12 03, 2014

Judges 4B – When can we ignore laws?

By |2014-03-12T03:38:29-07:00March 12th, 2014|Thoughts|

                                                                               Chapter 4,  part two                                                                       When can we ignore laws?   I generally avoid discussing technical matters but I am making an exception here because it is not that technical, the issue is mentioned in part one of chapter 4, and I give what I think are interesting examples in this part. [...]

4 10, 2013

God, divine laws, and suffering

By |2013-10-04T06:32:17-07:00October 4th, 2013|Book Reviews|

                                                                      Review by Israel Drazin                                    Believing and its Tensions By Rabbi Dr. Neil Gillman Jewish Lights Publishing, 2013, 113 pages   After teaching religion at The Jewish Theological Seminary for some fifty years, and serving as chair of its Department of Jewish Philosophy, Dr. Gillman retired and summarized his views on [...]