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Progressive, halakhically-oriented Jew


Jun
26
comment What sources did people use to support Shabbtai Tsvi's messianism after he died?
@DoubleAA c.f. Rabbi Akiva and Bar Kochva.
Jun
26
revised What sources did people use to support Shabbtai Tsvi's messianism after he died?
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Jun
26
asked What sources did people use to support Shabbtai Tsvi's messianism after he died?
Jun
25
comment Is it possible for a Reform Jew to break halacha or violate a mitzva?
From what perspective?
Jun
25
comment The purity of non-priests, non-Jews and non-humans who eat terumah
@DoubleAA ok. I only came by because I thought this might have to do with aliens. :)
Jun
24
comment Satmar Derech Halimud
related, but definitely not a dupe: judaism.stackexchange.com/questions/4798/…
Jun
24
comment The purity of non-priests, non-Jews and non-humans who eat terumah
@DoubleAA Is that only Canaanite slaves or is it any non-Jewish slave?
Jun
24
awarded  Custodian
Jun
24
reviewed Reviewed Are there any hechshers that certify food as kosher for B'nei Noach?
Jun
21
comment Can two siamese twins be separated by killing one if that one would die anyway and the other would live
I don't think there's any objective "better", but "more viable" is certainly a thing.
Jun
20
revised When should a commuter cyclist wear a tallit katan?
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Jun
20
revised Is Exercise on Shabbos Allowed?
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Jun
20
revised Tzitzis while exercising?
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Jun
20
revised Tzitzis while exercising?
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Jun
20
revised Is Exercise on Shabbos Allowed?
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Jun
20
revised bicycle on Shabbat?
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Jun
20
revised When should a commuter cyclist wear a tallit katan?
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Jun
20
comment When should a commuter cyclist wear a tallit katan?
You might want to consider buying a mesh one. Some of my friends have done that. I just smell bad when I do it in cotton =)
Jun
19
comment Where does the tune for birkat hamazon come from?
There are different tunes in different places. For instance, Brits and Americans with similar backgrounds have different tunes.
Jun
18
comment Why might we think that Moses did not write Parashat Bil'am?
Interesting. It would make sense that people would think this is from outside sources because there is definitely concurrence with the Bilaam of other local mythologies as @DoubleAA referenced