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Rabbi Schulman's Sermons

We have posted all of Rabbi Schulman's High Holy Days sermons from the past seven years. Please click the word "Sermons" in the "Search By Tags" section below to view them. 

October 4, 2019

September 29, 2019

Erev Rosh Hashanah 5780

Three Steps for the New Year

September 30, 2019

Rosh Hashanah Morning 5780

So We Started Up the Mountain

October 9, 2019

Yom Kippur Morning 5780

Have Hope

September 27, 2017

Evening Rosh Hashanah 5778

September 20, 2017

Telling the Truth

Morning Rosh Hashanah 5778

September 21, 2017

Stand Up For Justice

Morning Yom Kippur 5778

September 30, 2017

A Day of Rest

October 22, 2016

Evening Rosh Hashanah 5777

October 2, 2016

Strength in the New Year

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Morning Rosh Hashanah 5777

October 3, 2016 

Barriers or Bridges?

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Yom Kippur 5777

October 12, 2016

Living with Hope

October 12, 2015

Evening Rosh Hashanah 5776

September 13, 2015

Days of Awe

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Morning Rosh Hashanah 5776

September 14, 2015

Pregnant with Possibility

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Yom Kippur 5776

September 23, 2015

Becoming a Mentsch

November 3, 2014

Evening Rosh Hashanah 5775

September 24, 2014

Embracing Mystery

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Morning Rosh Hashanah 5775

September 25, 2014

Finding Our Way Home

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Yom Kippur 5775

October 4, 2014

Looking Beyond Lookism

October 17, 2014

I have to admit, our low turn-out for our Sukkot evening service was very disappointing. In my first few years at Temple, average attendance for the night would be over 80 people. I recall it be very uplifting evening. Following a brief outdoor service, kids would frol...

October 10, 2014

During the morning and afternoon of Yom Kippur, I shared with the congregation my thanks for the many ways people contributed to making our High Holy Days wonderful and meaningful. One can never express gratitude too often. I would like to express my thanks a second ti...

October 3, 2014

Abstaining from food and drink is one of the most prominent things we do to observe Yom Kippur. Not only do we fulfill the mitzvah of “afflicting our souls,” but we heighten our spiritual awareness by refraining from an activity we enjoy every other day of the year. 

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September 19, 2014

During our upcoming High Holy Day services we will be saying farewell to an old friend who has been an important part of our congregation for many years. For over three decades, we have utilized the machzor: Sha’arei Teshuvah, Gates of Repentance. Published by the Refo...

September 5, 2014

Temple Israel in Long Beach did not have a sanctuary large enough to accommodate everyone for the High Holy Days, so services were held downtown at a very large church. There were no alternative services for children held in the morning. From an early age, everyone att...

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