Rabbi Marc Gellman

God Squad

Rabbi Marc Gellman writes about religion for Newsday.

God Squad 5/23/15 Interfaith marriage puts Jewish population at risk QUESTION: What's the big deal about marrying "in the faith" with Jews? Furthermore, why does
God Squad 5/15/15 God Squad: Parents can only do their best, children fly or fail on their own QUESTION: Despite our very best parenting and excellent, intense professional psychological treatment since age 5,
God Squad 5/13/15 God Squad: Donate to legitimate charities helping Nepal earthquake victims QUESTION: Most of us here in America are lucky enough to finish the day with
God Squad 5/2/15 God Squad: Does God want us to have cancer? QUESTION: Does God want me to have cancer? In the 1820s, Pope Leo XII said
God Squad 4/25/15 God Squad: Aristotle introduced idea of life after death QUESTION: I've always thought that in the last few hundred years of the Old Testament,
God Squad 4/18/15 God Squad: Shepherds, sheep must work together for good of the flock QUESTION: When the current pastor arrived, our Catholic parish was a vibrant, singing community. Now,
God Squad 4/11/15 God Squad: Even in times of hope, true evil exists Recently, I received some timely questions regarding the biblical Exodus from Egypt and the vexing
God Squad 1/16/15 God Squad: Freedom of speech demands great responsibility I'm not a race-baiter, an Islamophobe, or an anti-Semite. I also don't stand up in
God Squad 1/9/15 God Squad: Free will is God's greatest gift to humanity My recent reply to a question on free will generated lots more questions and comments
God Squad 1/1/15 God Squad: How to discreetly ask a boss to stop swearing My boss is loud and boisterous. The employees who report to him, myself included, walk