Friday, March 05, 2010

Weekly Links

Rules: link (Note that this post will move every day until the end of the week)


  • SALT today: link
  • strongly considering removing comments feature: link
  • Jewish Ideas Daily on women rabbis: link
  • WSJ: A Synagogue's Unorthodox Revival: link
  • NYT: A Jewish Prayer: link
  • Chief Rabbi Sacks wins Lamm Prize: link
  • R. Yitzchok Adlerstein on the effort for Martin Grossman: link
  • Rumors about RCA and R. Avi Weiss reaching an agreement: link
  • More on woman rabbi (note that one defender says this is a local issue and another says that this will impact the entire Jewish world): link
  • Congressman Michael McMahon backs David Greenfield: link
Previous days' linksWednesday
  • SALT today: link
  • Scholar’s school reform u-turn shakes up debate: link
  • Bais Yaakov Elementary School of Lakewood closes down: link
  • David Greenfield opponent Abraham Tischler, running for Borough Park Council seat, thrown off ballot: link
  • NY state to spend $500,00 to fight sex abuse in Orthodox community: link
  • Gary Rosenblatt on JOFA, Rabba and synagogue feminism: link
  • NY Times: A synagogue in Cairo: link
  • SALT today: link
  • Ask The Rabbi: Orthodox Jewry’s stance on homosexuality: link
  • R. Steven Pruzansky: Where does it say it?: link
  • Re-Examining the Pollard Issue: link
  • Invite R. Norman Lamm to Your Seder: link
  • A few links I found on Jewish Ideas Daily:
    • Prof. Louis Ginsberg's responsum on grape juice: link (PDF)
    • Prof. Solomon Schechter on the dogmas of Judaism: link (PDF)
    • Jack Wertheimer: Vital Signs: Putting the School into Hebrew School: link
    • Jack Wertheimer: The high cost of Jewish living (full article): link
  • New Haggadah by Rabbi Norman Lamm Published by OU press: link
  • R. Marc Angel: IRF will likely accept women: link
  • Leiden Manuscript of the Talmud Yerushalmi online: link
  • SALT today: link
  • David Klinghoffer: Why Women Will Never Be Orthodox Rabbis: link
  • Female-only megila readings growing in popularity: link
  • Israel may let sponsors beam messages onto Western Wall (Purim joke): link
  • Jack Wertheimer: The high cost of Jewish living (only abstract is free): link

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