Rabbi Isaiah Rothstein
Lessons learned in Rwanda in 2017 are inspiring a rabbi’s work in the United States.
What does it mean to envision a truly inclusive and holy community?
They were older than me, by at least five years, and I was afraid.
What does it mean to be hero in Judaism, and who to me represents that more than anyone?
Many see Martin Luther King Jr. Day as a day off, but for my family, it’s a second birthday.
As I approached the Temple Sinai of Sharon, Massachusetts the words of King David’s Psalms could be heard from the street, and the pulsing prayers on Ezra’s behalf were rising skyward.
As a youth, I often felt as if I had two worlds and two cultures that were always with me (Genesis 25:2).
Whenever I visit somewhere new, whether in my country of origin or somewhere foreign, I typically stand on the periphery at first to “take it all in.”
Yes…it was arson…
This past week I arrived at Camp Yavneh in New Hampshire.