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Crying out from the Rubble of Tisha B’Av:  A Way to Help our Hungry New York Family Today

There’s something happening in our city and state that I didn’t know about until recently. Maya Angelou famously taught—when you know better, do better. So I’m trying to do better now and I wanted to share with you what I’ve learned so maybe we have a chance of doing better together. Maybe some of you…Read on →

The Imperative to Grieve Before We Move: The Daughters of Zelophechad as a Model for our Broken Hearts

Three and a half months ago the parents of a little girl named Blake recorded her reaction to learning that everything needed to be closed down because of the germs. That’s how we talk to our toddlers about COVID. In this video, Blake is sitting at a table and explaining, through tears and the broken…Read on →