Author Archive | Rabbi Frank Lowinger

Return to Our Roots

The massacre of 11 Jewish people in a Pittsburgh synagogue, to my recollection may well be the first time in the history of this great land when Jews were murdered just for being Jews. On Sunday evening I attended a community wide memorial service at Temple Beth Zedek to join with others as we collectively mourned.  The words of the attending Rabbis were wonderful, comforting and unifying; not so for the Christian ministers who spoke. Without having to mention President Trump, and in sync with prevailing media reports; they subtly blamed this tragedy on the President’s “rhetoric,” bringing applause from […]

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American Exceptionalism

“In the age of universal deceit telling the truth is a revolutionary act.”—George Orwell  In a time when values and overall goodness are fast becoming extinct, when morality is being redefined and the concept of American exceptionalism is deliberately misrepresented, Dr. Ben Carson sets the record straight.  Dr. Carson brilliantly and succinctly articulates how and why America has lost its goodness while offering a solution based on a return to God and the values that catapulted America to greatness.  Here is a link to his article – Recovering Americas Exceptionalism – I encourage everyone to read this.    Righteousness exalts […]

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