Category Archives: Holidays

Forbidden Phrases for the New Year 5778

These talks will be part of High Holiday services in September 2017 for Kol Hadash Humanistic Congregation and later available on The Kol Hadash Podcast and as separate posts here (adult events only). If you are interested in celebrating the Jewish New Year with us in Deerfield, … Continue reading

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Secular Passover Values

How can Passover reflect both ancient and modern values? By celebrating the truth that change IS the Passover tradition. Continue reading

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And You – Yom Kippur Memorial 5777

This post was originally delivered as a Yom Kippur sermon at Kol Hadash Humanistic Congregation in 2016/5777 as part of a series entitled “This We Believe.” You can hear audio of the sermon through the Kol Hadash Podcast. No one ever said … Continue reading

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These Hands – Yom Kippur Morning 5777

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This Life – Yom Kippur evening 5777

This post was originally delivered as a Yom Kippur sermon at Kol Hadash Humanistic Congregation in 2016/5777 as part of a series entitled “This We Believe.” You can hear audio of the sermon through the Kol Hadash Podcast. Which life matters? The … Continue reading

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Why We Believe – Rosh Hashana Evening 5777

“This we believe: this world, this life, these hands…and you.” Continue reading

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This We Believe – High Holidays 2016/5777

This we believe: this world, this life, these hands…and you. Continue reading

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