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Progressive, halakhically-oriented Jew


Jul
15
reviewed Approve suggested edit on How does Hagbah work on a Sephardic Torah case?
Jul
14
comment Bishul Akum: State Dinners
So then lentils from scratch are considered fit for a "King's Table"? That seems ludicrous. Surely these rules were written long before mass produced and/or preserved foods...
Jul
6
reviewed Reject suggested edit on Tanning on Shabbos
Jul
4
comment Google says it is the Jewish Year 5774. The wiki says Judaism is 3000 years old. How is this discrepancy reconciled?
I don't understand your numbers or your answer. Care to clarify?
Jul
4
reviewed Reject suggested edit on What does “shachar” in “alos hashachar” mean?
Jul
3
revised What's a floor?
retagged - "jewish books" is certainly a bit broad here and not really pertinent. the summary of "words" seems more appros pos
Jul
3
comment Marriage and Menstruation
@Bobo If you ask something more than a yes/no question, you will likely get an answer that more directly answers your concerns. Since we're not sure what you want to know, you will likely get answers that leave something useful out.
Jul
3
comment Marriage and Menstruation
The short answer is that yes, many observant Jews do this. Is that sufficient to answer your question?
Jul
3
revised Marriage and Menstruation
tag
Jul
3
comment Nevuah or just a dream
ha! related: judaism.stackexchange.com/a/41003/1498
Jul
2
reviewed Edit suggested edit on Two seforim being taken out
Jul
2
revised Two seforim being taken out
tags (this is, as earlier edit though, a question about torah-service [ = removal from ark etc], not the reading)
Jul
2
awarded  Inquisitive
Jul
2
awarded  Curious
Jul
2
comment Why can an Eruv be made in cities nowadays?
Why does the legislation against carrying imply that people didn't carry? I'd expect it to imply the opposite!
Jul
2
comment Are “Price-Tag” Attacks halachically sound?
@NoachmiFrankfurt Might want to add that to the question, then
Jul
2
comment Are “Price-Tag” Attacks halachically sound?
related: Deut. 20:19-20
Jul
2
comment Is it permissible to write the English/secular date?
Jewish month names are based on the names of Babylonian gods. Why is that better than Roman gods?
Jul
1
revised Are “Price-Tag” Attacks halachically sound?
edited tags
Jul
1
comment Can a Jewish Business Refuse to Serve Certain Customers?
I think doing business with idolators is much more likely to be forbidden than with people who are gay.