The bill specifically forbids the slaughtering of animals in an ‘unnatural state,’ making it virtually impossible to do a proper shechitah.
Today, Denmark joins a growing list of European countries which have effectively banned Kosher slaughter. A regulation, signed Thursday but came into effect Monday, requires animals to be stunned prior to slaughter, thus rendering them unfit for Kosher certification. Denmark is preceded by Poland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden and Switzerland in banning unstunned slaughter. The ban… Read more »
And the LORD spoke unto Moses, saying: Speak unto the children of Israel, saying: In the seventh month, in the first day of the month, shall be a solemn rest unto you, a memorial proclaimed with the blast of horns, a holy convocation. Ye shall do no manner of servile work; and ye shall bring… Read more »
“Thou shalt kill of thy herd and of thy flock, which the LORD hath given thee, as I have commanded thee” (Deuteronomy 12:21) It seems like an ironic choice, but he may just be the best man for the job. The European Jewish Association has hired a lawyer with a history of anti-Semitic ties to… Read more »
“This is My covenant, which ye shall keep, between Me and you and thy seed after thee: every male among you shall be circumcised. And ye shall be circumcised in the flesh of your foreskin; and it shall be a token of a covenant betwixt Me and you. And he that is eight days old… Read more »
“People of holiness shall you be to Me; you shall not eat flesh of an animal that was torn in the field, to the dog shall you throw it.” (Exodus 22:30) In a 222-178 decision, Polish parliament rejected a bill that would reinstate ritual slaughter in the country. In December, Poland declared it illegal to… Read more »