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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

What is the Jewish view on organ transplants?

Resonsibility for a neighbor going through hard times?

Gun Control?

Is Organ or Tissue Donation Okay for Jews?

What do I do with suspected stolen goods I bought?

Hiring or asking someone to say Kaddish for your relative?

Can Israel be both a democracy and a Jewish state?

What does Judaism say about intermarriage?

Sexual roles: is female domination okay?

Teaching children self esteem.

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

Baby Naming

How re-gain trust & be believed after lying?

Can adulterers marry after proper divorce?

What is the Jewish response to natural tragedy?

Parent's right to try to persuade?

Use/Abuse Homeless Guests in Synagogue for Publicity?

Obsessed with Money?

Respecting the Law of the Land?

Crossing a line when chating on the internet.

How long is too long to date before engagement?

Internet Infidelity?

Stem Cell Research?

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

How long one should date before getting married?

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

Obligation to Exercise?

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

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

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

Right to privacy even for despicable things?

Jewish views on genetic selection for children?

Kosher options on the road?

God He? What language do we use, & what does it mean?

Grieving family after losing son to a drug overdose.

Does G-d trully create soul mates?

Tree & Santa in Shul at Christmas for Homeless guests?

Dirty Donation?

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

Using a false identity to post things online?

Is there universal acceptance of any process of conversion?

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

Does family Jewish heritage long ago make me a Jew?

Do we celebrate a conversion?

Is the timing of an unveiling set by Jewish law?

Marital obligation to my spouse diagnosed dementia?

Modesty and appearance for unmarried young adults?

Watching porn? Judging others? What is worse?

What the #?%*! Boycott Israel?

Asking for Forgiveness?

Is there an obligation to vote pro-Israel?

Asking for Forgiveness?

How far should I push with learning Torah?

What to do about restricting Jewish religious expression?

Can art be seperated from vile views of the artist?

Why does G-d let suffering repeat?

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

Breaking the news that I'm now a Jew!

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

What is the position on "embryo reduction"?

Can a Jew enter a Church?

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

Who can follow a Mitzvah?

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

Is there an obligation for every Jew to visit Israel?


Obligation to Last Wishes?

Jewish values about being a sperm donor to a couple?

What is the Torah view on recycling?

Family diversity: Observant VS Not Observant?

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

Jewish stance on mourning an abusive parent?

I discovered Jewish heritage in my family - now what?

Jewish values on breeding dogs as a business?

Is the religious divide to great to respect each other?

Should Jewish leaders criticize Israel's policies in public?

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

Can a single women use IVF?

Jew by Choice

Must I fix my relationship with my son?

Should a Rabbi engage in political speech from the bima?

What makes a Jews' compliance to ethics uniquely Jewish?


What is the view on illegal immigration in Israel?

Are there rules for placing a Ner Tamid?

What does Yom Haatzmaut mean to American Jews?

Jewish woman wearing short shorts or bikinis?

Marriage to fulfill a mitzvah more important than for love?

What about TV? Should we refrain?

Required to Perform on Shabbat - What now?

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

Why do women cover their eyes when lighting Shabbat candles?

Can you lie to your boss to get another job?

Can you say Kaddish for someone not buried?

How much food on Shabbat is too much?

Dressing Modestly

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

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

How should employers treat employees?

What obligation to care for aging parents?

Dressing Tznius (modesty).

Must we mourn the temple's destruction?

Photos on Headstones?

Jewish perspective on how to debate political matters?

Can just part of a family convert to Judaism?

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

Discussing political issues in religious terms.

Grieving Mom

Who can serve as a Jewish witness at a wedding?

What is the ideal way to give tzedakah, charity?

Am I a Jew?

Is there a specific obligation to vote?

Bad situation vs a good situation?

Surrogate Mother?

Addiction to cybersex?

Can a Jew and non Jew be married synagogue?

Can a Jew be buried with a tattoo?

Obligation to children in will?

Are Body Farms Permissable?

Can Jews of one ethnicity adopt customs of another?

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

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

Are African American converts accepted within Judaism?

Whose conversions are accepted in Israel?

What does Judaism tell me about sexual urges?

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

How honest must I be in a recommendation?

When to light Shabbat candles?

What is my Jewish name?

Do woman have the same obligations as men in prayer?

Why on Sukkot do we focus on huts?

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

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

Is an adulterous spouse off-limits?

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

Can we benefit from past atrocities and war crimes?

Are we obligated to give to the homeless?

Is being trustworthy a mitzvah?

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

Better to convert or to marry and have children first?

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

When must one reveal that they are a convert?

What if it looks non-kosher?

Jewish view on resurrection of the dead - physical status?

My mother is not Jewish - my father is Jewish.

Electric Shabbat and Havdalah Candles?

Are combat sports like boxing okay?

Can Masorti converts wed in an Orthodox shul?

Are we required to move to Israel?

V’ahavta l’Reacha Kamocha

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

Must we honor an abusive parent?

May a Gentile attend Jewish services?

Invitation to an Unveiling?

Stand up for Israel

Why is there a tradition to say chapters of Tehillim?

Was Moses a Bad Father and/or Spouse?

My Boss insists only 1 hour for lunch break.

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

Shaving with a razor instead of an electric shaver?

Are some Jewish people not suited to marriage?

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

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

Sex in public?

Leap Year AGAIN?

Commemorating Jewish Days of Tragedy.

What is the Jewish view regarding abortion?

Holding an unveiling service on a holiday!

Is recycling and saving the planet a mitzvah?

When can you postpose a brit milah?

Judaism - Who is the mother?

What constitutes adultery?

Is it Okay to sell an unkosher Torah?

Genetic testing to establish Jewishness?

Assisted living dining together

Is aguna a non-orthodox concern?

Why not cremation?

No relations - Divorce?

Supporting public schools, beyond my tax dollars?

What is the significance Tu B'Av?

When donate clothes of the deceased?

Jewish wedding, unkosher food??

Intermarriage Problem?

Balancing Mitzvot

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

Jewish views on mixed-breed animals?

Jewish view on testing using healthy persons?

What does Judaism say about naming a child?

Dangerous Facebook post by teen.

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

Why are closed adoptions discouraged?

Should a minority impose their wishes on the majority?

Share scientific truths about global warming?

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

Strange Customs?

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

Must I attend High Holiday services?

Who decides who is Jewish?
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