Tag Archives: Judaism

Biblical Cleanliness Laws

Iíve been thinking about the laws of the Torah. Cleanliness is the motive for many of the laws. Is the focus on cleanliness something Moses learned about in Egypt with Pharaoh? Think about it. The Egyptians were around ruling a large empire for a lon…

Praying for the Conversion of Jews

Since the release of Summorum Pontificum, various talking heads have been apoplectic because the Tridentine mass includes a Good Friday prayer for the conversion of the Jews. Much ado is being made of nothing, though.

Not Just for Jews

This prayer is useful for more than just Jews. In fact, I think I might start saying it, or a version of it. Rabbi Offers Prayer for Web Porn Browsers “JERUSALEM (Reuters) – An Israeli rabbi has composed a prayer to help devout Jews overcome guilt after visiting porn web sites while browsing the Internet.” […]