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07/09/14 Season of Our Sorrow: War & Global Scorching Featured, Global Scorching, Transformative Judaism, Tisha B'Av
05/28/14 Poetic Translation of Ezekiel's "Chariot" Vision Shavuot
05/14/14 Preparing for Sinai: Uniting Earth & Heaven, Words and Wheat Behar, Transformative Judaism, Shavuot, Interreligious Relations, Earth
04/13/14 1st-Borns, ReBirth, & Passing Over: My Own & All of Us Bo, Beshallach, Global Scorching, Heart and Soul, Pesach, Transformative Judaism, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis
04/11/14 The Song of Songs Seder: A Night of Sacred Sexuality Pesach, Transformative Judaism, Sexuality & Spirituality
03/09/14 Purim 1994 + 20: The Goldstein Massacre -- Dark Torah, Absent God Israeli-Palestinian Collision, Interreligious Relations, Fasting for Peace and Justice, Jewish Renewal, Purim, War, Peace, & the Jewish Community
02/06/14 Move Our Money, Protect Our Planet: God, Earth, & Strategy Climate policy, Featured, Move Our Money/ Protect Our Planet, Pesach, Transformative Judaism, Shavuot
02/06/14 Tikkun Tevel – A Spring to Heal the Planet, from Pesach to Shavuot Global Scorching, Pesach, Transformative Judaism, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis
01/30/14 Aug 11-15 Lab led by Reb Arthur & Nili Simhai of Teva in "Healing the Earth as a Jewish Spiritual Practice.” Climate policy, Core Jewish Calendar, Global Scorching, Transformative Judaism, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Earth
01/28/14 The Eco-Jewish Moment of Pete Seeger: Our Loving Admiration Devoting Jewish Holidays to Peace, Featured, Transformative Judaism, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Interreligious Relations, Sukkot, Earth
01/22/14 Will Shale-Oil Trains Incinerate YOUR city? Phila Derailment Warning Bo, Climate policy, Pesach, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis
01/19/14 If We Stood at Sinai Together / Yitro & Shavuot Yitro, Featured, Shavuot
01/08/14 The Role of Theology in Transforming Society Shemot, Va'era, Pesach, Transformative Judaism, Earth
12/31/13 A TU B'SHVAT SEDER TO HEAL THE WOUNDED EARTH Climate policy, Global Scorching, Transformative Judaism, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Tu B'Shvat
11/27/13 8 Days of Hanukkah, my True Love said to me:"Please heal My Earth!" Global Scorching, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Hanukkah
11/06/13 The Prophetic Green Menorah: A Tree of Light Teruma, Featured, Global Scorching, Transformative Judaism, Va'yyak'heyl , Hanukkah, Earth
09/16/13 Sustainable Sukkot: Harvest Wind & Sun, Not Carbon Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Sukkot, Earth
09/11/13 My turning 80, after almost dying Featured, Rosh HaShanah, Yom Kippur, Death and Mourning, Community
09/03/13 Drop gas masks, not bombs Devoting Jewish Holidays to Peace, Rosh HaShanah, Peace
07/24/13 Tu B'Av: Healing from Disaster Sexuality & Spirituality, Tisha B'Av, Jewish Renewal
07/16/13 Tisha B'Av Tears: the Waters of Healing Global Scorching, Transformative Judaism, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Globalization and Economic Justice, Tisha B'Av, Spirituality of Justice
05/02/13 VIDEO: Arthur Waskow arrested at White House, pre-Passover/ Holy Week, 2013 Climate policy, Featured, Global Scorching, Pesach, Protecting Our Planet, Earth
05/01/13 The "I" Who Spoke at Sinai-- and Nag Hamadi Yitro, Featured, Transformative Judaism, Shavuot, Egyptian Revolution, Peace
04/15/13 Don’t invest in Pharaoh & his plagues! Global Scorching, Pesach, Transformative Judaism, Globalization and Economic Justice, Spirituality of Justice
03/29/13 Beyond the Freedom Seder: When Hand Cuffs are Freedom Featured, Pesach, Transformative Judaism, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis
03/12/13 Arrested! --Palms, Matzah, the Globe, and the White House Climate policy, Global Scorching, Pesach, Transformative Judaism
02/26/13 Passover, Holy Week, & Climate: Challenge & Change Pesach, Transformative Judaism, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis
02/22/13 From Vashti & Esther to Women of the Wall & US Nuns: Ridiculing the Powerful, Resisting their Power Anti-Semitism, Transformative Judaism, Justice and Gender, Purim
02/18/13 THE PALMS & PASSOVER: An Interfaith Healing Seder for the Earth Shemot, Va'era, Bo, Featured, Pesach, Transformative Judaism, Interreligious Relations
