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What Do Jews Believe About Jesus?

How Judaism regards the man Christians revere as the messiah.

Does the Bible Condone Slavery?

Why it's imperative to fight slavery even though the Torah tolerates it.

Ask the Expert: Jews in Church

Is it OK for a practicing Jew to attend church on a Christian holiday?

Maimonides on Seder Zeraim

The sequence of the tractates in the Order

Jewish Astrology

There was no Jewish prohibition against consulting the stars, but sages questioned if astrology applied to Jews.

Ritba (Rabbi Yom Tov Ishbili)

Ritba's chief fame rests on his commentaries to the Talmud.

Sacrifice

Since the destruction of the Temples, Jews have struggled with the enduring meaning and legacy of the sacrificial rites.

Who Was Nahmanides (Ramban)?

This Spanish Bible commentator earned a place alongside Rashi.

The Mishneh Torah

Maimonides' halakhic magnum opus.

Caring for Elderly Parents

What does Jewish law require of adult children?