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For God's Sake: December, 2012

Posted at 01:11 PM ET, 12/17/2012

In wake of Newtown massacre, love more important than explanations

Rabbi says right now we must offer love and compassion to make the incomprehensible bearable.

By Brad Hirschfield  |  01:11 PM ET, 12/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  gun; guns; gun control; gun control; massacre; Newton; Connecticut; shoot; shooting; shootings; shooter; Rabbi Brad Hirschfield; Brad Hirschfield

Posted at 01:28 PM ET, 12/14/2012

Protecting circumcision in Germany

Vote to keep the practice legal is a victory for the European nation and for its future, says a rabbi.

By Brad Hirschfield  |  01:28 PM ET, 12/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Rabbi Brad Hirschfield; boys; infant boys; Jewish families; tradition; Jews and Muslims; Islam; Judaism; Germany; circumcision ban; Muslims; infant circumcision; HIV/AIDS; health effects; religious freedom; culture; cultural expression; Brad Hirschfield

Posted at 01:30 PM ET, 12/07/2012

Duchess Kate’s nurse found dead, and her death is what really matters

We care about this story because we love the whiff of a morality play, Rabbi Brad Hirschfield.

By Brad Hirschfield  |  01:30 PM ET, 12/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kate Middleton; Duchess of Cambridge; personal nurse; nurse; Jacintha Saldanha; death; Scotland Yard; suicide; murder; natural causes; Brad Hirschfield; Rabbi Brad Hirschfield

 

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