Category: off the derech

10 Prerequisites for Going OTD

The frum community has a very defined list of requirements for those who would consider themselves part of the community; one has to keep Shabbos, kosher, taharas hamishpacha (that’s the set of rules that governs having sex through a hole…

8 Reasons I Went OTD

The frum community is so beautiful, so full of chessed; why do people go OTD? There are two approaches to this troubling question in the classic sources. The Rambam maintains that the reason people go OTD is because they believed…