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Parashat Balak (Numbers 22:2–25:9)

Pssst! Have you heard the one about the talking donkey?

Parshat Balak has a bit of a reputation. Between the talking donkey, the two main characte...

Community Blog What We Bring, What We Take

I have counseled many adults with work, family or other obligations to enroll in...

Community Blog Toward Creativity: A Theological Goal for Jewish Education

I have been contemplating the need for a theology of Jewish education which woul...

Community Blog Square One? Re-envisioning Jewish Experiences for Today’s Youth

Every year in our towns and neighborhoods, Jewish families fork over thousands o...

Community Blog A Tale of Two Countries

I was privileged to lead the High Holy Day services again this year at the Oxfor...

Rabbinical School Divrei Torah Praying For Rain

I like rainy days. Rain settles my mind. It’s great for the small patch of gra...

Rabbinical School Divrei Torah Revealed Before the One

By Rabbi Arthur Green Rector and Betty Irving Professor of Philosophy and Religi...