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Parashat Korach - For this week's Parsha, Korach, let’s remember to stay at least 51% committed to a life of truth and t'shuvah!

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Parashat Korach

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Parashat Shelach L’cha - For this week's Parsha, Shelach L’cha, let’s remember to see our complete T'shuvah; to see we've done wrong AND where we've done right.

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Parashat Shelach L’cha

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Parashat Behaalotecha - For this week's Parsha, Behaalotecha, how are you illuminating the sacred in your own lives?

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Parashat Behaalotecha

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Parahshat Naso - For this week's Parsha, Naso, let’s remember to add more sacredness to the world.

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Parahshat Naso

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Parashat Bemidbar - For this week's Parsha, Bemidbar, let’s remember to live the phrase

Parashat Bemidbar

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Parashat Behar/Bechukotai - For this week's Parsha, Behar/Bechukotai, let’s remember to proclaim liberty not only ourselves but for every human being.

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Parashat Behar/Bechukotai

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Parashat Emor - For this week's Parsha, Emor, let’s remember to speak in ways that help us grow.

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Parashat Emor

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Parsha Acharei Mot/Kedoshim - For this week's Parsha, Acharei Mot/Kedoshim, let’s remember to do the next right thing (no matter what!) and to act in accord with our own holiness. 

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Parsha Acharei Mot/Kedoshim

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Double Parashat: Tazria/Metzora - For this week's double parsha, Tazria/Metzora, let's to not engage in lashon hara!

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Double Parashat: Tazria/Metzora

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Parashat Shemini - For this week's parsha, Shemini, let's remember to do a cheshbon hanefesh (an accounting of the soul).

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Parashat Shemini

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Passover Parashat 2 - Chag Sameach and Happy Passover (Part 2)
This year's Passover is coming to a close. We've liberated ourselves from Egypt and we're on route to Sinai. Let's remember to join together in counting the Omer and live in spiritual ecstasy.

Passover Parashat 2

Chag Sameach and Happy Passover (Part 2) This year...

Pesach Parashat 5778/2017 - Chag Sameach and Happy Passover! 
This year, let's commit to unblocking our clogged spiritual arteries.

Pesach Parashat 5778/2017

Chag Sameach and Happy Passover! This year, let's...

Parashat Tzav - For this week's Parsha, Tsav, let’s remember that nobody is

Parashat Tzav

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Parashat Va-yikra - For this week's Parsha, Va-yikra, let’s remember that God calls us everyday.

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Parashat Va-yikra

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Parashat Va-yakhel - For this week's Parsha, Va-yakhel, let’s make wholeness in the world!

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Parashat Va-yakhel

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Parashat Ki Tisa - For this week's Parsha, Ki Tisa, let’s remember there is no such thing as the

Parashat Ki Tisa

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Parashat Tetzaveh - For this week's Parsha, let's remember when we take ourselves out of the community, everything falls.

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Parashat Tetzaveh

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Parashat Terumah - For this week's Parsha, Terumah, let’s remember to continue/begin to build a space through free will offerings.

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Parashat Terumah

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Parashat Mishpatim - For this week's Parsha, let's remember how needed we are, and how much we need others.

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Parashat Mishpatim

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Parashat Yitro - For this week's Parsha, Yitro, let’s remember to sharpen our sense of the human!

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Parashat Yitro

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Parashat Beshalach - For this week's Parsha, Beshalach, let’s remember to assert own dignity by doing the next right thing!

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Parashat Beshalach

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Parahshat Bo - For this week's Parsha, Bo, let’s remember we all have an inner Pharaoh and an inner Moses.

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Parahshat Bo

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Parashat Va-eira - For this week's Parsha, Va-eira, let’s remember that we all have a place in this world.

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Parashat Va-eira

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Parashat Shemot - For this week's Parsha, Shemot, let’s God was, is, and will be with us.

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Parashat Shemot

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Parashat Va-yechi - For this week's Parsha, Va-yechi, let’s remember to repair, rebuild, and strengthen the broken bonds of trust.

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Parashat Va-yechi

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Parshat Vayigash - For this week's Parsha, Vayigash, let’s remember to live the principle of T'shuvah.

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Parshat Vayigash

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Parashat Miketz - For this week's Parsha, Miketz, let’s remember to have our past inform the present to help plan well for the future.

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Parashat Miketz

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Parashat Va-yeishev - For this week's Parsha, Va-yeishev, let'make remember that change is the only constant. 

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Parashat Va-yeishev

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Parashat Va-yishlach - For this week's Parsha, Va-yishlach, let'make remember to be present and connected in each moment. 

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Parashat Va-yishlach

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Parashat Va-yetzei - I hope everyone had a wonderful and gratitude filled Thanksgiving. For this week's Parsha, Va-yetzei, let's remember to clear our side of the street.

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Parashat Va-yetzei

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Parashat Toledot - For this week's Parsha, Toledot, let's remember to live with compassion.

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Parashat Toledot

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Parashat Chayei Sarah - For this week's Parsha, Chayei Sarah, let'make remember to honor our collective father, Abraham.

