Rabbi Marc Gellman

God Squad

Rabbi Marc Gellman writes about religion for Newsday.

God Squad 10/2/15 God Squad: Interfaith dialogue begins with friendship QUESTION: Watching much of the around-the-clock coverage of Pope Francis' visit to the United States,
God Squad 9/26/15 God Squad: Zac's note from God QUESTION: Quite some time ago, you answered a question from a grandpa. I kept it
God Squad 9/19/15 God Squad: How a simple phrase can reveal God's plan I want to tell you the best Jewish story I have ever heard. I heard
God Squad 9/5/15 God Squad: Goodness has nothing to do with circumstance QUESTION: I've never been able to reconcile a fair, just and loving God with eternal
God Squad 8/21/15 God Squad: Prayer changes us, not our circumstances QUESTION: Since losing our young daughter three years ago, many well-meaning friends and acquaintances have
God Squad 8/14/15 God Squad: Readers weigh in on interfaith marriages I received lots of comments on my recent column about an interfaith couple having a
God Squad 8/5/15 God Squad: When it comes to raising kids, you can't have it both ways QUESTION: We are reform Jews with a strong Jewish identity. We light candles on Shabbat,
God Squad 8/1/15 God Squad: Bad people can still do good things QUESTION: I've just finished reading Harper Lee's second novel, "Go Set a Watchman." Reviews have
God Squad 7/17/15 God Squad: Psychic unnecessary to know about life after death QUESTION: My sister-in-law recently visited a psychic. I lost my daughter three years ago, at