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Old Habits, New Opportunities

Published on September 6th, 2017 | by Leah Lazer

We are creatures of habit. Mostly, that’s a good thing. I almost never forget to brush my teeth, close the windows and lock the doors before I go to bed at night. In the morning I... Read More


A New Kind of Community

Published on August 30th, 2017 | by Leah Lazer

My family and I just got back from ten days at our annual “dance camp.” This gathering, which has been happening for more than 30 years, is about dancing, but more so, it’s ten days of... Read More

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Tree of Knowledge, Tree of Life

Published on August 24th, 2017 | by Leah Lazer

My work at Organic Torah starts with asking a question about chochma/Jewish wisdom: Must the Tree of Knowledge be separated from the Tree of Life? The Tree of Knowledge is what we have become used to in... Read More


No Earth, No Economy

Published on May 2nd, 2017 | by Organic Torah

AT THE RECENT PEOPLE’S CLIMATE RALLY in Boston I saw this sign: “No Earth, No Economy.” The message is simple and direct: if you feel that you want to build a new oil pipeline, say, from... Read More


The Emergence of Aliveness

Published on September 29th, 2016 | by Jeremy Sher

On Rosh HaShana we say “hayom harat olam” – today is the birth of the world. But it isn’t just a birthday that happened in the past. The daily morning blessings remind us that God creates... Read More


Two Ways of Thinking

Published on July 5th, 2016 | by Natan Margalit

When I was a kid my parents would try to tell me to think about not just the immediate gratification, but also about the longer-term results of my actions. I find myself telling it to my... Read More

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