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The Work of the Frogs
January 14, 2015 – 1:05 am
The Work of the Frogs

While some frogs are poisonous, they are, on the whole, benign creatures – which makes one wonder what was so upsetting about frogs in the story of the 10 plagues…

Date to Win
January 13, 2015 – 5:42 pm
Date to Win

Rabbi Josh Yuter breaks down “dating to win” vs. “dating not to lose.”

Judaism’s View on Suicide
January 13, 2015 – 1:05 am
Judaism’s View on Suicide

There is nothing more sacred in Jewish law than human life. According to halacha, one must guard one’s life in all cases unless one is forced to commit murder, worship idols or partake in illicit relations. In these three situations only, is one perm…

The Jews of Finland
January 12, 2015 – 1:05 am
The Jews of Finland

For most European countries, the history of its Jewish presence begins some time in or before…

The 10 Commandments of Dating Karma
January 9, 2015 – 3:41 pm | 2 Comments
The 10 Commandments of Dating Karma

Follow these 10 commandments to keep your karmic love slate clean in 2015 and onwards.

Rights in Connecticut
January 9, 2015 – 1:05 am
Rights in Connecticut

At the time that Connecticut ratified the Constitution on January 9, 1788, the fifth state of the United States was not particularly welcoming to Jews…

How to Break Up After Just a Few Dates
January 8, 2015 – 4:37 pm
How to Break Up After Just a Few Dates

I think honesty is the best policy and that I owe someone a face-to-face break-up, and an explanation of why it won’t work out. [My brother] thinks explaining what went wrong only leads to unnecessary hurt feelings… Who’s right?

Jill and Gary: “Thank you, JDate!”
January 8, 2015 – 1:40 pm
Jill and Gary: “Thank you, JDate!”

When Gary first contacted me on JDate in 2010, handsome and charming though he was, I wasn’t terribly interested.

So Where Are You From?
January 8, 2015 – 1:05 am
So Where Are You From?

When reading about Judaism, one often comes across the terms “Ashkenazim” and “Sephardim”…

Should You Date Someone Whose Divorce is Pending?
January 7, 2015 – 12:07 pm | 4 Comments
Should You Date Someone Whose Divorce is Pending?

I am currently the “Transition Person” with a man who has been separated from his wife for about two years, but they still live in the same house… is this just a bad situation that I should get out of?

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