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Rabbi Ron Shulman

Rabbi Ron Shulman

I came to Chizuk Amuno Congregation in July 2004 to serve as this synagogue community’s seventh Senior Rabbi. Teaching is the rabbinic role I find most enjoyable. Celebrating and observing the sacred, personal moments...

Latest Blog Post - December 23, 2014

In Memory of Rabbi Harold M. Schulweis

On Sunday, I traveled back in time for a day to the synagogue community where I grew up to remember my mentor and teacher, Rabbi Harold M. Schulweis. A truly remarkable individual, Rabbi Schulweis is regarded by many as the most influential synagogue leader of his generation. He passed away last week at the age of 89. Even if you never met Rabbi Schulweis your experience in synagogue and Jewish life, wherever you’ve...

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Recent Sermons

God Within

Shabbat Shemot 5775 - In Memory of Rabbi Harold M. Schulweis, z"l

Here’s a game...

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Being Israel

Shabbat Vayishlah 5775

Which type of person are you. Do you read the instructions...

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Rabbi Deborah Wechsler

Rabbi Deborah Wechsler

Rabbi Wechsler has touched the lives of many members of our community through her intellect, warmth, compassion and commitment to the ideals of Conservative Judaism. As the first woman to serve as rabbi of Chizuk Amuno...

Latest Blog Post - January 9, 2015

The Theology of Football

** This is a revision of a post from January 2013. Lucky for us, we have lots of January football in Baltimore. Black is the color I’m wearing today. It’s been a short week and I forgot to wear my usual purple. You would think it would be hard to forget with all the excitement surrounding our home playoff game this Saturday. But the truth is, even in a regular week, Purple Friday and Erev Shabbat is a hard sartorial...

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Recent Sermons

What I Know About Israel

 

One of the great gems in Baltimore is the ICJS, the Institute for Christian and...

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Love and Loss

We start the Torah again tomorrow but there are aspects of our Jewish experience...

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