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How to Listen

I’ve written a million words over the last decade, and who knows how many words I’ve spoken? So it’s not easy for me to keep my mouth shut. Or my fingers from flying across a keyboard. But I’ve learned so much by doing that over the last three months. In fact, you might say that […]

What the world needs now is love

I’m not a politician. I’m not a theologian. I’m not a historian. I’m not an expert at anything… Except for what I’ve experienced directly. And here’s what I know after living in this body on this planet for almost sixty-seven years: Love is all that matters. You can call me corny. You can call me […]

Pray for the World

The first prayers I ever learned were taught to me by rabbis at the Providence Hebrew Day School, where I was a third grader. My father sent me to this yeshiva after his own father died. Saying the Kaddish – or Jewish memorial prayer – every day for an entire year had brought him comfort, […]

Pray for the World

The first prayers I ever recited were taught me me by rabbis at the Providence Hebrew Day School, where I was a third grader. My father had sent me to this yeshiva after his own father died. Saying the Kaddish – or Jewish memorial prayer – every day for an entire year had comforted my […]