What Is the Best Philosophical Proof for G-d?
You will not arrive at philosophical proof of G-d’s existence because, philosophically, G-d does not exist. There is no definition of the word ‘exist’ under which G-d can be known to exist. Everything by which we define this word, everything we know for certain to exist, is in some way caused. G-d Himself, however, is […]
Proof that Humans Exist
Forget G·d. Does my soul exist?
“Go to Pharaoh in the morning, as he is coming out to the water, and station yourself before him at the edge of the Nile, taking with you the rod that turned into a snake.” AS HE IS COMING OUT OF THE WATER to ease himself. For he claimed to be a god and asserted […]
Korach and the Spies Open a Holocaust Museum
Is the holocaust comparable or incomparable?
G-d Is In The Pixels
Finding Dark Light in a Digital Cave
The Jewish Case For Not Being Born
Anti-Natalism in the Talmud
How a Kaballistic Metaphor Rescues G-d from Theology
If Antiochus Was My Rebbe
If Antiochus was my Rebbe (and such a thing is thoroughly impossible) he’d tell me how beautiful Judaism is. Antiochus looks at his men, at his enemies, at his deities, and sees a sublime order. Each of them is part of a story, which is another way of saying they each want something that they […]
Objective Reality Is For Meeting G-d
“Facts don’t care about your feelings,” some Jews say. I do wonder, though. If facts don’t care about your feelings, why is Rosh Hashana called the “day of the beginning of your action”? In many other words: Once upon a time, centuries ago, few would have recognized a real facts/feelings distinction, if “facts” mean shared […]
Why History’s Greatest Philosopher Lived in Liadi
I am only a beginner student of philosophy, so when I say the Alter Rebbe is the greatest thinker to ever live, it has nothing of the authority of Yitro, who chose G-d after worshipping all idols on the face of the earth. Really, I am giving a considered opinion that may be wrong but […]