Archive: Sharon Brous
In Jewish terms his provocation is a hillul hashem – a desecration of God’s name – a diminishing of what is holy in the world.
By | Apr 6, 2011 11:08 AM | COMMENTS (0)
Do not rejoice when your enemy falls, Proverbs teaches (24:17). Bin Laden’s death calls us instead to affirm the dignity and worth of all human beings.
By Sharon Brous | May 3, 2011 9:14 AM | COMMENTS (0)
For many religious people, ritual and law and faith in God help cultivate and reinforce compassion and wisdom. But if the atheist running for office happens to get there some other way, he has this rabbi’s vote.
By Sharon Brous | Jul 20, 2011 11:28 AM | COMMENTS (0)