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• It might be time to start preparing eulogies for Modern Orthodoxy – On Halakha and LGBT https://yuobserver.org/2019/09/on-halakha-and-lgbt/

• Study: Teens Who Hold Off On Dating Have Better Social Skills, Less Depressed – Study Finds https://www.studyfinds.org/study-teens-who-hold-off-on-dating-have-better-social-skills-less-depressed/

• Damage already done – Reporter suspended for portraying rabbi as anti-secular extremist https://www.jns.org/fake-news-rocks-israeli-media-reverberates-in-pre-election-politics/

• A dark cloud hovers over religious freedom in Europe https://blogs.timesofisrael.com/a-dark-cloud-hovers-over-religious-freedom-in-europe/

• For anxious young adults, religion can be a wellness tool, says new study https://religionnews.com/2019/09/10/could-religion-be-the-next-wellness-tool-for-the-connected-generation/

• A Rabbi’s Quest to Return Jewish Children to Their People after the Holocaust https://mosaicmagazine.com/picks/history-ideas/2019/09/a-rabbis-quest-to-return-jewish-children-to-their-people-after-the-holocaust/

• A Digitized Dictionary Illuminates The Talmud, Though Some Prefer To Stay Offline https://forward.com/news/national/414604/a-newly-digitized-dictionary-illuminates-the-talmud-though-some-prefer-to/

• Former NJ Rabbi Gets 6 Years for 1999 Sexual Assault https://www.jewishpress.com/news/us-news/former-nj-rabbi-gets-6-years-for-1999-sexual-assault/2019/09/11/

About Gil Student

Rabbi Gil Student is the Publisher and Editor-in-Chief of TorahMusings.com, a leading website on Orthodox Jewish scholarly subjects, and the Book Editor of the Orthodox Union’s Jewish Action magazine. He writes a popular column on issues of Jewish law and thought featured in newspapers and magazines, including The Jewish Link of New Jersey, The Jewish Echo and The Vues. In the past, he has served as the President of the small Jewish publisher Yashar Books and as the Managing Editor of OU Press. Rabbi Student serves on the Executive Committee of the Rabbinical Council of America and as Director of the Halacha Commission of the Rabbinical Alliance of America. He also serves on the Editorial Board of Jewish Action magazine and the Board of OU Press. He has published five English books, the most recent titled Search Engine volume 2: Finding Meaning in Jewish Texts -- Jewish Leadership, and served as the American editor for Morasha Kehillat Yaakov: Essays in Honour of Chief Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks.

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