New in the Forward: Squaring The Freedom Of Passover With The Struggles Of Life
March 28, 2018
We talk a lot about freedom at this time of year. Freedom from bondage. Freedom from our narrow places. Freedom from constriction. But what do we do with this talk of freedom if we ourselves feel stuck, if liberation seems impossible? What are the psycho-spiritual implications of that narrow place, the one that feels existential rather than circumstantial? What if we’re stuck with something: a diagnosis that isn’t curable, or financial ruin, or a sick loved one, or a grief that we know will persist?...
That's from my latest piece for the Forward.
Read the whole thing here: Squaring the Freedom of Passover With The Struggles of Life.