"Despite the efforts, well-intentioned or otherwise, of regional authorities, Germany’s Bundestag or lower house of Parliament, has passed a law protecting circumcision of infant boys. The law is expected to be passed in the upper house, the Bundesrat, as well. ...""
"Now is not the time for analysis and explanation of the seemingly senseless rampage that left nearly 30 people, most of them young children dead in Connecticut, Rabbi Brad Hirschfield, president of the National Jewish Center for Learning and Leadership, tells Newsmax.TV...""
There is more to you than meets the eye. The same can be said for most every person in the world and every situation in which you find yourself.
Remember this and wonderful things can happen. This is a story going back over 2,000 years. It's a Hanukkah story.
"There is more to you than meets the eye. The same can be said for every person in the world, and every situation in which we find ourselves, be it personally, in our families, our communities, our nation or our world...."
Rabbi Owen Gottlieb’s "Agenda for Jewish Games for Learning" article is featured in the Autumn issue of Contact: The Journal of the Steinhardt Foundation for Jewish Life. To read the article, click here and scroll to page 9.
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Brad Hirschfield joined Lauren Green on Foxnews.com Live’s "Spirited Debate," to share the meaning behind the Jewish holiday of Hanukkah and how it can apply to all of us. Watch...
FoxNews.com LIVE, 12/7/12
"By now, you probably know the facts as well as anyone, but just in case: Kate Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge was admitted to the hospital for severe morning sickness. Australian radio show hosts pretending to be Queen Elizabeth and Prince Charles got one of the duchess’ personal nurses to disclose private information regarding her patient over the phone. That nurse was found dead..."
Brad Hirschfield joins Phil Valentine to talk about a perceived war on Christmas. Christian faith seems to be mocked by over-the-top secular holiday time displays. Public culture needs to be open and respectful of all faith and non-faith celebrations. Listen...
Phil Valentine on Cumulus Media Networks, 12/4/12
"Don’t you love it when great minds think alike? I am not referring to the five contributors to Do Jews, Christians, & Muslims Worship The Same God?, though they are great minds, and in some regards they do think alike. I refer to Robert Hunt and to myself, in that we were both struck by a particular claim made in the book by Professor Jacob Neusner..."
Rabbi Brad Hirschfield responds to questions on topics of the day. Will we go over the so-called fiscal cliff? Does either side really want to make a deal on anything other than it's own terms? Is that even a "deal"?