Balaam: A Model for Resiliency In Challenging Times Tamuz 16 5779 | July 19, 2019 Listen to Zelig Golden's Dvar Torah (teaching) from Kabbalat Shabbat, recorded July 19, 2019 at Urban Adamah, Berkeley, California.
ECOLOGY, SLAVERY AND THE PASSOVER PATH TO FREEDOM Nisan 14, 5779 | April 19, 2019 Read Zelig Golden's Dvar (teaching) in the Auborn Seminary Voices Column published on April 19, 2019.
Reweaving the Cultural Fabric Nisan 28, 5779 | May 3, 2019 Listen to Zelig Golden's Dvar Torah (teaching) from Kabbalat Shabbat, recorded May 3, 2019 at Urban Adamah, Berkeley, California.
Tu B'shvat: Celebrating Teachers: Roots, Branches, Seeds, and Fruits A Teaching for Tu B’shvat 5779 Zelig Golden Tu B’shvat coincides with parsha Be’shallah, the Torah portion that describes the parting of the Red Sea. In an amazing midrash (Exodus Rabbah 21:10) we are offered the
Heart of Fire: Dvar Smicha at ALEPH:Alliance for Jewish Renewal rabbinic ordination 20 Tevet 5778 | January 7, 2018 Full text below. The book of Exodus, Shmot, which we just began reading, literally means "Names," reminding us that rooting in lineage is
Parsha Noach: Feeding the Sacred 1 Cheshvan 5778 | October 20, 2017 Today we breathe a little easier because thank God the rains have finally arrived and the Santa Rosa fires just north are all but contained. But the fires have left many of us
Love and Rebuke, Shmita and Our New Story — Parhot Be-Har and Be-Hokkati 22 Iyyar 5777 | May 18, 2017 By Maggid Zelig Golden In this week’s parsha Be-Har (on the mountain) and Be-Hukkotai (by my decrees) we are first given the agricultural law of Shmita, a
Celebrating Our Tallest Teachers: New Buds, Running of the Sap, Songs of Freedom A Teaching for Tu B’Shvat | 13 Sh'vat 5777 | Feburary 9, 2017 By Maggid Zelig Golden We celebrate Tu B’Shvat, the birthday of the trees, this weekend! Tu B’Shvat orients us to the
by Maggid Zelig Golden 9 Kislev 5777 | December 9, 2016 Below, listen to Maggid Zelig Golden's entire drash (teaching) from Kabbalat Shabbat, recorded December 9, 2016 at Urban Adamah, Berkeley, California.