Wilderness Torah Teachings
Below are thought pieces about the earth-based Judaism movement, commentary on the weekly Torah portion and Jewish holidays, and teachings about the innovative work of Wilderness Torah to reconnect Jewish culture to its indigenous roots. Enjoy these teachings and please email us your comments.
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,
Finding Our Light in Dark Times 20 Kislev 5778 | December 8, 2017 Listen to Zelig Golden's Dvar Torah (teaching) from Kabbalat Shabbat, recorded December 8, 2017 at Urban Adamah, Berkeley, California.
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
Cultivating Our Light in Dark Times 27 Tamuz 5777 | July 21, 2017 Listen to Zelig Golden's and Rachel Ruach's Dvar Torah (teaching) from Kabbalat Shabbat, recorded July 21, 2017 at Urban Adamah, Berkeley, California.
Moshe, You’ve Gone Too Far: Why Korach’s Rebellion Was Revolutionary 29 Sivan 5777 | June 23, 2017 Listen to Ariel Root Wolpe’s drash (teaching) from Kabbalat Shabbat, recorded June 23, 2017 at Urban Adamah, Berkeley,
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)