Weekly Op-Ed •July 7th, 2005• 6 Comments
In Parshat Chukat Moses’ face turned pale: knowing what it means to be created in the “Divine Image” & learning the cycle of life & death through faces.
Weekly Op-Ed •June 30th, 2005• 0 Comments
The Torah is the roadmap in the journey of life, especially the Book of Bamidbar, Numbers.
Weekly Op-Ed •June 10th, 2004• 1 Comment
Learning from President Ronald Reagan & the sin of the spies in Parshat Shelach: hope & confidence breeds confidence; self-doubt & fear demoralizes & taints
Weekly Op-Ed •February 19th, 2004• 0 Comments
Today, people spend too much energy fighting fires of apathy and cruelty that can be better used for growing and increasing happiness.
Weekly Op-Ed •January 9th, 2004• 0 Comments
Embracing the duality of life in both its light and dark dimensions may not lead to nirvana, but will allow one to peacefully navigate the dynamic waters.
December 25th, 2003• 1 Comment
The power of Yud-Tes Kislev: two events on the same day 205 years apart – the Alter Rebbe’s release from prison & Saddam Hussein’s capture. The connection?
Weekly Op-Ed •July 3rd, 2003• 6 Comments
In Parshat Korach we learn that Atzilut never can be unplugged. Our challenge is to recognize & acknowledge the connection and then reveal it & act on it.
September 30th, 2002•
Let us set the world on fire, the fire of spiritual passion that transforms. Together let us create a true revolution: Passion with poise.
February 14th, 2002•
Moses, the seventh generation after Abraham, teaches us how to transform the world around us into a home for G-d.
Essays • 2 Comments
The meaning of the shofar blasts: the sounding of the shofar is more than a commandment—it is also a vehicle for repentence.