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Reading On Faith

If you were to pick a book to teach ethics to kids you would not, at first glance, choose the Bible with its complicated story lines, flawed characters and often ambiguous messages. 2,274 more words

Judaism by spiritual authorities and Judaism by spiritual people

The very essence of any religion is to define moral principles of human existence – what is Good and what is Bad in the human life, and what are acceptable means to strengthen Good and suppress Bad. 750 more words

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Mixed Messages

by Paul Beckman

Time was all he had left. He knew he had time but he wanted more no matter how much he had. He thought he could barter his way to more time. 414 more words

Flash Fiction

Rhode Island rabbi reports uptick in anti-Semitic harassment (VERY VERY GOOD!!!)

PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island (AP) — A rabbi who leads a Modern Orthodox synagogue said on Wednesday he and his congregants are growing accustomed to the toll of anti-Semitic taunts that have become a “not irregular feature of life” before and after the presidential election. 500 more words

Daily News

A Wise Rabbi - Give Thanks!

In Budapest, a man goes to the rabbi and complains, “Life is unbearable. There are nine of us living in one room. What can I do?” 143 more words


Todah Rabah - By Marc

The idea of expressing gratitude should be in the lexicon of every human being. It is a humbling and powerful approach to living. This notion is certainly not owned by one religion, but since this is a blog on Judaism, I would like to express it from a Jewish point of view. 1,251 more words

Posts By Marc


Rabbi Girshberg seemed to be having a great time yesterday at KohserFest !! #kosherfest #delarosa

The Exhibit hall featured 350+ producers, distributors and suppliers of certified kosher foods and services.Exhibitors from all over the world including Israel, Italy, India, Japan, Czech Republic, Philippines and Sri Lanka attended. 70 more words