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Belief: God made world, runs it. Remember that we don’t always see big picture. (14 words, 80 characters) link to similar

Kashrut is: following Torah laws for eating. Turns eating from physical to spiritual. Is not: for health reasons, or food blessed by rabbi. (23 words, 140 characters) link to similar

Shabbat: God rested, so do we. (6 words, 30 characters) link to similar

Tzniut: More than clothes, it’s how we present ourselves to world. Modesty both in dress and in actions. (18 words, 104 characters) link to similar

Jewish views on genetic selection for children?

Resonsibility for a neighbor going through hard times?

Parent's right to try to persuade?

Mean to a sibling? How do I know when I am?

Right to privacy even for despicable things?

Is one obliged to inform a seller of the value of an item?

Use/Abuse Homeless Guests in Synagogue for Publicity?

Does G-d trully create soul mates?

Level of personal honesty in a job interview?

Can adulterers marry after proper divorce?

What does Judaism say about intermarriage?

How re-gain trust & be believed after lying?

Kosher options on the road?

Crossing a line when chating on the internet.

Are we judged by G-d for our thoughts and fantasies?

Obsessed with Money?

Stem Cell Research?

Teaching children self esteem.

Is the State of Israel a central focus of the Judaism?

How long is too long to date before engagement?

How do I measure whether I'm living up to what God expects?

Sexual roles: is female domination okay?

Baby Naming

Respecting the Law of the Land?

How long one should date before getting married?

Hiring or asking someone to say Kaddish for your relative?

Obligation to Exercise?

Obligation to care for aging parents.

Halachic obligation for a Jew to move to Israel

What is the Jewish view on organ transplants?

Internet Infidelity?

For inclusion purposes & Israeli citizenship, who is a Jew?

What do I do with suspected stolen goods I bought?

Is Organ or Tissue Donation Okay for Jews?

Grieving family after losing son to a drug overdose.

Is God a He? What gender do we use to reference God?

Can Israel be both a democracy and a Jewish state?

What is the Jewish response to natural tragedy?

What is the Jewish position on an afterlife?

Gun Control?

Watching porn? Judging others? What is worse?

Can Jews be cremated?

Should I write about Jewish law on a sex worker's blog?

I discovered Jewish heritage in my family - now what?

Marital obligation to my spouse diagnosed dementia?

Pressure to marry 'Jewish' racism & cause for anti-Semitism?

Is the religious divide to great to respect each other?

If my friend is cheating on her spouse, what should I do?

Dirty Donation?

Tree & Santa in Shul at Christmas for Homeless guests?

What are the basic requirements to convert to Judaism?

How far should I push with learning Torah?

Asking for Forgiveness - What is removed?

What is a woman to do if her husband just won't work?

Breaking the news that I'm now a Jew!

What is the Torah view on recycling?

Obligation to Last Wishes?

Why does G-d let suffering repeat?

Tatoos and Judaism?

Who can follow a Mitzvah?

All sinners, all the time? Are we failures in religion?

Jewish stance on mourning an abusive parent?

Why don't some Ultra-Orthodox Jews celebrate Yom Haatzmaut?

Can a non-practicing mom raise a Jewish child? Should she?

What is the position on "embryo reduction"?

What to do about restricting Jewish religious expression?

Family diversity: Observant VS Not Observant?

Can a Jew enter a Church?

Does family Jewish heritage long ago make me a Jew?

How important is it to be buried in a Jewish cemetery?

Jewish values on breeding dogs as a business?

Is there an obligation to vote pro-Israel?

Modesty and appearance for unmarried young adults?

Is there an obligation for every Jew to visit Israel?

Asking for Forgiveness?

Can art be seperated from vile views of the artist?

Is the timing of an unveiling set by Jewish law?

Is there universal acceptance of any process of conversion?

Using a false identity to post things online?

Do we celebrate a conversion?

What the #?%*! Boycott Israel?

Should Jewish leaders criticize Israel's policies in public?

Jewish values about being a sperm donor to a couple?

Jewish stand on women praying wearing Tefillin and a Tallit.

Mourners & Well-wishing during holidays in Judaism ?

Is “Freedom of Speech” a Torah/Jewish value?

Can you lie to your boss to get another job?

What makes a Jews' compliance to ethics uniquely Jewish?

Are there rules for placing a Ner Tamid?

Can you say Kaddish for someone not buried?

Jewish woman wearing short shorts or bikinis?

What does Yom Haatzmaut mean to American Jews?

Dressing Modestly

Kashrut that incorporates standards of humane slaughter?

Must we mourn the temple's destruction?

Required to Perform on Shabbat - What now?

How much food on Shabbat is too much?

What is the view on illegal immigration in Israel?

Can a single women use IVF?

What about TV? Should we refrain?

How does the concept of “tzedakah” apply to government?

Jewish ethical obligation to tell co-worker to fly right?

Jewish view on abortion?

What is the meaning of 'my prayers are with you' in Judaism?

Jew by Choice


Must I fix my relationship with my son?

Discussing political issues in religious terms.

