Questions

Do I need to believe in God to be Jewish?

While evil and wicked behavior can be attributed to humanity, some may deny God’s existence because of natural suffering.

How is Judaism linked to the State of Israel?

Israel was always viewed as the spiritual and physical homeland, no matter where the Jewish people lived.

Why do Jews Fast on Yom Kippur?

Fasting on Yom Kippur enables individuals to transcend the physical and focus on matters of the spirit.

A 1,000-year-old Hebrew Bible,was unveiled at the Museum of the Bible on November 8, 2019.

Why are the Jews called the people of the Book?

Jews have always had a special reverence and appreciation for books.

A baby

What makes a person Jewish?

A Jew who does not observe the commandments or Jewish traditions is still considered Jewish.

Sun penetrating the clouds above the mountains near Chengdu, China. "It looks like Genesis to me," s

Do Jews believe in heaven?

According to some authorities, ‘The World to Come’ refers to the world inhabited by the righteous after death.

Jewish men pray at the Western Wall, Judaism's holiest prayer site, in Jerusalem's Old City. April 1

Questions about the coronavirus restrictions? The ‘Post’ has the answers

The Health Ministry ran a digital media conference. The Jerusalem Post provides you with its answers many of what we think are the public’s pressing questions.

Calculating taxes

Triple trouble?

Questions and answers on taxes.

By LEON HARRIS
16/01/2020

Ask the Rabbi: Acrostic artistry

The 1849 pamphlet is rare. The National Library of Israel holds a solitary copy, and there is only one other copy listed in the catalogue of libraries in Israel.

By LEVI COOPER
24/01/2019
A WOMAN walks in a yard where tea leaves are dried at a tea company in Dening, Fujian Province, Chin

Vitamins and teas: do they go together?

By RX FOR READERS/JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
22/03/2018
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