02/18/13 36,000 of us saying: “There is no Plan-et B”: Forward on Climate rally Climate policy, Global Scorching, Pesach, Transformative Judaism
12/16/12 Guns? "Not by Violence, but by My Spirit": Call the NRA Spirituality of Justice, Hanukkah, Justice
12/03/12 Hanukkah for Healing: The Green Menorah Climate policy, Global Scorching, Hanukkah
12/03/12 For 8 days of Hanukkah, my True Love said to me: "Help save My Earth!" Climate policy, Global Scorching, Hanukkah
10/26/12 Green Festival, Green Hevra, Green Earth Behar, Bechukotay, Climate policy, Featured, Special Shabbatot, Transformative Judaism, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Interreligious Relations, Tu B'Shvat
10/05/12 Reb Zalman's Prayers for the Earth on Hoshana Rabbah Sukkot, Earth
09/30/12 "Spread over us the sukkah of shalom, the simple huts of peace" Devoting Jewish Holidays to Peace, Environmental Justice, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Globalization and Economic Justice, Sukkot
09/24/12 Yom Kippur as Transformation-time: 3 Keys to Unlock our Hearts Va'yeira, Transformative Judaism, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Yom Kippur, Nonviolence & Violence in Judaism, Peace
09/24/12 Praying with Our Legs -- Against Big & Oppressive Banks Featured, Transformative Judaism, Globalization and Economic Justice, Rosh HaShanah, Yom Kippur
09/14/12 From Ben-Ghazi to Yom Kippur Va'yeira, Devoting Jewish Holidays to Peace, Transformative Judaism, Interreligious Relations, Rosh HaShanah, Yom Kippur, Terrorism, Peace
09/06/12 Biblical Wellsprings, Water in our World Va'yeira, Climate policy, Featured, Global Scorching, Transformative Judaism, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Interreligious Relations, Rosh HaShanah, Yom Kippur
09/05/12 Whose Image is on Our Money? B'reshit, Transformative Judaism, Globalization and Economic Justice, Rosh HaShanah
09/03/12 Occupy Rosh HaShanah! Suggestions for "My legs are praying" (Heschel) Transformative Judaism, Globalization and Economic Justice, Rosh HaShanah, Justice
07/22/12 The Last Tisha B'Av: Messiah Rebuilds the Temple Devoting Jewish Holidays to Peace, Transformative Judaism, Israeli-Palestinian Collision, Tisha B'Av, Interreligious Relations, Spirituality of Justice
07/19/12 When Ramadan and Av Unite Featured, Tisha B'Av, Interreligious Relations, Earth
07/11/12 Why is Colorado Burning? B'reshit, Climate policy, Featured, Global Scorching, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Tisha B'Av
05/21/12 If the Biblical Ruth came to America Today -- Featured, Transformative Judaism, Shavuot, Globalization and Economic Justice
04/05/12 What we did for Palm Sunday/Freedom Seder Devoting Jewish Holidays to Peace, Pesach, Transformative Judaism, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Globalization and Economic Justice, Interreligious Relations, Justice & immigration, Spirituality of Justice
03/28/12 The New Freedom Seder, 2012: Occupy Holy Week/ Occupy Passover Devoting Jewish Holidays to Peace, Pesach, Philadelphia Area Interfaith Peace Network, Transformative Judaism, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Globalization and Economic Justice, Interreligious Relations
03/15/12 Celebrate Passover: Free us from Pharaoh! Pesach
03/05/12 Purim: War or Spring fever? Anti-Semitism, Interreligious Relations, Fasting for Peace and Justice, Nonviolence & Violence in Judaism, War with Iran?, Purim
02/15/12 Occupy Holy Week, Occupy Passover: Dancing in the World-wide Earthquake Bo, Beshallach, Devoting Jewish Holidays to Peace, Pesach, Transformative Judaism, Environmental Justice, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Globalization and Economic Justice, Spirituality of Justice
01/21/12 Deep Winter, Full Moon: The Juice of Life Begins to Rise Again. Environmental Justice, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Tu B'Shvat, Earth
01/10/12 Transformative Judaism & the Burning Bush Shemot, Devoting Jewish Holidays to Peace, Pesach, Transformative Judaism, Globalization and Economic Justice, Interreligious Relations, Spirituality of Justice
12/09/11 This Hanukkah, U can help heal Earth's Climate: Climate policy, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Hanukkah
10/26/11 Carrying Transformative Judaism into Public Space Featured, Transformative Judaism, Globalization and Economic Justice, Sukkot
10/26/11 From “Occupy Wall Street” to Where? Questions! Globalization and Economic Justice, Jewish Renewal, Sukkot
