Posts by Rabbi Seth Oppenheimer

The Sacrifice 0

The Sacrifice

Posted by on Jul 26, 2012 in Team Blog

She will die. If I do not act, She will die. I did not mean to love her. At first, I only gazed upon her, Then I desired her, I sent for her, I lay with her. I did not mean to love her. He is a good man, A...

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Hope Over Fear 1

Hope Over Fear

Posted by on Jul 2, 2012 in Team Blog

Tonight we read the story of the spies. These twelve notable men are sent to spy out the land of Canaan in preparation for our invasion. They find a land rich with agricultural wealth, though also inhabited...

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Jacob’s Mirror 0

Jacob’s Mirror

Posted by on Dec 5, 2011 in Team Blog

Tomorrow, our Bat Mitzvah will tell us the heart-rending story of how our father, Jacob, stole his brother Esau’s blessing. Although the Rabbis produce many exculpatory midrashiim, it was a despicable act....

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Moving Toward God 0

Moving Toward God

Posted by on Nov 6, 2011 in Team Blog

A wind from G-D sweeping over the water. From G-d. To reach what we seek, What we long for, Hunger for, Thirst, We move against the wind. But, If we did not partake of G-D We would not be moved by that same...

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