One of the latest rounds of negotiations to establish a functioning Israeli government has been dealing with the following issues: Should the government impose or not impose sanctions on the haredi yeshiva students who do not perform military service? Should the government provide full financing of the ultra-Orthodox schools without any requirements? Should the governmentContinue reading “Is there anything that may unite all hostile political parties in Israel?”
The Jewish past is being reexamined to meet the Jewish future: an Obama-Netanyahu confrontation In the Jewish past, the Jews were considered by non-Jews as the subjects who should be gainfully used but kept spiritually suppressed – in the Jewish past, a Jew was successful in non-Jewish surroundings only if he followed the directives ofContinue reading “The Jewish past is being reexamined to meet the Jewish future: an Obama-Netanyahu confrontation”
Discussions on spiritual closeness of Jews and Christians are not just a sort of traditional theoretical discussions where some participants may agree and some disagree. Those discussions are of very practical importance. Those discussions are bringing closer the Jews and the Christians, Judaism and Christianity. Those discussions are advancing the mission of the Jews asContinue reading “Spiritual closeness of Jews and Christians – in the Testaments and in the Torah’s guidance”
The Judeo-Christian world, and Israel is a founding member of this world, has recognized the danger of Islamic spiritual and physical assault on its very foundation. The Judeo-Christian world is trying to find the best way of handling the assault. Among the ways being tested are such as Support Secularism (France …) – here theContinue reading “How to handle Islamic assault on Jews, Israel and Judeo-Christian world”
The purpose of these notes is to demonstrate that the image of God in the Torah we the humans were created in allows to have many competing religious streams in Judaism (and in Christianity) in addition to those streams which follow Halakha.