web analytics

Home Tags Information

Tag: information

On The Interface Of Science And Torah Ethics Human Genomics: Scientific Achievement and Ethical...

18 Heshvan 5773 – November 2, 2012
“G-d formed man from the earth and breathed into him a living soul.” The greatest achievement of the biological sciences since that moment in creation...

Kosher or Not, the Internet Cannot be Stopped

15 Heshvan 5773 – October 31, 2012
The idea of a well-shackled mind being in a superior position to battle going OTD is certainly understandable. But in practice, the mind can no longer stay well-shackled. The internet is not only here to stay. Its ubiquity is increasing by leaps and bounds via the smart phone. No ban in the world has the power to stop it. It is like spitting in the wind.

Calendar Of Events

9 Heshvan 5773 – October 24, 2012
.

Charisma and how to Reach Out and Touch Others

7 Heshvan 5773 – October 23, 2012
Yishai presents a piece from Stanford University’s Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders Podcast discussing charisma and how one can build their charisma and how the information presented here can be used to reach out and touch others.

Daf Yomi

2 Heshvan 5773 – October 17, 2012
Crystal Clear As The Waters ‘Speak In The Manner Of One’s Teacher’ (Shabbos 15a)

Man Who Found Majdi Halbi Wants His Reward

29 Tishri 5773 – October 15, 2012
Ibrahim Kozli, the man that found the body of missing Druze soldier Majdi Halbi is demanding the NIS 10 million reward that the organization...

Three Rabbis Sue City over Metzitzah B’peh

27 Tishri 5773 – October 12, 2012
A lawsuit filed Thursday by Jewish organizations and three rabbis argues that a new NY City rule requiring parental consent for metzitzah b'peh, a post-circumcision ritual that involves oral suction in order to stimulate blood flow in the traumatized organ, violates the First Amendment.

The Launch of BBC Watch

26 Tishri 5773 – October 11, 2012
Fans of this blog have often asked why we do not monitor British media institutions other than the Guardian for anti-Israel bias – a query to which we have not had an answer. Until now. Recognizing the importance of the BBC in shaping world-wide opinion, a new site, BBC Watch, has been launched which will monitor BBC coverage of Israel and the Middle East.

Whose Drone is it Anyway?

21 Tishri 5773 – October 7, 2012
Speculation and rumor are rife in Israel as the question is asked, “Whose drone was it?” Part of what is driving the rumor mill is...

Quaker Group Divests From Companies Working in Israel

14 Tishri 5773 – September 30, 2012
A Quaker group has removed a French and an American company from its financial portfolio due to what it calls the companies’ involvement with Israel’s occupation of Palestinian land.

Ha’azinu: Giving Praise

11 Tishri 5773 – September 27, 2012
“When I proclaim the name of Hashem, give greatness to our G-d (32:3). When we hear a berachah, it is proper to exclaim "Baruch Hu u’Baruch Shemo" (“He is blessed and His name is blessed”) when Hashem's name is pronounced. But much more is intended. The mention of that most important word (in any language) should evoke the greatest reverence and love and devotion. How much should we exert ourselves in this function?

Pleasure vs. Happiness In Marriage

6 Tishri 5773 – September 21, 2012
If you would like to know if your marriage is relationship centered or not, the way to find out is to ask yourself about your core values. For example, what is the most important principle of your marriage? Is it your desire for money or pleasure? Do you dream about being comfortable, being honored by your spouse and having a lot of fun?

Vayelech: Giving Thanks

5 Tishri 5773 – September 20, 2012
We live in an age of conveniences – and dangers. Our affluence presents dangers to our quest for spiritual perfection, which the Torah cautions against and which Rabbi Avigdor Miller elaborates on in Parshas Vayelech.

Head of the Iranian Nuclear Agency: I Misled Foreign Intelligence

Iran's Vice President Fereydoun Abbasi Davani, who heads the Iranian delegation taking part in the 56th session of the International Atomic Energy Agency in...

First Week Of Hebrew School At Chabad Chayil

27 Elul 5772 – September 13, 2012
Chabad Chayil-Highland Lakes Jewish Center has completed the first week of afternoon Hebrew school.

Netzavim: Choose Life

“The life and the death I have given before you…in order that you should live, you and your seed.… And you shall choose life” (30:19). “Choosing life” is one of the highest accomplishments (Shaare Teshuvah III:17). This means that not only does Hashem allow us the free will to choose (a principle that materialist psychologists deny), He also gives us the information that we possess free will.

Daf Yomi

Shehakol Bread? ‘One Recites A Blessing On The Primary Food’ (Berachos 44a)

ZOA Loses Tax Exemption Status, Will Apply for Reinstatement

25 Elul 5772 – September 12, 2012
The Zionist Organization of America has lost its 501(c)3 tax exemption status, due to failure to file tax returns for the last three years.

Report: Iran Moving Along on Ability to Build Nuclear Weapons

Iran has moved further along in its ability to build nuclear weapons, according to some diplomats.

Forester-For-A-Day: KKL-JNF Involves Citizens in Maintaining Israeli Forests

23 Elul 5772 – September 10, 2012
KKL-JNF's ( Keren Kayemeth LeIsrael- Jewish National Fund) “Forester For a Day” program is a new ecological initiative that offers visitors a unique opportunity to assist in maintaining Israel's forests, prevent forest fires and promote an overall atmosphere of environmental awareness. The Jewish Press sat down with Revital Ovadia, the program's coordinator to find out more.

Latest News Stories


Sponsored Post

Recommended Today


Something Random from the Week

Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/judaism/halacha-hashkafa/on-the-interface-of-science-and-torah-ethics-human-genomics-scientific-achievement-and-ethical-dilemmas/2012/11/02/

Scan this QR code to visit this page online: