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Last Surviving Nuremberg Trials Lawyer Tells All             
From The New York Jewish Week
(October 9, 2018)

3 Weddings, 4 Dozen Rabbis
and 1,400 Cupcakes

From The New York Times
(December 7, 2017)

3 Weddings In New York
Synagogue. One Shared Act
Of Defiance Against Israel’s
Orthodox Rabbinate

From The Forward
(December 1, 2017)

Obama to Address NYC Synagogue
From The Jerusalem Post
(September 15, 2017)

Where Have All the
Teachers Gone? A Collaborative
Community Response

From eJewish Philanthropy
(September 14, 2017)

Empowering Prayer Communities Through Religious School Worship
From Jewish Educational Leadership Journal (Fall 2017)

Records Fall Before Maccabiah Games Even Begin
From The Jewish Week
(June 27, 2017)

How My Congregation Acts as a Family for Older Members Without Relatives
From Union for Reform Judaism (June 8, 2017)

The Purim Report: Myth and Melancholy
From Tablet (March 9, 2017)

Letting Churches Endorse Politicians
From The New York Times
Opinion Pages (February 3, 2017)

The Forgotten Stories of Muslims Who Saved Jewish People During the Holocaust
From Time (January 27, 2017)

Jewish Temple and Historical Black Church Unite to Remember Martin Luther King Jr.
From Faithwire (January 20, 2017)

An Unbendable Golda Meir, Onstage and in Vinyl
From The New York Times (December 7, 2016)

From The Jewish Week (December 6, 2016)

A Rabbi’s Letter to the Next President
From The Huffington Post (December 5, 2016)

Thankful for Troubled, Divided America
From The Jewish Week (November 22, 2016)

Emanu-El President Gives $15 Million to Skirball Center
From The Jewish Week (September 23, 2016)

Thinking and Rethinking Supplementary Religious Education:
A Look at 9 Congregational School Models

From The Covenant Foundation (September 8, 2016)

Jews And Muslims Break Bread, Build Bridges At Iftar Dinner
From The Jewish Week (June 30, 2016)

To the Editor
From The New York Times Opinion Pages (May 27, 2016)

A ‘Most Fantastic Transition’ Still Incomplete
From The Jewish Week (May 11, 2016)

Passover at the Mosque: NYC Jews, Muslims Hold Multifaith Seder
From NBC New York (April 15, 2016)

How Do We Know When Jewish Education Is Successful?
From eJewish Philanthropy (February 25, 2016)

At the Intersection of Style and Tradition
From The Jewish Week (February 24, 2016)

Daybreak to Dusk: A Sober Synagogue Rave
From The Jewish Week (February 24, 2016)

Sober Rave at Synagogue: Not What You Think
From NY Blueprint (February 22, 2016)

New York Synagogue Hosts More Than 800 Millennials for Rave Party
From The Jerusalem Post (February 22, 2016)

Reform Movement Leadership Meets with MK Ayman Odeh,
Leader of the Joint List in Israel’s Knesset,
A Day After Trump’s Reprehensible Anti-Muslim Proposal

From URJ Inside Leadership (December 9, 2015)

Rabbi Joshua M. Davidson Inducted into the Board of Governors of HUC-JIR
From HUC-JIR News & Events (December 8, 2015)

Thanksgiving Message of “Religious Liberty” Especially Timely
From The Jewish Week (November 23, 2015)

The Lesson of the Golem: When Self-Defense Turns Into Extreme Violence
From The Jewish Week (August 20, 2015)

No Moral to This Story
From The Huffington Post (August 5, 2015)

An Iftar at Temple Emanu-El
From Voices of NY (July 20, 2015)

Volunteers of a Certain Age
From The Jewish Week (July 15, 2015)

Drawing the Tradition
From The Jewish Week (July 10, 2015)

Congregation Emanu-El
From Manhattan Sideways (June 29, 2015)

To Be a Thorn in the Side
From The Huffington Post (June 23, 2015)

Off-Broadway Theater Review: OUR CLASS
(The Temple Emanu-El Skirball Center)

From Stage and Cinema (April 15, 2015)

Katz’s Deli Hosts Special Seder for People Far Away From Home
From NY1 News (April 3, 2015)

Studying Our History to Build a Jewish Future
From eJewish Philanthropy (March 23, 2015)

Mirth and Melancholy: My Purim Experience
From The Jewish Daily Forward (March 9, 2015)

Cardinal, at Shabbat Service, Extols Catholic-Jewish Relations
From Catholic New York (March 4, 2015)

Broadway Vets Join TV and Stage Stars in First New York Reading of Our Class
From Playbill (February 25, 2015)

Nina Arianda, Ellen Burstyn, Kim Cattrall & More to Lead
Staged Reading of Our Class During Holocaust Remembrance Week

From BroadwayWorld.com (February 24, 2015)

Terror’s War on Faith: A Cardinal Wake-up Call
From New York Post (February 20, 2015)

Abraham Goes ‘On Trial’ for Attempted Murder
From The Jewish Daily Forward (November 17, 2014)

Eliot Spitzer Loses Case in Mock Trial Over Biblical Figures
From New York Post (November 17, 2014)

At Educational Event, a Modern Legal Interpretation of a Biblical Story
From The New York Times (November 16, 2014)

Is Faith Required to Perform Sacred Classical Music?
From WQXR.org “Conducting Business” (November 14, 2014)

