Crime and Punishment in Jewish Law: Essays and Responsa

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At the conclusion of the blessings, after the couple drinks from the second cup, the groom breaks the glass with his right foot, as an additional remembrance of the destruction of the Holy Temple in Jerusalem. Max came first, about 1909, slaving and saving to accumulate the money needed to bring Yetta and his two sons to America in 1911. These have been expounded by commentaries of various Torah scholars during the ages.
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Rabbinic Authority and Personal Autonomy (The Orthodox Forum

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That he shall not eat of the skins of the grapes (Num. 6:4) (negative). Jacob has since retired to Thailand, where he continues to avoid Thailand’s small but closely-knit Jewish community out of fear of a second reprisal from Israeli religious authorities. AGUNAH INTERNATIONAL (www.agunahinternational.com [http://www.agunahinternational.com]), phone: 212-249-4523. Rabbi Menachem Genack argues that Rashi thought the motivation of the rabbinic decree was to prevent intermarriage but the form of the prohibition was that the food attained the status of non-kosher on a rabbinic level.
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Renewing the Covenant: A Kabbalistic Guide to Jewish

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Ensuring that all people have the right to decide if/when/how to create families depends entirely on if, when, and how hard we fight. At the same time, Church authorities deemed its injunction necessary to prevent effectively moral offences between Jews and Christian women. Browning and a memoir Sobibor: The Forgotten Revolt — A Survivor’s Report. 1943(15th of Tishrei, 5704): Dr. Wherever possible, the Guide to the Sources of Jewish Law directs the reader to the most recent editions of traditional sources, which are generally more accessible.
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Fighting For Your Jewish Marriage

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You are happy about this peace, and in its honor you invite me to dance with you. As a general rule, abortion in Judaism is permitted only if there is a direct threat to the life of the mother by carrying the fetus to term or through the act of childbirth. Apparently they continue to feel the need to embrace the picture of an infallible New Testament. The position that electric light is to be considered ‘fire’ in the Halachic sense became established.
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Tzedakah: Can Jewish Philanthropy Buy Jewish Survival?

Jacob Neusner

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On the other hand, although an operation of this kind invariably involved a measure of danger to the amputee or donor, the tendency of the authorities was not to denigrate the volunteer but rather to view his act - albeit with some hesitation - as a saintly one.15 However, as these operations of transplantation became routine, with concomitant decrease in danger, rabbinic hesitation to grant approval to them has become markedly less, and the saintliness of the act has been receiving increasingly greater recognition and appreciation.
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Present at Sinai

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In other congregations these roles are filled on an ad-hoc basis by members of the congregation who lead portions of services on a rotating basis: Shaliach tzibur or Shatz (leader—literally "agent" or "representative"—of the congregation) leads those assembled in prayer, and sometimes prays on behalf of the community. It was especially thoroughly implanted in Egypt. The special rites of Passover, such as the partaking of unleavened bread (matzah) and the narration of the exodus from Egypt, take place within the family.
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John Selden on Jewish Marriage Law: The Uxor Hebraica

John Selden

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The salvation he brings through his paschal mystery is offered first of all to the Israelites. 345 As foreseen by the Old Testament, this salvation has universal repercussions as well. 346 It is also offered to the Gentiles. According to most Orthodox Jews, Jewish people who do not keep the laws of Shabbat and Yom Tov (the holidays), kashrut, and family purity are considered non-religious. The ordained priests were judges, teachers, and administers of the government. National media outlets wondered out loud “What’s Charlotte’s Religion?” a question to which the most common answer was “both.” Orthodox Jewish publications took issue with that.
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Jesus and the Laws of Purity: Tradition History and Legal

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If you have read or heard strange things about the Talmud, Hesronot Shas and other Jewish "holy books" (more properly called law books) and beliefs, read on. The above mentioned laws would impinge on the rights and freedoms of non-Jews. This doctrine is plainly recognized by scholars, as has been shown above, to have come from heathenism, not from Scripture. Paul's view of man has led scholars to speak of the fact that the believer is "at the same time both justified and a sinner," "simul iustus et peccator."
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A Restatement of Rabbinic Civil Law Volume 7 Discrepancies

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To recite Kaddish for 12 months would imply that the parent was the type who needed 12 months of purification! As soon as the commanding brother died, the next one was ready to take over and was in turn supported by the rest of the family. And from then on, Jewish lineage was passed down by the mother, whether or not one accepted Judaism. (And I will prove that below, with Hashem's help.) As to the stories in the Torah, there are stories of the Matriarchs as well.
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The National Jewish Law Review, 1987

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To do so would involve disobedience to the Law concerning walking humbly with God! The Baha'i faith is often not included among the Abramic religions. Most of the priests represented the Sadducees. Turkel (1991) applies many of the Talmudic laws and responsa dealing with relations between neighbors to modern questions dealing with pollution. So he used Paul's quote and went about refuting Paul's doctrine on other logical grounds.
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