Sermon blog of Rabbi Lev Taylor.

Rabbi of South West Essex and Settlement Reform Synagogue.

Educator for the Queer Yeshiva.

Words in Tribune, Jewish News, Novara, Tablet, and the Jewish Chronicle.


Yosef, son of Rabbi Yehoshua, had a near-death experience. Yehoshua asked him: “what did you see?” He said: “I saw a world turned upside down, where the poor were rich and the rich were poor.” His father answered: “You saw a world turned right way up.”

– Babylonian Talmud, Bava Batra 10b