by Rabbi Sharon Brous
Sometimes, when you visit a place that is full of so much pain, the stories — and days — begin to bleed into one another. The stories of the people of Liberia, whose ferocious civil war ended only nine years ago, reveal horrifying trends through... More.
by Rav Yosef Kanefsky
Don Israel speaks no English, and I speak almost no Spanish. But I understood him well enough to realize that, as I began to plant one of the mango trees that would be placed in his... More.
Parshat Balak (Numbers 22:2-25:9)
by Rabbi Avivah W. Erlick
The dilemma faced by families in today’s health care environment when it comes to making end-of-life decisions... More.