I wish there were a publication and verification process for gedolim.
All groups have a mix of both good and bad people; it's the ratio that differentiates us.
See what you've done, YCT? You've made R. Shafran legitimize RIETS!
The people who wish to end online anonymity are often also the people who think Kolko got a raw deal and would like to stone kofrim in Times Square.
Why did the Pope excommunicate every single Communist in the world, but never excommunicate a single Nazi?
The Forward resents the hegemony of the Hasmoneans.
Critical thinking just isn't kosher
Imagine a Google ad that brings together a Jew and an Arab who were separated due to the Nakba.
A competent preacher can make the Torah seem to support any cause he desires.
Human beings are not objective. We're highly subjective creatures.
The question that I always have for those who are not invested in the revelation at Sinai is, why keep these 613 mitzvot?
The absolute worst things you can do is mistreat the powerless and to behave selfishly #GOP...
I think the apartheid analogy is badly flawed.
Arguing and fighting is good for America.
Sinai is not history, Sinai is a happening.
Bring the professor and tell him off in a way the students can respect and understand.
We should view the Hillel and Shammai schools' dispute in the context of their founders.
I am the crybaby, when he's the one who threw the original hissyfit
The Rabbis are not sharing Big Ideas, they're arguing about nothing more than the plain meaning of the verse.
This reduces the halachic process to an entirely ad hoc system.
Does anyone out there know where it all goes?
I was never so disgusted at a display of honor before or after.
G-d blessed Facebook’s CEO with this poignant lesson. Right as we approach the Day of Judgment, followed by times of Repentance, and the final celebration of Atonement, He blesses all of Israel with this lesson as well.
Here is why opponents of R Shteinman think you should oppose him too.
The desire to have contact with the dead, especially one's own relatives, is apparently universal.
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