10/05/11 Isaiah breaks into the official liturgy of Yom Kippur Civil Liberties & Human Rights, Globalization and Economic Justice, New Biblical Translations, Interreligious Relations, Jewish Renewal, Prophets, Yom Kippur, Spirituality of Justice, Torture
09/25/11 What's the deep meaning of "Rosh Hashanah" -- NOT just "Happy New Year" Featured, Freeing Our Time, Globalization and Economic Justice, Interreligious Relations, Rosh HaShanah, Jewish Renewal, Nonviolence & Violence in Judaism, Spirituality of Justice, Earth
08/30/11 Ten Years Later: The Sukkah & the World Trade Center Devoting Jewish Holidays to Peace, Eleven Days in September (2002), Featured, Sukkot, Terrorism
08/10/11 Israeli Tent-City Protests: The View from R. Arik Ascherman & Rabbis for Human Rights Featured, Globalization and Economic Justice, Tisha B'Av, Nonviolence & Violence in Judaism
07/31/11 Ramadan & Av: Learning from Each Other Devoting Jewish Holidays to Peace, Featured, Tisha B'Av, Interreligious Relations
06/23/11 In memory of Esther Broner, a Weaver of feminist Judaism Pesach, Jewish Renewal
06/02/11 Sinai: The Universe Says "I" Yitro, Shavuot, Jewish Renewal
06/01/11 Speaking Beyond Words: Wilderness, Sinai, Shavuot, Pentecost Yitro, Featured, Shavuot
04/28/11 40 Years, a Pregnant Pause. And then, a Birth or a Belch? Shavuot, Interreligious Relations, Jewish Renewal
04/15/11 "Akiba": A Poem by Muriel Rukeyser Shemot, Pesach, Shavuot, Jewish Renewal
03/14/11 Passover Now: Interfaith Seder to Free the Wounded Earth and Face the Pharaohs of Today Featured, Global Scorching, Pesach, Endangered Species , Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis
03/11/11 Strong Praise for "Freedom Journeys"-- McKibben, Messinger, Wallis Devoting Jewish Holidays to Peace, Global Scorching, Pesach, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Sexuality & Spirituality, Shavuot, Jewish Renewal, Nonviolence & Violence in Judaism, The Nature of Torah, Spirituality of Justice, Peace
02/20/11 For Madison, Wis, thank God! (and Moses, who organized Brickmakers Union # 1) Va'era, Pesach, Spirituality of Justice, Justice
02/14/11 Mubarak's Quitting & Beyond: Hallelu-YAH! Dayenu! – And the next step ... Beshallach, Pesach, Egyptian Revolution
02/02/11 Egypt & America: From the Red Sea of Old to Tahrir Square Now Global Scorching, Pesach, Food, Spirituality of Justice, Egyptian Revolution
01/30/11 Egypt's Pharaohs – Ancient & Today: Mubarak's Military Mindset & His Allies Here & Elsewhere Global Scorching, Pesach, Israeli-Palestinian Collision, Spirituality of Justice, Egyptian Revolution, US - Afghan/Pakistan War, World Empire
01/21/11 Reading Deep for Tu B'Shvat Tu B'Shvat
01/07/11 In Wintry times, nurture life! Featured, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Interreligious Relations, Tu B'Shvat
01/03/11 Trees of Earth, The Tree in Heaven: The Growth of Tu B’Shvat Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Tu B'Shvat
12/22/10 Trees, "Avatar," and Old King Coal Pesach, Environmental Justice, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Interreligious Relations, Tu B'Shvat
07/22/10 Joy/Heartbreak/Grandchild: That's one word, not three. Global Scorching, Heart and Soul, Tisha B'Av
06/18/10 "Eicha" for the Earth: The Text of a Ceremony of Sorrow, Hope, & Action Climate policy, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Tisha B'Av, Interreligious Relations
06/09/10 Tell Congress: The Earth is not for Burning Climate policy, Tisha B'Av
05/17/10 Beyond the Gulf Disaster: Tisha B'Av & Prayerful Grass-roots Action to Heal the Earth Devoting Jewish Holidays to Peace, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Tisha B'Av
03/31/10 Martin Luther King, April 4, & the Freedom Seder Heart and Soul, Pesach, Jewish Renewal, Justice and Race, Spirituality of Justice
03/31/10 Oh Freedom: Inward, Outward Heart and Soul, Pesach, Community
02/18/10 Making Passover, July 4, & Labor Day into ACTION-Festivals of Freedom & Justice Pesach, Globalization and Economic Justice, Fourth of July, Interreligious Relations, Seasons of American Sacred Time, World Empire
01/22/10 How do we face Pharaoh when the Supreme Court wears his face? Bo, Global Scorching, Pesach, Spirituality of Justice
01/08/10 The Long Narrow Pharaoh & the Midwives Who Gave Birth to Freedom Shemot, Pesach, Justice and Gender, Spirituality of Justice, World Empire
