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  • Torah From Heaven

    Gil Student (0)
    Torah From Heaven

    One idea that has been discussed in the comments section to prior posts is what I call the Prophetic Documentary Hypothesis,...

     
  • ORA Resolves Another Case

    Gil Student (0)
    ORA Resolves Another Case

    Woman Receives Her Get after 4 Years of Waiting—ORA Resolves its 93rd Case Leah and Dan were married on July 31, 2002...

     
  • Announcements #071: Piamenta Concert This Motza’ei Shabbos

    Gil Student (0)
    Announcements #071: Piamenta Concert This Motza’ei Shabbos

    Piamenta Concert Live at The ROC House Piamenta concert live at The ROC HouseOpening act: Rock Of David (ROD) When: Sat....

     
  • Parashah Roundup: Shemos 5769

    Gil Student (0)
    Parashah Roundup: Shemos 5769

    by Steve Brizel The Names of the Jewish People R. Berel Wein underscores Jewish names as an important means of insuring Jewish...

     
  • A Quest for Authenticity: On the Sheloshim of Rabbi Dr. Michael Rosen z”l

    Gil Student (0)
    A Quest for Authenticity: On the Sheloshim of Rabbi Dr. Michael Rosen z”l

    A Quest for AuthenticityOn the sheloshim of Rabbi Dr. Michael Rosen z”l by Tzvi Mauer I confess that I am not very...

     
  • Announcements #070: Unity Event in Memory of Mercaz Harav Massacre

    Gil Student (0)
    Announcements #070: Unity Event in Memory of Mercaz Harav Massacre

    Historic Jewish Unity Event Being Planned on Anniversary of Mercaz Harav Massacre www.BlevEchad.com How can Jews around...

     
  • Walking In The Middle Of Praying

    Gil Student (0)
    Walking In The Middle Of Praying

    For those who do not yet know, here is a link to R. Shlomo Aviner’s blog: link. It is really just a collection of his...

     
  • New Periodical: Hakirah vol. 7 (Winter 2009)

    Gil Student (0)
    New Periodical: Hakirah vol. 7 (Winter 2009)

    A new issue of Hakirah has been published, vol. 7 Winter 2009: Letters — great letters including a heated exchange...

     
  • Musings on Gaza

    Ari Enkin (0)
    Musings on Gaza

    By: Rabbi Ari Enkin A review of some of Gaza’s glorious Jewish history is certainly in order considering the current...

     
  • Child Conversions II

    Gil Student (0)
    Child Conversions II

    (follow-up from this post: link) by R. Michael J. Broyde There is no provision in halacha to note that a once valid conversion...