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Parashat Chayei Sarah

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Parashat Lech L’cha - For this week's Parsha, Lech L’cha, let'make remember, no matter what, to be a blessing.

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Parashat Lech L’cha

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Parashat Noah - For this week's Parsha, Noah, let'make remember to pay more, better, and deeper attention!

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Parashat Noah

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This week, we start the Torah all over again!

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This week, we start the Torah all over again! Hav...

SSukkot Parsha - For this week's Sukkot Parsha, as we lead into the new year, let's remember there's not

SSukkot Parsha

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Yom Kippur Parsha - G'mar Chatimah Tova! As we lead into Kol Nidre and Yom Kippur, let's remember to see the divine in ourselves and others.

Yom Kippur Parsha

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L'Shana Tova - L'Shana Tova Umetukah!

L'Shana Tova

L'Shana Tova Umetukah!

Parashat Nitzavim - For this week's Parsha, Nitzavim, as we lead into the new year, let's remember to treat each other with compassion and love.

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Parashat Nitzavim

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Parashat Ki Tavo - For this week's Parsha, Ki Tavo, let's remember to share with both the stranger and Levite alike.

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Parashat Ki Tavo

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Parashat Ki Teitzei - For this week's Parsha, Ki Teitzei, let's remember to celebrate the everyday people who do the next right thing, no matter what!

Parashat Ki Teitzei

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The High Holy Days are Approaching - L'Shana Tova!

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The High Holy Days are Approaching

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Parashat Shofetim - For this week's Parsha, Shofetim, let's remember to always bring God in.

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Parashat Shofetim

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Service Opening 8/18/17 - ICYMI: Let's remember, there is no place for us to be silent!

Service Opening 8/18/17

ICYMI: Let's remember, there is no place for us to...

Parashat Re’eih - For this week's Parsha, Re’eih, let'make remember to take Soulfies instead of selfies.

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Parashat Re’eih

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Parashat Eikev - For this week's Parsha, Eikev, let'make remember that we're partners with God and with each other.

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Parashat Eikev

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Parashat Va-etchanan - For this week's Parsha, Va-etchanan, let'make a commitment live in grace and extend grace to others.

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Parashat Va-etchanan

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Parashat Devarim - For this week's Parsha, Devarim, let'make a commitment to have faith in Torah.

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Parashat Devarim

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Parashat Mattot/Massei - For this week's Parsha, Pinchas, let's remember to stay moral, decent, and live in truth!

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Parashat Mattot/Massei

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Parashat Pinchas - For this week's Parsha, Pinchas, let's make a commitment to live the spirit and the letter!

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Parashat Pinchas

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You Matter Book Announcement - Both Judaism and recovery teach us that it is wrong to keep secrets. I confess: I've been keeping a secret. I'm writing a new book with my dear friend and co-author, Paul Bruce Bergman.  As my t'shuvah, I invite you all to follow along in our journey over these next few months, as it gets closer to launch date.
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You Matter Book Announcement

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Parashat Balak - For this week's Parsha, Balak, let's remember that each us a divine need.

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Parashat Balak

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Parashat Chukat - Parashat Korach
For this week's Parsha, Chukat, let's remember to always remain hopeful and grateful.

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Parashat Chukat

Parashat Korach For this week's Parsha, Chukat, le...

Parashat Korach - For this week's Parsha, Korach, let's remember to live in the world of truth of and transparency.

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Parashat Korach

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Parashat Shelach L’cha - For this week's Parsha, Shelach L’cha, let's remember to live a life of kindness, forgiveness, and love.

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Parashat Shelach L’cha

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Parashat Behaalotecha - For this week's Parsha, Behaalotecha, let's remember to let our divinity shine through.

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Parashat Behaalotecha

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Parashat Naso - For this week's Parsha, Naso, let's remember to separate ourselves from the negativity.

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Parashat Naso

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Parashat Bamidbar - For this week's Parsha, Bamidbar, let's commit to engage in life, love, and learning to live one grain of sand better each day.

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Parashat Bamidbar

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Parashat Behar\Bechukotai - For this week's Behar\Bechukotai, let's remember to everyday restore dignity to our fellow human beings.

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Parashat Behar\Bechukotai

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Parashat Emor - For this week's Emor, let's remember to listen to God's voice.

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Parashat Emor

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Parashat Acharei Mot/Kedoshim - For this week's double Parsha,  Acharei Mot/Kedoshim, let's remember to testify to the divinity in one another.

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Parashat Acharei Mot/Kedoshim

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Parashat Tazria/Metzora - Parashat Tzav
For this week's Tazria/Metzora,  let's remember that others need us and that we need others.

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Parashat Tazria/Metzora

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Parashat Shemini

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Parashat Ki Tisa - Parashat Tzav
For this week's Passover Parsha, Ki Tisa, let's remember to hear, listen, and understand our way to freedom. 

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Parashat Ki Tisa

Parashat Tzav For this week's Passover Parsha, Ki ...

Passover 2017 - Chag Sameach!

Passover 2017

Chag Sameach!