11/19/09 Green Menorah Covenant Coalition: Personal, Congregational, & Public-Policy Changes to Avert Global Scorching Teruma, Hanukkah, Tu B'Shvat, Earth
03/18/09 Printable PDF New Freedom Seder for the Earth, with full-color graphic cover! Devoting Jewish Holidays to Peace, Pesach, Environmental Justice, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Interreligious Relations, Justice & immigration, Justice and Race, Peace
02/03/09 New Interfaith Freedom Seder for the Earth: Text of an Earth-Haggadah Global Scorching, Pesach, Environmental Justice, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Globalization and Economic Justice, Interreligious Relations, Justice & immigration, Justice and Gender
09/08/01 From A Dark & Bloody Purim, New Torah Devoting Jewish Holidays to Peace, Israeli-Palestinian Collision, Fasting for Peace and Justice, Purim
09/08/01 Ezekiel's Chariot Shavuot
09/08/01 Burnt Offering: Tisha B'av. Chapter 12, "Seasons of our Joy" Global Scorching, Tisha B'Av, War, Peace, & the Jewish Community
04/02/14 Joining Elijah's Covenat to Heal the Earth on Shabbat HaGadol Global Scorching, Pesach, Adolescence
02/27/14 Renew our Joy, Protect Our City Featured, Global Scorching, Pesach
09/09/13 VIDEO: Yom Kippur & Beyond: The Prophet Isaiah Lives Today Environmental Justice, Globalization and Economic Justice, Justice & immigration, Seasons of our Joy: Festivals and Lifecycles, Yom Kippur, Spirituality of Justice
08/29/13 Ohalah (Renewal Rabbis) Passes Climate-Crisis Resolution Climate policy, Global Scorching, Transformative Judaism, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Tisha B'Av
07/31/13 VIDEO: Yom Kippur Haftarah -- Isaiah 57:14-58:14 -- midrashically translated by Rabbi Arthur Waskow Seasons of our Joy: Festivals and Lifecycles, Fasting for Peace and Justice, Yom Kippur
05/28/13 Freedom Seder for the Earth, Mar 2013 Global Scorching, Pesach, Protecting Our Planet, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis
05/03/13 AW 2013 IMAC Passover-Holy Week talk 3 of 3 Global Scorching, Pesach, Protecting Our Planet
05/03/13 AW 2013 IMAC Passover-Holy Week talk 2 of 3 Global Scorching, Pesach, Protecting Our Planet
05/03/13 AW 2013 IMAC Passover-Holy Week talk 1 of 3 Global Scorching, Pesach, Protecting Our Planet
03/29/13 Beyond the Freedom Seder: When Hand Cuffs are Freedom Climate policy, Featured, Pesach, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis
07/26/12 “Stop Frack Attack”: 1:30 Sat. 7/28, US Capitol multireligious service Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Tisha B'Av, Interreligious Relations, Earth
07/11/12 Pray with our legs. Lament for the Earth. Stop Frack Attack, Washington DC, July 26-29 (click for more info) Climate policy, Global Scorching, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Tisha B'Av, Interreligious Relations
04/13/11 Let My People Go! Devoting Jewish Holidays to Peace, Pesach, Environmental Justice, Globalization and Economic Justice, Other
03/31/11 April 2011--Mixing Memory, Desire, & Action Shemot, Civil Liberties & Human Rights, Pesach, Environmental Justice, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Rebirthing America, Seasons of our Joy: Festivals and Lifecycles, Spirituality of Justice
02/03/11 Most Purimdik Adar -- the One with No Purim! Nonviolence & Violence in Judaism, Purim
11/17/10 3 Festivals: Eid Mubarak, Light-filled Hanukkah, Joyful Sharing Thxgvg Abundance Featured, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Globalization and Economic Justice, Interreligious Relations, Hanukkah
11/16/10 The Hammer Song Climate policy, Global Scorching, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Seasons of our Joy: Festivals and Lifecycles, Hanukkah, Earth
11/03/10 Toward Passover & Holy Week: Action for Jobs, Not War; What are Pharaoh & Caesar today? Devoting Jewish Holidays to Peace, Global Scorching, Pesach, Environmental Justice, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Globalization and Economic Justice, Interreligious Relations, Spirituality of Justice, US - Afghan/Pakistan War
09/27/10 The Long Narrow Pharaoh and the Pass-over People Shemot, Birth, Pesach, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Seasons of our Joy: Festivals and Lifecycles, Justice and Gender, Justice and Race
09/27/10 The Earth Is Not For Burning: Tisha B'Av 2010, Part I Climate policy, Global Scorching, Environmental Justice, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Tisha B'Av, Seasons of our Joy: Festivals and Lifecycles
