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Dr. Jay Goldmintz

Soul of Parenting: Will Your Child be a Plant or a Robot?

August 7, 2018, by

While it’s wonderful to say that we should be recognizing individual differences in children and adolescents’ religious character and genetic sensitivities and predispositions, the truth of the matter is that this is easier said than done, if only because Judaism demands that everyone conform to the same minimum standards regardless of their individual sensitivities and

Soul of Parenting: Confessions of A Spiritual Exemplar… of Sorts

May 16, 2018, by

I’ve received a number of responses from people who have been reading this column and I am thankful to all of you who have said how much they are appreciated. I am particularly thankful for the personal stories and recollections that people have shared about their own religious development or that of their children. At