Rabbi’s Thoughts2018-09-04T16:34:23-04:00


Reflections on the Israel – Gaza War

The Israel - Gaza War The murderous terror attacks on Israel took place on October 7 when we, as a community, were celebrating Simchat Torah. As the news came pouring in we were stunned, horrified and made heartsick. In anticipation of our tenth-of-the-month-prior-to-publication-deadline, I wrote a draft of a [...]

November 16th, 2023|

Responding to antisemitism

Responding to antisemitism On a daily basis, I receive an e-mail message from the Secure Community Network (SCN), the official safety and security organization of the Jewish community in North America. SCN has provided invaluable training and information to Jewish communities like ours, helping to identity potential dangers, and [...]

December 29th, 2022|

Spiritual Drought

Spiritual Drought As I write these words, I look out my window at a much longed-for rainy day. Cape Cod has been experiencing a hot, dry summer and because all of the Cape draws upon a single-source aquifer. in times of near-drought water restrictions are imposed on an ever-increasing [...]

August 29th, 2022|

4th of July

4th of July [Please note: this column was written and published in our print version of our Newsletter, before the murderous shootings that took place in Highland Park, IL on July 4, 2022. The need has never felt greater to find "the gate that swings open to the joy [...]

July 7th, 2022|


Go to Top