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When the Rabbi’s Wife is Diagnosed With Cancer

12 months ago

One year ago this past September, I stood before my congregation at Beth El in Durham, NC and tried to teach. But my heart was with my wife Jennifer at home. I cannot speak for Jennifer – ever 🙂 but…

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How to Treat a Cancer Survivor?

2 years ago

When I was first diagnosed with breast cancer the craziest thing happened. A lot of women came to the house in the first couple of days; close friends and neighbors, moms of my sons’ classmates. People brought cupcakes and flowers;…