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Rabbi Laurie Zimmerman


Let's Not Follow Noah's Example: A Call to Action Written for Kol Nidre, this sermon contrasts the human bravery with the human wrongdoing that both ocurred in the wake of Hurricane Katrina. Basing her critique of Noah on a retelling found in the Zohar which lambasts Noah for his selfishness, Zimmerman challenges us to overcome our overwhem, our...
Rhyming Introductions for Megillat Esther Chapters This fun rhyming summary to introduce each chapter of the Book of Esther was written for Purim 5765 at Congregation Shaarei Shamayim in Madison, Wisconsin.
Rethinking Ethnic Solidarity: Israel and Jewish Peoplehood

Rabbi Laurie Zimmerman addresses communal tensions around Israel in the wake of the 2014 Gaza war. 

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