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The Eternality of Torah

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The Talmud teaches that mitzvahs will be nullified in the Messianic age. How do we reconcile this with Judaism’s cardinal principal that Torah is eternal and mitzvahs don’t change? Join us for a detailed discussion on the very nature of Torah.
The waters of the flood are like the waters of a ritualarium -- a mikveh -- where the waters spiritually cleanse the dross that accumulates in the course of our life's endeavors. The world received a spiritual cleansing, and this set the course of history...
For millennia we were ridiculed for believing that the world began, cause and effect are not inherently linked, a whole is greater than the sum of its parts, the human psyche is multi-layered...
"Rabbi, the Torah was written so many years ago. Its laws were never intended for the modern age, for the people of modern technology and enlightenment." This pearl of wisdom was last dropped in my lap several weeks ago during a discussion about Torah and...
Could a document written thousands of years ago in the desert have practial applications to our lives in a modern world? The difference between religion and culture
I wonder about how the Orthodox view the fluidity of the Torah and the teachings of the past. Clearly there are aspects of the Torah that have been outdated since it was written, such as stoning etc.
We happily accept those practices we identify with, but pronounce the others “old-fashioned,” obsolete and out of step with the modern world. What is the underlying argument that allows us the luxury of that rationalization—one which, in a moment of frank...
The first word of the Torah also alludes to hidden beginnings.
The first word of the Torah also alludes to hidden beginnings.
Zaidy embraced the Torah for the last time and gently laid it, in its wooden case, under a tree. He lifted his young child in his arms and journeyed on through the forest
If you are not relating to the words of the Megillah, then you are experiencing a backwards Purim.
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