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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

How long is too long to date before engagement?

How re-gain trust & be believed after lying?

Right to privacy even for despicable things?

Grieving family after losing son to a drug overdose.

Kosher options on the road?

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

Obsessed with Money?

Use/Abuse Homeless Guests in Synagogue for Publicity?

Parent's right to try to persuade?

What do I do with suspected stolen goods I bought?

Internet Infidelity?

Does G-d trully create soul mates?

Halachic obligation for a Jew to move to Israel

What is the Jewish view on organ transplants?

What is the Jewish response to natural tragedy?

Sexual roles: is female domination okay?

Stem Cell Research?

Obligation to Exercise?

Respecting the Law of the Land?

Can adulterers marry after proper divorce?

What is the Jewish position on an afterlife?

Can Israel be both a democracy and a Jewish state?

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

Teaching children self esteem.

Hiring or asking someone to say Kaddish for your relative?

Resonsibility for a neighbor going through hard times?

Level of personal honesty in a job interview?

What does Judaism say about intermarriage?

Is Organ or Tissue Donation Okay for Jews?

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

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

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

Gun Control?

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

How long one should date before getting married?

Obligation to care for aging parents.

Crossing a line when chating on the internet.

Jewish views on genetic selection for children?

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

Baby Naming

Can art be seperated from vile views of the artist?

Who can follow a Mitzvah?

Tree & Santa in Shul at Christmas for Homeless guests?

What is the Torah view on recycling?

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

Mourners & Well-wishing during holidays in Judaism ?

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

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

Watching porn? Judging others? What is worse?

Can a Jew enter a Church?

Modesty and appearance for unmarried young adults?

What is the position on "embryo reduction"?

Why does G-d let suffering repeat?

Is the timing of an unveiling set by Jewish law?

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

What the #?%*! Boycott Israel?

Should Jewish leaders criticize Israel's policies in public?

Do we celebrate a conversion?

Is there an obligation to vote pro-Israel?

I discovered Jewish heritage in my family - now what?

What are the basic requirements to convert to Judaism?

Does family Jewish heritage long ago make me a Jew?

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

Asking for Forgiveness - What is removed?

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

What to do about restricting Jewish religious expression?

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

Is the religious divide to great to respect each other?

Marital obligation to my spouse diagnosed dementia?

Is there universal acceptance of any process of conversion?

Asking for Forgiveness?

Obligation to Last Wishes?

Tatoos and Judaism?

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

Jewish values on breeding dogs as a business?

Jewish stand on women praying wearing Tefillin and a Tallit.

How far should I push with learning Torah?

Is there an obligation for every Jew to visit Israel?

Using a false identity to post things online?

Breaking the news that I'm now a Jew!

Jewish stance on mourning an abusive parent?

Jewish values about being a sperm donor to a couple?

Dirty Donation?

Family diversity: Observant VS Not Observant?

Can Jews be cremated?

Required to Perform on Shabbat - What now?

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

Can you say Kaddish for someone not buried?

Jewish woman wearing short shorts or bikinis?

Grieving Mom

Can a single women use IVF?

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

Discussing political issues in religious terms.

Jewish perspective on how to debate political matters?

Kashrut that incorporates standards of humane slaughter?

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

Jewish view on abortion?

Must I fix my relationship with my son?

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

Is leaving information out considered lying?

What is the view on illegal immigration in Israel?

Mourning for an abusing living person to bring healing?

Dressing Tznius (modesty).

Jewish mourning for non-Jewish parents?

Can just part of a family convert to Judaism?

What does Yom Haatzmaut mean to American Jews?

Photos on Headstones?

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

How should employers treat employees?

Explain how God is the Supreme Being.

Are there rules for placing a Ner Tamid?

Who can serve as a Jewish witness at a wedding?

How much food on Shabbat is too much?

Marriage to fulfill a mitzvah more important than for love?

Dressing Modestly

What makes a Jews' compliance to ethics uniquely Jewish?

Jewish faith's belief about afterlife or eternity.

What about TV? Should we refrain?


Does the Talmud carry the same authority as the Torah?

Jew by Choice

Why do women cover their eyes when lighting Shabbat candles?

Can you lie to your boss to get another job?

Should a Rabbi engage in political speech from the bima?

Must we mourn the temple's destruction?

How can Jewish values help us repent for our sins?

Obligation to children in will?

Surrogate Mother?

What does Judaism tell me about sexual urges?

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

Is an adulterous spouse off-limits?

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

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

Can a Jew and non Jew be married synagogue?

Should kashrut be connected to ethical treatment of workers?

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

Can Jews of one ethnicity adopt customs of another?

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

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

Do woman have the same obligations as men in prayer?

When must one reveal that they are a convert?

Why on Sukkot do we focus on huts?

Can a Jew be buried with a tattoo?

Better to convert or to marry and have children first?

Whose conversions are accepted in Israel?

Changing my Hebrew name - disrespectful?

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

Report to police a crime by a Jew?

Can we benefit from past atrocities and war crimes?

Carrying our wishes of the deceased in Judaism

Am I a Jew?

How does one deal with forgiveness of themself?

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

Are Body Farms Permissable?

Why are Ashkenazic Jews be named after a deceased person?

Is there a specific obligation to vote?

Jewish responses to lust & masturbation?

How honest must I be in a recommendation?

Bad situation vs a good situation?

Are criminals worthy of our forgiveness?

What is the essence of "a good life" ?

Are African American converts accepted within Judaism?

Addiction to cybersex?

What is the ideal way to give tzedakah, charity?

What is my Jewish name?

Are we obligated to give to the homeless?

When to light Shabbat candles?

Is being trustworthy a mitzvah?

Nudity within a Marriage - Jewish views?

How has the Shoah (Holocaust) affected rabbinic Judaism?

The process of teshuvah in Judaism.

Judaism - Who is the mother?

Commemorating Jewish Days of Tragedy.

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

Stand up for Israel

Sex in public?

Must we attend Kol Nidre?

Why is there a tradition to say chapters of Tehillim?

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

Holding an unveiling service on a holiday!

Shaving with a razor instead of an electric shaver?

Are combat sports like boxing okay?

What if it looks non-kosher?

Must we honor an abusive parent?

Are some Jewish people not suited to marriage?

Leap Year AGAIN?

Is it Okay to sell an unkosher Torah?

What is the Jewish view regarding abortion?

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

My mother is not Jewish - my father is Jewish.

Electric Shabbat and Havdalah Candles?

Jewish view on resurrection of the dead - physical status?

Can Masorti converts wed in an Orthodox shul?

May a Gentile attend Jewish services?

Invitation to an Unveiling?

V’ahavta l’Reacha Kamocha

Are we required to move to Israel?

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

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

Was Moses a Bad Father and/or Spouse?

Must I attend High Holiday services?

When can you postpose a brit milah?

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

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

Is recycling and saving the planet a mitzvah?

What constitutes adultery?

Where does Kol Nidre service fit into Yom Kippur?

Why are closed adoptions discouraged?

Intermarriage Problem?

Supporting public schools, beyond my tax dollars?

Genetic testing to establish Jewishness?

Is aguna a non-orthodox concern?

Should a minority impose their wishes on the majority?

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

Jewish view on testing using healthy persons?

What does Judaism say about naming a child?

What is the significance Tu B'Av?

Why not cremation?

When donate clothes of the deceased?

Balancing Mitzvot

Dangerous Facebook post by teen.

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

Assisted living dining together

Jewish wedding, unkosher food??

Jewish views on mixed-breed animals?

No relations - Divorce?

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

Strange Customs?

Who decides who is Jewish?

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

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