Category Archives: being

Am I My Brother’s Keeper?

“A brother is a friend God gave you; a friend is a brother your heart chose.” – Proverbs These are sometimes synonymous and sometimes not. I recently had the opportunity to catch up with a long time friend and heard the most wonderful story that so amplifies the wisdom from Proverbs. As a Rabbi in …

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The Universality of Language

“A different language is a different vision of life.” – Federico Fellini Federico Fellini was an Italian film director. Known for a distinct style that blends fantasy and baroque images, he is considered one of the most influential and widely revered filmmakers of the 20th century. Whether films or vocabulary, Fellini understood that language provides …

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Reinvention

“The reinvention of daily life means marching off the edge of our maps.” – Bob Black Bob Black is an American anarchist and lawyer. He is the author of The Abolition of Work and Other Essays, Beneath the Underground, Friendly Fire, Anarchy After Leftism, and numerous political essays. How often have things happened in our …

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Reinvention

“The reinvention of daily life means marching off the edge of our maps.” – Bob Black Bob Black is an Americananarchist and lawyer. He is the author of The Abolition of Work and Other Essays, Beneath the Underground, Friendly Fire, Anarchy After Leftism, and numerous political essays. How often have things happened in our lives …

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Seeming to Be

“Each of us will one day be judged by our standard of life — not by our standard of living; by our measure of giving — not by our measure of wealth; by our simple goodness — not by our seeming greatness.” William Arthur Ward  It is remarkable how many people are caught in the …

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