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Safe Treatment of Animals

Obsessed with Money?

Can you say Kaddish for someone not buried?

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

Can Jews sing Gospel music?

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

Are some Jewish people not suited to marriage?

Teaching children self esteem.

Is Organ or Tissue Donation Okay for Jews?

Baby Naming

Grieving family after losing son to a drug overdose.

What is the Jewish position on an afterlife?

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

Mourners & Well-wishing during holidays in Judaism ?

Jewish views on genetic selection for children?

Stem Cell Research?

Jewish responses to lust?

Government limits?

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

Parent's right to try to persuade?

14, Jewish, & Gay - now what?

Jewish view on testing using healthy persons?

Judaism & the Environment?

MUST a Jew have children?

In overpayment situation, what is required?

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

What do I do with suspected stolen goods I bought?

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

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

What if it looks non-kosher?
 
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