Orthodox Jew

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Related to Orthodox Jew: Amish, kosher, Orthodox Christianity
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Noun1.Orthodox Jew - Jew who practices strict observance of Mosaic lawOrthodox Jew - Jew who practices strict observance of Mosaic law
Jewish Orthodoxy, Orthodox Judaism - Jews who strictly observe the Mosaic law as interpreted in the Talmud
Jew, Hebrew, Israelite - a person belonging to the worldwide group claiming descent from Jacob (or converted to it) and connected by cultural or religious ties
Chasid, Chassid, Hasid, Hassid - a member of a Jewish sect that observes a form of strict Orthodox Judaism
Lubavitcher - a member of the Lubavitch movement; a follower of Chabad Hasidism
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When was the last time you read about an Evangelical Christian American farmer, young Republican, believing Mormon or Orthodox Jew taking out his 9mm MMP and murdering a kid in a drive-by shooting over a drug deal?
She breaks down the linguistic "tells" of Orthodox Jews, explains how religious Jews often code switch depending on their audience, and describes her experience as a non-Orthodox Jew immersing herself in Orthodox homes and communities for research.
She traces the tension between assimilated and ultra-Orthodox Jews back to Enlightenment anxieties about the success of modernization for Jews, and the difference threatening to erupt from under the surface that the visibly "other" Orthodox Jew represents to the anxiously acculturating, but not fully assimilated, Jew.
Having spent my youth in Orthodox surroundings, I have chosen not to be an Orthodox Jew.
Orthodox Jew and reggae rapper Matisyahu -- with his yarmulke and beard, and his tiny infant clutched in his arms -- stood out in the crowd.
Manchester-based Orthodox Jew Rabbi Ahron Cohen provoked anger with his appearance at the two-day meeting which questions whether the systematic killing of six million Jews took place.
In between he was a psychedelic prophet, a born-again Christian, and an Orthodox Jew.
As with any minority group, there are circumstances when it may be beneficial or time-saving for the Orthodox Jew simply to engage a counselor or therapist who shares similar religious beliefs and cultural values (Simmons, 2001), yet there are few available (Bilu & Witztum, 1993).
He phones to check that he can get a Kosher meal on the plane--a permanent battle for an Orthodox Jew.
He is a close friend of Rabbi Daniel Lapin, a controversial Orthodox Jew who is influential among evangelical Christians and is the author of Thou Shalt Prosper: Ten Commandments for Making Money.
Shimon Newmark, an Orthodox Jew from Baltimore, Maryland, lives the Torah's laws every day.
As an Orthodox Jew, I can truthfully state that I firmly believe that the Anti-Defamation League (ADL), and specifically Abe Foxman, have created more anti-Semitism by their deeds over the past several decades than any other force, save Hitler and Stalin.