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Loving Israel as a Christian, The Blessings and Curses (Guest Tommy Waller)
 
Eric Cantor Joins Wall Street Investment Bank

September 2, 2014 - 4:06 PM
 
Poll: Hamas Would Rule Judea and Samaria in New Elections

September 2, 2014 - 3:52 PM
 
Arab Terrorist Attack Foiled Near Netanya

September 2, 2014 - 1:38 PM
 
Ehud Olmert’s ‘Talansky Affair’ Re-Opens in Jerusalem District Court

September 2, 2014 - 12:58 PM
 
Iran Unveils New Self-Defense Radar, Missile System

September 2, 2014 - 12:04 PM
 
Turkey’s New PM Says ‘No Hope’ of Normalizing Ties with Israel

September 2, 2014 - 11:22 AM
 
Jihadist Threat Rising on Israel’s Northern Border

September 2, 2014 - 9:58 AM
 
Germany to Begin Supplying Kurds With Weapons to Fight Islamic State

September 2, 2014 - 1:41 AM
 
Did You Know September 1 is an Israeli National Holiday?

September 2, 2014 - 1:02 AM
 
SodaStream May Close Maaleh Adumim Factory

September 1, 2014 - 11:41 PM
 
Last Soldier Killed in Protective Edge Laid to Rest

September 1, 2014 - 11:31 PM
 
Arab Rock Throwing Attacks Wounds 3-Year-Old Girl

September 1, 2014 - 11:22 PM
 
The Real and Radical Legacy of Rabbi Shlomo Carlebach

September 1, 2014 - 11:05 PM
 
Hamas Propaganda Video Compares 9/11 with IDF Bombing of Gaza

September 1, 2014 - 9:45 PM
 
Israeli Children, Parents On Gaza Border Start New School Year with Mixed Feelings

September 1, 2014 - 8:15 PM
 
Monday Review: Intense Fighting Causes More Spillover Along Israel’s Border

September 1, 2014 - 7:32 PM
 
Israel’s Economy: Stunned But Still Strong

September 1, 2014 - 7:27 PM
 
UN Commander Says ‘Raise the White Flag’ as Syrian Rebels Take UN Peacekeepers Hostage, Attack Others

September 1, 2014 - 6:33 PM
 
Gasoline Prices Dropped at Midnight

September 1, 2014 - 5:38 PM
 
Gaza Belt Communities Fear Lack of Security, IDF Pullout

September 1, 2014 - 4:33 PM
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Fink or Swim
mormon-baptism
 

Posted on: July 24th, 2013

BlogsFink or Swim

A rabbi who writes controversial things becomes international news.

Bible1
 

Posted on: July 23rd, 2013

BlogsFink or Swim

Why does a opinion in the Talmud say the last verses in Devarim were not written by Moses? Was it the easiest solution to a very obvious problem?

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Trayvon Martin
 

Posted on: July 21st, 2013

BlogsFink or Swim

Categorizing all black people as one large group where the acts of one black person in Florida somehow tell us something about a different black person in Seattle is racist.

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Religious Jews Mark The Anniversary Of The Destruction Of The Temple Of Solomon
 

Posted on: July 16th, 2013

BlogsFink or Swim

Can we hear the agony in his words? Can we step into his shoes and experience his torment?

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Moses_Pleading_with_Israel
 

Posted on: July 12th, 2013

BlogsFink or Swim

Human nature is such that hearing something over and over again for forty years will inevitably have an impact on the person.

Rabbi Abraham (Avi) Shafran.
 

Posted on: July 9th, 2013

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The gist of Rabbi Shafran’s argument was that Rabbi Sacks was criticizing a legitimate form of orthodox Judaism and was doing so from a place of ignorance.

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meditation
 

Posted on: July 8th, 2013

BlogsFink or Swim

Many great Jewish thinkers have described Jewish prayer as a form of meditation.

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satmar harvest
 

Posted on: July 7th, 2013

BlogsFink or Swim

This kind of stringency borders on silliness.

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Jew Gothic
 

Posted on: July 3rd, 2013

BlogsFink or Swim

There is no real theological reason that tznius be heavily codified in Jewish law while other areas of our lives that require modesty are left to our whims and desires.

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Great Idea Terrible Execution cover
 

Posted on: July 1st, 2013

BlogsFink or Swim

It’s really not that different than the situation in Israel with the charedim. Both situations need insiders to make the change happen.

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IsraelBanknote-Maimonides
 

Posted on: June 26th, 2013

BlogsFink or Swim

In order to truly appreciate Torah, one must be a master over one’s spirit as well.

israel-jerus
 

Posted on: June 24th, 2013

BlogsFink or Swim

Mormons are expected to be chaste in every possible way and this can be particularly difficult for young men.

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Rabbi Baruch Lebovits
 

Posted on: June 19th, 2013

BlogsFink or Swim

The NY Times has a very (appropriately) one-sided article on the Baruch Lebovits and Sam Kellner situation.

Prof. Tamar Ross
 

Posted on: June 18th, 2013

BlogsFink or Swim

The revelation continues as the world progressed and however the Torah was emended or edited after Sinai was part of revelation.

Wrong way
 

Posted on: June 17th, 2013

BlogsFink or Swim

For some, guilt by association is actual guilt. For these people, who you know and with whom you associate determine your credibility.

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Snooping
 

Posted on: June 16th, 2013

BlogsFink or Swim

There is standing prohibition in Jewish law against sharing anything revealed in private conversation.

Thomas Nagel
 

Posted on: June 12th, 2013

BlogsFink or Swim

For deviating from the orthodox scientific position, Nagel has been abused, maligned, outcast, and insulted.

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Tuna Beigel
 

Posted on: June 11th, 2013

BlogsFink or Swim

The problem is that Tuna Beigel is a pejorative.

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