Violent and Defamatory Video Games
Rabbi Elliot Dorff and Rabbi Joshua Hearshen
February 4, 2010
This paper was approved on February 4, 2010, by a vote of twelve in favor (12-0-1).
Voting in favor: Rabbis Kassel Abelson, Miriam Berkowitz, E
Foundation of Jewish Law II
Tanur Shel Achnai
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Some of the Main Ideas that we discussed:
Idea of a legal tradition with rules, or a methodology to follow.
God gave the Torah to mankind in order to
There were two holiday themed Bell Works. I dont know if you (different
ones for different days and blocks) were given a particular one. Look at the
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Foundation of Jewish Law Social Ethics Outline for Lecture on Denominations
Broad Range of Hashkafot- or world views w/in Orthodoxy
Halacha in Orthodox Judasim
Rabbinic Decisors, or Poskim
Halach is not a Burd
Tzedakah Research Project
Work in a group of no more than four, and conduct research using the internet and live
interviews as well as books and periodicals.