Parashat Tzav - For this week's Parsha, Tsav, let's remember to keep our covenant to serve the higher form of living. 

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Parashat Tzav

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Parashat Va-yikra - For this week's Parsha, Va-yikra, let's remember to stop

Parashat Va-yikra

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Parashat Va-yakhel | Pekudei - For this week's double Parsha, Va-yakhel | Pekudei, let's remember to fulfill God's need for us. 

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Parashat Va-yakhel | Pekudei

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Parashat Ki Tisa - For this week's Parsha, Ki Tisa, let's remember to keep our heads held high.

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Parashat Ki Tisa

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Parashat Tetzaveh - For this week's Parsha, Tetzaveh, let's remember to be intellectually AND emotionally mature.

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Parashat Tetzaveh

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Parashat Terumah - For this week's Parsha, Terumah, let's remember the only way to truly serve God is by serving others.

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Parashat Terumah

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Parashat Mishpatim - For this week's Parsha, Mishpatim, let's remember to learn to live together and to not set ourselves apart.

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Parashat Mishpatim

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Parashat Yitro - For this week's Parsha, Yitro, let's remember to take leaps of action.

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Parashat Yitro

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Parashat Beshalach - For this week's Parsha, Beshalach, let's remember that prayer/study teaches us how to be more human.

Parashat Beshalach

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Parashat Bo - For this week's Parsha, Bo, let's remember we all have the divine spark.

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Parashat Bo

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Parashat Shemot - For this week's Parsha, Shemot, let's remember to be worthy of being the descendants of the prophets.

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Parashat Shemot

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Parashat Va-yechi - For this week's Parsha, Va-yechi, let's remember to immerse ourselves in life, with the idea that we can learn/grow with every experience.

Speaking of immersion, I can't wait to immerse myself in the shared legacies of the Black/Jewish Civil Rights Alliance. I hope you can join myself and my dear friends/colleagues this MLK weekend:
http://www.beittshuvah.org/events/Shared-Legacies/

Parashat Va-yechi

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Parashat Va-yigash - For this week's Parsha, Va-yigash, let's remember to find our basic goodness of being.

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Parashat Va-yigash

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Happy 2017! - Happy 2017. Let's reach for greater heights!

Happy 2017!

Happy 2017. Let's reach for greater heights!

Parashat Miketz - For this week's Parsha, Miketz, let's remember during Chanukah, to focus on the miracles!

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Parashat Miketz

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Parashat Va-yeishev - For this week's Parsha, Va-yeishev, let's remember to treat each other with decency, kindness, and love.

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Parashat Va-yeishev

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For this week's Parsha, Va-yishlach, let's remember to first heal the split within ourselves .

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Parashat Va-yetzei - For this week's Parsha, Va-yetzei, let's remember that we are surrounded by angels.

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Parashat Va-yetzei

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Parashat Toledot - For this week's Parsha, Toledot, let's remember that our opposing inclinations make us human.

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Parashat Toledot

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Parashat Chayei Sarah - For this week's Parsha, Chayei Sarah, let's remember we to feed/create harmony.

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Parashat Chayei Sarah

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Parashat Va-yeira - For this week's Parsha, Va-yeira, let's remember to not buy the negativity!

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Parashat Va-yeira

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Parashat Noach - For this week's Parsha, Noach, let's remember (whether in sports, or in life) we're all in this together, as family.

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Parashat Noach

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Parashat Bereshit - For this week's Parsha, we bein anew with Bereshit. 

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Parashat Bereshit

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Parashat Haazinu - For this week's Parsha, Haazinu, let's remember to continue to turn our souls to a holy way of living.

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Parashat Haazinu

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Rosh Hashanah Book Video - This week, we begin the Jewish year 5777. This is a wonderful opportunity to pick up your copy my latest book, of

Rosh Hashanah Book Video

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Parashat Nitzavim - For this week's Parsha, Nitzavim, let's remember to stand together, as individuals and as a community.

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Parashat Ki Teitzei - For this week's Parsha, Ki Teitzei, let's remember to not be in self-deception.

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Parashat Ki Teitzei

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Parashat Shofetim - For this week's Parsha, Shofetim, let's remember we don't have to stay in self-deception.
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Parashat Shofetim

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Parashat Re’eih - For this week's Parsha, Re’eih, let's remember we're commanded to see ourselves, to see each other, and to be together.
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Parashat Re’eih

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Parashat Eikev - For this week's Parsha, Eikev, let's remember to allow ourselves to be confronted and defeated by a higher and truer being.
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Parashat Eikev

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Hello from Vienna! - Just a quick check-in and hello from from Vienna and the deck of the Crystal Mozart River Cruise. We hope everyone is having a wonderful weekend.

Hello from Vienna!

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Parashat Matot - For this week's Parsha, Matot, I sat down for a conversation with my good friend and colleague, Cantor Shira Fox.
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Parashat Matot

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Parashat Pinchas - For this week's Parsha, Pinchas, let's remember to carry forth the spirit of Torah.
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Parashat Pinchas

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