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You Don’t Need Likes to Be Loved

With your permission, I want to share something personal tonight. My hope is that, by baring a little of my soul, I might offer us all a new framework to embrace this holiday. Too often, we encounter Yom Kippur as … Continue reading

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The Quantified Life – Yom Kippur 5775

Little Emily waits at the bus stop for her first day of 3rd Grade. She’s excited – to reunite with her friends, share some summer stories, and get to know her new teachers – but there is little unfamiliar about … Continue reading

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Selfies are a Symptom; Judaism has the Disease’s Cure

The Oxford English Dictionary selected the word “selfie” as its “Word of the Year” for 2013. The selfie, a picture that one takes of oneself and uploads to social media, has become our era’s ubiquitous mode of self-expression. Of course, … Continue reading

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