09/27/10 Healing the Earth: Tisha B'Av 2010, Part II Climate policy, Global Scorching, Environmental Justice, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Tisha B'Av, Seasons of our Joy: Festivals and Lifecycles
09/21/10 Spread over ALL of Us the Sukkah of Shalom Devoting Jewish Holidays to Peace, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Sukkot, War, Peace, & the Jewish Community
08/31/10 Reading from the books that some would burn Devoting Jewish Holidays to Peace, Interreligious Relations, Rosh HaShanah, Yom Kippur
08/26/10 9/11 and Rosh Hashanah: Reconciling Abraham's Families, Celebrating American Diversity B'reshit, Va'yeira, Chayye Sara, Devoting Jewish Holidays to Peace, Israeli-Palestinian Collision, Interreligious Relations, Rosh HaShanah, Yom Kippur
08/19/10 Yom Kippur: New Meaning, A New Martyrology Civil Liberties & Human Rights, Heart and Soul, Seasons of our Joy: Festivals and Lifecycles, Yom Kippur
08/12/10 High Holy Days: Does the Earth really matter? B'reshit, Rosh HaShanah, Yom Kippur, Earth
07/26/10 Days High & Holy, Days of Awe & Beauty: Join Us for Holy-Day Retreats at Elat Chayyim Rosh HaShanah, Jewish Renewal, Yom Kippur
07/22/10 Report, Photos, & Video: Tisha B'Av & pro-Earth rally at US Capitol, July 20, 2010 Climate policy, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Tisha B'Av
07/02/10 Honor Earth, July 20 at US Capitol: Lament, Hope, Act to Heal Mother Earth Climate policy, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Tisha B'Av
06/09/10 Grief, Hope, Action: Tisha B'Av for the Earth Climate policy, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Tisha B'Av
05/18/10 Waskow course on Eco-focusing Festival Celebrations Devoting Jewish Holidays to Peace, Global Scorching, Tisha B'Av
05/14/10 Observing Tisha B'Av as a Prayerful Political Act Devoting Jewish Holidays to Peace, Global Scorching, Tisha B'Av
05/14/10 OYL! -- Corruption, the Spirit, the Earth, & Us Bechukotay, Climate policy, Featured, Global Scorching, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Tisha B'Av
05/04/10 GOD’S EARTH IS NOT FOR BURNING Global Scorching, Tisha B'Av
04/06/10 Maimouna: When Jews & Muslims Share their Sustenance Pesach, Interreligious Relations
03/10/10 "Avatar," Exodus, & Kabbalah Shemot, Va'era, Bo, Beshallach, Pesach, Tu B'Shvat, World Empire, Earth
02/23/10 Freedom Seder --expanded 2d edition (1970) Bo, Devoting Jewish Holidays to Peace, Pesach, Interreligious Relations, Justice and Race, Spirituality of Justice
02/23/10 PESACH: REBIRTHING THE EARTH, THE PEOPLE, & FREEDOM Shemot, Va'era, Bo, Beshallach, Pesach
01/11/10 The AVATAR film & Tu B'Shvat: the ReBirthDay of trees & The Tree Shemot, Bo, Global Scorching, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Tu B'Shvat, World Empire
12/08/09 The Eight Faces of Hanukkah Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Seasons of our Joy: Festivals and Lifecycles, Hanukkah
12/07/09 Dear Earth, happy Hanukkah! -- 8 days, 8 actions Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Hanukkah
12/02/09 From Hanukkah to Copenhagen: A Broad-Based Jewish Call to Action Devoting Jewish Holidays to Peace, Global Scorching, Hanukkah
11/23/09 Hanukkah for Humanity Global Scorching, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Seasons of our Joy: Festivals and Lifecycles, Hanukkah
11/17/09 Hanukkah for Humanity: 1 Day's Oil for 8 Days' Need Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Hanukkah
10/30/09 Greening the Sukkah Sukkot, Earth
10/30/09 Climate Policy: 7 Principles & a Yardstick rooted in Biblical & Jewish Wisdom Noah, Climate policy, Featured, Global Scorching, Hanukkah
10/23/09 The Birthday of Creation & Its Seventh Day: Rosh Hashanah & Shabbat Freeing Our Time, Rosh HaShanah, Earth
10/13/09 Life in Rehab: What Dies & What's Reborn Heart and Soul, Vezot Haberakha, Eldering, Sh'mini Atzeret, Simchat Torah
10/13/09 Reconnecting To The Land And Its Produce: A Confirmation Curriculum for Shavuot Adolescence, Shavuot, Earth
10/13/09 Tikkun Leil Shavu’ot from the Point of View of the Earth Yitro, Global Scorching, Shavuot
10/09/09 Spread Over All of Us the Sukkah of Shalom Sukkot, Earth
09/22/09 Thinking about the Goldstone Report: Our Misdeeds and Theirs Yom Kippur, War, Peace, & the Jewish Community
09/15/09 Free Time for Reflection Environmental Justice, Globalization and Economic Justice, Rosh HaShanah, Eldering, Other, Earth
