jewish genetic diseases

Jewish Genetic Diseases: Frequently Asked Questions

What you need to know about screening, risks and ethical concerns.

Dealing with the God Question

Secular humanistic parents and educators face unique challenges in speaking to kids about God.

Do Jews Believe In Angels?

Messengers of God who appear in traditional texts, but discomfort some Jewish thinkers.

Loving and Fearing God

Should Jews feel one emotion over the other--or both equally?

The Tetragrammaton

The unpronounceable four-letter name of God

From Belief to Faith

Can the skeptic embark on a Jewish spiritual journey?

Directory of Jewish Genetic Diseases

A guide to the diseases included in most Jewish genetic screening.

The Shiur Komah: Imaging the Divine

A text's physical description of God might actually have been intended to emphasize God's indescribability.

To What is God Similar?

Rabbinic parables explicitly compare God to a variety of human analogues, reflecting the rabbis' subtle, complex, and diverse images of God.