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Daniel Pressman

My Last Column

August 7, 2014

After many hundreds of columns and thousands of words, here I am. The term for gratitude in Hebrew is hakarat ha-tov, which means “recognizing the good.” As I look back over 33 years of service to Congregation Beth David, I am grateful for so much, more than I can express in this short column. The people of Beth David gave me the privilege of being part of their lives, and I am grateful. There are many Jewish jokes about the difficulty of being a Rabbi, but for me, the positive far outweighs the negative. I have partnered well with every Beth David president, and worked cordially with every board. That doesn’t mean that we’ve always agreed, or that my opinion has always prevailed, but we always worked together with mutual […]

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~ Rabbi Daniel Pressman