November 25, 2020
In this episode, Rabbi Dobrusin shares a story from his summers working at Camp Ramah in New England. The story can inspire us as we celebrate a different kind of Thanksgiving this year.
November 19, 2020
In this episode, we explore three words from this week's Torah portion and discover how they can be read in two completely different ways. One of those ways will lead to a critical moral lesson that we should always remember.
November 12, 2020
In this episode, Rabbi Dobrusin discusses a type of experience which will be familiar to many. He encourages those who have had similar experiences to recognize and accept their significance and to feel comfortable sharing the stories with others.
November 7, 2020
In this post-election episode, Rabbi Dobrusin shares thoughts on 2 traditional texts which reflect this moment of opportunity for our nation.
November 5, 2020
This episode features a discussion on the tradition of hachnassat orchid, the welcoming in of guests. How can this important Jewish tradition function in the situation we face today?
October 29, 2020
In this episode, Rabbi Dobrusin reflects on the coming election from the perspective of a traditional Jewish text.
October 22, 2020
In this d'var Torah on the story of Noah, Rabbi Dobrusin discusses the positive and negative implications of seeing religious observance and tradition as a sanctuary in the face of a changing world.
October 15, 2020
This week, Rabbi Dobrusin offers thoughts on the tradition of the Mishebayrach blessing asking God to heal those who are ill. a
October 8, 2020
In this episode, Rabbi Dobrusin considers one way to understand the term: "The Chosen People".
October 1, 2020
In this episode, Rabbi Dobrusin teaches a law relating to the building of a Sukkah and what we can learn from this simple teaching.