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Tag: Family Purity
October 29, 2008 | 10:35 pmYou Can't Ask a Rabbi THAT...
July 17, 2008 | 1:23 amMarty Kaplan
Thank you, thank you for adding Marty Kaplan to your staff ("The Los Angeles Bagels," July 11).
He shines physically and intellectually. He is not only smart but wise (and so is Rob Eshman).
Boys to Men
Although I only have anecdotal...
March 2, 2000 | 7:00 pmSince four women became Jewish history's first yoatzot, or female halachic consultants, a few months ago, they have been flooded with nightly calls with questions regarding everything from the laws of family purity to the ethics of prenatal testing to infertility treatments.