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Mission statement/ School philosophy – Columbus Torah Academy

Submitted on May 20, 2007

The religious orientation of Columbus Torah Academy affirms that a Jewish child must be educated to understand that the belief in G-d is the... Read more
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The Status of Women in Halakhic Judaism

Submitted on May 16, 2007

THE STATUS OF WOMEN IN HALAKHIC JUDAISM By: Saul J. Berman This article originally appeared in Tradition, Volume 14:2 1973   INTRODUCTION The strident... Read more
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Between Love and Rebuke

Submitted on May 16, 2007

BETWEEN LOVE AND REBUKE By  Shear Yashuv Cohen, Chief Rabbi of Haifa and president of Ariel Institute, Jerusalem. This article originally appeared in Tradition... Read more
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“Ger ve-Toshav Anokhi”: Modernity and Traditionalism in the Life and Thought of Rabbi Joseph B. Soloveitchik

Submitted on May 16, 2007

This article originally appeared in Tradition 29:1, 1994 I Even during the lifetime of Rabbi Soloveitchik, a debate arose amongst his interpreters and closest disciples as... Read more
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Conversion in Jewish Law

Submitted on May 15, 2007

This article originally appeared in Tradition 14:2, 1974 INTRODUCTION Attitudes towards conversion is one of the most crucial issues confronting Judaism today. The Jewish community... Read more
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Towards a Definition of Humility

Submitted on May 15, 2007

This article originally appeared in TRADITION, Volume 13, 1973 Judaism requires humility on both religious and human grounds. It is a necessary ingredient in the... Read more
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And Sarah Laughed…

Submitted on May 15, 2007

  This article originally appeared in Tradition, Volume 31, Spring, 1997. Appears here with permission.   One of the more enigmatic passages in the... Read more
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Guarding the Treasure: A Review Essay

Submitted on May 10, 2007

Guarding the Torah A review essay of Tamar Ross’ “Expanding the Palace of Torah: Orthodoxy and Feminism” To read the review, click here. Read more
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Real Siddur Teaching: What I Know about Prayer Education

Submitted on April 26, 2007

This article explores ways in which to motivate students to involve themselves in communal Jewish prayer in a regular way, presently, as well as... Read more
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Readings for a Yom Ha’atzmaut Seuda

Submitted on April 17, 2007

This article is collection of readings in Hebrew that are appropriate to be read during a Yom Ha’atzmaut Seuda. To read the article, click... Read more
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