Professional Development

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Voluntary Turnover of Rebbes In Jewish Day Schools in Isolated Communities

Submitted on June 10, 2002

Originally appeared in Ten Da’at  Volume XIII, Winter 2000 Background It has often been observed within the profession that there exists a relatively high... Read more
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Responsa: Man in Space

Submitted on June 6, 2002

This article is a Hebrew responsa that deals with the Halakhic implications of a man in space. בס”ד יום רביעי כ”א מר”ח תשס”ב ירושלים... Read more
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Faith and Doubt

Submitted on June 6, 2002

This article originally appeared in Tradition 9 (1967), pp. 14-51.   The problem to which this paper is addressed is of momentous importance. How... Read more
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When Must Soldiers Disobey Direct Orders? A Biblical, Talmudic, Midrashic Analysis of An All Too Contemporary Question

Submitted on May 23, 2002

Background: A news article appearing in The New York Times on Sunday, February 10, 2002, dealt with the petition of some Israeli reservists protesting... Read more
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Jewish Education in a World Adrift

Submitted on May 7, 2002

This article originally appeared in Tradition 11, 3 (1970), pp. 5-12. Quite a few years ago I read a slim little volume, entitled Education in a... Read more
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Fate, Destiny & Shivat Tziyon: The RAV on Religious Zionism

Submitted on April 28, 2002

Max Stern Division of Communal Services Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary An Affiliate of Yeshiva University   TEXTS AND TOPICS IN TEACHING LIMMUDEI KODESH... Read more
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Jewish Community High School Education for Everyone; Really? Counteracting Intermarriage and Assimilation

Submitted on April 22, 2002

This article originally appeared in Ten Da’at, Vol. XIII.        “School Craze: Jewish High Schooling Goes Boom” reads the title of a recent... Read more
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State and Religion

Submitted on April 10, 2002

First appeared in Tradition Volume 12, No.3-4 (Winter/Spring 1972) A. General Principles (1) The state has no intrinsic value; only an instrumental value. This principle is common... Read more
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Hallel on Yom Ha’atzmaut

Submitted on April 9, 2002

Appeared in Tradition, Volume 3, No. 3 (Spring 1961)   In the Spring 1960 issue of TRADITION, Rabbi Meyer Karlin presents an excellent summary... Read more
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It Takes a Kehilla to Make a Mensch: Building Jewish Identity as Part of Overall Identity

Submitted on March 20, 2002

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