Sermons

Sermons will be added as they are available.

 Sermons by Rabbi Adam Stock Spilker

Making our Hands Wise for Equity and Justice
MLK Shabbat Service, January 13, 2017 NEW!

Re-Soulment of Shabbat
Watch the video
Kol Nidre 5777, October 11, 2016

Love Your Neighbor as Yourself
Watch the video
Rosh Hashanah 5777 – Oct 3, 2016

Rabbi Spilker speaks at 50th Anniversary of Nostra Aetate
December 2, 2015

Blessing of Fellow Travelers
Yom Kippur 5776, September 23, 2015

To Forgive or Not to Forgive
Kol Nidre 5776 – September 22, 2015

Racial Justice in America
Rosh Hashanah 5776 – September 14, 2015

Holy and Broken Hallelujah
Kol Nidre 5775, October 3, 2014

Realistic Hope for 5775
Rosh Hashanah 5775, September 25, 2014

Cultivating Gratitude
Kol Nidre 5774, September 13, 2013

Blessing of Fellow Travelers
Kol Nidre 5774, September 13, 2013

A Mi Sheberach for Immigrants
Rosh Hashanah 5774, September 5, 2013

Blessings and Curses of Technology
Rosh Hashanah 5774, September 5, 2013

Evolution and Judaism
Evolution Weekend, February 8, 2013

A Story of Return and Longing
The Life of King David
Kol Nidre 5773, September 25, 2012

Speaking of Justice
Rosh Hashanah 5773, September 17, 2012

In the Image of God
Kol Nidre 5772, October 7, 2011

Choosing Chesed and Community
Rosh Hashanah 5772, September 29, 2011

Future of the St. Paul Jewish Community
Speech to UJFC Annual Gala, September 18, 2011

Marriage Equality Senate Testimony
MN Senate Testimony, April 29 2011

A Thanksgiving for Civility
November 26, 2010

Finding Home in Eretz Yisrael and Mount Zion
Kol Nidre 5771, September 17, 2010

Listening and Learning about Israel
Rosh Hashanah 5771, September 8, 2010

Choose Life – Our Stories of Health Care
Yom Kippur 5770, September 27, 2009

The Stories Behind Our Face
Rosh Hashanah 5770, September 19, 2009

Sermons by Rabbi Esther Adler

The Conversation
Watch the video
Yom Kippur 5777 – Oct 12, 2016

Mishkan HaNefesh: The Soul’s Sanctuary
Watch video
Erev Rosh Hashanah 5777 – Oct 2, 2016

It’s Awesome!
Yom Kippur 5776 – September 23, 2015

What Color is your Israel?
Erev Rosh Hashanah 5776 – September 22, 2015

It’s Not What You Look At
Yom Kippur 5775, October 4, 2014

Do Geese See God?
Erev Rosh Hashanah 5775, September 24, 2014

Chazak V’Ematz-Be strong & of Good Courage
Yom Kippur 5774, September 14, 2013

And God Wept- A modern Midrash
Erev Rosh Hashanah 5774, September 4, 2013

Prayer is a Complicated Thing
Erev Rosh Hashanah 5774, September 4, 2013

Don’t Stand Idly By – Voter ID
Yom Kippur 5773, September 26, 2012

For further reading: JCA Voter ID

A Welcoming Place for All
Erev Rosh Hashanah 5773, September 16, 2012

From Fear to Faith
Yom Kippur 5772, October 8, 2011

What Do You See
Erev Rosh Hashanah 5772, September 28, 2011

God-Wrestling
Yom Kippur 5771, September 18, 2010

Am Yisrael Chai – on Jewish Peoplehood
Rosh Hashanah 5771, September 9, 2010

Rosh Hashanah 2009
Erev Rosh Hashanah 5770, September 18, 2009

Un-Punishing Miriam: A Theology of Healing
Yom Kippur Healing Service 5770, September 28, 2009

Yizkor Reflections
Yom Kippur Yizkor Service 5770, September 28, 2009

Sh’ma Koleinu: A Sermon on Mental Illness
Yom Kippur 5764

 
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