Clal makes the gifts of Jewish tradition accessible tools for spiritual growth and development.
"‘There simply is no city in the world where Jews are more integrated, feel more comfortable, have more influence, and are more creative Jewishly and otherwise than New York City, and that includes Jerusalem and Tel Aviv,’ said Rabbi Irwin Kula, president of Clal – the National Jewish Center for Learning and Leadership. ‘Jews remain very well organized to protect and ensure their interests, and are key cultural influentials at every level of society.’..."
Rabbi Steve Greenberg joins Ben Merens to discuss New York lawmakers historic vote legalizing same-sex marriage.
Irwin Kula joins At Issue host Ben Merens to talk about marriage, relationships, and living with uncertainty.
Rabbi Brad Hirschfield gave the keynote speech at the 2011 Jewish Professionals Leadership Conference.
"...Weiner would do well to look to the great Jewish sage Maimonides and his ‘Four R’s’ for further instruction, Kula said: Recognition of what he really did. Regret for what he did. Repair of his own character and the relationships he damaged. And reconciliation, ‘which will only happen in the end with his doing the work and a bit of grace,’ Kula said..." More...
Brad Hirschfield joins At Issue host Ben Merens to discuss the topic.
"Rabbi Brad Hirschfield reminds us that ‘seeking is about realizing that the journey has not ended, but that each place ... demands attention and commitment.’..."
"...It turns out, that like so many things in life, the traits which empower our ability to rise, are the same ones which bring us down. The real story lies in what we learn from the rising and falling. That’s what defines the hero. ..."
How do traditionalists and modernists coexist in a multi-faith society? Rabbi Irwin Kula offers a view on interfaith relations.View video...
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Bringing the dirt to his face,
my father smells it. "This is good soil,"
Blessed are You,..."