Category Archives: Rabbi Thinking

Toldot 5784

During this Shabbat – Parasha Toldot – the Jewish Climate Network is focusing our attention on climate change by designating this Shabbat Climate Shabbat. Changes in our weather patterns can be caused by shifts in the sun’s activity or volcanic eruptions, however, since the 1800s, human activities have been the main driver of climate change. […]

Vayera 5784

If you’ve ever been fortunate enough to attend a conference or gathering where Dr Ron Wolfson was a guest speaker, you’d remember one of his introductory sessions that dealt with hospitality and how we relate to others. Dr Wolfson uses a story in this week’s parasha to illustrate the importance of welcoming others into our […]