High Holy Days


chochmat halev
October 04, 2018

Jhos’ Yom Kippur Drash

Gut Yontiff.  Jewish Tradition teaches that there are 50 gates of understanding. The first 49 are opened by our intellectual questioning and inquiry. But the 50th—the gate of heaven—requires a unique key: your heart.  Ten...


chochmat halev
October 02, 2018

Laura Goldman’s Yom Kippur Drash

This drash was written and delivered by Laura Goldman on Yom Kippur 5779. Good Yontif. You and I come to services on Yom Kippur for so many reasons, and all of them are good ones....


chochmat halev rosh Hashanah
October 02, 2018

Jhos’ Rosh Hashanah Drash

Tonight begins the Yamim Noraim, the Days of Awe, when people all over the world gather to engage Judaism’s wisdom tradition of Tshuvah, which, while it has no parallel English concept, is often translated as...