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Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis: Champion of the middle way (torahmusings.us8.list-manage2.com/track/click?u=8dbadb7bbabd1d26a8ad9d4a0&id=3ce2a95b7c&e=035f9814ef) . On Respecting the Peaceful Transition of Power: An Interview With Rabbi Hier and Rabbi May – Hamodia Jewish Community News (torahmusings.us8.list-manage.com/track/click?u=8dbadb7bbabd1d26a8ad9d4a0&id=2627367014&e=035f9814ef) . Emily Zinos (torahmusings.us8.list-manage1.com/track/click?u=8dbadb7bbabd1d26a8ad9d4a0&id=e2da2d84ac&e=035f9814ef) . Not Our Rabbi | Avrohom Gordimer | The Blogs | The Times of Israel (torahmusings.us8.list-manage.com/track/click?u=8dbadb7bbabd1d26a8ad9d4a0&id=f4fa463e71&e=035f9814ef) A Gordimer Rabbi Avi Weiss Desecrates Shul to ...

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Ahead of Trump inauguration, a grassroots movement of rabbinic ‘resistance’ sprouts | The Times of Israel This isn't Judaism but Liberalism with a kipah 1,500 Jews Gather at OU’s Torah in the City; Moishe Bane Inaugurated as President of the OU – Orthodox Union . Are American Jews Shifting Their Political Affiliation? M Rocklin

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Obama, Trump and the dangers of a ‘Jewish’ president | Yossi Klein Halevi | The Blogs | The Times of Israel . Scottish Jewish tartans interlace faith, country and pride | The Times of Israel . The Rise of Interfaith Marriage in the Modern Orthodox (MO) Community-Ruvie . When Rabbis Quack I'm with R. Slifkin on this. This is dangerous ...

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Boxing rabbi Yuri Foreman loses title bout | Jewish Telegraphic Agency I'm not judging, certainly not without knowing the details. But he fought on Shabbos and lost. There's a lesson here The non-rabbinic rabbinic training program for women Gordimer Trump’s Jews and Obama’s Jews Astute analysis

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Orthodox rabbis join opposition to ‘death with dignity’ – The District of Columbia is one step away from becoming the seven… . A Polish Rabbi’s Words to a Community Facing Nazism abroad and Anti-Semitism at Home . Study: Chabad rabbis are counselors of first resort on college campuses | Education . In Israel, religious single moms gain greater acceptance | ...

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Montana Chumash Project spreads light to Jewish families . ‘Are we looking for ways to be strict with the Jewish People?No’ This case became about more than one woman and her vegetative husband when lesser rabbis tried using this as a precedent for further leniencies Executing Dylann Roof Is Behind the Times and Against the Talmud I'm against the death ...

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In landmark decision, High Court rules for women’s Western Wall prayer | The Times of Israel (torahmusings.us8.list-manage2.com/track/click?u=8dbadb7bbabd1d26a8ad9d4a0&id=23a03f8b12&e=035f9814ef) We’ll see what actually happens Articles: The Failure of Jewish Universalism (torahmusings.us8.list-manage.com/track/click?u=8dbadb7bbabd1d26a8ad9d4a0&id=a6b73728a3&e=035f9814ef) A Spero What an Ancient City’s Second Gate Tells Us about Biblical Israel (torahmusings.us8.list-manage2.com/track/click?u=8dbadb7bbabd1d26a8ad9d4a0&id=7c2f8307d4&e=035f9814ef) . God is great | Naftali Moses | The Blogs | The Times of Israel (torahmusings.us8.list-manage1.com/track/click?u=8dbadb7bbabd1d26a8ad9d4a0&id=cf028f4a56&e=035f9814ef) N ...

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New Evidence of Hezekiah’s Anti-Idolatry Campaign (torahmusings.us8.list-manage.com/track/click?u=8dbadb7bbabd1d26a8ad9d4a0&id=e2e1655e45&e=035f9814ef) . Why Jews Need To Stop Using the Word ‘Christian’ as a Slur (torahmusings.us8.list-manage.com/track/click?u=8dbadb7bbabd1d26a8ad9d4a0&id=b454909608&e=035f9814ef) This is weird and historically uninformed. When Charedim denigrate Reform as Christian, they are invoking cultural memory from the 19th century when Reform intentionally and openly tried to make Judaism more Protestant Palermo, Sicily, to get first synagogue in ...

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The Chasm That Separates Modern Readers from the World of the Biblical Text J Berman Wesley J. Smith . ‘Online conversion’ helps many fulfill a dream — but controversy dogs the process | The Times of Israel . IDF to let religious officers opt out of mixed-gender command IDF to let religious officers opt out of mixed-gender command Christianity Today ...

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