judaism

In the News: New Writings on Cannabis and Judaism

In the News: New Writings on Cannabis and Judaism

In popular media, Christians have been vocal about cannabis for years: some for, some against, and some in the middle somewhere. But there has been relatively little reporting about cannabis and Judaism. A story in my facebook feed caught my eye this morning: a HuffPo article by Jane Marcus, PhD entitled Holy Cannabis: The Bible […]

Finding the Goddess

Finding the Goddess

I was 32 or so and reasonably convinced I had been marginalized by society and was living on the wrong planet. I had just finished my association with the Army, and had decided I would be a far better psychiatrist than I would a soldier; this decision was a no-brainer. I ended up in Wichita, […]

An Agnostic’s Guide To Good Moral Lessons From The Bible

An Agnostic’s Guide To Good Moral Lessons From The Bible

When I was very young I was forced to go to church. However, when the preacher of the church was found to have stolen money from the church funds, I didn’t have to go anymore. Yippee! No more Vacation Bible School! No more early Sunday mornings! I was happy, but at a very young age, […]