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Three Great Ways to Excommunicate A Misbehaving Jew

By On January 2, 2018

We know what happens to a misbehaving Jew after life: either it’s the World to Come—or it’s Gehenna, the other place. But punitive measures for misbehaving Jews on Earth? The Talmud offers… Read More

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Got a Stubborn & Rebellious Son? The Torah Says: Stone Him.

By On August 1, 2012

Think kids today have trouble with authority? The Torah (Deuteronomy 21:18) tells the story of a ben sorer u’moreh, a “stubborn and rebellious son” who “doesn’t hearken to the voice of his father or mother.” Let’s just… Read More

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