Bible’s Abraham to Be Tried in New York
From The Wall Street Journal (November 13, 2014)

Temple Emanu-El of New York City Honors
Associate Rabbi Amy B. Ehrlich by Building a School in Guatemala

From Religious News Service (November 10, 2014)

Interfaith Dialogue, Sung by Two Choruses
From The New York Times (ArtsBeat) (October 31, 2014)

After Ferguson: A Call for Intercommunal Dialogue
From The Jewish Week (October 28, 2014)

Political Undertones and Calls to Action at Judaica Museum’s Fall Exhibit
From The Huffington Post (October 24, 2014)

Synagogues Get Their Own (Scape)Goat
From The Jewish Week (September 24, 2014)

A Lawyers Corps for City Immigrants
From WNYC News (September 23, 2014)

It’s Getting Harder to Get Kicked Out of Hebrew School
From The Jewish Daily Forward (August 28, 2014)

Repairing a Relationship:
Rabbis and Their Allies Among Presbyterian Clergy
Are Committed to Educating the Church’s Leadership

From The Jewish Week (August 26, 2014)

Empowering Prayer Communities Through Religious School Worship
From eJewishPhilanthropy (August 26, 2014)

The Case for Tzedakah in Jewish Education
From eJewishPhilanthropy (July 15, 2014)

Crying Out Against Homelessness: Brickner Fellow Reflections
From the Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism website (July 2, 2014)

A Symbolic ‘Schlep’
From The Jewish Week (June 18, 2014)

Cara Unowsky Named New Vice President of
Finance and Administration of Temple Emanu-El in New York

From Religious News Service (June 17, 2014)

Gathering With Friends
From Catholic New York (June 12, 2014)

Numbers and Religious Liberty
From The Huffington Post (May 30, 2014)

School & Publisher: Crafting an Effective Online Partnership
From Behrman House (May 23, 2014)

About Jews — In Cardinal O’Connor’s Own Words
From The Jewish Daily Forward (May 14, 2014)

The Most Stunning Stained-Glass Windows in the World (Photo essay)
From The Huffington Post (May 3, 2014)

If These Walls Could Speak, They’d Say Her Name:
Hildreth Meière, the Forgotten Art Deco Artist

From The New York Times (May 1, 2014)

Liminal Moments: Our Unity Is Threatened
From The Jewish Week (April 30, 2014)

Bringing in Elijah
From The Huffington Post (April 18, 2014)

Respecting Freedom of the Pulpit
From The Jewish Week (April 4, 2014)

Tour Manhattan’s Temple Emanu-El,
One of the Largest Synagogues in the World

From Untapped Cities (March 4, 2014)

50 Years of Service: Charles S. Salomon
Making the Right Choices

From American Funeral Director (March 2014)

Blacks and Jews in America: Fifty Years Later
From The Huffington Post (January 19, 2014)

Adult Ed ‘Needs More Funding’: Skirball Head
From The Jewish Week (January 15, 2014)

At a Temple Proud of Its Traditions, a New Rabbi With ‘Alternative’ Ideas
From The New York Times (December 5, 2013)

Opening More ‘Portals’ for Reform Jews
From The Jewish Week (December 3, 2013)

Survivors Helping Survivors Feel the Warmth of Hanukkah
From NBC News 4 (November 27, 2013)

A Basket of Treats — And Memories
From The Jewish Week (November 26, 2013)

‘Bad Grandpa’ Comes to Synagogue
From The Jewish Daily Forward (November 21, 2013)

Alec Baldwin Reads at Tribute to Philip Roth
From The New Zealand Herald (October 16, 2013)

Alec Baldwin’s Tribute to Philip Roth
From The Huffington Post (October 15, 2013)

Alec Baldwin Reads at Tribute to Philip Roth
From Timesunion.com (October 15, 2013)

Yesterday’s Broadsides —
From the Valmadonna Trust Library — Still Gripping Today

From The Jewish Week (June 28, 2013)

Flex Time for Students, Parents
From The Jewish Week (May 22, 2013)

Steinhardt Collection at Sotheby’s
From Tablet (April 24, 2013)

Temple Emanu-El Kids’ Program Highlights
Childhood Shoah Stories

From The Jewish Week (April 17, 2013)

New Pope Seen as Sensitive to Jewish Concerns
From The Jewish Week (March 13, 2013)

Story’s the Same, Only the Shul Has Changed
From The Jewish Daily Forward (February 8, 2013)

The Hallowed Ground of Gotham City
From The Aesthete (February 2013)

Birthright Israel Co-founder to Auction Off
Multimillion-dollar Judaica Collection

From Haaretz (January 11, 2013)

Bringing Hebrew School Into the 21st Century
From The Jewish Week (January 8, 2013)

Shave, Shul and Schumann
From The New York Times (September 14, 2012)

Today’s Complementary Ed Is Not Your Father’s Hebrew School
From The Jewish Week (August 22, 2012)

First, Build an Art School
From Jewish Ideas Daily (August 1, 2012)

The Story of Bezalel: A Vision Realized (?)
From Silver Magazine (July/August 2012)

Eight Religious Wonders to See in the U.S.
From CNN Travel (July 10, 2012)

Schatz’s Gambit
From The Jewish Press (June 22, 2012)

Will New Hebrew School Model Help or Undermine Synagogues?
From The Jewish Week (May 23, 2012)

Tutoring Trend Tests Jewish Values
From The Jewish Week (December 23, 2009)

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