Winner of the Rockower Award, the highest honor in Jewish journalism, this blog contains random musings of a journalist, father, husband, son, friend, poodle-owner, Red Sox fan and occasionally-ranting rabbi, taken from Shabbat-O-Grams, columns, speeches, letters, sermons and thin air. "On One Foot," the column, appears regularly in the New York Jewish Week, as well as a blog for the "Times of Israel."
Sunday, March 30, 2008
Holiness happens in relationship. If you look at the book of Genesis, loneliness is the first thing that God called “not good.” One might safely say that the opposite of holiness … is loneliness.