Yizkor Sermon Yom Kippur

What do we need to remember? Don’t forget that I existed. My time here had a purpose. You know how to love because of me. A beautiful and meaningful sermon shared by Rabbi J.B.Sacks. Yizkor. Yom Kippur.

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Parashat Ki Teitzei: Identifying the Enemy

Sermon originally shared by Rabbi JB Sacks on August 20, 2021 The war tried to kill us in the spring. Those are the opening words of Kevin Powers’s elegiac novel of the war in Iraq, The Yellow Birds. As with all great writing about war and human conflict—such as All...

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Sermon originally shared by Rabbi JB Sacks on May 22, 2021 Parashat Naso: “Things Fall Apart–Will the Center Hold? “Things fall apart; the centre cannot hold; Mere anarchy is loosed upon the world” —William Butler Yeats, “The Second Coming” Nearly 25 years ago, Philip Roth was awarded The Pulitzer Prize...

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