Crossroads in life are inevitable and the approach road can be fairly bumpy. I saw an email coming through the other night.. the new moon in Israel has been sighted.. now I can calculate when Sukkot 2016 begins (and ends)… We have come a long way in 30 years, from that fateful day in a […]
Originally posted on Coffee Shop Rabbi:
I used to work for a major Jewish organization, and part of my job was to answer questions that came in over the telephone. (Nowadays they use websites for that.) One of the strangest calls I ever received was from a woman who said: “I’ve talked to three rabbis and I am very…
It’s been a long time since my last post – yet I am peaceful and tonight for a long time I feel compelled to put fingers to the keyboard and note down my thoughts as – for me – Sukkot 2014 begins – well really just now….. I can see the sun slowly sinking from […]
“But blessed is the one who trusts in the Lord, whose confidence is in him. They will be like a tree planted by the water that sends out its roots by the stream. It does not fear when heat comes; its leaves are always green. It has no worries in a year of drought and […]
Originally posted on Morning Meditations:
“Everyone knew I was Jewish. It just didn’t mean anything.” -Rabbi Carl Kinbar I will feed you with the heritage of Jacob your father, for the mouth of the Lord has spoken. –Isaiah 58:14 Rabbi Kinbar gave his first presentation called For the Common Good last week on Wednesday morning…
New Moon Report for April 11 has been sighted in Jerusalem by three witnesses.
“One will say, “I belong to Adonai.” Another will be called by the name of Ya’akov. Yet another will write that he belongs to Adonai and adopt the surname Isra’el.”
Celebrating Four Years of Blogging…..
There is much to think about, and settle in my own heart before I move forward and decide whether this is the 1st Month of the New Year or the 13th Month of the Old Year.