2020 High Holiday Sermons

Erev Rosh Hashanah Rosh Hashanna Morning Kol Nidre Yom Kippur Morning 2020 High Holiday Sermons Rabbi Stanway invites you to read the 2020 High Holiday sermons as they were delivered from the bima

By |2020-09-29T14:13:07+00:00September 25th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Finished with the Truth

While Standing (Six Feet Apart) on One Foot June 22, 2020   I love science. Always have. When I was in school, I couldn’t wait for science class. Biology mesmerized me. Physics tried to satisfy the many ‘whys’ that danced around in my head. And chemistry - oy gevalt - the hardest of all the [...]

By |2020-06-23T13:29:30+00:00June 23rd, 2020|Rabbi Cy's Blog|0 Comments

A Holy Shmatte on a Stick

While Standing (Six Feet Apart) on One Foot June 8, 2020 As my congregants will tell you and for which they jokingly ridicule me, I am not a sports fan. Of course I have been to sporting events and enjoyed them - especially hockey. But I could not name the players on any team, its [...]

By |2020-06-09T11:04:38+00:00June 9th, 2020|Rabbi Cy's Blog|0 Comments

God Verses god (Misspelling Intentional!)

While Standing (Six Feet Apart) on One Foot June 4, 2020 When the President walked to the Episcopal Church through a phalanx of armed guards to hold up a Bible for what was a photo op immediately after his announcement to send in the troops, I fully understood in my own frame of reference what [...]

By |2020-06-04T15:41:24+00:00June 4th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Kvetching Through the Desert

While Standing (Six Feet Apart) on One Leg May 28, 2020 The Jewish festival of Shavuot begins this evening. In case you are unfamiliar with the holiday, it lands on the 50th day after Passover begins. It is the time of the first harvest, the time of the giving of the Torah, and the season [...]

By |2020-05-28T12:36:36+00:00May 28th, 2020|Rabbi Cy's Blog|0 Comments

Stumbling Blocks and Zombies

While Standing (Six Feet Apart) On One Leg May 21, 2020 I went to the race track once and bet on a horse. No, really, I did.  In fact, I learned to read the racesheet, compared the track conditions to the track conditions the horses were used to running in, looked for other characteristics and [...]

By |2020-05-21T12:26:10+00:00May 21st, 2020|Rabbi Cy's Blog|0 Comments

Imagination Rules

While Standing (Six Feet Apart) On One Leg May 18, 2020 Of all the Zoom conferences I had in the past two months, I had a most unusual one last night with my colleagues from Camp Erin. Camp Erin, if you don't know, is a nation camp movement and my local camp a 2 day [...]

By |2020-05-18T13:09:55+00:00May 18th, 2020|Rabbi Cy's Blog|0 Comments

Rushing Out

While Standing (Six Feet Apart) on One Foot May 6, 2020 Much to Stella's chagrin, I have totally taken over my corner of the office with computers and audio equipment. As all of us are finding out, working from home takes up a lot of space. It is but one of the inconveniences of this [...]

By |2020-05-06T11:53:46+00:00May 6th, 2020|Rabbi Cy's Blog|0 Comments
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