Should a Rabbi engage in political speech from the bima?

Mourning for an abusing living person to bring healing?

Making amends to a wronged person that didn't know?

Jewish perspective on how to debate political matters?

Can just part of a family convert to Judaism?

How should employers treat employees?

Dressing Tznius (modesty).

Who can serve as a Jewish witness at a wedding?

Photos on Headstones?

Why do women cover their eyes when lighting Shabbat candles?

Does the Talmud carry the same authority as the Torah?

Jewish mourning for non-Jewish parents?

Is leaving information out considered lying?

Grieving Mom

Jewish faith's belief about afterlife or eternity.

Explain how God is the Supreme Being.

Marriage to fulfill a mitzvah more important than for love?

Carrying our wishes of the deceased in Judaism

How can Jewish values help us repent for our sins?

Obligation to children in will?

How come dairy (taken from animals) can't touch meats?

Are criminals worthy of our forgiveness?

Is a medical test that mixes human and animal cells okay?

When must one reveal that they are a convert?

Are African American converts accepted within Judaism?

Bad situation vs a good situation?

Am I a Jew?

Ritual status of person whose job is to deal with the dead?

Can a Jew be buried with a tattoo?

Veteran's Day is an opportunity to honor our veterans?

Can Jews of one ethnicity adopt customs of another?

What is the ideal way to give tzedakah, charity?

Why on Sukkot do we focus on huts?

Is an adulterous spouse off-limits?

Do woman have the same obligations as men in prayer?

Is there a specific obligation to vote?

Addiction to cybersex?

The Kotel: how far is too far? Who gets to say?

Should kashrut be connected to ethical treatment of workers?

Can a Jew and non Jew be married synagogue?

Changing my Hebrew name - disrespectful?

Holding on too long to hopes & dreams for an adult child?

Is being trustworthy a mitzvah?

Whose conversions are accepted in Israel?

Can we benefit from past atrocities and war crimes?

What is the essence of "a good life" ?

Better to convert or to marry and have children first?

How honest must I be in a recommendation?

How does one deal with forgiveness of themself?

What is my Jewish name?

Jewish responses to lust & masturbation?

Is it appropriate to drape a casket with a flag for vet?

When to light Shabbat candles?

Are Body Farms Permissable?

Surrogate Mother?

What does Judaism tell me about sexual urges?

Why are Ashkenazic Jews be named after a deceased person?

Are we obligated to give to the homeless?

What can and can't I do regarding Shabbat in the U.S. Army?

Report to police a crime by a Jew?

The process of teshuvah in Judaism.

What is the Jewish view regarding abortion?

What if it looks non-kosher?

Is recycling and saving the planet a mitzvah?

Where does Kol Nidre service fit into Yom Kippur?

What constitutes adultery?

Stand up for Israel

Repetition of the same sin - can it be for the good?

Was Moses a Bad Father and/or Spouse?

Rules of Kashrut do not allow one to mix milk and meat?

Is there an obligation to leave a country dangerous to Jews?

In a pinch, ok to use a phone app for praying on Shabbat?

Is it cheating to take too long of a lunch break?

When can you postpose a brit milah?

Must I attend High Holiday services?

How has the Shoah (Holocaust) affected rabbinic Judaism?

Leap Year AGAIN?

Is it Okay to sell an unkosher Torah?

Are we required to move to Israel?

Shaving with a razor instead of an electric shaver?

Judaism - Who is the mother?

V’ahavta l’Reacha Kamocha

Jewish view on resurrection of the dead - physical status?

Sex in public?

Electric Shabbat and Havdalah Candles?

Are some Jewish people not suited to marriage?

Invitation to an Unveiling?

Must we attend Kol Nidre?

Commemorating Jewish Days of Tragedy.

My mother is not Jewish - my father is Jewish.

In Jewish view, must a captain go down with his ship?

“what’s in it for me” Torah observance?

Why is there a tradition to say chapters of Tehillim?

Nudity within a Marriage - Jewish views?

Can Masorti converts wed in an Orthodox shul?

May a Gentile attend Jewish services?

Must we honor an abusive parent?

Are combat sports like boxing okay?

Holding an unveiling service on a holiday!

Intermarriage Problem?

Dangerous Facebook post by teen.

Balancing Mitzvot

No relations - Divorce?

What is the significance Tu B'Av?

Assisted living dining together

Why are closed adoptions discouraged?

Supporting public schools, beyond my tax dollars?

Jewish view on testing using healthy persons?

Why not cremation?

Should a minority impose their wishes on the majority?

Jewish views on mixed-breed animals?

Is aguna a non-orthodox concern?

Are there any parts of a kosher bird that are not kosher?

Can a single mother with a child be accepted as a spouse?

Jewish wedding, unkosher food??

Genetic testing to establish Jewishness?

What does Judaism say about naming a child?

When donate clothes of the deceased?

In Judaism, OK to lie to court to prevent death penalty?

Share scientific truths about global warming?

Who decides who is Jewish?

Is it Kosher to mix vegan 'cheese' and meat?

Strange Customs?
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