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Noble Ideas, Tarnished

Rabbi Dan Horwitz
March 18, 2014

It’s easy to get down, facing life’s challenges To scream and to frown, heart covered in calluses Hopes dashed, lack of desired impact Arguing over what exactly constitutes a fact   Ideals shattered, butchered and battered Clinging to a sense of calm but only getting madder At those who don’t care, who give up on More »

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Unsettled

Rabbi Dan Horwitz
January 9, 2014

I’m not sure that my own views on the Divine are settled.   I find the demographic realities of the Jewish community to be unsettling.   I struggle mightily with the motivations and convictions of West Bank settlers.   I travel so much for work that I inevitably feel unsettled.   I worry that in More »

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