Category Archives: Rabbi's Message

Holy Listening in the Hannah Narrative

Shanah Tovah Tikateyvu. Many people asked to have Rabbi Hannah’s Rosh Hashanah D’var Torah online to study in more depth. G’mar Chatimah Tovah. Holy Listening in the Hannah Narrative Rabbi Hannah Dresner. Rosh Hashanah 5777, October 3, 2016 There’s nothing … Continue reading

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Make a Window in the World

September 8, 2016 from Rabbi Hannah Dresner via her Rabbi’s Without Borders Blog My favorite Hasidic teaching is a teaching about prayer couched in a homily on Noah’s Ark. God tells Noah to make a window in his ark. Teyva, the word for ark, means container. … Continue reading

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Arrived: First of Our Long Awaited Refugee Families!

from Rabbi Hannah: Here is what I posted, this morning, on the Rabbis Without Borders Blog at MyJewishLearning.com. Let us allow Tisha B’Av to sensitize us, all the more, that the refugees we sponsor, and the new citizens we accompany as … Continue reading

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Aleph Listening Tour comes to Vancouver March 25-27.

The Aleph co-chairs are visiting several of the Jewish Renewal communities in North America, and they’ve added a Vancouver leg to hear from Or Shalom, Canada’s oldest Jewish Renewal community. Having the Aleph co-chairs visit our community is an opportunity for … Continue reading

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