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The Vanishing Non-Observant Orthodox Jew The Vanishing Non-Observant Orthodox Jew Beyond he and she: New expressions of gender in the rabbinate Coming soon to Open Orthodoxy? – Beyond he and she: New expressions of gender in the rabbinate ‘The Simpsons’ celebrates 30 years of cartoon chutzpah | The Times of Israel . Kapparot can continue in NY, appeals court rules ...

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m.jpost.com/app/article/495038?utm_content=bufferc576a&utm_medium=social&utm_source=plus.google.com&utm_campaign=buffer (torahmusings.us8.list-manage.com/track/click?u=8dbadb7bbabd1d26a8ad9d4a0&id=0243569c19&e=035f9814ef) This is so wrong – Convicted rabbi opens new study center in Jerusalem What Is Conservatism? – American Affairs Journal (torahmusings.us8.list-manage.com/track/click?u=8dbadb7bbabd1d26a8ad9d4a0&id=d5f9d77689&e=035f9814ef) Biblical and Talmudic origins of Conservatism England’s top Sephardic rabbi said acceptance of homosexuality is ‘fantastic’ — controversy ensued | Jewish Telegraphic Agency (torahmusings.us8.list-manage2.com/track/click?u=8dbadb7bbabd1d26a8ad9d4a0&id=f54fbed700&e=035f9814ef) England’s top Sephardic rabbi said acceptance of homosexuality is ‘fantastic’ — controversy ensued ...

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When justice is blind to anti-Semitism | Nathan Lewin | The Blogs | The Times of Israel N Lewin – When justice is blind to anti-Semitism A Call For a New Modern Orthodox Humash A Call For a New Modern Orthodox Humash Rabbi Dr. Ari Berman Begins Tenure as Yeshiva University’s Fifth President Rabbi Dr. Ari Berman Begins Tenure as ...

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British chief rabbi urges countrymen to stay tolerant in face of London Bridge attack | Jewish Telegraphic Agency British chief rabbi urges countrymen to stay tolerant in face of London Bridge attack William Doino Jr. Alvin Plantinga’s Masterful Achievement | William Doino Jr. Bill Maher, Racism, and Halacha – Yeshiva World News Y Hoffman There’s an Orthodox version of ‘Shark ...

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Moral Outrage in America Is Now for Everybody Moral Outrage in America Is Now for Everybody Time for a “Populist” Bioethics Commission Time for a “Populist” Bioethics Commission Sephardi chief rabbi tells religious soldiers how to protest women singers | Jewish Telegraphic Agency He is lenient without telling people to ignore the prohibition. Regarding calling women animals, that is outrageous. ...

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Ancient war for Jerusalem echoes as stones and arrowheads uncovered | The Times of Israel Ancient war for Jerusalem echoes as stones and arrowheads uncovered Did Moses Have a Speech Impediment? Did Moses Have a Speech Impediment? Part 2 Why the Messiah Springs From Usually Incestuous Roots | Atlanta Jewish Times Why the Messiah Springs From Usually Incestuous Roots

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YUTorah Online – Shavuot To-Go YUTorah Online – Shavuot To-Go Orthodox Jewish paramedic sues NY hospital over its no-skirts policy | Jewish Telegraphic Agency Orthodox Jewish paramedic sues NY hospital over its no-skirts policy Rav Yisrael Meir Lau Retires Upon Reaching The Age Of ‘Gevura’ – 80 – Yeshiva World News Rav Yisrael Meir Lau Retires Upon Reaching The Age ...

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Fifty Years Later

Fifty years ago today (in the Jewish calendar), the Jewish people regained control of Jerusalem for the first time since the year 70 CE, 1,897 years earlier. I’m brought to tears every time I hear this: “Har HaBayit beyadeinu, The Temple Mount is in our hands” Here is the longer version (Hebrew only):

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