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Environmental Issues in Judaism

Submitted on January 12, 2000

ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES IN JUDAISM By: Alain Attar   Today ‘s ecological awareness and debates on wider global issues are in many cases a result... Read more
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Chazal’s Criticism of Moshe Rabbenu

Submitted on January 8, 2000

Chazal’s Criticism of Moshe Rabbenu Sicha Given By HaRav Aharon Lichtenstein zt”l Both sichot that appear here were delivered on Shabbat Parashat Vaera 5755... Read more
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Learning the Talmud from Within

Submitted on January 5, 2000

An Interview with Menahem Kahana This interview originally appeared in Hebrew in Meimad, Vol. 17, August 1999. Translated by Rachel Schloss.     Menahem... Read more
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Talmud Now

Submitted on January 5, 2000

This article originally appeared in Hebrew in Meimad, Vol. 17, August 1999.  (Translated by Rachel Schloss)   The study of Talmud is at the very... Read more
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Shnayim Ohazim: Two [who are] Holding…

Submitted on January 5, 2000

The synopsis of this debate originally appeared in Hebrew in Meimad, Vol. 17, August 1999.   (Translated by Rachel Schloss)   About a year and... Read more
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America’s Jews and Israel

Submitted on December 27, 1999

  From Tradition, Vol. 18 No. I, Summer 1979   “…uphold… ideas long enough, frequently enough, and with inspiration, and some young people are... Read more
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Ten Da’at Index

Submitted on December 18, 1999

Ten Da’at Index: Contemporary issues in Jewish education Achiman, Hanoch, The Use of “Behirah” in Education, 1, 1, 1987, p. 12. ADMINISTRATION Altshul, William,... Read more
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Teaching Ta’amei HaMikra at an Early Age

Submitted on November 15, 1999

Reprinted from Ten Da’at 5/2 1991, pp. 22-23. Recently my family celebrated two semahot; my oldest son, Yonah, became a bar mitzvah, and my... Read more
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Jewish Education for Women

Submitted on November 1, 1999

Reprinted from Ten Daat Vol. III No. 3 pp. 9-11   Formal Jewish education for women is a twentieth century phenomenon initiated by the courageous, dedicated,... Read more
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The Obligation of Women in Lighting the Chanukah Candles

Submitted on November 1, 1999

This article discusses the obligation of women to light the Chanukah candles. It is in Hebrew. To read the article, click here. Read more
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