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A Mormon Antidote to Dwindling Jewish Youth: More Expectations and Conversions

by Jewish Journal | Opinions & Features

As someone who believes that Jews should actively proselytize to non-Jews and become as involved as possibl...

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Answers to a rabbi: Do Mormon politicians take orders from Utah?

by Jewish Journal | Best of LDS Blogs

This is the second post written in response to Rabbi Mordecai Schnaidman’s letter to the editor of The Jewi...

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How to explain LDS religious terms to Jews

by Jewish Journal | What They're Saying About "Us" Opinions & Features

When Jews share their religious beliefs with others, they don’t automatically assume that they are familiar...

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Mormon and Jewish interfaith marriage rates: of temples and missionaries

by Jewish Journal | Opinions & Features

I read with great interest Naomi Schaefer Riley’s recent Forward article, in which she contrasts the low LD...

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Mormons at LA's Israeli Independence Festival

by Jewish Journal | News from Utah

For those wondering why the Mormon Church should have a place at the Israeli independence table, I include ...

Jews, Mormons and Intermarriage

by Jewish Journal | Opinions & Features

I’ll never forget the first Orthodox rabbi I met in the LA Jewish community. I approached him at a receptio...

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Jewish-Mormon dialogue: Three wonderful evenings in Los Angeles

by Jewish Journal | What They're Saying About "Us"

It’s been a great month for Jewish-LDS relations in Los Angeles. Readers of this blog know of my firm belie...

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Why the Evangelical/Mormon Comparison to 'Jews to Jesus' Is Imprecise

by Jewish Journal | Opinions & Features

I read with interest Dennis Prager’s article expressing his sorrow over President Bush’s recent speech at a...

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What does a Mormon bishop do?

by Jewish Journal | What They're Saying About "Us"

Following my recent ordination as a Mormon bishop, many Jewish friends have written to ask me what my new r...

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Jewish-Mormon collaboration

by Jewish Journal | Opinions & Features

Last week a Jewish journalist contacted me about Mormon outreach efforts to the Jewish community. His email...