Halakhah

With the Days of Awe just on the horizon, we rebroadcast a fascinating conversation about the nature of the Jewish Orthodox community and the human capacity for change.

Sept. 23 2022 12:01AM

Levirate marriage for the 21st century, or desecration of corpses?

Aug. 29 2022 12:01AM

A question distinct from that of the halakhic permissibility of abortion.

Michael Broyde
July 5 2022 12:01AM

A laborer complains about an abusive boss.

Henry Abramson
May 23 2022 12:01AM

Roe was a sledgehammer, and wrongly wielded.

Avi Shafran
May 10 2022 12:01AM

Can calling something “pork” render it non-kosher?

May 4 2022 12:01AM

“Checklists are for driving licenses, not for religious courts.”

April 11 2022 12:01AM

An open letter from Orthodox rabbinic leaders.

Binyamin Blau, Mark Dratch, Leonard Matanky, Michael Taubes, Moishe Bane and Moshe Hauer
April 6 2022 12:01AM

The sacred charge to build upon the foundation that God created.

Moshe Kurtz
March 22 2022 12:01AM

Promising new technologies raise religious questions.

Feb. 23 2022 12:01AM

Rupture and reconstruction.

Haym Soloveitchik
Feb. 15 2022 12:01AM

Shmitah is a way of acknowledging that the earth is the Lord’s.

Baruch Sterman
Jan. 20 2022 12:01AM

The Arba’ah Turim incunabulum.

Jerusalem Post
Jan. 20 2022 12:01AM

“A fetus might not be a person in Jewish law, but it is a potential person, and must therefore be protected.”

Dec. 6 2021 12:01AM