The Talmud is making a general statement for which there are more exceptions that situations where the rule applies.
He tortured and raped her repeatedly to maintain family honor.
His passing marks the fading of an age.
The federal government may have run up a 16.75 trillion dollar debt, but it also has some mighty appealing assets.
He was a giant not only to his own Sephardi community, but to the entire Torah world.
The Shariah Courts approved 1,022 of them.
The head of the company didn't think it would be proper for us to be selling clothes when the great rabbi was being buried.
"Rabbi Yosef dealt with halachic reality with great courage, in a matter that many feared to allow or even discuss."
Both Salafis and mild reformers have gained strength.
The beast's tremendous bulk makes its continued existence impractical.
Americans are hounded from the moment they are born until the moment they die by a regulatory state where being left alone has become the greatest of luxuries.
If I can trust my memory, Psagot was a brand new yishuv when we moved to Shiloh in 1981.
The T that is missing is in the honorific ‘ZTL’ written after the name of rabbinic leaders that have passed away.
Trying to explain Holocaust deaths as tikkun and a way of cleansing a soul is offensive.
“We are constantly challenging our base assumptions.”
The Egyptian public hardly realized what had happened.
Too many Pal. policemen have used their weapons to kill Jews.
I got the idea to invite Jewish women to pray together at Tel Shiloh on Rosh Chodesh.
The joyous members of Skvere had absolutely no compassion for this poor woman. They only saw someone who left the community and went OTD.
Human beings are not objective. We're highly subjective creatures.
.....to describe the Republicans' principled stand for the American people.
Rav Kook's and Jabotinsky's followers are together in the Israeli Government, but they haven't taken the best from either philosophy.
Even though 10% of Jewry identifies as Orthodox, 14% to 17% say they were raised Orthodox.
Bibi dared to mention the NY Times' own shoddy record of believing dictators on the threshold of nuclear weapons capability.