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Blogging the Torah: Parashat Vaera, Follow The Leader

In this week’s portion, Moses is called by God to go to Pharoah.  Let’s remember that Moses grew up in Pharoah’s palace and knows Pharoah well.  The current Pharoah’s mother fished Moses out of the Nile and raised him as … Continue reading

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Blogging the Torah: Parashat Devarim, All Together Now

Are we there yet?  This is the time of year when many of us spend endless hours in the car trying to get to that perfect spot for rest and relaxation.  I understand this well. In two weeks I will … Continue reading

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Blogging the Torah: Parashat Pinchas, We Are All Woody’s Daughters

Like many Jewish educators who are up early every Shabbat and Sunday morning of the school year, I spent a leisurely Shabbat morning with my favorite text, The New York Times.  With a big glass of iced tea at hand, … Continue reading

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Blogging the Torah: Parashat Ki Tisa, from Sinai to Haifa

Leadership.  I’ve been spending a great deal of time lately learning about leadership, reading about leadership, and working with colleagues to discover what kind of leaders we can be.  And the only thing that is really clear to me so … Continue reading

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