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Grieving family after losing son to a drug overdose.

How long is too long to date before engagement?

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

Genetic testing to establish Jewishness?

Can we benefit from past atrocities and war crimes?

Hiring or asking someone to say Kaddish for your relative?

Jewish view: Covenant Law leads to Good and Evil?

Level of personal honesty in a job interview?

Parent's right to try to persuade?

Can beauty & charm be forces for good in Judaism?

What is the Jewish view on organ transplants?

Can Israel be both a democracy and a Jewish state?

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

Origin of the Hebrew word 'yibum'?

Respecting the Law of the Land?

What do I do with suspected stolen goods I bought?

Kosher options on the road?

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

Who can follow a Mitzvah?

Are some Jewish people not suited to marriage?

Halachic obligation for a Jew to move to Israel

Teaching children self esteem.

Jewish views on genetic selection for children?

What roles can a non-Jew play in the Jewish community?

Stem Cell Research?

Obligation to Exercise?

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

Intermarriage ==> problems or possibilities?

Do we celebrate a conversion?

Government limits?
 
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