Monthly Archives: September 2017

From Rabbi Marc Berkson – September 1, 2017 from Ha-Kol

September 1st, 2017

As we near the end of the year, we read from Devarim, the book of Deuteronomy. The Hebrew name, Devarim, is telling for it means “words.” And we know how important words are in our tradition. God creates with words. And God said, “Let there be light” and there was Read More

From Rabbi Toba Schaller – September 1, 2017 from Ha-Kol

September 1st, 2017

As your Rabbi- Director of Lifelong Learning, I spend a lot of time on the internet reading. I know I’m not alone. I flag articles and memes and video links, I save them, and I file them away for future reference. There’s one recent article I’ve gone back to again Read More

From President Michael Levin – September 1, 2017 from Ha-Kol

September 1st, 2017

How appropriate that school starts back up again during the month of Elul. While our children and grandchildren return to their studies, we start to become more reflective, preparing for the High Holy Days. Just as the school bell announces that the time for learning has begun, the sound of Read More