Pride Inside: A Discussion of Queer Spirituality

My new book  Mishkan Ga’avah: Where Pride Dwells- A Celebration of LGBTQ Jewish Life and Ritual (CCAR PRESS, 2020) was celebrated with a book launch in June for Pride Month.  Pride Inside was a online queer spirituality discussion with queer and allied faith leaders that was co-sposnsored by the Central Conference of American Rabbis and…Read more »

Training Days

Parshat Ekev Deuteronomy 7:12 – 11:25 Rabbi Denise L. Eger With preparation almost everything is possible. With the proper training program you can learn to run a marathon or ride a bike 500 miles for charity! It is a matter of discipline.  It is a matter of dedication and it is a matter of preparation.…Read more »

In an age of Doubt

So more and more people are moving away from organized religion says  Robert Putnam and David Campbell (read LA Times article here). They are the authors of a new book “American Grace: How Religion Divides and Unites Us.” This is something I hear all the time from people.  They don’t believe in religion because they can’t…Read more »