The Nature of God

The Nature of God

Rabbi Mark Biller, third from left, spiritual leader of Temple Gates of Prayer synagogue in Queens, New York, recently gave a fascinating three-part series, sponsored by National Council of Jewish Women, West Morris Section’s Our Jewish World program, titled “God’s...
Living an Ethical Life: An Encounter with Mussar

Living an Ethical Life: An Encounter with Mussar

Rabbi David Nesson, spiritual leader of Morristown Jewish Center–Beit Yisrael, led a thought-provoking three-part series titled, “Living an Ethical Life: An Encounter with Mussar.” His series was held at noon on Tuesdays, April 30, May 7, and May 14, at the Morris...

Immigration: Additional Issues

Birthright citizenship: Included in the 14th Amendment to the US Constitution. It cannot be revoked without a constitutional amendment. The president has no constitutional role in the amendment process.  Immigration figures: In 2016 the total for all classes of...

The Economics of Immigration

The current political climate has overshadowed the fact that large numbers of us still believe that overall immigration has positive economic effects. And facts that may support this view, for example that high-skilled immigrants pay taxes and help make America...