Rabbi Mark Shapiro

Rabbi Mark Shapiro – December 8, 2019

For a video of this sermon click HERE The sermon starts with humming the Jeopardy “melody.” I guess you can guess that I’m a sucker for Jeopardy. I love the questions.  They are varied, easy, obscure, obvious, then difficult. I think it was last week that the big question closing out one of the episodes

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Rabbi Mark Shapiro – September 22, 2019

To view the sermon click HERE I have a long memory.                         For example, I remember the original Howdy Doody show on television.  It was the 1950’s.  I was a little boy.  I loved the show.   I even remember being overwhelmed with excitement when my parents arranged for little 4-year-old me to be on

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Rabbi Mark Shapiro – April 28, 2019

  Click here for a video of this sermon   I’d like to share a story with you. It comes from  the congregation where I first served as a Rabbi – way back into the early 1970s before I actually arrived. The congregation was big and especially in the Fall during the Jewish High Holidays

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Rabbi Mark Dov Shapiro – February 24, 2019

Expect Nothing in Return – Except for a Better World Mark Dov Shapiro, Rabbi in Residence Sunday, February 24, 2019 Let me begin with an apology:  I’m sorry I missed Valentine’s Day with you. Actually, I feel as if I need to catch up so…without further ado even though February 14 seems so long ago…let

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Rabbi Shapiro, September 30, 2018

Sermon for September 30, 2018 Video Distracted!?! Rabbi Mark Dov Shapiro Many of you already know how important this time of year is for Jews.  It is our Jewish new year. From Rosh Hashanah to Yom Kippur – Ten days packed with the drama and energy of a full year. So it was about a

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