President Richard Nixon meets with national security advisor Henry Kissinger, October 8, 1973. (US Government Photo)
Talmud Torah

Jews in leadership – Jews in The White House

Editor’s Note: Rabbi Larry Kotok ( is recently retired as senior rabbi of Temple Brith Kodesh in Rochester, NY. He lives in South Florida and is active in teaching, consulting and lecturing. This is based [Read more…]

Passover Table 2, by April Killingsworth, from under Creative Commons 2.0 license.
D'vrei Torah

The End of Passover

Tonight is the seventh night of Pesah, and for Israelis and Reform Jews, the final night. I have just lit a memorial candle in memory of our deceased first degree family members: Sylvia and Bob [Read more…]

Reflections on Aging

Tissues in the Passover Aisle

  by Sharon A. Siegel My local food store was quiet. I purposely went there at an odd hour that I knew doesn’t attract throngs of shoppers. I took a deep cleansing breath, as my [Read more…]

Reflections on Aging

CCAR Friends Video: Jews with No Religion in the Pew Report – Webinar

Rabbi Address participated in this webinar for the Central Conference of American Rabbis with Rabbi Laura Geller on November 12. You can watch a video of the conversation in the player below: Friends Call Nov [Read more…]