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Belief: God made world, runs it. Remember that we don’t always see big picture. (14 words, 80 characters) link to similar

Kashrut is: following Torah laws for eating. Turns eating from physical to spiritual. Is not: for health reasons, or food blessed by rabbi. (23 words, 140 characters) link to similar

Shabbat: God rested, so do we. (6 words, 30 characters) link to similar

Tzniut: More than clothes, it’s how we present ourselves to world. Modesty both in dress and in actions. (18 words, 104 characters) link to similar

Can adulterers marry after proper divorce?

Are we judged by G-d for our thoughts and fantasies?

Can Israel be both a democracy and a Jewish state?

Teaching children self esteem.

Use/Abuse Homeless Guests in Synagogue for Publicity?

Obligation to care for aging parents.

Crossing a line when chating on the internet.

How do I measure whether I'm living up to what God expects?

Internet Infidelity?

What is the Jewish position on an afterlife?

Gun Control?

Resonsibility for a neighbor going through hard times?

What does Judaism say about intermarriage?

Does G-d trully create soul mates?

Baby Naming

How re-gain trust & be believed after lying?

Kosher options on the road?

Obsessed with Money?

Halachic obligation for a Jew to move to Israel

Respecting the Law of the Land?

Right to privacy even for despicable things?

Grieving family after losing son to a drug overdose.

Is Organ or Tissue Donation Okay for Jews?

Obligation to Exercise?

For inclusion purposes & Israeli citizenship, who is a Jew?

How long is too long to date before engagement?

Jewish views on genetic selection for children?

What is the Jewish view on organ transplants?

Hiring or asking someone to say Kaddish for your relative?

Mean to a sibling? How do I know when I am?

Is God a He? What gender do we use to reference God?

Is one obliged to inform a seller of the value of an item?

How long one should date before getting married?

Is the State of Israel a central focus of the Judaism?

Sexual roles: is female domination okay?

What is the Jewish response to natural tragedy?

Parent's right to try to persuade?

What do I do with suspected stolen goods I bought?

Stem Cell Research?

Level of personal honesty in a job interview?

Jewish stance on mourning an abusive parent?

Using a false identity to post things online?

Mourners & Well-wishing during holidays in Judaism ?

What is the position on "embryo reduction"?

If my friend is cheating on her spouse, what should I do?

Is the religious divide to great to respect each other?

Jewish values about being a sperm donor to a couple?

Does family Jewish heritage long ago make me a Jew?

Should I write about Jewish law on a sex worker's blog?

How important is it to be buried in a Jewish cemetery?

Is there universal acceptance of any process of conversion?

Dirty Donation?

Tree & Santa in Shul at Christmas for Homeless guests?

What to do about restricting Jewish religious expression?

Why don't some Ultra-Orthodox Jews celebrate Yom Haatzmaut?

All sinners, all the time? Are we failures in religion?

Jewish values on breeding dogs as a business?

Family diversity: Observant VS Not Observant?

Pressure to marry 'Jewish' racism & cause for anti-Semitism?

Obligation to Last Wishes?

Tatoos and Judaism?

Do we celebrate a conversion?

I discovered Jewish heritage in my family - now what?

Is the timing of an unveiling set by Jewish law?

Why does G-d let suffering repeat?

Who can follow a Mitzvah?

Watching porn? Judging others? What is worse?

Should Jewish leaders criticize Israel's policies in public?

What are the basic requirements to convert to Judaism?

Can Jews be cremated?

Asking for Forgiveness - What is removed?

Marital obligation to my spouse diagnosed dementia?

How far should I push with learning Torah?

Can art be seperated from vile views of the artist?

Can a non-practicing mom raise a Jewish child? Should she?

Is there an obligation to vote pro-Israel?

Is there an obligation for every Jew to visit Israel?

What is a woman to do if her husband just won't work?

What is the Torah view on recycling?

Jewish stand on women praying wearing Tefillin and a Tallit.

What the #?%*! Boycott Israel?

Modesty and appearance for unmarried young adults?

Can a Jew enter a Church?

Breaking the news that I'm now a Jew!

Asking for Forgiveness?

Jewish ethical obligation to tell co-worker to fly right?

Is “Freedom of Speech” a Torah/Jewish value?

What about TV? Should we refrain?

Explain how God is the Supreme Being.

Jew by Choice

Jewish perspective on how to debate political matters?


Discussing political issues in religious terms.

Dressing Modestly

Can a single women use IVF?

How should employers treat employees?

Can just part of a family convert to Judaism?

What makes a Jews' compliance to ethics uniquely Jewish?

Can you say Kaddish for someone not buried?

What is the meaning of 'my prayers are with you' in Judaism?

Mourning for an abusing living person to bring healing?

Are there rules for placing a Ner Tamid?

Is leaving information out considered lying?

What is the view on illegal immigration in Israel?

Must I fix my relationship with my son?

What does Yom Haatzmaut mean to American Jews?

Should a Rabbi engage in political speech from the bima?

How much food on Shabbat is too much?

Must we mourn the temple's destruction?

