Rabbi Moshe Hauer 41 articles

Enough Sympathy: Jews Need Real Action to Stop Antisemitism
President Biden’s State of the Union address notably ignored America’s current tidal wave of antisemitism and failed to reference the May 2023 launch of the first ever National Strategy to
Mar 18, 2024
By Rabbi Moshe Hauer
The Guardian Slumbers: Responding to Senator Schumer
Leader Schumer’s speech to the Senate yesterday, Thursday, March 14th, was profoundly disappointing and concerning. While Leader Schumer claimed to speak on behalf of a silent majority of Jewish Americans,
Mar 15, 2024
By Rabbi Moshe Hauer
Vayakheil, Shekalim – True Unity
We are all rightly preoccupied with the profoundly unsettling events of the past months. War, loss, and dislocation have traumatic effects that are currently being experienced by many. It is
Mar 7, 2024
By Rabbi Moshe Hauer
Netzach Yisrael – The Eternal Jewish People
There is a story that I regularly repeat at our family Pesach Seder. It is hard to repeat it without crying. I share it with you in memory of my
Feb 29, 2024
By Rabbi Moshe Hauer
Is It Too Late Now to Cry Out?
The announcement of two documentaries in production about Hamas’s sexual violence against women in its October 7 attack is an important grassroots effort to raise awareness. Within days of each other, former
Feb 15, 2024
By Rabbi Moshe Hauer
Message from EVP Rabbi Moshe Hauer for Yom Kippur...
Today, Thursday, February 8, is Erev Rosh Chodesh Adar I, Yom Kippur Kattan, a day traditionally dedicated to an extra measure of prayer. As the conflict continues, we may draw
Feb 8, 2024
By Rabbi Moshe Hauer
Mishpatim – Celebrating Truth in a World of Falsehood
Four months after Simchat Torah became a day of profound tragedy, we need to reaffirm the premise to which that day is dedicated. As a people of memory, that day
Feb 8, 2024
By Rabbi Moshe Hauer
Who Needs Holocaust Remembrance Day in 2024?
Who Needs Holocaust Remembrance Day in 2024?
Recently, my mother, who escaped Hungary as a young teen in 1943 as the Nazis were closing in, called me from her home in Jerusalem. She was quite agitated, asking
Jan 27, 2024
By Rabbi Moshe Hauer
Getting Tired, Giving Strength
What could anyone like me possibly say to this group?  Dear Rabbi Hauer, Hope BZ”H all is well.  Long story made short…. We have a son on the front lines
Jan 25, 2024
By Rabbi Moshe Hauer
Incalculable Losses
We are devastated by the loss of so many of Israel’s soldiers, our best and brightest, idealistic young people who have chosen to give their lives to defend their people.
Jan 23, 2024
By Rabbi Moshe Hauer

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