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How To Carry A Burden
Sat, Jan 28, 2023
Duration: 8 mins 34 secs
Rabbinic Intern Avram Ellner connects the story of Sisyphus to Parashat Bo.
Jews Built Schools
Fri, Jan 27, 2023
Duration: 7 mins 5 secs
Rabbi Richard Camras discusses the reason for Jewish achievement throughout history.
Mon, Sep 26, 2022
Duration: 25 mins 27 secs
The Jewish View on Abortion
Fri, Jun 24, 2022
Rabbi Richard Camras shares what the Talmud says about reproductive rights, in light of today's Supreme Court decision overturning Roe v. Wade.
Fri, Jun 18, 2021
Duration: 13 mins 20 secs
What Glasses Are We Wearing, and Why?
Sat, Mar 06, 2021
Duration: 7 mins 30 secs
Humanity is What Unites Us
Sat, Jun 06, 2020
Duration: 9 mins 52 secs
Rabbi Camras's important words this Shabbat morning.
Put Out The Flames
Thu, Apr 09, 2020
Duration: 8 mins 16 secs
Filtering Out Fake News with Listening -  שְׁמַע
Sat, Feb 15, 2020
Duration: 12 mins 8 secs
The Blessing of Plenty …יש לי רב
Sat, Dec 14, 2019
Duration: 11 mins 40 secs
Shabbat of the Earth
Sat, May 25, 2019
Duration: 10 mins 44 secs
Stand Up To Anti-Semitism
Sat, Mar 09, 2019
Duration: 16 mins 43 secs
Truth, Justice and Peace
Sat, Mar 02, 2019
Duration: 10 mins 7 secs
We Must Not Remain Silent
Sat, Nov 03, 2018
Duration: 16 mins 29 secs
Rabbi Camras speaks out this past Shabbat with a response to the current incivility in our country.
Tree of Life Service - Reflections of Rabbi Camras
Tue, Oct 30, 2018
Duration: 9 mins 44 secs
This past Shabbat in Pittsburgh we witnessed the deadliest act of anti-Semitism in North American history. Rabbi Camras address the Shomrei Torah community on Tuesday night in a special memorial service honoring the victims of the Tree of Life Synagogue shooting
Memory Feeds the Tree of Life
Mon, Oct 01, 2018
Duration: 10 mins 33 secs
Rabbinic Intern Rachel Simmons introduction to the Yiskor service. She reflects on how memory grows beyond us when we share it, nourishing the Tree of Life
The Good Place
Wed, Sep 19, 2018
Duration: 18 mins 3 secs
Rabbi Camras reflects on the best way of asking for T'shuvah , forgiveness, during this time of repentance. (Yom Kippur)
StreetLight Effect
Tue, Sep 18, 2018
Duration: 19 mins 56 secs
Rabbinic Intern Rachel Simmons shares her experiences as a Jewish chaplain, providing thoughts on faith, embracing the darkness, and wrestling with "holy insecurity."
How Heavy Are Our Backpacks?
Tue, Sep 11, 2018
Duration: 7 mins 42 secs
After reading the book "Wild" by Cheryl Strayed, Rabbi Camras reflects on the emotional baggage we all carry with us.
Diaspora Jews And The Call of the Shofar
Mon, Sep 10, 2018
Duration: 22 mins 47 secs
Rabbi Camras inspirational words to the community about the solid sacred work we continue to do at Shomrei Torah Synagogue
The Blessing of Listening
Sun, Sep 09, 2018
Duration: 9 mins 32 secs
Rabbi Camras shares three short stories to help us enter the New Year with a deeper sense of mission and purpose.
4th of July… with Perspective on Israel
Sat, Jun 30, 2018
Duration: 12 mins 3 secs
70 Years is Just the Beginning

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