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Posts Tagged: Ten Commandments

May 1, 2016 6:37 am
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What Is Good?

The core question of any discussion about ethics is: What is “good”? If we humans think we ought to have some standards of behavior and...

June 20, 2014 3:52 pm
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GEEOHDEE

It has now become a requirement of Orthodoxy that wherever one writes the word made up of the letters GEE OH DEE in reference to...

February 27, 2013 1:52 am
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Two Types of Religious Encounter

Framing the epic events of this week's sedra (Bible portion) are two objects - the two sets of tablets, the first given before, the...

February 5, 2013 11:51 am
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Peres in Knesset Opening Speech: Israel’s Enemies Should Not be “Mistaken About Our Abilities Both Overt and Covert”

Israeli President Shimon Peres opened the 19th Knesset today with a warning: "I recommend to our enemies not to be mistaken about our abilities both...

December 7, 2012 12:34 pm
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Is British Journalism Antisemitic?

On the front page of this week's Jewish Chronicle, tabloid legend Kelvin MacKenzie asks: 'Is British journalism basically antisemitic?' Kelvin, a former editor of The Sun...

November 7, 2011 12:01 am
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An Unforgiving Electorate Invites Mediocrity in Public Office

Readers of this column will know that last week my wife and I, thank God, married off our eldest child. What they will not...

August 21, 2011 4:15 am
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Decline and Fall of British Spirituality

Who is a responsible for the moral rot that has set in Britain? The police are blaming the youth for being hooligans, as...

Culture

‘Jewish Oscars’ Raises Over $500,000 for Special IDF Brigade

A glamorous New York City event hosted by a non-profit organization on Saturday...

New Biography Asks: ‘What If Rabin Had Lived?’ (REVIEW)

JNS.org - Former Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin embodied the qualities of his generation:...

Features

Captain of Communication: IDF Vet Turned Entrepreneur Optimizes Email Usage

JNS.org -- As a former Israel Defense Forces elite special forces captain, Haim Senior...

Chabad Emissaries Coming to Small Jewish Community of South Dakota

JNS.org -- A state boasting just 400 Jews is about to receive its first full-time...

Israeli Pre-Military Academy ‘Breaks You and Builds You Anew’

JNS.org - “Put your hands behind your back and get on your knees,” 19-year-old Noam Ohayon told me. I complied. “Now fall forward...

World

‘Underhanded Tactics’ of BDS Movement Unnerve Jews on College C...

At the University of Michigan, anti-Israel students erected an “apartheid wall” in a central location on campus to confront Jewish...

Israel

Israeli Defense Minister Vows to Prevent WMD From Reaching Hezbollah

JNS.org - Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman said the country is doing "what is necessary" to prevent Syria from funneling advanced military equipment and weapons of mass destruction to the Hezbollah terrorist organization. Speaking...

Middle East

Iranian Foreign Minister Zarif: In US Interest to Remain Committed to Nucle...

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Thursday it was in the interest of the United States to remain...

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