The Big Bang and the Big Question: A Universe without God?

The history of scientific search for the origins of the Universe gives us permission to believe in God.

Beneath the Surface: A Deeper Look at Modesty

Modesty is as much about revealing as it is about covering up.

The Fine Tuning of the Universe

An amazing array of scientists are bewildered by the design of the universe and admit a possibility of a designer.

Jerry! Jerry!

The guests aren't the only fools: You can actually feel yourself getting dumber when you watch humiliation fests like "Jerry Springer Show".

Men & Women: Jewish View of Gender Differences

The first human was created androgynous, giving us insight into male-female relationships.

Forced Surgery

When a person refuses treatment, do we have the right to administer it by force and save the life?

Superbowl Lessons

This year, the Superbowl taught the world a great Jewish lesson -- that destiny can rest in the hands of one person.

The Dogma of Dogma

Judaism prizes free speech -- but it also prizes critical thinking. Does "Dogma" think -- or just take cheap shots at something precious to Christians?

Selling Model's Eggs

Selling models' reproductive services reveals a society that idolizes superficiality and externality at the expense of depth, meaning and inner quality.

The Pokeman Craze

Pokemon cards will soon be as passé as Cabbage Patch Kids but Jewish values are like a strand of pearls: classy, precious and timeless.

The Burning of Woodstock

Woodstock '99 lost the idealism of the original and kept the hedonism. A purposeful focus is the difference between warming the world and burning it.

Stopping a Suicide

Is stopping a suicide merely a question of public interest - or is it also a spiritual matter involving God?

Compassionate Murder

When a father cannot stand the suffering of his daughter and kills her, who benefits by his action?

Doctor-Assisted Suicide

An act of mercy or murder? The controversy rages on as laws spring up legalizing doctor-assisted suicide.

Who Wants To Feel Like A Millionaire

What's really behind television's newest phenomenon? Regis Philbin & Co. are offering us lots more than money. Viewer beware.

Not By Chance: Shattering the Modern Theory of Evolution

A physicist brings a novel approach that challenges the assumptions of evolution.

Why 2K?

Worried about the Year 2K problem? Relax. The Jewish people already solved that 3,760 years ago.

Organ Donation

Saving a life is paramount in Jewish law, but organ donation is much more complex than signing a donor card.

The Jewish View of Cremation

Death involves not just the body, but also the soul.

Solar Eclipse

The startling event of a solar eclipse.

When Children Kill Children

The Colorado high school shootings show a shocked society a reflection of itself.

Mr. Death - A Bribe Blinds Even the Wise

One man's self-delusion shows up the human weakness to see what one wants to see.

The Cohanim - DNA Connection

The fascinating story of how DNA studies confirm an ancient biblical tradition.

End of Days

As we enter the last month of the 20th century, expectations about the next millennium have reached a fevered pitch.

Of Movement, Maccabees and Millennia

A millennium countdown clock sits ticking away at my desk.

Shortcut To Disaster

Never has single a numeral surrounded by two letters, struck so much terror in the hearts and minds of humankind. Companies have spent billions to fix the Y2K bug and government billions more.

Feminism and Judaism

Modern Feminism created a society in which women's contributions are largely unrecognized.

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