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Spiritual Cafe: Fighting The Sin of Forgetfulness
 
Jerusalem Arabs Attack Jerusalem Light Rail with Rocks

August 31, 2015 - 4:49 PM
 
President Rivlin Warns not to Accept Iran ‘with One Click of a Pen’

August 31, 2015 - 4:23 PM
 
Auschwitz Provides Tourists with Outdoor Showers to ‘Cool Down’

August 31, 2015 - 3:39 PM
 
Israel to Beef Up Security in Jerusalem, Judea, Samaria

August 31, 2015 - 3:15 PM
 
Palmyra’s Ancient ‘Temple of Bel’ Destroyed in New Blast

August 31, 2015 - 1:48 PM
 
Second Temple-Era Podium May Be Discovery in City of David

August 31, 2015 - 11:44 AM
 
First Official Turkish Delegation to Israel in 5 Years

August 31, 2015 - 10:23 AM
 
In Show of Unity, Bklyn Pols Rally Against Iran Deal

August 31, 2015 - 4:32 AM
 
Pro-Israel Carson Breathing Down Neck of Pro-Israel Trump

August 30, 2015 - 7:30 PM
 
31st Democratic Senator Backs Iran Deal

August 30, 2015 - 5:54 PM
 
‘Mega” Gas Field Discovered off Egyptian Coast

August 30, 2015 - 5:27 PM
 
Elbit Wins European and African Contracts

August 30, 2015 - 4:02 PM
 
A Sign of Desperation: Iran Claims Syria Killed Israeli Soldiers

August 30, 2015 - 3:48 PM
 
Iran Rejects Daniel Barenboim’s Gesture of Peace Because He’s Israeli

August 30, 2015 - 3:15 PM
 
Wasserman-Schultz ‘Blocked DNC Resolution Supporting Iran Deal’

August 30, 2015 - 3:06 PM
 
Neurologist Oliver Sacks Dies at Age 82 in New York City

August 30, 2015 - 2:40 PM
 
Aljazeera Arab Readers Shocked by Restraint, Kindness of IDF Soldiers in Nabi Salah

August 30, 2015 - 2:37 PM
 
1 Injured in Drive-by Shooting Terror Attack Near Kedumim

August 30, 2015 - 1:43 PM
 
Large Brush Fire Contained in Galilee

August 30, 2015 - 1:28 PM
 
Israeli Woman Arrested Trying to Join ISIS

August 30, 2015 - 12:30 PM
 
Netanyahu: No Objection to ‘Civilian” Nuclear Program in Iran

August 30, 2015 - 11:01 AM
 
Soldier Injured in Suspected Car Attack

August 30, 2015 - 1:02 AM
 
Monaco Apologizes for Deporting Jews to the Nazis

August 29, 2015 - 11:54 PM
 
Obama to Jewish Organization Heads: I Understand Israelis Mistrusting Iran

August 29, 2015 - 11:43 PM
 
Clinton Puts Her Foot in the Mouth (Again) with ‘Boxcar’ Remark

August 29, 2015 - 11:37 PM
 
Iranian President Says Nuclear Deal a ‘Non-Committal Agreement’

August 29, 2015 - 11:01 PM
 
Union to Strike Ben Gurion Airport 2 Hours Sunday

August 29, 2015 - 10:05 PM
 
Official PA Media Calls Huckabee ‘Inane Creature’ and ‘Wicked Man’

August 29, 2015 - 9:45 PM
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Life in Israel
Agricultural field in Israel.
 

Posted on: May 27th, 2014

BlogsLife in Israel

The government is renewing a law exempting shmitta-observant farmers from arnona payments.

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IDF CHief of Staff Benny Gantz speaks with soldiers during a visit at the IDF Netzah Yehuda Battalion  near Jenin on March 2, 2014.
 

Posted on: May 21st, 2014

BlogsLife in Israel

There is going to be a march in Bet Shemesh, protesting that charedi soldiers are being harassed.

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Beit Shemesh Haredi mayor Moshe Abutbul could be ousted tomorrow.
 

Posted on: March 10th, 2014

BlogsLife in Israel

Abutbol's city government does everything it can to avoid helping schools that are not the mainstream Haredi.

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Minister of Education Rabbi Shai Piron (L) with UTJ MK Moshe Gafni (C) and Jewish Home Deputy Minister of Religious Services Rabbi Eli Ben Dahan.
 

Posted on: March 5th, 2014

BlogsLife in Israel

They are arguing specifically about summer camps, but the arguments apply to all the differences between them.

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Family trip
 

Posted on: March 4th, 2014

BlogsLife in Israel

This past Friday afternoon we took a short break from Shabbos preparation to do a short tiyu.

Supporters rally outside the municipality in Bet Shemesh, during the inauguration of mayoral candidate Eli Cohen's new elections campaign, February 17, 2014.
 

Posted on: February 26th, 2014

BlogsLife in Israel

Sure enough, the mayoral challenger's song was quick to draw criticism from his opponents and detractors.

MK Dov Lipman
 

Posted on: February 13th, 2014

BlogsLife in Israel

Lipman's proposal was crafted in coordination with Chief Rabbi Dovid Lau.

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Israelis of all ages waiting to be drafted.
 

Posted on: February 2nd, 2014

BlogsLife in Israel

As soon as he stepped out of the country, he was officially AWOL.

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moshe abutbul
 

Posted on: January 29th, 2014

BlogsLife in Israel

Let the best man win!

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Papal behavior: Jeremy Irons as Pope Alexander VI in the TV series The Borgias.
 

Posted on: January 20th, 2014

BlogsLife in Israel

The Catholic Church was behind nearly two thousand years of antisemitism and murder of Jews.

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Former Minister of the Interior Gideon Sa'ar.
 

Posted on: January 6th, 2014

BlogsLife in Israel

Minister of the Interior Gideon Saar.

Tekhelet tying methods on display at the Ptil Tekhelet conference.
 

Posted on: December 31st, 2013

BlogsLife in Israel

The conference was in part a commemoration of Rav Herzog.

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shabbat elevator
 

Posted on: December 25th, 2013

BlogsLife in Israel

The proposal is facing secular opposition.

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IMG_20131222_123546
 

Posted on: December 22nd, 2013

BlogsLife in Israel

The Speaker of the House does not think the idea of installing a Christmas tree is appropriate.

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Yuval Yosef PHOTOGRAPHER
 

Posted on: December 17th, 2013

BlogsLife in Israel

Netanya City Hall says that the new program will not be in a new, separate, building.

Erev Shabbat at the Carmel market in Tel Aviv. The Rabbinate will enhance supervision of businesses that must close before Shabbat starts.
 

Posted on: December 11th, 2013

BlogsLife in Israel

The Rabbanut is going out on an initiative to prevent stores from staying open past the entry of Shabbos.

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empty apt
 

Posted on: December 10th, 2013

BlogsLife in Israel

Any apartment that sits empty for 9 months out of the year will be taxed double the normal rates.

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Jiphone2
 

Posted on: December 9th, 2013

BlogsLife in Israel

Someone with an iPhone sins regularly.

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Posted on: December 3rd, 2013

BlogsLife in Israel

I wonder in what way they were being "more machmir" when making grape juice...

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Thanksgivukkah
 

Posted on: November 27th, 2013

BlogsLife in Israel

One last Thanksgivvukah video..

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