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Is it preferable to marry a virgin?

Marriage is two entities becoming one, and Judaism reveres and sanctifies this union. The Torah ensures the sanctity of marriage by providing...

Am I a Kohen if my Kohen father and mother were not married in an orthodox ceremony?

Rabbi Yrachmiel Tilles: Shalom-Welcome. I'll be with you in a moment. You can start typing your question if you like.Elie: Shalom Rabbi Elie: Above is...

The Soul Reason For Choosing a Mate

Adam and Eve were created on Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year.1 Our Sages2 teach that they were created as 20-year olds in the Garden of Eden, which G-d...

Premarital Sex: Pleasure without Commitment!

Mrs. Shaffer: Welcome......how can I help you? :) Amanda: Hi. Amanda: My B/F will not sleep with me, he says he may not, why not? Mrs. Shaffer: Why not?...

What is the Jewish spin on marriage?

The Jewish spin on marriage is best explained with an introduction of how Adam and Eve, the first couple, were created: G-d originally created Adam...

With so many alternatives out there, why marry?

We live in a world of the fast lane, of immediate gratification and the communications revolution. We are bombarded 24/7 with media, stimulus and breaking...

How can Kabbalah help me find my soul-mate?

Unlike the common misperception, Kabbalah is anything but a quick-fix for pressing issues in our daily lives. Quite the contrary, Kabbalah is a lengthy...

Is polygamy still allowed today?

Although the Torah does not forbid polygamy (as we see that Abraham, Jacob, Saul, David, Solomon, etc., had more than one wife), around 1000 years ago a...

What is the minimum age of marriage according to Jewish law?

Our Sages state1 that "it is forbidden for one to marry off his daughter until she is an adult and says 'this is the one I want to marry.'" In...