Jewish woman wearing short shorts or bikinis?

Making amends to a wronged person that didn't know?

Dressing Tznius (modesty).

How does the concept of “tzedakah” apply to government?

Grieving Mom

Required to Perform on Shabbat - What now?

Kashrut that incorporates standards of humane slaughter?

Jewish faith's belief about afterlife or eternity.

Marriage to fulfill a mitzvah more important than for love?

Who can serve as a Jewish witness at a wedding?

Photos on Headstones?

Jewish view on abortion?

Does the Talmud carry the same authority as the Torah?

Why do women cover their eyes when lighting Shabbat candles?

Jewish mourning for non-Jewish parents?

Can you lie to your boss to get another job?

Am I a Jew?

What does Judaism tell me about sexual urges?

Whose conversions are accepted in Israel?

How does one deal with forgiveness of themself?

What can and can't I do regarding Shabbat in the U.S. Army?

Is being trustworthy a mitzvah?

Is an adulterous spouse off-limits?

Why on Sukkot do we focus on huts?

Obligation to children in will?

Do woman have the same obligations as men in prayer?

How honest must I be in a recommendation?

Holding on too long to hopes & dreams for an adult child?

Veteran's Day is an opportunity to honor our veterans?

Carrying our wishes of the deceased in Judaism

Better to convert or to marry and have children first?

Can Jews of one ethnicity adopt customs of another?

Bad situation vs a good situation?

Jewish responses to lust & masturbation?

Can a Jew be buried with a tattoo?

Are African American converts accepted within Judaism?

Report to police a crime by a Jew?

Why are Ashkenazic Jews be named after a deceased person?

What is my Jewish name?

Are criminals worthy of our forgiveness?

What is the essence of "a good life" ?

Surrogate Mother?

How can Jewish values help us repent for our sins?

Is there a specific obligation to vote?

Are we obligated to give to the homeless?

The Kotel: how far is too far? Who gets to say?

What is the ideal way to give tzedakah, charity?

When to light Shabbat candles?

Ritual status of person whose job is to deal with the dead?

Changing my Hebrew name - disrespectful?

Should kashrut be connected to ethical treatment of workers?

Addiction to cybersex?

Is a medical test that mixes human and animal cells okay?

How come dairy (taken from animals) can't touch meats?

Are Body Farms Permissable?

Can a Jew and non Jew be married synagogue?

When must one reveal that they are a convert?

Is it appropriate to drape a casket with a flag for vet?

Can we benefit from past atrocities and war crimes?

Stand up for Israel

Must I attend High Holiday services?

“what’s in it for me” Torah observance?

Are combat sports like boxing okay?

My mother is not Jewish - my father is Jewish.

Is it cheating to take too long of a lunch break?

In a pinch, ok to use a phone app for praying on Shabbat?

Is recycling and saving the planet a mitzvah?

Can Masorti converts wed in an Orthodox shul?

What is the Jewish view regarding abortion?

How has the Shoah (Holocaust) affected rabbinic Judaism?

Must we honor an abusive parent?

When can you postpose a brit milah?

Rules of Kashrut do not allow one to mix milk and meat?

What if it looks non-kosher?

Are some Jewish people not suited to marriage?

Repetition of the same sin - can it be for the good?

May a Gentile attend Jewish services?

Commemorating Jewish Days of Tragedy.

Why is there a tradition to say chapters of Tehillim?

The process of teshuvah in Judaism.

Invitation to an Unveiling?

V’ahavta l’Reacha Kamocha

Electric Shabbat and Havdalah Candles?

Must we attend Kol Nidre?

Is it Okay to sell an unkosher Torah?

What constitutes adultery?

Where does Kol Nidre service fit into Yom Kippur?

Jewish view on resurrection of the dead - physical status?

Shaving with a razor instead of an electric shaver?

Is there an obligation to leave a country dangerous to Jews?

Holding an unveiling service on a holiday!

Judaism - Who is the mother?

Leap Year AGAIN?

Sex in public?

Nudity within a Marriage - Jewish views?

Are we required to move to Israel?

Was Moses a Bad Father and/or Spouse?

In Jewish view, must a captain go down with his ship?

Intermarriage Problem?

Should a minority impose their wishes on the majority?

Can a single mother with a child be accepted as a spouse?

Balancing Mitzvot

What is the significance Tu B'Av?

Dangerous Facebook post by teen.

Jewish view on testing using healthy persons?

Are there any parts of a kosher bird that are not kosher?

No relations - Divorce?

Supporting public schools, beyond my tax dollars?

Genetic testing to establish Jewishness?

What does Judaism say about naming a child?

Why are closed adoptions discouraged?

Is aguna a non-orthodox concern?

When donate clothes of the deceased?

Jewish views on mixed-breed animals?

Assisted living dining together

Why not cremation?

Jewish wedding, unkosher food??

Share scientific truths about global warming?

Who decides who is Jewish?

Strange Customs?

In Judaism, OK to lie to court to prevent death penalty?

Is it Kosher to mix vegan 'cheese' and meat?
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