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Questions regarding the authoritativeness, in Judaism, of an idea or its source.
Rav Avigdor Miller (1908 – 2001) was the mashgiach ruchani of Yeshiva Rabbi Chaim Berlin, as well as a noted teacher, author, and lecturer.
Worship of foreign deities, one of the three cardinal sins.
also, avodas hashem, avodat hashem, service of G-d, divine service. Referring to the concept of serving G-d through one's choices, thoughts, speech, and actions.
Generally refers to Avraham (Abraham), Yitzchak (Isaac), and Yaakov (Jacob); the three patriarchs of the Jewish People.
An important twelfth century Jewish grammarian, philosopher, poet, and exegete. Most famous for his Biblical commentaries.
The goat for Azazel, described in Leviticus Chapter 16 as part of the Yom Kippur service.
Questions regarding the Baal HaTanya, Rabbi Shneur Zalman of Liady.
Questions regarding Rabbi Yisroel ben Eliezer (~1700-1760), the Baal Shem Tov, considered to be the founder of Hasidic Judaism
Baal teshuva or ba'al teshuvah–בעל תשובה (male) בעלת תשובה(female)–is a term that often refers to a Jew who turns to embrace Orthodox Judaism.