Yom Kippur, in all its weight and power, has passed. We have heard the last blasts of the shofar for this year.
Just days ago, in the spirit of Rosh Hashana, I wrote an upbeat posting.
But that upbeat mood did not last. Could not,
On Monday and Tuesday of this week, we ushered in the Jewish New Year, 5779, with prayer, meditation and the sounding of the
Those of you who read my material regularly have an inkling of how much time, effort, and devotion go into my postings. There
Yes, my friends, I am here. Working hard on another writing project, and laboring mightily to make sense of the news.
There is no “ceasefire” agreement as I write. And I pray it does not come to be. Consider:
At the end of prayers
The situation is so surreal it is difficult to know where to begin. I am not only confused and frustrated, I am livid.
I would like to provide my readers with clear information on what’s happening in this part of the world. I would like a
The status quo with Hamas is intolerable and dangerous. That is the given.
But we continue to operate on the cusp of war