orthodox orthodox  /ˈɔr θə ˌdɑks/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) of or pertaining to or characteristic of Judaism
  2. (adj) adhering to what is commonly accepted
  3. (adj) of or relating to or characteristic of the Eastern Orthodox Church

Usage(s):

  • There are two pulls in the world today; one is towards liberal outlook and the other is anachronistically towards orthodoxy.

News

  1. Barbara Streisand criticizes Orthodox Judaism in Israel, says treatment of women is 'distressing'

    Legendary songstress Barbra Streisand made a recent visit to Israel and commented on the gender inequality in Orthodox Jewish communities. read more
    on June 19, 2013     Source: TheCelebrityCafe.com

  2. Getting In Face of Ultra-Orthodox on Need for Real World Education

    Many ultra-Orthodox Jews never get the skills they need for the real world. A new push urges them to take matters in their own hands, even where Talmud is only game in town. Click here for the rest of the article...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: The Forward

  3. Orthodox Church in Glen Gardner celebrates consecration of church and altar

    Orthodox Church in Glen Gardner celebrates consecration of church and altar
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Hunterdon County Democrat

Quotes

  1. "We tried in an orthodox way and in an heroic way but we were not able to score. Today wasn't our day," Spain coach Vicente del Bosque said. "We have two games ahead of us. We have to find a way to win them."
    on Jun 16, 2010 By: Vicente del Bosque Source: The News International

  2. "But they could be used to fight a certain aspect: that Orthodox Jews are becoming unable to walk in public without being afraid of intimidation," he said.
    on Jun 25, 2010 By: Ronny Naftaniel Source: The Associated Press

  3. "Maybe it has had to be drilled into him but Wayne is playing more like an orthodox centre-forward for us and, given time, he could easily be the best in the world," said Ferdinand. "He has the capability without a doubt. He has more tools in...
    on Dec 19, 2008 By: Rio Ferdinand Source: ESPN

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