MJL


Articles by MJL

The Jewish Denominations

A quick look at Reform, Conservative, Orthodox and Reconstructionist Judaism — and at other Jewish streams.

The American Jewish Family Today

How the structure of the Jewish family has adjusted in the contemporary era.

Judaism and Sexuality

Jewish tradition looks favorably on sex and sexuality, given certain conditions.

Quiz: Jewish Business Ethics

The World of Work and Commerce in the Jewish Tradition. Jewish Business Ethics. Featured Articles on Business Ethics.

Modern Israel at a Glance

An overview of the Jewish state and its many accomplishments and challenges.

Jewish Holiday & Shabbat Prayers

Each and every holiday in the Jewish calendar comes with its own unique set of insertions into the prayers intended to celebrate the special character of that festival.

Who Fasts?

There are exceptions to the Yom Kippur fast.

Minor Fasts

The five minor Jewish fasts like Tzom Gedaliah, 10 Tevet, 17 Tammuz commemorate tragedies in Jewish history.

Jews and Non-Jews: Interfaith Relations

Interfaith relationships between Jews and non-Jews is a hard-hitting issue that affects the entire Jewish world.

Israeli Food

Israelis have developed and continue to enjoy a delicious cuisine rooted in the uniqueness of Israeli society itself.