Author Archives: rabbisteinman

About rabbisteinman

I am a rabbi living in North America. I was ordained from HUC-JIR. This is my blog.

Embracing Disruption

Below is the text of my Yom Kippur morning sermon, Embracing Disruption, delivered at Temple Beth Hillel. A poor man walking in the forest feels close enough to God to ask, “God, what is a million years to you?” God … Continue reading

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Be Kind

Be Kind is my sermon from Erev Rosh Hashanah. At the conclusion of the text is a video of the sermon anthem, Kinder by Copper Wimmin. The streets of Kolkata were dangerous, dirty, and crowded.  People were infected with cholera and … Continue reading

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Parshat Shoftim

Here are 2-minutes of Torah for this week. Shabbat Shalom!

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Parshat D’varim

Here are 2-minutes of Torah for this Shabbat. Shabbat Shalom!

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Parshat Pinchas

2-minutes of Torah for this week’s Torah portion here. Shabbat Shalom!

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Parshat Naso

Here are 2-minutes of Torah about this week’s portion. Shabbat Shalom.

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From bar Mitzvah to Confirmation

There are a lot of really amazing things about being a rabbi. Officiating at lifecycle moments is one of my favorite aspects of being a rabbi and last week at Temple Beth Hillel marked something special. After almost three years … Continue reading

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