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Rabbinical Assembly preview

The biannual Rabbinical Assembly Conference is back this year in Chicago from Sunday, April 22 to Wednesday, April 25. You can read a recap of the first day… 405 more words

Events

GNOSIS: THE PRE-APOSTOLIC GOSPEL OF JESUS GNOSIS 6/10

Within the terms of his contemporary Judaism, the stance adopted by the Galilean rabbi required three theological innovations which, if allowed to go unchallenged, would have destroyed the foundations of the religion whatever its sectarian manifestation, whether Pharisaic, Sadducaic or Essene. 109 more words

Gnosis

Was King David Originally A Rabbi?

When I was 12, God hindered my ability to concentrate, and when “he” eventually revealed my status to me, there wasn’t much Torah reading in the coming years. 197 more words

Spirituality

Chilly April Vibes

Saturday, 4/7/18

It may have been below freezing in April, but that didn’t stop us from coming out on Saturday morning with me, Pickles, as VQ! 390 more words

Chicago

Last request - Rabbi Avichai Rontzki

On April 1st, Rabbi Avichai Rontzki passed away. Rontzki was 66 years old. He is survived by his wife, six children and his grandchildren.

It was in 2016, when he went for medical preparations to altruistically donate a kidney that he discovered that he had colorectal cancer. 401 more words

Israel

Faith and Loneliness

As a single person, you tend to spend a lot of time by yourself. It’s not always easy, but you get used to it. Lately, I’ve found myself with a lot of alone time…alone being the operative word. 782 more words

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