A journal for the wondering Jew, B`Or Ha`Torah examines science, art, and modern life through the microscope and telescope of the scientist; the diagnosis of the physician; the algorithm of the mathematician; the discourse of the philosopher; the imagery of the artist, poet, and photographer; and the tested faith and learning of the Torah-observant Jew.
Special Section on Ecology in Jewish Law & Tradition
Dr. Aryeh Gotfryd, "Global Ecology: On the Road to Redemption"
Prof. Herman Branover, "Towards Environmental ConsciousnessThe Need to Educate"
Ilana and Yehuda Attia, "Jewish Environmental Law: A Selected Bibliography"
Rabbi Dr. Aryeh Strikovsky, "G-d, Man, and Tree"
Prof. Yehudah Levi, "The Problem of Ecology: Living at the Expense of Future Generations"`
Eyal Goldberger, "Healing Bitter Water and Water as an Agent in Healing"
Rabbi Dr. Aryeh Strikovsky, "The Biblical History of Rainfall and Irrigation"
Rabbi Yanki Tauber, "The Fluidity of Life: From the Notebooks of Rabbi M.M. Schneerson"
Yaakov Levinson, "The Apple Revealed: From a Jewish and Nutritional Perspective"
Rabbi Yitzchak Ginsburgh, "The Jewish Academy"
Prof. Eliezer Zeiger, "Torah and Science: From Elokim to Havaya, Part Two"
Peter Kalms, "Justice in the Marketplace"
Dr. Russell Jay Hendel, "Jewish Bankruptcy Law as a Vehicle for Societal Kindness"
Dr. Alexander Poltorak, "Mezuza The Arrow in Life"
Janet Berg, "Towards an Authentic Judaica: A Design Strategy for Ritual Objects"
Special Section on the Jewish Woman
Rabbi Dr. Reuven P. Bulka, "Together in Separateness: Understanding Taharat Ha`Mishpaha"
Miriam Schwarz, "Blood, Wine, and Childbirth: A Commentary on Leviticus 12"
Marilyn Tokayer, "Parental Attitude and Child Development"
Rabbi Dr. Reuven P. Bulka, "Comments on Tokayer`s Paper"
Marilyn Tokayer, "Response to Rabbi Bulka`s Comments"
Prof. Alvin Radkowsky, "The Yeshiva as a Place of Secular Learning"
Prof. Pesach Goldstein, "Perceptions of the Shamir in Three Dimensions: Midrashic, Historic, and Theoretical"