Rabbi Brad Hirschfield responds to questions via video on topics of the day. Today: Drones; Casey Anthony trial; Is dogma killing the Republicans?
"‘There simply is no city in the world where Jews are more integrated, feel more comfortable, have more influence, and are more creative Jewishly and otherwise than New York City, and that includes Jerusalem and Tel Aviv,’ said Rabbi Irwin Kula, president of Clal – the National Jewish Center for Learning and Leadership. ‘Jews remain very well organized to protect and ensure their interests, and are key cultural influentials at every level of society.’..."
Rabbi Brad Hirschfield joins Fox News LIVE to discuss faith on the 4th of July.
Rabbi Brad Hirschfield responds to questions via video on topics of the day. Today: Dominique Strauss–Kahn, Timothy Geithner and a holiday weekend.
Rabbi Steve Greenberg joins Ben Merens to discuss New York lawmakers historic vote legalizing same-sex marriage.
"The piece, ‘Tom Shadyac Interviews Irwin Kula,’ features Hollywood Director Tom Shadyac interviewing Rabbi Irwin Kula, who was the subject of a documentary by David Holbrooke called ‘Time for a New God’...."
Jewish leader Rabbi Irwin Kula was wary about inflaming concerns on this, saying he knows many professionals who are very open about their Jewish religious identity who fly to Saudi Arabia all the time for business.
"Read Rabbi Owen Gottlieb’s compelling posts on two featured programs at the Games for Change: Teaching (Jewish) Inquiry with Serious Games, and Examining Reflective Awareness in Gaming Experience..."
"...By attempting to certify a class as large as they did, and by seeking to bring suit under a portion of the law which is not directed at recovering financial loss, those bringing the suit undermined themselves and deserved to be turned away. ..."
"Now that there are churches and synagogues that perform and hold sacred same-sex vows, the state cannot choose to reject these marriages any more than it can reject marriages that I, as an Orthodox rabbi, would not perform because one partner is a Jew and another a Christian...."