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Obligation to Exercise?

What is the Jewish view on organ transplants?

Genetic testing to establish Jewishness?

Can we benefit from past atrocities and war crimes?

What is permissible in satisfying one's spouse?

What is the Jewish position on an afterlife?

Respecting the Law of the Land?

Can Jews sing Gospel music?

How long one should date before getting married?

What is the Jewish response to natural tragedy?

MUST a Jew have children?

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

Resonsibility for a neighbor going through hard times?

Halachic obligation for a Jew to move to Israel

Can beauty & charm be forces for good in Judaism?

Memorial for Danish Jews who perished during WW2

Mourners & Well-wishing during holidays in Judaism ?

Kosher options on the road?

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

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

Hiring or asking someone to say Kaddish for your relative?

Jewish responses to lust?

What do I do with suspected stolen goods I bought?

Use/Abuse Homeless Guests in Synagogue for Publicity?

Parent's right to try to persuade?

Who can follow a Mitzvah?

Internet Infidelity?

Baby Naming

Report to police a crime by a Jew?
 
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