Monthly Archives: October 2010

Open Thread Sunday

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Tidbits (Because I’m Too Lazy to Write Today)

Ben Chorin has started an interesting series of posts on religion and state in Israel. Well worth following. Modern Orthodox Jews do not have a problem with the theory of evolution. A nice response to the whole Stephen Hawking VS. … Continue reading

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Open Thread Sunday

What was your favorite subject in school?

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A Debate Between Me and Myself on Academic Jewish Studies: Final Response

[Previous Posts: Intro, First Round, Second Round, Final Challenge] Dear AIWAC, I thought long and hard as to how to reply to your last letter. The deep pessimism which infused it left a deep and lasting impression on me. If … Continue reading

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Breishit and Literalism

A fascinating debate is taking place over at Rav Slifkin’s blog and Rav Student’s blog on the question of how to understand the Flood story. By Rav Student it has evolved into a general discussion of what Orthodox Jews need … Continue reading

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So What Would You Respond, Dear Reader?

[Previous Posts: Intro, First Round, Second Round] [Today, I’m going to make this debate interactive. This post will include only AIWAC’s challenge, and will remain unanswered until next week. I invite readers to think of ways to respond in the … Continue reading

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