09/15/09 The Crash 4: Thoughts, Rosh Hashanah 5770 Heart and Soul, Environmental Justice, Globalization and Economic Justice, Rosh HaShanah, Eldering, Earth
09/08/09 Preserving the Eyes of the Universe B'reshit, Rosh HaShanah
08/16/09 The Original Freedom Seder: Response to Commentary's Attack Pesach, Jewish Renewal, Justice and Race, Spirituality of Justice
07/28/09 Burning Temple & Birthing Messiah Tisha B'Av, Earth
06/21/09 Passover of Peace: A New Seder of the Children of Abraham, Hagar, & Sarah Devoting Jewish Holidays to Peace, Pesach, Israeli-Palestinian Collision
04/28/09 Torturing the Image of God B'reshit, Yom Kippur, Torture, World Empire, War and Civil Liberties
03/24/09 Shabbat HaGadol before Pesach: A Sun of Justice with Healing in its Wings Tzav, Pesach, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Interreligious Relations
03/24/09 Freedom Seder, 1969 Civil Liberties & Human Rights, Pesach, Seasons of our Joy: Festivals and Lifecycles
03/23/09 Watch YouTube Film of Original Freedom Seder, 1969! Pesach, Interreligious Relations, Justice and Race, Seasons of American Sacred Time, Spirituality of Justice, War, Peace, & the Jewish Community, World Empire, Earth, Peace
03/22/09 Charoset and the Liberation of the World Pesach, Sexuality & Spirituality, Earth
03/10/09 Shalom Center Presenets: Green Menorah Award to Jewish Reconstructionist Congregation, Evanston Global Scorching, Tu B'Shvat
02/22/09 Activism Takes Tu B'Shevat to New Levels Tu B'Shvat, Earth
01/25/09 Who Hardened Pharaoh's Heart -- and Does it Still? Va'era, Pesach, Earth
10/14/08 Sukkot: The Season of Our Joy, the Festival of Earth & Rain Global Scorching, Sukkot
10/08/08 Liberating Passover & the Earth: Making change happen with the Interfaith Seder for the Earth Tzav, Devoting Jewish Holidays to Peace, Global Scorching, Pesach, Environmental Justice, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Globalization and Economic Justice, Interreligious Relations, Justice and Race, Spirituality of Justice
09/18/08 Clouds, Yom Kippur, & Climate Crisis in the Balance Global Scorching, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Yom Kippur
09/11/08 “Hayom Harat Olam” – Pregnant with Eternity Rosh HaShanah, Earth
08/07/08 To Prey or to Pray? The Lessons of Famine on Tisha B’Av Tisha B'Av, Earth
08/01/08 Burning & Yearning: Hiroshima and the Ancient Holy Temples Devoting Jewish Holidays to Peace, Global Scorching, Tisha B'Av, World Empire
06/27/08 Communal Sukkot Celebration: Reconnecting with the Earth Sukkot, Earth
06/27/08 Shavuot: Reconnecting to the Land and It's Produce: A Confirmation Curriculum Shavuot, Earth
04/26/08 Abrahamic Freedom Seder Pesach, Abrahamic Celebrations, Interreligious Relations
04/10/08 Passover of the Nations: Haggadot to Heal the World Devoting Jewish Holidays to Peace, Pesach, Globalization and Economic Justice, Earth
04/08/08 Dancing Freedom in the Passover Seder Take Action, Pesach
04/02/08 Forty Years Later: MLK, Death & Resurrection Pesach, Interreligious Relations, Spirituality of Justice
03/24/08 Purim, Good Friday and 40 Years Abirthing: From Disaster to Delight Interreligious Relations, Jewish Renewal, Purim
03/11/08 Passover: Street Seders for the Global Climate Crisis Pesach, Earth
03/10/08 Passover, Earth Day, & the Global Climate Crisis: Seder Supplement Pesach, Earth
02/23/08 Passover: The Earth Rises Up Against Pharaoh Pesach, Earth
01/24/08 Jews Challenge Environmental "Protection" Agency With Trees for Life Global Scorching, Tu B'Shvat
01/11/08 Rebirthing Trees, Healing Earth: Shalom Ctr presents 3d annual Green Menorah Award to JRC in Evanston, IL Tu B'Shvat, Earth
01/03/08 Martin Luther King, Trees, & the EPA Tu B'Shvat, Earth
12/28/07 Tu B’Shvat, the Climate Crisis and the Tree of Light; A Green Menorah Supplement for Your Tu B’Shvat Seder Tu B'Shvat, Earth
12/07/07 Shalom Ctr as Amicus in Torture case Civil Liberties & Human Rights, Yom Kippur, Torture, War and Civil Liberties
12/06/07 Iran: Purim & VASHTI come in Winter-time! War with Iran?, Purim
12/03/07 Sharing God's Fruitfulness Tu B'Shvat
11/16/07 The Eight Days of Hanukkah: Eight Actions to Heal the Earth through the Green Menorah Covenant Take Action, Hanukkah, Earth
11/07/07 Hanukkah, Oil, & the Green Menorah: Talking Points for Sermons and Op-Ed Pieces Beha'alotekha, Global Scorching, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Hanukkah
