desh ([personal profile] desh) wrote2012-11-02 12:01 am

exerpt from a great conversation I'm having right now

("Great" because it involves me talking about myself a lot, natch.)

"So I guess the theme to my questioning these days is, how compelling/important/required does Judaism (in the form of Shabbat practice, or anything else really) seem to me in the presence of strong community? Weak community? Community that I have to work really hard to create? No community?"