The Bible on Bullying

A discussion with third graders and families on Judaism’s stance on bullying: Video 1 Video 2 As you know, during my modified “sabbatical”, I have used this space to reflect upon the past nine years of my rabbinate.  I hope that my reflections have been interesting to you.  Putting them down on paper has been an insightful process.  As Ramat Shalom’s rabbi, I am blessed in knowing that I will have many more opportunities to step back and reflect upon all that I have learned from the community that I love. To complete my sabbatical article series, I want to share with you part of Aaron Sigal’s d’var Torah.  Aaron delivered this d’var Torah when he became a bar mitzvah at Ramat Shalom last month.  One of the most important parts of the past nine years has been the inspirational lessons that I have learned from my students, young and…