Forward Series Highlight

Stop Worrying About Your Future Grandchildren That Aren't

Wedding bells are ringing for an Asian woman and her Jewish fiance but their parents only want to talk about future grandchildren. How to explain that they may not even have kids?

For Rav Aharon Lichtenstein, Faith Was Life — and Life Was Act of Faith

Rav Aharon Lichtenstein, who died this week at 81, saw the obligation to be faithful and to teach other as self-evident — it was his default way of living.

How To Make Kidney Donors Whole

EDITORIAL: Donating a kidney is an extraordinary act of charity, but it’s also expensive and risky. That’s why we need to compensate those who undertake this life-saving kindness.

The Just Way To Share Water

With Earth Day upon us, Dan Friedman reflects on the draught plaguing the West Coast and asks: How should we should allocate water justly — and Jewishly?

Is It Right To Give Kidney to Jews Only?

Paul Berger’s in-depth story about Renewal, an Orthodox group that promotes life-saving kidney transplants, mostly resulted in only praise for its incredible success in making ultra-Orthodox Jews to give away their organs at an amazingly high rate.