Gender Equality and Prayer in Jewish Law

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The matter of religion was really invoked to get the people united in one common cause -- to drive the foreigner from Judaea. Rendering Jews less capable of self-defense and more dependent upon others runs counter to our halachic duty, endangers all Jewry and emboldens our enemies. (Also, others are more likely to help defend us if we show that we are willing to defend ourselves.) • The Torah praises self-defense. The reason given by the rabbis is that all Gentiles are not only idolators but must be presumed to be malicious to boot, so that they are likely to dedicate (by a whisper, gesture or thought) as 'libation' to their idol any wine which a Jew is about to drink.
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Mekhilta According to Rabbi Ishmael: An Introduction to

Jacob Neusner

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What happens to the Souls after death should make all the difference in your burial decisions. Magick is simply deceit or lying which is easy when you own the mass media and educators. Aside for this being the simplest understanding of the word shechar, it emerges explicitly from the words of many Rishonim who limit it to shechar and certain non-grape wines. 43 Rid 44 writes that the motivation of the decree was to prevent Jews from getting drunk with nochrim, highlighting the connection to alcohol as well.
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The Jewish Law of Marriage and Divorce in Ancient and Modern

M. Mielziner

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He’s the scion of a philanthropy-minded Jewish family from New Jersey that is one of the biggest names in New York real estate. There were no fatalities and no permanent injuries, only dislocated limbs, bloodied heads and noses, and damage requiring dental work. "Like commandos, they were gone before the police arrived, "writes Teller." Tour Pro Life March 29, 2016 Bubba Watson's half-court shot at the Orlando Magic game defied the laws of physics.
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Equity in Jewish Law: Beyond Equity : Halakhic Aspirationism

Aaron Kirschenbaum

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There can be no civilian pockets under Israeli rule on Palestinian land... The rapid destruction of forests, whether rain forests in Brazil or old growth forests in Oregon and Washington, is the antithesis of this Jewish ideal. Not only do I expose Paul as a false apostle, but I also show that he is in all probability the very false apostle and "liar" Yeshua commended the Ephesian congregation for exposing as recorded in the book of Revelation.
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The Invaluable Pearl: The Unique Status of Women in Judaism

H. E. Yedidiah Ghatan

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While Judah Halevi held that Israel was created to fulfill the Torah, he wrote that there would be no Torah were there no Israel. The Governor shall study and submit for the consideration and decision of the Trusteeship Council a plan for the establishment of special town units consisting, respectively, of the Jewish and Arab sections of new Jerusalem. The Torah commands us not to stand idly over someone else’s blood, thereby imposing a responsibility to care for others. In Israel, Modern Orthodox Judaism is dominated by Religious Zionism (alternatively called “national-religious”).
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Rites and Rank

Saul M. Olyan

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I read with great interest your op-ed “ Lechery, Immodesty, and the Talmud ” in the New York Times last week. The Torah is  the religious text used in Judaism. Like all occupations, Israel’s was founded on brute force, repression and fear, collaboration and treachery, beatings and torture chambers, and daily intimidation, humiliation and manipulation.” Israeli historian, Benny Morris, “Righteous Victims.” “Just an hour’s drive from Jerusalem, a cruel drama has been underway for the past five months, the likes of which have not been seen since the early days of the Israeli occupation, but the majority of Israelis are taking absolutely no interest in it.
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Early Rabbinic Civil Law and the Social History of Roman

Hayim Lapin

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Human wickedness was released against �the Holy and Just One� (Ac 3:14) and put him in a state of terrible wretchedness. The survey methodology, topline and full questionnaire are included in appendices. When the press reported the anti-Bund incidents, they referred to Lansky and his friends as "the Jewish gangsters." All women who had their sons circumcised were publicly marched around the city of Jerusalem and then thrown from the high walls to their death. Yet for 38 years Neil Young has been reminding adoring audiences about “ Cortez the Killer ”, discreetly omitting Tlacaelel the killer and the killer people whom Cortez killed.
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How Does Jewish Law Work?, Vol. 2: A Rabbi Analyzes 119 More

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What does keeping kosher mean? "Keeping kosher" means adhering to kosher standards. As regards the earthly Temple, the New Testament, borrowing terms prepared by the Old Testament, relativises the adequacy of a material edifice as a dwelling place of God (Ac 7:48), and points to a relationship with God where the emphasis is on interiority. The Catholics claim they believe in the virgin birth. This situation was ended by the emancipation—the freeing of European Jews from legal restrictions—that began in Europe in the late 18th century.
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Religion and Law: How through Halakhah Judaism Sets Forth

Jacob Neusner

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The custom continues to this day. Cleaning For Passover: There is no doubt that Passover is the most challenging holiday for which to prepare. The apostolic ministry is at the service of the �new covenant� (2 Co 3:6), which is not �of the letter�, like that of Sinai, but �of the Spirit�, in accordance with the prophecies which promised that God would write his Law �on their hearts� (Jr 31:33) and give �a new spirit� that would be his Spirit. 135 Paul mentions more than once the covenant-law of Sinai, 136 he contrasts it with the covenant-promise of Abraham.
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A Tree of Life: Diversity, Flexibility, and Creativity in

Louis Jacobs

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Moses died in the year 2488, just before the people crossed over into the Promised Land (Deut. 32:51). In many Italian cities, the ghetto had been restored even after Napoleon had knocked down its walls. I am told they are very good, and they have an excellent reputation.) There are also a great many good books in English (until you are proficient in Hebrew) to study about Judaism. On a deeper level though, the reason why alcohol is not forbidden completely is because of the basic perspective that Torah sheds on the world: It does not shy away and depart from the world, but niether does it become subservient to it.
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