Kol Nidre 5777: “The God Participle”

You can listen to the audio of the sermon here: Since this is the evening of confession. I am going to confess something tonight. It's a theological confession. While I am rooted in one particular religious tradition, and I am open to interfaith engagement and spiritual exploration, there is one place where I get stuck. …

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Clouds, God and Harold Ramis z’l

This  week's Torah reading (parasha Pikudei) brings us to the end of the book of Exodus. After the communal journey of the Israelites out of Egyptian slavery, through the Red Sea, to Mount Sinai where they received the Torah, the book of Exodus ends on a very private note-Moses himself assembling the Tabernacle. After the …

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God in Moore, God in War

This week we watch once again as a community has been visited by the destructive force of nature. The tornado which touched down on Moore, OK caused upwards of $2 billion in damages, destroyed about 1,200 homes, injured almost 400 and killed 24, several of them children. As Hurricane Sandy did for the eastern seaboard …

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