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Noah: The Danger of Misguided Frumkeit, Spinoza‘s Accurate Critique and Terrible Blunder (TTP-411)

In his Tractatus Theologico-Politicus, Benedictus Spinoza (17th century), the famous Jewish ‘philosopher apostate’, launches one of his most outspoken attacks on Judaism. Not mincing words, he accuses it of demanding obsessive and outrageous obedience: Continue reading

conversations may 2013Click HERE to read Rabbi Cardozo’s autobiography, Lonely but not Alone published in Conversations: The Journal of the Institute for Jewish Ideas and Ideals, May 2013 Issue on Roads Into Orthodox Judaism. If you would like to receive this auto biography as an  attachment, please write to:  nlc@internet-zahav.net



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במקום שספקנים עומדים – מקור ראשון

מוסף “שבת” – לתורה, הגות ספרות ואמנות במקום שספקנים עומדים נתן לופס קרדוזו 29 באוגוסט 2014 פורסם ע”י  מקור ראשון   במערכת ‘שבת‘ עץ האמונה היהודית נעלם בתוך מטפסים של אוטומטיוּת, שרכים של דוגמטיוּת וקליפות של ודאות. רק בספק, בהיסוס … Continue reading


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Listen here to the lecture of Professor Howard Wettstein: Can a Chozer B’Teshuva also be a Chozer B’She’ela?

Listen to Professor Howard Wettstein’s talk on: Can a Chozer B’Teshuva also be a Chozer B’She’ela? Can Doubt Have a Role in Religious Life? Click here to listen to Professor Howard Wettstein’s talk on: Can a Chozer B’Teshuva also be … Continue reading