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Seeing Red It is permissible to wear red or bright colors? Artsy-Craftsy Booze Is Giving Kentucky Rabbis a Headache – WSJ . Federation, JCC Undermine Synagogues | Atlanta Jewish Times . Medieval Jewish cemetery uncovered in Rome | The Times of Israel .

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The Roots of Today’s Revival of Russian Judaism Lie Deep in the Soviet Past . Men, women, Torah: Less gender, more truth . Countering Counter-History: Re-Considering Rav Aharon’s Road Not Taken Don’t mess with a Soloveitchik. Dr. Lichtenstein is kinder than I suspect her brother would have been in my counter-history, in which Zev Eleff writes a counter-history about Dr. ...

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YU Community Celebrates RIETS Chag HaSemikhah | Yeshiva University News . The History of a Karaite Rabbi in Eastern Europe . David Stern becomes third-generation president of Reform rabbinical group | Jewish Telegraphic Agency I’m a complete outsider and don’t know any of the people or politics. But I have to believe appointing a legacy generates cynicism about institutional decay ...

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Has American Culture Lost Touch with the Hebraic Political Tradition? M Soloveichik Kosher Pizza War Erupts In Hasidic Brooklyn — And Jewish Court Slices The Pie . Hoard of coins from 1,400-year-old Byzantine site tells story of Persian invasion . Controversial conditional marriage nixed by rabbinical court .

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A Guide to Religious Anarchy: Gershom Scholem’s Kabbalah – The New Yorker . Ask the Rabbi: Why Do Orthodox Jews Dress as They Do? . Rabbinic, Women’s Groups Denounce “Incredible Hypocrisy” of Women of the Wall – Hamodia Jewish Community News . What’s a good Jewish girl to do? This Fashion is a yetzer hara Saving Conservative Judaism .

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More than Good Enough – The Commentator . Download the OU Guide to Passover 2017 . God and the Thought Police on Campus . Religious Zionist liberals ‘It is forbidden to serve in mixed units’ . With new law, Israelis over 80 no longer have to wait in line | Jewish Telegraphic Agency .

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Adult Education: A New Frontier in the Jewish Day School Movement? (torahmusings.us8.list-manage.com/track/click?u=8dbadb7bbabd1d26a8ad9d4a0&id=2c5532a993&e=035f9814ef) . Rabbi says Pope’s homilies could threaten Catholic-Jewish relations : News Headlines (torahmusings.us8.list-manage.com/track/click?u=8dbadb7bbabd1d26a8ad9d4a0&id=73cc9c1fc8&e=035f9814ef) Not sure what to think about this. I don’t believe in telling other religions what to think but this topic leaves a bad taste in my mouth European rabbis: EU ruling on religious garb means ...

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The Lovely Intellect RR Reno on what it means to be an intellectual DeVos praises Orthodox schools as model after meeting Agudah leaders . Synagogues can’t be sanctuaries from the law . Religious Freedom Applies To All Or To None . Moody’s Changes YU’s Financial Outlook from Negative to Stable on Eve of Rabbi Berman’s Transition into YU Presidency – ...

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How a Young Rabbi Is Revolutionizing Talmud Study . In effort against ‘chained’ wives, justice minister urges prenups | The Times of Israel . Bibliomancy, and the Sacred Lottery of the Vilna Gaon On the Goral Ha-Gra Israeli Purim readings aim to bridge religious-secular gap | Jewish Telegraphic Agency . NYC Board of Health reports new case of herpes resulting ...

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