web analytics
December 4, 2016 / 4 Kislev, 5777
News & Views
Sponsored Post
The Migdal Ohr Mishpachton MISHPACHTONIM – Israel’s Children are Your Children.

Support Migdal Ohr by purchasing letters in the Torah Scroll that will be written in honor of Rabbi Grossman’s 70th Birthday.



Beitar Jerusalem Announces Shabbat Ban on Soccer Games

By:

Printer-Ready Page Layout
JewishPress Logo



The Beitar Jerusalem soccer team announced that it will stop playing on Shabbat in order to allow its religious and traditional fans to attend team home games.

Home games will be held on Saturday nights or weekdays, according to the announcement by the team’s new owner Eli Tabib.

Beitar Jerusalem made headlines earlier this year when the signing of two Chechen Muslims, leading to fan protests and the torching of the team’s trophy room. Fans also attacked several Arabs at Jerusalem’s Malha Mall earlier this year.

JTA

About the Author:


If you don't see your comment after publishing it, refresh the page.

Our comments section is intended for meaningful responses and debates in a civilized manner. We ask that you respect the fact that we are a religious Jewish website and avoid inappropriate language at all cost.

If you promote any foreign religions, gods or messiahs, lies about Israel, anti-Semitism, or advocate violence (except against terrorists), your permission to comment may be revoked.


Loading Facebook Comments ...



Imported and Older Comments:

  1. Anonymous says:

    Kol haKavod to Beitar! Thursday night soccer (or whatever night they want) could get to be just as accepted as Monday night football in the USA.

  2. Anonymous says:

    Bravo! Now just be consistent in your pro-Torah policies: Shabbos, yes. Muslims, no.

  3. The times they are a changin'!


Current Top Story
Nahal Infantry Brigade soldiers
Not Trusted to Evict Jews? IDF Plans Relocating Haredi Troops from Amona Vicinity

Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/news/breaking-news/beitar-jerusalem-announces-shabbat-ban-on-soccer-games/2013/08/11/

Scan this QR code to visit this page online: