Shmuel Herzfeld
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Shmuel Herzfeld is the Rabbi at Ohev Sholom Congregation in Washington, D.C. His torah thoughts can be found on his web site.

Latest by Shmuel Herzfeld

What happened when an Orthodox Jewish congregation went to a gay bar to mourn Orlando

The Orlando attack fell during Shavuot, a joyous Jewish holiday.

Donald Trump is wicked. As a rabbi, I had to protest his AIPAC speech.

This Purim, we Jews must not bow down and kneel to a man who inspires hatred.

Why a bunch of rabbis went to Baltimore to protest — and pray

Why a bunch of rabbis went to Baltimore to protest — and pray

In moments like the one we’re in, it’s important to remember that Americans, regardless of race or religion, have more in common than we don’t.

Commentary: Synagogue attacks in Paris recall Nazi era

National Synagogue Shmuel Herzfeld said visit to France recalled his father’s wartime experiences