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May 14 Opening of US Embassy in Jerusalem to Include Mezuzah-Hanging Ceremony

The extraordinary gesture comes at the behest of U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman, Channel 20 reports.

Samsung’s Newest Phone Unintentionally ‘Kosher’

The Satmar Rebbe made headlines back then when he gave his flock one month to get rid of their smartphones or find a new rebbe.

Last Jew of Peki’in to Light Israel’s 70th Independence Day Torch

Margalit Zinati never married because it would have meant leaving Peki'in, and abandoning the town’s ancient synagogue, which features a limestone column engraved with two Hebrew inscriptions dating to the Roman period.

Opening Ceremony for Holocaust Martyrs’ And Heroes’ Remembrance Day at Yad Vashem (video)

The ceremony featured torch lighting and a traditional memorial service, including the recitation of prayers for the departed.

YouTube Deletes Rabbi Shmuel Eliyahu’s Torah Channel

Users who tried to browse through the channel to watch the lessons encountered the message “Account deleted.”

Rami Levy’s Cellphone Company Going Shomer Shabbat

Rami Levy Tikshoret will be the first cellphone company to take that step.

‘Wendy’s Shabbat’ Picked for Tribeca Film Festival

"This is a story of rediscovering the joys of community again in older age, and in the longing for ritual, however unorthodox it may appear."

WATCH: US Ambassador David Friedman Says He’s ‘Grateful to President Trump, Thankful to God’

"So grateful to President Trump for the opportunity and thankful to God for His blessings."

On the Eve of Passover, Words of Torah Heard in the White House ....

Jason D. Greenblatt thanked the group for their visit. “It was a pleasure to host all of you," he wrote.

Cairo Genizah Project Reveals 11th Century Passover Haggadah

The Cairo Genizah International Project of the Haifa, Oxford, Princeton and Pennsylvania universities presents one of the ancient haggadahs discovered so far, opening a window to Medieval Passover customs.

Authorized to Sell

Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman authorized IDF Chief Rabbi Eyal Karim to sell all the IDF's Chametz to a non-Jew.

Jews in Hebron Move into Beit Rachel & Beit Leah, Near Cave of the...

“With our entrance may we merit to continue to fulfill the Torah commandment to walk in the path of our Father Abraham in carrying out the redemption of the Land of Israel."

US Ambassador David Friedman’s Passover Message: ‘Next Year in Jerusalem’ Has Special Meaning This...

“To be here for Passover in Israel is a very special moment for me," says US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman.

Head of Eli Yeshiva Rabbi Sadan on TV: Don’t Let IDF Women Kill

"I'm not saying that a woman can't be a pilot," he said regarding women's service, "But I think that giving a woman the profession of killing people is not good for the nation of Israel."

‘Divine Cleaning Team’ at the Western Wall Busy on the Job

Twice a year the Rabbi of the Western Wall oversees collection of "God's Mail" in order to make way for the next half-year's onslaught to come.

Female Jewish Editor Joins National Geographic, First Time Ever

Goldberg observed that she herself is a member of two groups that also once faced discrimination at the magazine she leads today.

Natan Sharansky Credits Prize for Kibbutz Galuyot to Wife Avital, Aliya Activists, Prisoners of...

"This prize also goes to [wife] Avital and to all the Aliyah activists and Prisoners of Zion in the Soviet Union who fought valiantly for the right to immigrate to Israel."

Former Prisoner of Zion Natan Sharansky Wins Israel Prize for Aliya

Prior to Aliya in 1986 Sharansky was best known for his time in Soviet prisons after his arrest in 1977.

Religious Zionists’ Spiritual Leader on Vaccination: Listen to Doctors, Don’t Be Your Own Physician

"We very much value independent and critical thinking, but we also need some common sense and humility."
Aish Hatorah Center opposite the Kotel, Jerusalem.

Fire Breaks Out at Yeshivat Aish HaTorah in Jerusalem

Miraculously the fire was contained to a small area and thus the damage didn’t spread to the entire building.

Tower of David Museum Gears Up for Passover with King David Laser Show

King David has been the inspiration for artists for centuries and is one of the most well-known Biblical figures in the history of art.

Watch Megilla Brachot Recited at the White House

Can anyone even remember a time, ever, when the Megilla was read at the White House?

Watch US Ambassador David Friedman & Wife Tammy’s Musical Purim Holiday Greetings

The Ambassador and his wife wished the people of Israel a joyous and peaceful holiday.

‘There’s No Future in Turkey for Jews’

"The professor proposed he apply for a position at the Turkish defense ministry, but his CV was rejected because he is a Jew."

100 European Jewish Boys & Girls Celebrate Bar, Bat Mitzvahs at Western Wall

The celebrants were accompanied by rabbis from their respective Jewish communities and a native speaker of their language was attached to each group.

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