Relationships Quiz

Respect, education, and holiness are at the core of most Jewish laws regarding dealing with others. But what are the ...


When Siblings Fight

Toldot: A resource for families.


Jewish Family

Ideas and resources for raising Jewish kids.

My Wife, My Sister

Three times in Genesis, wives are "passed off" as sisters.

Sibling Relationships

Never simple, often painful, the bonds between brothers and sisters are nevertheless uniquely valuable.

Jewish Grandparenting

Creating a lasting and meaningful Jewish relationship with your grandchildren.

Relationships 101

God's expectations of Jews, as portrayed in the Bible and rabbinic law, extend beyond the divine-human relationship to encompass many sorts of relationships between individual human beings as well.

When a Child Should Disobey a Parent

Jewish law recognizes several categories of actions that should be avoided even if one is directed to do them by one's mother or father.

How to Show Respect for a Parent: A Jewish View

It's not only what you do for your parents that counts, but how you do it as well.

Friendship in Jewish Thought

The benefits of friendship are appreciated by Jewish tradition: Ecclesiastes wrote, "Two are better than one because they have a good reward for their labor. For if they fall, the one will lift up his fellow; but woe to him that is alone when he falls, fo

Jewish Wisdom on Friendship

Jewish literature offers many insights into the nature of friendship, the rewards it offers, and the efforts one should make to sustain a friendship.

Jewish Husbands, Jewish Wives, and Jewish Partners

Husbands, wives, and relationships in Judaism are governed by the principle that "It is not good for the human to be alone."

Jewish Marriage

When Can Jews Get Married?

Friends and Friendship in Hasidism

Early Hasidism stressed fellowship among followers of the same charismatic leader, but not necessarily among all Jews.

When Friendship Sours: Vengeance & Bearing a Grudge

Jewish Vengeance and Grudges with Friends. Jewish Friendship. Jewish Friends. Jewish Relationship.