly Torah portion. Suitable for all who seek.