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What does Judaism say about human rights?

Question:What is the Jewish perspective on Human Rights? Answer: The Torah doesn't speak of rights, only of responsibilities. Through the...

If G-d made me the way I am, how can I be blamed for my actions?

I think the answer to the above question would be that although G-d created you with a certain flaw, we are to always strive to become better and...

What is the extent of my free will, and what is out of my control?

myChoice: does Hashem decide what mood a person should be in or is that under free will? Mrs. Mendelsohn: putting yourself in a good mood is...

How do we know what our mission in life is?

Rabbi Eliezer G: Welcome to the Rabbi's one on one chat room, how can I help you today? courtney89: how do we know what our mission in life is? Rabbi...

What is the meaning of Free Choice?

The Short Answer:  Free Choice is the capacity to distinguish between right and wrong and the ability to choose between the two. The Askmoses...

How do the concepts of free will and divine providence coincide?

That is a fantastic question. Do you know the song, "G-d is here, G-d is there, G-d is truly everywhere"? If G-d is truly everywhere, then I...

Is there really Free Choice if G-d tells us what to do?

G-d tells us what to do, but He doesn’t compel us to do it. And that is the ultimate expression of free choice. The ability to defy the will of our...

Homo Spiritus

"And it came to pass, after all these things, that G-d tested Avraham... And He said to him, 'Please take your son, your unique one whom you have loved,...

Meaning and Chaos: Reward and Punishment

What is the relationship between goodness, kindness, selflessness -- and material success? Does goodness lead to health and prosperity? This question, at...

Something good to think about?

Question: How can I work on having good thoughts? Answer: The mind has entry points. These are the ears and the eyes. When you look at and read...