Unity. Not Binary.

Image: Leslie and Maryellen’s wedding. Me officiating. Los Angeles, CA. 1998. Unity. NonBinary.   *Jesse, calmer* Most of my millennial friend’s ever-present anxiety is notably absent as we sit in the clutter of their apartment.    I sit, cross legged on a bench, heart filled with delight to see my friend so beautifully mellow.    …

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A Rabbi’s Apology

***A Rabbi’s Open Letter*** To those affected by the discovery of unmarked graves of First Nation’s children In Canada.I am Rabbi Brian Zachary Mayer. As a clergy person, I deem it part of my responsibility to the collective to apologize onbehalf of my fellow clergy when they fail to do so. Today I apologize on …

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Rabbi Brian on Spiritual Cake

Rabbi Brian interviewed on Spiritual Cake Podcast Notes Religion Outside The Box! Special guest, Rabbi Brian Zachary Mayer. ROTB.org. What is the true purpose of religious clergy? What are the stages of faith? How does Voltaire fit into a spiritual journey?  3,038 total views,  42 views today

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Some Experience

SOME. EXPERIENCE. A certain type of experience I first remember having a certain type of experience in late 2007. Emmett is a wee-little one. Annie, not yet born. Jane and I are asleep in our bed. Sleeping as well as exhausted new parents sleep.  The baby monitor alerts us to Emmett’s stirring.  Jane nudges me, …

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Some Experience

Some. Experience. A certain type of experience I first remember having a certain type of experience in late 2007. Emmett is a wee-little one. Annie, not yet born. Jane and I are asleep in our bed. Sleeping as well as exhausted new parents sleep.  The baby monitor alerts us to Emmett’s stirring.  Jane nudges me, …

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Rabbi Brian interviewed by Snarky Faith Radio Podcast

Podcast: Rabbi Brian interviewed on Snarky Faith Radio Podcast. Podcast Notes Rabbi Brian Mayer is a beautiful anomaly. He helps people feel comfortable enough to question religion, and seek out their understanding through mindfulness, research, and his own heartfelt stories. He’s the founder of Religion outside the Box – a digital congregation reaching out to …

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