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High Holy Day Sermons
Rabbi Gershon's High Holy Day sermons, 2000 to 2009 (5761 to 5770).

October 28, 2009 - Yom Kippur 5770
What Could be More Important Than the Ten Commandments?
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October 27, 2009 - Kol Nidre 5770
God Is With Me. I Will Not Fear.
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October 19, 2009 - Rosh HaShanah 5770
Life is too Short to be Unforgiving or Unforgiven
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October 18, 2009 - Erev Rosh HaShananh 5770
Walk in the Footsteps of Abraham
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October 9, 2008 - Yom Kippur 5769
Debate For The Sake Of Heaven
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October 8, 2008 - Kol Nidre 5769
YHWH: God’s Name Is a Breath of Life
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September 22, 2007 - Yom Kippur 5768
Yom Kippur Message form the President
The Gems in our Congregation
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September 22, 2007, Yom Kippur 5768
Stop The Genocide: Take A Stand For The People Of Darfur
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September 21, 2007, Kol Nidre 5768
Become the Change You Most Want to See in the World
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September 13, 2007, Rosh Hashanah 5768
Are You Willing To Put Up A Fight?
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September 12, 2007, Erev Rosh Hashanah 5768
Religious Literacy: Our Newest Civic Responsibility
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President's Yom Kippur 5767 Speech
There is a Reason We Are Here Today.

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October 2, 2006, Yom Kippur 5767
What Do We Do With Unetanah Tokef?
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October 1, 2006, Kol Nidre 5767
Live Your Life without Regret
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September 23, 2006, Rosh HaShanah 5767
Come to the Rescue of Our Cosmic Oasis
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September 22, 2006, Erev Rosh HaShanah 5767
Give Peace a Chance
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October 13, 2005; Yom Kippur
Say No to the Religious Right
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October 4, 2005; Rosh Hashanah
Re-Engage with Israel and with the Zionist Dream
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October 3, 2005; Erev Rosh Hashanah
America Is Not Who We Thought She Was: The Disaster After The Disaster
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October 6, 2003; Yom Kippur
The Words We Carry with Us
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September 24, 2004; Kol Nidrei
We Are Still Children at Heart
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September 15, 2004; Rosh Hashanah
A New Vision Of Community
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September 14, 2004; Rosh Hashanah
Breaking Out of the Box
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October 5, 2003; Kol Nidrei
Spirituality in Every Day Life
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September 27, 2003; Rosh Hashanah
Our Cosmic Inheritance, Our Cosmic Destiny: "We Are Truly Meant To Be Here"
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September 26, 2003; Erev Rosh Hashanah
The War In Iraq: A Crisis Of Credibility
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September 26, 2002; Yom Kippur
Connecting All Your Dots: Moving through Unresolved Grief
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September 15, 2002; Kol Nidrei
Keeping Faith with All the World's Daughters
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September 7, 2002; Rosh Hashanah
Theological Reflections on 9/11: One Year Later; "Rabbi, Where was God that Day?"
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September 27, 2001; Yom Kippur
It's All About Youth: Building Intergenerational Community at Temple Sinai
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September 26, 2001; Kol Nidrei
The American Jew and Israel: This Is Not the Time for Ambivalence
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September 18, 2001; Rosh Hashanah
This Is Our Darkest Hour: The Essential Thing Is Not to Be Afraid
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September 17, 2001; Erev Rosh Hashanah
This Is Our Darkest Hour: We Shall Overcome
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October 9, 2000; Yom Kippur
The Enlightened Heart Is Predisposed to Forgive
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October 8, 2000; Kol Nidre
Kol Nidrei: Night of Profound Conscience; "The Infectious Presence of Racism in the Death Penalty"
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September 30, 2000; Rosh Hashanah
The Second Reform Worship Revolution: "Prayer that Seduces Your Soul and Electrifies Your Heart"
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