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Entries by Rabbi Shmuley Boteach from 08/2009

No Holds Barred: Modern Orthodoxy Offers Alternatives to Reactionary Judaism

| Posted 08.12.2009 | Healthy Living

The only way the Modern Orthodox model can work is if it is grounded not only in Jewish commitment, but also in Jewish self-respect.

Why Michael Vick Should Be Forgiven

| Posted 08.18.2009 | Healthy Living

you can be forgiven for the bad you did once you have shown a capacity to reorient your life and practice ongoing good, particularly in the area where you caused harm.

Do Arabs See Israel as a Permanent Fact?

| Posted 08.19.2009 | World

A recent article in the New York Times sums up all that is wrong with the Obama administration's posture toward Israel.

Kaddafi, My Neighbor

| Posted 08.20.2009 | World

I believe that my local Jewish community should keep an open mind about Muammar Kaddafi moving in.

Bar Kaddafi From Entering the U.S.

| Posted 08.24.2009 | Politics

I lived in Europe for 11 years and I learned that Europe has lost the capacity to hate evil. Amorality that masquerades as modern liberal sensibility has left the continent morally bankrupt.

Mayor Michael Wildes and Rabbi Shmuley Boteach of Englewood, NJ, Confirm that Sunday's Rally Against Kaddafi Remains On

| Posted 08.29.2009 | Politics

We will push for the Libyan government to sell their compound in Englewood and clear out of the neighborhood. We don't want a terrorist-funding government in our midst.

Why We in Englewood Pushed Out Kaddafi

| Posted 08.31.2009 | World

What message is our President sending to our brave troops fighting overseas by allowing a man who just last week glorified a heartless killer onto American soil?