05/22/07 The Song of Songs as a Sacred Recipe: Love, Charoset and the Liberation of the World Pesach, Covenanting: Marriage and Commitment, Food
05/01/07 Seasons of Reinterpretation -- Transforming Passover. By J.J. Goldberg Pesach, Jewish Renewal
04/14/07 From Passover into the Next Step: Pharaoh or Freedom in America? Devoting Jewish Holidays to Peace, Pesach, Iraq-US War
03/26/07 The Seven Who Danced in Paradise* Pesach, Sexuality & Spirituality, Earth
12/19/06 Through darkness into light: the Joy of Hanukkah, Christmas, Kwanzaa, Eid Take Action, Global Scorching, Festivals, Life-cycle, & Climate crisis, Hanukkah
10/08/06 Do Not Stir up Love until It Please: the Song of Songs Pesach, Sexuality & Spirituality
06/11/06 Draft Strategy & Organizing Report on "Beyond Oil" campaign Global Scorching, Hanukkah, Earth
06/04/06 New Book: "The Tent of Abraham: Stories of Hope & Peace for Jews, Christians, and Muslims" Peace of Abraham, Hagar, & Sarah: Sacred Seasons, Fall 2006-07, Abrahamic Celebrations, Israeli-Palestinian Collision, Interreligious Relations, Rosh HaShanah, Yom Kippur, The Book of Genesis, War, Peace, & the Jewish Community
06/03/06 The Wordless Torah of the Wordless Mountains Yitro, Shavuot, Earth
05/11/06 The Peace of Abraham, Hagar, and Sarah: Sharing Sacred Seasons, Fall 2007 Peace of Abraham, Hagar, & Sarah: Sacred Seasons, Fall 2006-07, Abrahamic Celebrations, Interreligious Relations, Rosh HaShanah, Yom Kippur, Sukkot
04/12/06 Passover in the Streets of America -- in Spanish! Pesach, Justice & immigration
03/28/06 Passover 2006: Every generation, Pharaoh; Every generation, Freedom Pesach
12/06/05 Oil & Hanukkah: Oil for Power & Profit, or Prophetic Oil? Hanukkah, Earth
06/29/05 The Path Is Always Present: Tshuvah, Habit and the Idea of Direction Yom Kippur
06/29/05 I Shall Be a Tree Tu B'Shvat
06/29/05 T'shuvah as Error Recognition and Repair in the Basic Design of Living Systems Yom Kippur
06/24/05 Original 1969 Freedom Seder Pesach, Prayer
06/09/05 What if the Bible's Ruth came to America today? Sexuality & Spirituality, Shavuot, Globalization and Economic Justice
04/28/05 When God Blows Away an Army Beshallach, Pesach, Nonviolence & Violence in Judaism
03/03/05 Worlds of Torah: Unmasking Purim Purim
02/16/05 Freedom Songs From African-American and Jewish Communities Pesach, Justice and Race
01/19/05 Rebirthing the Tree/s of Life: Four Teachings for the Four Worlds of Tu B'Shvat Tu B'Shvat
11/24/04 Hanukkah for grown-Ups -- and for everyone Devoting Jewish Holidays to Peace, Hanukkah, Earth
11/24/04 Eight candles, Eight healings Hanukkah
10/22/04 Shining Bright Light in Dark Times:The Menorah Awards Hanukkah 2004/5765 Hanukkah
08/23/04 The Haftarah for the Fast of Yom Kippur Yom Kippur, Spirituality of Justice
04/14/04 Charoset: Its Meaning Pesach
03/16/04 4/4/2004 Philly Freedom Seder Flyer Pesach
02/06/04 Renewing Trees, Crossing Seas Tu B'Shvat
12/30/03 Next Passover: Facing Pharaoh, Winning Freedom -- in Our Own Generation Community, Pesach, Earth, Justice, Peace
09/17/03 Song of Isaac and Ishmael Rosh HaShanah
09/14/03 Behind Enemy Lines: The Song of Sisera's Mother Rosh HaShanah
09/12/03 Why Hagar Left: The Thread of Women's Torah Rosh HaShanah
09/09/03 What are we supposed to hear when we listen to the shofar? Rosh HaShanah
09/07/03 Adding to the Tales of Rosh Hashanah a Reading for Yom Kippur Devoting Jewish Holidays to Peace, Yom Kippur
09/02/03 The Leopard in Isaiah Yom Kippur
09/02/03 The Spiral Dance of God Rosh HaShanah
09/02/03 Carrying Light into Dark Times: Rosh HaShanah
09/02/03 Reconciling Isaac & Ishmael Rosh HaShanah
09/02/03 Transformation and Reconciliation Rosh HaShanah
09/02/03 Redeeming Tashlikh, the Earth, & Our Misdeeds Rosh HaShanah
09/02/03 New Year, New Name? Rosh HaShanah
09/02/03 Hu Yaanenu /Hi Taanenu Rosh HaShanah
09/02/03 Jonah, God, & the Castor Bean Tree Yom Kippur
09/02/03 Breathing the Festivals Rosh HaShanah
09/02/03 A new kind of Jewish martyr, dying for Kiddush Hashem Yom Kippur
09/02/03 For Our Sins -- a Gentle Heart Yom Kippur
06/03/03 Ten Commandments in Our Generation: Shavuot
06/01/03 Standing at Sinai: One "I" Shavuot
05/30/03 An Ecological Aspect of Shavuot Shavuot
04/08/03 Eight Flourishes for Passover Pesach
04/03/03 Passover and America Today Devoting Jewish Holidays to Peace, Pesach
04/03/03 Sandstorms and the Cloud of Mystery Beshallach, Pesach, Iraq-US War
10/08/01 Tashlikh in a Universal Key: Casting Stones and Ashes: In Memory of the Dead of 9/11/01 And All Victims of War and Terrorism Eleven Days in September (2002), Rosh HaShanah
