Here's a great tip:
Enter your email address and we'll send you our weekly magazine by email with fresh, exciting and thoughtful content that will enrich your inbox and your life, week after week. And it's free.
Oh, and don't forget to like our facebook page too!
Printed from chabad.org
Contact Us
Visit us on Facebook

Religion; Religious Ritual

Knowledge Base » G-d and Man » Religion; Religious Ritual
Results 1-10 of 93
Why Does Judaism Make No Sense? In praise of tribal rituals Q&A RankRankRankRankRankRank
Keeping kosher is not a reasonable act, and neither is Shabbat, or the prohibition against mixing wool and linen. These are neither rational nor religious acts—at least not in the modern understanding of “religious” . . .
Encountering my old friend, I saw that it wasn’t too late, that someone else could leave religious life and survive, even appear to thrive. So a new question arose in my mind: What is keeping me here?
“Aren’t there way too many things that you have to do?” “Is there anything in your life that you wish you could do, but you can’t because you’re religious?” The questions came hurtling toward me, one after the next . . .
When I hear the word "religion," I instinctively cringe. My stomach turns. My hands become clammy. My throat dry. On occasion, I have been known to break out in hives. This tends to confuse people who know me as a Torah observant Jewish woman...
"No more than 15% of philanthropic contributions given by Jews go to Jewish organizations," asserted Steinhardt.
Is Over-Obsessing Okay? The Jewish take on becoming compulsive Q&A RankRankRankRankRankRank
How scrupulous is too scrupulous? At what point does religious observance start to become neurotic?
As a rabbi, I assume you believe that Judaism is THE truth. If so, how do you explain the fact that there are so many other religions, and only a tiny minority of the world's population believes as you do?
Is it spirituality? Beilef? Is it obedience to G-d?
There are a number of ways of approaching the issue. Let us try a scientific approach
We spend so much money, time and energy on synagogues, Jewish schools religious institutions. Wouldn't it be better if we applied all those resources to alleviating all the suffering in our world?
Browse Subjects Alphabetically:
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z 0-9