Chief Rabbi Lau the Younger is not going to be big on reinterpreting traditional Jewish sources to meet contemporary problems.
Because that is what we do...
At least 6-8 of my close friends left Israel over the course of the last seven years.
The conclusion of the report is that the overall incidence of child abuse is dramatically more than the official reports which reach the social services and police.
In Moses’ absence, the Israelites melted their earrings and “Out came a golden calf.” Is there an excuse for exalting the FIFA golden Trophy?
“Orthodox birthrates in just the last few years have been soaring,” said Jewish sociologist Steven M. Cohen. “The sky is falling for the rest of the population.”
"The governance is bad and that's why these idiots do what they do -- make trouble, turn to violence."
I have no idea who that tzaddik is, but I sure enjoyed his taste in music.
You don’t even need to believe that antisemitism is at play to be contemptuous of the extraordinary myopia displayed in the Guardian report.
Kerry expresses his “strong support” for the “humanitarian” delegation and asks that “every courtesy” be given them.
Universalism demands that war must answer to universal aims and objectives.
So far, most of this winter, which began a month and a half ago, has been with clear blue skies like in the picture I took last week.
Barack Obama's approach pulls the United States back from its customary adult role and has it join the children.
People were literally saying that a chasid cannot write so well. It’s impossible they claimed.
The incidents took place in majority Christian district of the capital.
In a follow-up interview, Mayor Abutbol said he hadn't understood the term "gays," thinking it meant "pedophiles."
There was mixed seating. You got to sit with your spouse.
He should be as firm with the Arabs as he claims to be with the Iranians.
The world’s media have leapt to conclusions based on this finding, even though there is ample ambiguity after the passage of so much time.
"Over 2.4 billion Christians and over 1.5 billion Muslims, all tracing their inspiration and origins to the rather smaller Jewish people - most of whom seem to be in this room today..."
Does anyone out there know where it all goes?
Israeli responses have been stark, blunt unlike anything in memory.
Hamas wants the PA to pay for the entire amount.
Prominent members of the Lakewood community publicly vilified him - in writing - as a Moser (someone who informs on a fellow Jew to the authorities).