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Entries by Rabbi Julie Schonfeld from 09/2010

Be a Teacher, Not a Judge: The Essence of Yom Kippur

| Posted 09.17.2010 | Religion

A primary cause of incivility in public discourse emanates from arrogating to ourselves the role of Judge. On this the Jewish tradition is clear: we are not the Judge. At our best, as my friend pointed out, we may be a teacher.