Category: religion

A real slip of the tongue

This last week, we Norwegians have been more concerned with the fate of our countrymen who have been taken hostage in Algiers (desperately awaiting news about them, alas so far not forthcoming), than with whatever is going on in the…

Gmar hatima tova

Yom Kippur came and went. A sublime experience. There is no other possible way of describing it. This years joy over this most wonderful celebration of life, had an extra element of joy, as on the occasion I was visiting…

Norway put under scrutiny

this message just ticked in (apologies for horrible translation, google translate job….) lifted from idag.no Puts more focus on Norway Rabbi Abraham Cooper and Mark Weitzman believe the proposal to ban circumcision is one of several threats against religious freedom…