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Parshat Kedoshim - Words of Torah from Alabama

05/08/2022 12:53:14 PM

May8

Rabbi Marc

I never imagined that if Covid finally got me, I would be stuck in Alabama of all places!  Actually, I feel so grateful to be the recipient of classic, loving, generous Southern hospitality in my quarantine in a beautiful guest house in Birmingham, after an intense week with an interfaith clergy group in Montgomery, witnessing the horrors of history in the legacy of slavery, lynching, segregation and mass incarceration. ...Read more...

D'var Torah: Shabbat Service April 30, 2022

05/01/2022 09:17:04 PM

May1

 "The Reward of a Mitzvah is another Mitzvah!"

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Words of Torah - Day 1 Shabbat Service

04/18/2022 11:39:49 AM

Apr18

 "Passover, Plagues and Softening the Hearts."

 

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Words of Torah - Shabbat HaGadol

04/12/2022 02:57:55 PM

Apr12

Shabbat HaGadol - The Magic of Passover Preparations

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Words of Torah - Legacy Shabbat

04/04/2022 03:47:11 PM

Apr4

Parshat Tazria

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Words of Torah - Conscious Eating

03/26/2022 03:35:43 PM

Mar26

Parshat Shmini

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Words of Torah - The Jews of Ukraine Then and Now 

03/01/2022 12:12:54 PM

Mar1

Parshat Vayakhel

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Words of Torah - Divine Intimacy

02/22/2022 09:55:10 AM

Feb22

In Parshat Ki Tissa, Moses asks to know God and who God really is.  How can we deepen our own relationships with the Divine, whatever that may mean for us?

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Shabbaton Friday Evening with Hannah Kapnik Ashar

02/11/2022 03:33:38 PM

Feb11

"Upright in Our Place"
What can we learn about great love from the blessing before Shema, Ahava Rabba,
and the Biblical moments it draws from?

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Reb Charna's D'var Torah in honor of Jewish Disabilities Awareness, Acceptance & Inclusion Service

02/06/2022 04:10:28 PM

Feb6

Reb Charna in honor of her personal experience living with a brain injury Jewish Disabilities Awareness, Acceptance & Inclusion Service

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Words of Torah ​​​​- Kavanah - The Gift of Presence - Just Do It!

01/29/2022 11:08:05 AM

Jan29

In honor of the transition of Thich Nhat Hanh, the beautiful Vietnamese Buddhist monk and teacher, we explore the concept of Kavanah and its  relationship to the mindfulness practices of this visionary.  Parshat Mishpatim - we will do and then we will learn!

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Words of Torah: Not all the Nations want to Kill us! Amalek and Yitro

01/22/2022 03:48:16 PM

Jan22

In the wake of the ordeal of Rabbi Charlie Citron-Walker and the other hostages in Texas, a reflection on antisemitism and its opposities - our enemies and our friends. Parshat Yitro
 

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Words of Torah | Redemption Songs & The Legacies of MLK and AJH

01/15/2022 03:17:09 PM

Jan15

"Songful reflections on Shabbat Shirah and MLK weekend of the shared dreams of Rev King and Rabbi Heschel"  Parshat Beshallach

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Words of Torah with Rabbi Marc

01/08/2022 05:08:53 PM

Jan8

Parshat Bo

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Words of Torah with Rabbi Marc

12/25/2021 04:59:47 PM

Dec25

Parshat Shemot

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Words of Torah with Rabbi Marc

12/18/2021 04:53:38 PM

Dec18

Parashat Vayechi

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Words of Torah: Remembering and Forgetting Trauma

12/04/2021 10:01:38 AM

Dec4

Parshat Miketz

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Words of Torah: Being a Mensch

11/27/2021 04:31:19 PM

Nov27

Parshat Vayeshev

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Words of Torah: Journeying with Angels

11/20/2021 03:04:12 PM

Nov20

Parshat Vayishlach

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Guilt & Shame | Yom Kippur Kol Nidre Service & Words of Torah

09/23/2021 03:14:59 PM

Sep23

The Kol Nidre Service from Yom Kippur, 2021, including Rabbi Marc's Words of Torah. 

 

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Repairing the Face of the World | Yom Kippur Words of Torah

09/23/2021 03:11:18 PM

Sep23

Words of Torah from Yom Kippur services, 2021 from Rabbi Marc Soloway. 

 

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Confronting Tough Texts | A Rosh Hashanah Conversation

09/13/2021 12:59:38 PM

Sep13

Confronting Tough Texts:  A conversation with Rabbi Marc Soloway and High Holiday intern, Hindy. 

 

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Emerging from the Cave | Words of Torah:  Rosh Hashanah 2021/5782

09/13/2021 12:56:11 PM

Sep13

Words of Torah from Rabbi Marc Soloway from Rosh Hashanah Day 1 Services on September 7, 2021. 

The Talmudic sage Rabbi Shimon bar Yochai spoke critically of the Roman government and was reported to the authorities and Rabbi Shimon and his son, Rabbi Elazar, were sentenced to death. They hid in a cave for twelve years, studying Torah day and night, nourished by a carob tree and spring of water which had...Read more...

The Torah of the Wilderness | Words of Torah

05/16/2021 09:21:08 PM

May16

The Torah of the Wilderness - reflections on Parshat Bamidbar. Words of Torah from Shabbat morning services on May 15, 2021.

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Holy Doubt | Words of Torah

05/11/2021 03:32:18 PM

May11

Holy Doubt - Reflections on Parshat Behar-Bechukkotai

 

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The Ecstacy & Tragedy of Sacred Time | Words of Torah

05/03/2021 10:19:22 AM

May3

 

The Ecstasy and Tragedy of Sacred Time - Reflections on Parshat Emor from Shabbat morning services on May 1, 2021.

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Loving the Neighbor, Loving the Stranger | Words of Torah

04/26/2021 01:25:38 PM

Apr26

Loving the neighbor, Loving the stranger. Reflections on Parshat Kedoshim. Words of Torah from Shabbat morning services on April 24, 2021.

 

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Rituals for Re-Entering Community | Words of Torah

04/19/2021 09:54:45 AM

Apr19

Rituals for Reentering Community - Reflections on Parshat Tazria/Metzora Words of Torah from Rabbi Marc Soloway from Shabbat morning services on April 17, 2021.

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Never Again or Yet Again | Words of Torah

04/12/2021 09:35:25 AM

Apr12

Never Again or Yet Again - Shabbat Reflections following Yom HaShoah for Parshat Shmini and the plight of the Uyghars in China. Words of Torah from Shabbat morning services on April 10, 2021. 

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Got Messiah? | Reflections on the 8th Day of Pesach

04/05/2021 04:54:47 PM

Apr5

There is no Messiah - it's YOU! Reflections from Rabbi Marc Soloway on the 8th Day of Pesach.

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