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I'm not part of Judaism; am I in the wrong religion?

Question: Hello. I've always been very interested in Judaism, but lately I'm starting to worry that I'm in the 'wrong' religion....

What are the actual Seven Noahide Laws?

Judaism teaches about a Divine Mandate known as the Seven Noahide Laws, which are G-d's universal laws for all mankind as taught to...

The Seven Noahide Laws in light of Kabbalah

The Seven Laws...  G-d "created the world that it might be settled".1 This implies a level of civilized conduct, obsereved by all Peoples...

A Sacred Earth Odyssey: The Noahide Way

I want to tell you about the greatest discovery of the millennium. It wasn’t the printing press. It wasn’t America. It wasn’t even...

I want to convert, but I'm apprehensive about approaching a rabbi...

Question: I spoke to a scholar on AskMoses yesterday. I am a Christian, who for years has felt a pull towards Judaism, without really knowing why. Now I...

Must I convert to Judaism in order to learn Kabbalah?

Kabbalah is an integral component of the Torah. As with all aspects of Torah, non-Jews should study the teachings which enable and enhance their service...

Does the commandment to Honor Your Parents apply to gentiles as well?

Gentiles are, indeed, obligated to respect their parents, as is understood from the following story told in the Jerusalem Talmud (Tractate Kiddushin...

Can gentiles pray at the Western Wall?

Yes they can and often do. The verse states, "My house is a house of prayer for all peoples..." (Isaiah 56:7).

Other than the Seven Noahide Laws, can a non-Jew observe mitzvahs?

Although the "Children of Noah" (i.e. non-Jews) are commanded in observing only the Seven Noahide Laws, they are permitted to...

What does the word "goy" mean?

"Goy" is a Hebrew word which means "nation." It’s found frequently in the Torah, where it usually refers to "the...