Posts from the ‘Healing’ category

Emotional and physical health and healing.

Healing from Coronavirus

Here’s a prayer for those who’ve contracted or have been exposed to the coronavirus, including those who might contract the disease in the future. See also:…

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Coronavirus: A Prayer for Medical Scientists

This is a prayer is for the wisdom and skills of medical scientists, researchers and public health officials around the world fighting the novel coronavirus. See…

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In My Distress

A new prayer of healing, recognizing that some of my dearest, simplest prayers appear to be unanswered. How do I maintain faith in prayer? My faith…

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The Axis of Healing

A new meditation on the source of healing — the light that shines from your own heart — posted as gift on this Shabbat for a…

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All Things Burn

A prayer after the fire at Paris’s Notre-Dame Cathedral. And here’s a prayer to be said “For Firefighters.” All Things Burn All things burn, Are buried…

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Prayer While Reliving Abuse

This is a prayer to be said by those who are re-experiencing the traumas of abuse: physical, sexual and emotional. This prayer borrows language from “Prayer…

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For a Loved One’s Cancer Treatment

Another prayer in a series of prayers that follow the cancer journey. These prayers appear in my book Jewish Prayers of Hope and Healing. Options for adapting this prayer…

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Upon Starting a New Medicine or Treatment

A simple prayer to be said by an individual on starting a new medication or beginning a new treatment. Upon Starting a New Medicine or Treatment…

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Insomnia

A prayer to be said by those suffering from insomnia. May you find the rest you need. Insomnia Oh, to sleep, To rest, To find relief…

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You without Peace

Here’s a meditation for those who yearn to find G-d’s blessings, but cannot let them in. I’m reminded of a comment at Limmud Vancouver 2018: “We…

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