Thoughts for seekers from Rabbi Lerner

Parsha M’tzora – infected person – Hygiene and cleanliness

The parsha is normally read together with the previous parsha, Tzaria, on non-leap years, so please go back and read my discussion on parsha Tzaria. This parsha teaches general principles of hygiene, cleanliness, and means to formalize return to the general community for infected persons. First, for … Read More

Good Boundaries for a Healthy Life

Good boundaries are essential for all living things. From healthy cell walls to defined national borders, boundaries are essential. Many of us were never taught this when growing up, and it is very hard to learn on your own. That … Read More