Turns out the idea of taxes is as old as the Torah. Seth Rogovoy traces its history from Abraham to the American Civil War.
Orthodox, Conservative and Reform movements all teach that sex is most desirable within marriage and frequently shameful otherwise.
“In other words, you set the Shema for when people are ready to do it.”
I have been researching ultra-Orthodox education for 15 years. Here’s what I’ve found.
The new dictionary is accessible for people with disabilities, and is linked, word by word, to millions of other verses.
Who needs Cinderella when we have the Talmudic story of ‘Lichluchit’?
It’s far deeper than mere legal minutiae.
Our problems began when a vocal minority insisted that classic Torah commentators are always right, in spite of undeniable evidence to the contrary.
The Talmud is more progressive than you think.
Being poor is not a sin — but treating the poor unfairly certainly is.