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Posted on: April 4th, 2013
Divinity exemptions are designed to produce clergy that will serve the populace, not so that every single member of it becomes a member of the clergy.
Posted on: April 3rd, 2013
Yeshiva University needs to admit that mistakes were made by leaders both past and present.
Posted on: March 28th, 2013
The fifth cup is based on a machlokes in the Gemarah.
Posted on: March 24th, 2013
I think Obama is genuine in his expression of appreciation and even admiration for the Jewish people and the State of Israel.
Posted on: March 22nd, 2013
We were all sitting around Rav Shachter in a circle. And we were all thinking the same thing.
Posted on: March 21st, 2013
Who individuals are attracted to is none of our business and shouldn’t influence our encounters with them, but that is different than the normalization of gay sex.
Posted on: March 20th, 2013
There is no reason why Haredim should continue to be the single biggest and fastest growing welfare demographic in all of Israel.
Posted on: March 19th, 2013
Unlike some of his biggest detractors, I believe that the President actually likes Israel and values the friendship of the Israeli people.
Posted on: March 18th, 2013
I would love to consider all people who observe Shabbos as observant. That was once the case.
Posted on: March 17th, 2013
I would love to see Mrs. Freier become the role model for all Hasidic women – and not just for those like the ones she attended school with.
Posted on: March 14th, 2013
Many Hasidic leaders discourage any real preparation for a job via secular education.
Posted on: March 13th, 2013
Most of us know right from wrong and live as though it matters because it does. This is what David Brooks reported.
Posted on: March 12th, 2013
Even though his prognosis was never good, it was still a shock when it happened.
Posted on: March 11th, 2013
Once again we see a great rabbinic figure who apparently does not understand what it is that really upsets the non-Haredi public, including many observant Jews.
Posted on: March 10th, 2013
Haredi leaders could not care less if Israel retains Judea and Samaria - as long as their Mosdos (religious institutions) get funded.
Posted on: March 7th, 2013
The draft is but one area Haredi leaders badly stumble over.
Posted on: March 6th, 2013
When journalists question why a black woman won a beauty contest - even if it is disguised as referring only to this particular black woman - I think that is sad.
Posted on: March 3rd, 2013
When it comes to victims of abuse the overriding approach should be one of compassion and understanding. But school officials' mishandling of a situation should not automatically result in termination.
Posted on: February 28th, 2013
There has been much reluctance by rabbinic groups such as Agudah to be more forceful in their approach to abusers. They find the allegations hard to believe.
Posted on: February 27th, 2013
Making gay marriage not just value neutral but something positive. It is in effect koshering a forbidden lifestyle.
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