Va-y’hi – What Has Posterity Done For Me?
Vayiggash – Selfish and Unselfish Love
Miketz – Are There No More Leaders? Hanukkah and the Lesson of Joseph
Vayeshev – Loving Ourselves Not Wisely, But Too Well
Vayishlah – What Makes It So Hard To Be Grateful?
Vayetze – Why Are We Named After Jacob?
Toldot – Our Children: Blessings and Values
Haye–Sarah – What It Means to Die
Vayera – Why Judaism Is A Bad Idea
Lekh L’kha – Should We Declare The Armenian Genocide?
Noah – The Fruits of Sin
B’reshit – Mayim Min HaSela – Water from the Rock
Pausing for the Past
Hol Hamoed – Columbia University and the President of Iran
First Day Sukkot – Coverings and Shelter
Yom Kippur – Rebuilding Three Worlds
Kol Nidre – Happiness Is Not the Answer
Ha Azinu Shabbat Shavah – Do We Need a Prophet or a Sage?
Rosh Hashanah II – Dayanu Moment
Rosh Hashanah I – A Mature Love For Israel
Erev Rosh Hashanah – The Secret of Renewal
Nitzavim Va-Yeilekh – The Importance of a Synagogue
Ki Tavo – Why Does God Threaten to Take Us Back to Egypt?
Ki Teze – Fast Food and Slow Faith
Shof’tim – Honesty Begins At Home
Re’eh – Jewish Business Ethics?
Ekev – What to Do if You Are Very Rich
Va’Ethannan Shabbat Nahumu – What Moses Knew and Harry Potter Learned.
D’varim – Tisha Be’Av: Rebuilding the Temple
Mattot-Mas’ei – Kindness: A Foundation of the World
Pinhas – America and the London Bomb Plot: How to Prove You are Civilized
Balak – Talking Donkeys in the 21st Century
Hukkat – The Thin Line Between Destructive Rebellion and Constructive Independence
Korah – Is There a Jewish Jihad?
Shelah-Lekha– Is ‘Not Lying’ The Same As Telling The Truth?
B’Ha’Alotekha – The Six Day War – Forty Years Later
Naso: Jews by Choice: a Blessing for Our Community
How Does Your Story End?
B’midbar – Ruth, Miriam and Rebecca – Should Women Just Run Everything?
B’har B’hukotai – Our Answer To Ultra Orthodoxy — Is Judaism Supposed To Change?
Aharey Mot – Kedoshim – 59 Years – The One Hope Israel Cannot Fulfill
Tazaria – Metzora – I’m Spiritual, but I’m Not Religious.
Shemini – What Is the Most Important Thing We Can Give Our Children? A Yom Hashoah Meditation
Pesach 8Th Day – Love Is As Strong As Death
Shabbat Hol Hamoed – Pesach – Shemini – Iran and Iraq – a Jewish View
Pesach 1st Day – The Secret Behind “The Secret”
Shabbat Hagadol – Tzav – If You Are Not Hungry, Why Come And Eat?
Vayikra – The Sandcastle and the Tabernacle
Vayakhel – Pekudei – Shabbat Ha Hodesh – Why the Internet Is Not Enough
Ki Tissa – Adding Pizzazz To Your Passover
Mishpatim – Another Look At Inspiration Versus Effort
Yitro – How Moses Failed His Children – How We Fail Ours
B’Shallah – Against Freedom: Why We Choose Not To Be Free
Bo – The Secret To Sharing Our Character, And Our Children’s Characters
Vaera – Are We Permitted To Doubt God’s Justice?
Shemot – Why Did God Choose Moses?
Vayehi – Why Jacob Could Not Keep His Promise