Rabbi’s Corner

Shabbat Message August 7, 2020 – Parashat Ekev

Posted on August 7, 2020

Click HERE for a sermon: “Holy Eating” related to Parshat Ekev, Nancy Wolfson-Moche’s new book, Vegetables for Breakfast, and S.Y. Agnon’s Nobel Prize winning novella And the Crooked Shall Be Made Straight which the OZ Book Club discussed on August… Read More »

Shabbat Message July 31, 2020 – Parashat Vaethanan/Shabbat Nahamu

Posted on July 31, 2020

Click HERE for Rabbi Bolton teaching: Shema Yisrael – God Is One Despite All the Disagreements in the World. The first paragraph of the Shema appears in this week’s Torah portion. Click HERE for: When We Mourned On Tisha B’Av… Read More »

Shabbat Message July 24, 2020 – Parashat Devarim/Shabbat Hazon

Posted on July 24, 2020

Click HERE for a short video D’var Torah: The Power of Words. (7 minutes) Click HERE for Rabbi Bolton’s sermon on Parshat Devarim: Moses’ Farewell Address – First Inspiration. (22 minutes) Click HERE for Rabbi Bolton and his son, Ziv, … Read More »

Shabbat Message July 17, 2020 – Parashat Mattot-Masei

Posted on July 17, 2020

Click HERE for a sermon entitled Moses’ Message for Diaspora Jews. This D’var Torah is inspired by the leadership of Moses and the responsibility that the Tribes of Reuben and Gad took for their family when they wanted to live… Read More »

Shabbat Message July 10, 2020 – Parashat Pinhas

Posted on July 16, 2020

Click HERE for a video D’var Torah/study of this week’s parsha: Keepers of the Peace: When Sanctioned Violence Stopped a Plague Click HERE for a video Kavannah (intention) about the power of Shabbat in our lives. Challenge, Growth and Love:… Read More »

Shabbat Shalom and Happy 4th of July!

Posted on July 3, 2020

Shabbat Shalom and Happy 4th of July! Click HERE for a SPECIAL INTERACTIVE ON-LINE STUDY SHEET highlighting the Prophet Micah’s famous teaching: “Do Justice, Love Kindness and Walk Humbly with Your God.” This study guide of our haftarah for Parshiyot… Read More »

D’var Haftarah_ God’s Redemptive Healing from the Conservative Yeshivah

Posted on May 27, 2020

D’var Haftarah_ God’s Redemptive Healing from the Conservative Yeshivah… Read More »

Shavuot Learning – The Torah of Kindness from the Conservative Yeshivah

Posted on May 27, 2020

Shavuot Learning – The Torah of Kindness from the Conservative Yeshivah… Read More »

TIKKUN on Shavuot – The Deeper Meaning

Posted on May 27, 2020

TIKKUN on Shavuot – The Deeper Meaning… Read More »

ZOOMing Weekday Minyan with Kaddish

Posted on May 14, 2020

“What I would give to have this conversation with you at a real cafe table with people buzzing around, the smell of coffee in the air.” There was a shuffle to the right, to get comfortable. After a second or… Read More »