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Jewish Holidays and Celebrating our Enemies’ Destruction

It's been said that the Jewish holidays all celebrate military victories against others. How can we make celebrations over massacring others?

Eating a Limb from a Live Animal

All the Noahide Laws seem very basic and fundamental – not killing or stealing, setting up courts, etc. But one of them – eating a limb from a live animal – just doesn't seem to fit. What is so significant about it?

Tribal Affiliation

Jews are categorized as Kohen, Levi or Yisrael – but which of the 12 tribes do I come from?

The Term "Jew"

Our nation was historically called Israelites or Hebrews. So why do we use the term “Jew” today?

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