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Halachic obligation for a Jew to move to Israel

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Origin of the Hebrew word 'yibum'?

Gun Control?

Report to police a crime by a Jew?

Jewish responses to lust?

Can adulterers marry after proper divorce?

Grieving family after losing son to a drug overdose.

Mean to a sibling? How do I know when I am?

MUST a Jew have children?

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Obligation to care for aging parents.

How long one should date before getting married?

Are there any parts of a kosher bird that are not kosher?

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Obligation to Exercise?

Judaism & the Environment?

Hiring or asking someone to say Kaddish for your relative?

Does Judaism demand too much of those with differences?

Government limits?

Teaching children self esteem.

What if it looks non-kosher?

Respecting the Law of the Land?

Should I write about Jewish law on a sex worker's blog?
 
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