"Mourning," by Rob Oo, via Flickr.com under Creative Commons 2.0 license
Talmud Torah

Meaning Beyond All Blessings And Poems

Editor’s Note: This essay by Rabbi Steven G. Sager is reposted with permission from Sichaconversation.org. “I want my kids to say Kaddish for me after I die, but I can’t explain to them why, or what Kaddish means to me. [Read more…]

Arc De Triomphe, Paris, vintage photo effect. Steve Lubetkin Photo, Copyright ©2013. Used by permission.
Baby Boomer Bubbe

Live and Let Live…My Prayer for 2016

I awoke to the morning news As outrageous grief and fear grips an iconic city, any city, the world. I see images reminiscent to days of old That I am too young to know Yet [Read more…]