09/08/01 Dancing with the Torah: Simchat Torah Simchat Torah
09/08/01 "Bo": Facing the Plagues & Pharaohs of Today Bo, Devoting Jewish Holidays to Peace, Pesach, Nonviolence & Violence in Judaism
09/08/01 In Every Generation - The Pesach Seder of Globalization, the Rich & the Poor Pesach
09/08/01 Tisha B'Av: The Day of Universal Exile Tisha B'Av
09/08/01 MLK and the Passover Vision: Facing Pharaoh Today, Seeking the Promised Land Devoting Jewish Holidays to Peace, Pesach, Iraq-US War, Interreligious Relations, World Empire
09/08/01 Racial Justice, Handcuffs, & Passover Pesach
09/08/01 Shabbos Earth Day & Pesach 2000 Pesach
09/08/01 New Rituals for Pesach Pesach
09/08/01 Slavery and the Plagues Pesach
09/08/01 The Afikoman and 3 Matzot Pesach
09/08/01 Is charoset sweet? Pesach
09/08/01 The Meaning of the Hanukkah Oil Hanukkah
09/08/01 Why Hagar Left: Womantorah across the Generations Va'yeira, Rosh HaShanah
09/08/01 Dry Bones/Ezekiel 37 - Shabbat Chol Hamoed Pesach Pesach, Yom Hashoah
09/08/01 Three Knots in the Binding of Isaac Va'yeira, Rosh HaShanah
09/08/01 The Tale of Isaac's Binding as a Warning -- to Us Va'yeira, Chayye Sara, Rosh HaShanah
09/08/01 Moses as Labor Organizer: A Passage for Pesach Pesach
09/08/01 Palm Sunday/Passover liturgy Pesach, Philadelphia Area Interfaith Peace Network, Abrahamic Celebrations, Interreligious Relations
09/08/01 Transforming Our Festivals, Our Lives Emor, Pesach
09/08/01 Redwoods, Tobacco, & Torah Environmental Justice, Jewish Renewal, Tu B'Shvat
09/08/01 The Rainbow Seder Pesach
09/08/01 What is Matzah/ What is Chametz? Pesach
09/08/01 The Torah of Silence Rosh HaShanah
09/08/01 Shabbat Nachamu & Scorpions on parade Tisha B'Av
09/08/01 Shattering the Temple of Liberty Tisha B'Av
09/08/01 Smoke and Ashes Tisha B'Av
09/08/01 Tu B'Shvat and Martin Luther King Jr. Day: Reflections on the environment and justice Tu B'Shvat
09/08/01 A Heimish Tu B'Shvat Tu B'Shvat
09/08/01 A Tu B'Shvat Prayer for Creation Tu B'Shvat
09/08/01 Action for Tu B'Shvat: Suggestions from COEJL Tu B'Shvat
09/08/01 The Trees are Davening: A Tu B'Shevat Haggadah Tu B'Shvat
09/08/01 Among Trees Tu B'Shvat
09/08/01 Major Resources for Tu B'Shvat Tu B'Shvat
09/08/01 One Tree, Two Peoples, One Land: Tu B'Shvat Resources from Rabbis for Human Rights Tu B'Shvat
09/08/01 Returning Asiyah (Physicality) to Tu B'Shvat Tu B'Shvat
09/08/01 Seeing Deeper into the Tree Reborn Tu B'Shvat
09/08/01 The Miracle of Darkness Tu B'Shvat
09/08/01 Tu B'Shvat and Vegetarianism Tu B'Shvat
09/08/01 The Burning Issues: Tisha B'Av Tisha B'Av
09/08/01 Jewish Leaders Invoke Tisha B'Av in Philadelphia, Respond to Arrests Tisha B'Av
09/08/01 Who Knows One? Pesach
09/08/01 Nistar/Megillat Esther Purim
09/08/01 Renewal of Purim/Fast of Esther Purim
09/08/01 Vashti as Feminist Hero Purim
09/08/01 Ellul - Psalm 27 Rosh HaShanah
09/08/01 Facing the Music: A High Holyday Meditation Rosh HaShanah
09/08/01 Isaac/Ishmael and the High Holy Days Rosh HaShanah
09/08/01 Jeremiah 31: Haftarah for Rosh Hashana Rosh HaShanah
09/08/01 Al Cheyt: for the misdeeds we have done before You Yom Kippur
09/08/01 Dancing with the Torah Simchat Torah
09/08/01 The Tree of Life and the Beloved Community Tu B'Shvat
09/08/01 If Ruth Came to America Today Shavuot
09/08/01 Mouth to Mouth with God Yom Kippur
09/08/01 Three Weeks Before Tisha B'Av: Breaking Down the Walls Tisha B'Av
09/08/01 Wheat, Eden, Pesach, & the Song of Songs Pesach
09/08/01 Seed for Winter - Sh'mini Atzeret Sh'mini Atzeret
09/08/01 Mother Earth on a Bad Day Tu B'Shvat
09/08/01 The Passover of Peace: A Seder for the Children of Abraham, Hagar, and Sarah Devoting Jewish Holidays to Peace, Pesach, Israeli-Palestinian Collision
09/08/01 Lamentations for the New Millennium Tisha B'Av
09/08/01 Hanukkah: Oil for Light or Oil for Profit? Hanukkah
09/08/01 Thinking Hanukkah: Light in a Time of Darkness, Hope in a Time of Despair Hanukkah
09/08/01 Thinking Tu B'Shvat: The Tree of Life & the Beloved Community Tu B'Shvat
09/08/01 New Freedom Seder: Against the Pharaohs of Our Generation Pesach, Philadelphia Area Interfaith Peace Network, Abrahamic Celebrations
09/08/01 Tikkun Olam Midrash on the Haggadah Pesach
09/08/01 Between the Fires: A Litany of Grief & Hope Lekh-lekha, Devoting Jewish Holidays to Peace, Tisha B'Av, Terrorism, World Empire
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