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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

What does Judaism say about intermarriage?

Can adulterers marry after proper divorce?

What do I do with suspected stolen goods I bought?

How long one should date before getting married?

What is the Jewish response to natural tragedy?

Is Organ or Tissue Donation Okay for Jews?

Grieving family after losing son to a drug overdose.

Sexual roles: is female domination okay?

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

Internet Infidelity?

Teaching children self esteem.

Crossing a line when chating on the internet.

Resonsibility for a neighbor going through hard times?

What is the Jewish view on organ transplants?

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

Respecting the Law of the Land?

Hiring or asking someone to say Kaddish for your relative?

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

Parent's right to try to persuade?

How long is too long to date before engagement?

Gun Control?

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

Use/Abuse Homeless Guests in Synagogue for Publicity?

Baby Naming

Can Israel be both a democracy and a Jewish state?

Stem Cell Research?

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

Right to privacy even for despicable things?

How re-gain trust & be believed after lying?

Kosher options on the road?

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

God He? What language do we use, & what does it mean?

Obsessed with Money?

Obligation to Exercise?

Jewish views on genetic selection for children?

Does G-d trully create soul mates?

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

Tree & Santa in Shul at Christmas for Homeless guests?

How far should I push with learning Torah?

Asking for Forgiveness?

I discovered Jewish heritage in my family - now what?

Why does G-d let suffering repeat?

Marital obligation to my spouse diagnosed dementia?

What is the Torah view on recycling?

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

Asking for Forgiveness?

Does family Jewish heritage long ago make me a Jew?

Who can follow a Mitzvah?

Can a Jew enter a Church?

Modesty and appearance for unmarried young adults?

Is the religious divide to great to respect each other?

What to do about restricting Jewish religious expression?

What the #?%*! Boycott Israel?

Do we celebrate a conversion?

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

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

Breaking the news that I'm now a Jew!

Using a false identity to post things online?

Is the timing of an unveiling set by Jewish law?

Is there universal acceptance of any process of conversion?

Jewish stance on mourning an abusive parent?


Family diversity: Observant VS Not Observant?

Watching porn? Judging others? What is worse?

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

Dirty Donation?

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

Jewish values about being a sperm donor to a couple?

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

Should Jewish leaders criticize Israel's policies in public?

Is there an obligation to vote pro-Israel?

Obligation to Last Wishes?

What is the position on "embryo reduction"?

Is there an obligation for every Jew to visit Israel?

Jewish values on breeding dogs as a business?

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

Can art be seperated from vile views of the artist?

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

Required to Perform on Shabbat - What now?

What does Yom Haatzmaut mean to American Jews?


Jewish woman wearing short shorts or bikinis?

Jewish perspective on how to debate political matters?

What about TV? Should we refrain?

Marriage to fulfill a mitzvah more important than for love?

Dressing Tznius (modesty).

Can you lie to your boss to get another job?

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

Why do women cover their eyes when lighting Shabbat candles?

Grieving Mom

Can you say Kaddish for someone not buried?

Are there rules for placing a Ner Tamid?

Can a single women use IVF?

How should employers treat employees?

Can just part of a family convert to Judaism?

How much food on Shabbat is too much?

Dressing Modestly

Jew by Choice

Must we mourn the temple's destruction?

Discussing political issues in religious terms.

What obligation to care for aging parents?

Should a Rabbi engage in political speech from the bima?

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

Photos on Headstones?

What is the view on illegal immigration in Israel?

What makes a Jews' compliance to ethics uniquely Jewish?

Must I fix my relationship with my son?

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

Who can serve as a Jewish witness at a wedding?

When to light Shabbat candles?

Can Jews of one ethnicity adopt customs of another?

Can we benefit from past atrocities and war crimes?

Whose conversions are accepted in Israel?

How honest must I be in a recommendation?

Are Body Farms Permissable?

Obligation to children in will?

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

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

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

Can a Jew and non Jew be married synagogue?

What is my Jewish name?

What does Judaism tell me about sexual urges?

Is an adulterous spouse off-limits?

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

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

When must one reveal that they are a convert?

Is being trustworthy a mitzvah?

Can a Jew be buried with a tattoo?

Do woman have the same obligations as men in prayer?

What is the ideal way to give tzedakah, charity?

Are we obligated to give to the homeless?

Addiction to cybersex?

Why on Sukkot do we focus on huts?

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

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

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

Surrogate Mother?

Are African American converts accepted within Judaism?

Better to convert or to marry and have children first?

Is there a specific obligation to vote?

Bad situation vs a good situation?

Am I a Jew?

Are we required to move to Israel?

When can you postpose a brit milah?

Holding an unveiling service on a holiday!

Can Masorti converts wed in an Orthodox shul?

Shaving with a razor instead of an electric shaver?

What if it looks non-kosher?

Electric Shabbat and Havdalah Candles?

What is the Jewish view regarding abortion?

My mother is not Jewish - my father is Jewish.

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

Why is there a tradition to say chapters of Tehillim?

Leap Year AGAIN?

What constitutes adultery?

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

Is it Okay to sell an unkosher Torah?

Stand up for Israel

My Boss insists only 1 hour for lunch break.

Are some Jewish people not suited to marriage?

Must we honor an abusive parent?

Judaism - Who is the mother?

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

Are combat sports like boxing okay?

Commemorating Jewish Days of Tragedy.

Invitation to an Unveiling?

V’ahavta l’Reacha Kamocha

Was Moses a Bad Father and/or Spouse?

May a Gentile attend Jewish services?

Jewish view on resurrection of the dead - physical status?

Is recycling and saving the planet a mitzvah?

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

Sex in public?

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

Balancing Mitzvot

Should a minority impose their wishes on the majority?

Intermarriage Problem?

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

Dangerous Facebook post by teen.

What is the significance Tu B'Av?

Supporting public schools, beyond my tax dollars?

No relations - Divorce?

Why not cremation?

Assisted living dining together

Why are closed adoptions discouraged?

Is aguna a non-orthodox concern?

What does Judaism say about naming a child?

Jewish views on mixed-breed animals?

When donate clothes of the deceased?

Jewish view on testing using healthy persons?

Jewish wedding, unkosher food??

Genetic testing to establish Jewishness?

Share scientific truths about global warming?

Strange Customs?

Who decides who is Jewish?

Must I attend High Holiday services?

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

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