2 08, 2015

The brilliant teachings of Maimonides

By |2015-08-02T06:37:34-07:00August 2nd, 2015|Book Reviews, Thoughts|

                                                              Maimonides’ Guide of the Perplexed   One of the most significant and life changing books ever written is Moses Maimonides’ Guide of the Perplexed. Maimonides lived from 1138 to 1204. Many people consider him the most important person since Moses who handed Israel God’s revelation. Others are convinced that he is far better [...]

25 04, 2014

The Guide of the Perplexed

By |2014-11-26T11:32:27-07:00April 25th, 2014|Book Reviews|

  The Guide of the Perplexed By Moses Maimonides   One of the most significant and life changing books ever written is Moses Maimonides’ Guide of the Perplexed. Maimonides lived from 1138 to 1204. Many people consider him the most important person since Moses who handed Israel God’s revelation. Others are convinced that he is [...]

7 12, 2011

Do religious laws benefit God?

By |2011-12-07T07:58:10-07:00December 7th, 2011|Thoughts|

By Israel Drazin   It is certainly true that most Jews today, including most rabbis, see a distinction between ritual and social laws. The first focuses on God and the second on people. In the Ten Commandments, for example, the laws forbidding idols and those requiring rest on the Sabbath are seen by most Jews [...]