Teachings

Sermons from Rabbi Adina Lewittes

Rosh Hashanah 2017/5778 Un-Remembering 

Yom Kippur 2016/5777 Lighten Up!

Rosh Hashanah 2016/5777 A Sanctuary of Mirrors

Hate Also Kills A Rabbi remembers her former intern, a transgender woman who killed herself in March

NiSh’ma Disassembling and Reassembling

Yom Kippur 2015/5776 Goat to Hell, and Back Again

Rosh Hashanah 2015/5776 The Courage to Be

Yom Kippur 2014/5775 Intermarriage: I do

Rosh Hashanah 2014/5775 Israel – Two Solitudes

The New Month of Kislev

Counting the Omer

Parashat Bamidbar/Shavuot: Judaism Behind the Scenes — Keeping it Real

Keeping the Torah and the World SAAFE

Walls Coming Down, Walls Coming up: TISHA B’AV AND THE LAUNCH OF THE HIGH HOLY DAYS

Tzedakah and Philanthropy

ראש השנה 5774 – Noam Pratzer

Endless Love

Parashat Tetzaveh

Shattering the Tablets-The Case for Jewish Peoplehood

Rosh Hashanah 2012/5773, First Day
Mei Hayeshuah – The Waters of Salvation

Rosh Hashanah 2012/5773, Second Day Drashah
The Certainty of Doubt

Yom Kippur 2012/5773
Drashah: One and Only

Parashat Toldot:
Brokenness is the New Wholeness

Parashat Vaera:
Hearing Aids for Freedom
Learning to listen is a precondition for being able to speak.

Shabbat Shirah:                                                                                                                          Praying and Singing with our Feet

Security at The Israel Day Parade: Protecting us from Ourselves    Lessons from Parashat Korach and Rosh Chodesh

Walls Coming Down, Walls Coming up: TISHA B’AV AND THE LAUNCH OF THE HIGH HOLY DAYS

Rosh Hashanah 2013/5774   Compromise

Recalling our visit to Auschwitz on the 70th anniversary of the Liberation. A Journey of Remembrance and Renewal

A Dvar Torah – Parshat Toldot