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US President Barack Obama’s Belated Video Passover Greetings

US Pres. Barack Obama posts late video Passover greetings and timely Easter greetings in a weekend message.

Thousands Accompany Rabbi Shmuel HaLevi Vosner, 102, zt’l, to Rest; 1 Killed, More Hurt...

Rabbi Shmuel HaLevi Vosner (Wosner), zt'l, -- the Shevet HaLevi -- was laid to rest overnight in Bnei Brak. A young man died at the funeral as well.

Happy Birthday to the People of Israel

The modern state of Israel is 67 years old. We, the People of Israel, celebrate our 3,327th birthday tonight.

Arrested for a Pesach Sacrifice

Noam Federman had a lamb in his possession.

Soldiers to Crunch on 80 Tons of Matzo at Seder Tables

Thousands of soldiers will remain on duty defending the country while Jews around the world are at the Seder table tonight.

Netanyahu Sells Israel’s Chametz to Abu Ghosh Resident

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu participated in the ceremony to sell the State of Israel's chametz to Abu Ghosh resident Hussein Jabar.

Egyptian Culture Rife in Israel ‘For Years’ After Exodus

Israeli archaeologists prove Egyptian culture was rife in Israel "for years" after the Exodus.

The Pesach Sacrifice

The Temple Institute renacted the entire Pesach sacrifice ceremony.

Colel Chabad ‘Secures’ Passover Food for Needy Israelis

Colel Chabad and IFCJ have made sure thousands of Israelis will celebrate Passover with good food this year.

A Jewish Twist on ‘Land Day’

Today on the Hebrew calendar is the 10th of Nisan - the day the People of Israel crossed into their new Land.

Jerusalem to Open ‘Gazelle Valley’ Park Before Passover

The city of Jerusalem will open Gazelle Valley -- its unique Middle Eastern version of Central Park -- next Monday, just in time for Passover vacation.

1,000 Danes Form ‘Ring of Peace’ Around Copenhagen Synagogue on Sabbath

A ring of peace encircled Jewish worshipers as they prayed Saturday on Sabbath at a synagogue, this time in Denmark.

Rabbis Allow XMas Trees in Kosher Israeli Hotels

Kashruth certification under Israel's Chief Rabbinate at local hotels is going to look -- and be -- vastly different from now on. Heads up, everyone.

Rabbi Lau Hints at Israel’s Real Enemy

Rabbi Lau was surreptitiously talking about current events and not ancient texts on the news Friday morning...

A Wine’s Exodus: From Vine to Barrel

Bottles of wine accompany the Pesach storytelling - each glass of wine represents the four expressions used by G-d in describing the redemption of the Jewish people from Egypt.

1,000 Youth in Israel Pick Fruit for Needy on Tu B’Shevat

In honor of Tu B'Shevat, youth volunteering with Leket Israel, are picking excess fruit remaining on trees in people's private gardens to give to the poor.

French Soldier Accidentally Fires His Gun Outside Jewish Center

Miracles were added in France late last week when a soldier accidently fired a volley outside a Jewish center, harming no one.

PM Netanyahu Competes in International Bible Quiz

Israeli Prime Minister Bibi Netanyahu competed with others Tuesday in the fifth International Bible Quiz in Jerusalem.

Chabad of Dead Sea ‘Lights Up’ Israeli-Jordanian Border Base

Chabad of the Dead Sea has been busy "lighting up" the area -- even as far as the Jordanian border.

Giant Chabad Menorah Lit Without Ceremony in Martin Place, Sydney

The annual Giant Chabad Menorah was lit without a ceremony this year in Martin Place, Sydney.

Hanukkah Miracle Brings ‘770’ Stabbing Victim Home

A Chabad rabbinic student stabbed in "770" has returned home from the hospital.

President Erdogan Sends Hanukkah Greetings to Turkey’s Jews, Beats Obama to Holiday!

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan lost no time this year in publicly offering warm Chanukah greetings to the nation's Jewish community, even ahead of US Pres. Obama.

The Shabbos Project: Jews Worldwide Keeping This Shabbos Together

This Friday, millions of Jews in 340 cities around the world will be 'keeping it together.' The 7th day. Shabbat.

Racheli Frenkel: Be Joyful on the Holiday for Our Boys Too [photos]

In Giv’at Oz veGa’on in Gush Etzion, celebrations were held for Simchat Beit HaShoeva.

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