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On The Bookshelf | The Jewish Press – JewishPress.com | Elliot Resnick | 2 Adar 5778 – February 16, 2018 | JewishPress.com Is there room in Judaism for immodest literature? – On The Bookshelf Why The Modern Orthodox Are Not Always Modern: Understanding the OU’s policy on female clergy | Mitchell Rocklin | The Blog… R M Rocklin – Why ...

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Closing the door on Open Orthodoxy: Why the Orthodox Union prohibited female clergy | Mitchell Rocklin | The Blogs | The Ti… R M Rocklin – Closing the door on Open Orthodoxy: Why the Orthodox Union prohibited female clergy New Matchmaking Initiative Launched for Modern Orthodox Singles New Matchmaking Initiative Launched for Modern Orthodox Singles https://www.jewishlinknj.com/monthly-sections/family-link/23331-new-matchmaking-initiative-launched-for-modern-orthodox-singles Dancing Around a Coffin: ...

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On Rav Soloveitchik, Purim, And Pictures Of Women: An Interview with Noted Posek Rav Hershel Schachter | The Jewish Press -… On Rav Soloveitchik, Purim, And Pictures Of Women: An Interview with Noted Posek Rav Hershel Schachter Rabbi Glatt’s doctorly advice: Get shot, stay home if sick Rabbi Glatt’s doctorly advice: Get a shot, stay home if sick My son ...

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Some New Books

by R. Gil Student Here are some new books I recently received with a few comments. This isn’t something I do often but due to travel, I have not had time to write. 1. Chinuch: Contemporary & Timeless Essays from the TorahWeb website and adaptations from its lecture series.  2. Megillat Esther Mesorat HaRav: Commentary Based on the Teachings of ...

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Does Chabad Have An Answer To ‘The Rebbetzin Question’? Does Chabad Have An Answer To ‘The Rebbetzin Question’? Poland Set to Criminalize Kosher Slaughter Poland Set to Criminalize Kosher Slaughter Bay Area Jews shown as diverse, flexible — and more distant from institutions and Israel | Jewish Telegraphic Agency Bay Area Jews shown as diverse, flexible — and more distant ...

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Doomed At Birth | Jewish Week It’s always the rabbis’ fault, whether they are too strict or too lenient. Blame it on the establishment rather than on the Torah given by God, which is their real complaint – Doomed At Birth Is it the end of the road for progressive Orthodoxy? | Ysoscher Katz | The Blogs | The Times ...

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If One More Person Says “Prozbul”… J Woolf – If One More Person Says “Prozbul”… The OU, Open Orthodoxy, And Communal Decision-Making | The Jewish Press – JewishPress.com | Rabbi Gil Student | 27 Shevat 5… My op-ed in last week’s Jewish Press – The OU, Open Orthodoxy, And Communal Decision-Making The women are coming back | Ann D. Koffsky ...

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The Grand Showdown Over Women “Rabbis” – Yated.com A Gordimer – The Grand Showdown Over Women “Rabbis” – Yated.com The Orthodox Union isolates the final four D Fischer – The Orthodox Union isolates the final four Should Tova Mirvis’ memoir of leaving Orthodoxy be taught in yeshiva high schools? Interesting question – Should Tova Mirvis’ memoir of leaving Orthodoxy be ...

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The Orthodox Union: Reaffirming the Standards Y Oppenheimer, to appear in the Queens Jewish Link – The Orthodox Union: Reaffirming the Standards The Orthodox Union speaks S Pruzansky – The Orthodox Union speaks Did an East European Rabbi Resolve One of Moral Philosophy’s Oldest Problems? Did an East European Rabbi Resolve One of Moral Philosophy’s Oldest Problems? Demystifying Day School ...

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On women rabbis, the OU is consistent and reasonable | Yerachmiel Seplowitz | The Blogs | The Times of Israel Y Seplowitz – On women rabbis, the OU is consistent and reasonable The battle for Orthodoxy repeated half a century later A Gordimer – The battle for Orthodoxy repeated half a century later Do Modern Orthodox Jewish Families Really Have ...

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