Sarisa Rawley and Sarah Kaufman will be called to the Torah for their B’not Mitzvah at Congregation Har HaShem on Saturday, September 12, Parashat Nitzavim-Vayeilech.
My remarkably accomplished brother Martin Bernheimer held a unique place in the story of my life. He passed away on September 29th.
“Aizeh hu gibor? Who is strong?” asked Rabbi ben Zoma in Pirkei Avot, “hacoveysh et yiztro, the one who controls his passions.” Carl Herbet was physically strong, streetwise and a tough guy, but his nature was not tough.