The importance of this act is emphasized in daily prayers.
The concept of Tza'ar Ba'alei Chayim demands that we take animal suffering seriously.
Tzedakah is not just about charitable contributions, but about justice and righteousness.
In Jewish thought, justice isn't merely about how things work, but how they ought to be.
How Jewish law seeks to create a balanced relationship between bosses and workers.
Biblical and rabbinic sources emphasize regulation to prevent the weak from being exploited by the strong.
Beliefs & Practices
Judaism is a sustained struggle against the world that is in the name of the world that could be -- but is not yet.
Lovingkindness--the act of caring for others--is a fundamental of Judaism.
An American Reform rabbi argues that it is a mitzvah to refrain from eating meat.
How much do you know about Jewish views on how to care for those in need?
How much do you know about Jewish ethics?
Science and Ecology
Bringing animal treatment, workers' conditions, and environmental issues to a kosher table.
A history and overview of this virtues-based approach to Jewish ethics and character development.
Health & Wellness
Jewish authorities do not object to fertility technology, but have concerns with some of the specific methods.
How much do you know about Jewish business ethics?