Blog: Rabbi Taff

Posted by Rabbi Avi Taff on July 26, 2017

Camp might be the best place on earth. Just hear me out. Every morning our campers at Camp VBS are greeted with a warm welcome, a smile, an emphatic “Boker Tov!” They are escorted to their camp rooms where they again are received by warm and caring counselors.

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Posted by Rabbi Avi Taff on March 5, 2015

Swastikas as lawn decorations in Sacramento.  A Jewish student thought to be unfit for a UCLA Judicial committee, solely because she is Jewish.

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Posted by Rabbi Avi Taff on May 22, 2014

This week I had the amazing privilege of teaching an inter-generational Mishnah class to my 6th grade day school students and members of Chazak. The back and forth, the discussion, was truly representative of the mishnah from avot which states, Ezeh hu chacham? Halomed mi kola dam.

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Posted by Rabbi Avi Taff on February 20, 2014

In full disclosure, I write this article not from the pulpit on high, but from the depths of parenthood and personhood, being a father, son, partner and friend.

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Posted by Rabbi Avi Taff on August 1, 2013

Rabbi TaffOn July 4th, 1776, 56 representatives of the Continental congress gathered together to declare the indepe

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Posted by Rabbi Avi Taff on January 22, 2013

Rabbi TaffIt is unfortunately too often that we find ourselves in situations where we witness atrocities; People persecuted an

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Posted by Rabbi Avi Taff on January 22, 2013

Rabbi TaffJewish News of Greater Phoenix
November 29, 2002/Kislev 24 5763

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