Can a Jew convert to Islam?

Many Muslims have asked our Jewish staff “if the Quran serves as a guidance for mankind, why don’t you follow it?” This article explains why even if they believed that were true, Jewish law prohibits them from converting to Islam

Can a Jew proclaim Allahu Akbar before slaughtering a cow?

The Pe’at Hashulchan, written by R. Israel Shklover, a disciple of the Vilna Gaon states that as Muslims declare “Allahu Akbar” before slaughtering a cow, a Jewish shochet (slaughterer) may also declare this, before cutting the animal. He reasons that as “Allahu Akbar” means “Hashem is great” and is not to be considered an interruption […]

The Dhimmi and the Ger Toshav

Many non-Muslims mistakenly perceive the Dhimmi status as negative, what few realize is that Judaism had its own Dhimmi status long before Islam. We hope to dispel the myths and promote the similarities between both statuses.