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Religion Library: Conservative Judaism

Human Nature and the Purpose of Existence

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Conservative Judaism upholds the classical dualistic view of the early rabbis that human nature consists of conflicting good and evil impulses. However, it tends to stress moral and ethical behavior, more than Torah study and ritual, as the ideal path to vanquish evil.


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