Free-range parenting is the default position.
Cohabitation and kinlessness.
“Race and other dividing factors should be of no consequence to us as Jews.”
Philologos is quite certain the words of the prayer are in German, not Yiddish. But beyond that?
Raising birthrates requires a commitment to values greater than individual self-interest.
From necessity to laughingstock.
And what can be learned from it.
Debates over counting women in a minyan are about more than fairness.
And the role of the family in Jewish life.
We have begun a dangerous journey down the road to moral relativism and individualism.
To know the mind of God we simply need to know what it is to be a parent.
Elliot Jager’s personal reflections on Judaism and infertility.