January 27, 2015
A letter to a young woman who is concerned about the Biblical view of eating meat.
April 14, 2014
Fermented foods such as wine and yogurt are permitted at Passover. But other fermented foods such as bread and beer are off-limits. Why? This essay offers an explanation.
August 16, 2013
July 31, 2013
Why was the Canaanite religion a problem for the Israelites and for God? What is the connection between child sacrifice and the death penalty that God commands in this week's Torah portion?
April 22, 2013
We have ethical obligations toward the animals we eat.
February 17, 2013
Leo Tolstoy's advice about belief in God.