A resolution that calls male ritual circumcision a “violation of the physical integrity of children” was passed overwhelmingly by the Parliamentary Assembly of the...
Vice President Joe Biden will assist in the lighting this year of the Hanukkah menorah on the ellipse in front of the White House. Biden’s...
"It is obvious the Jewish community has every right to be here, including by right of purchase," Justice Minister Shaked said while touring Hebron.
The Agudah lawsuit claims that the purpose of each of Jackson's ordinances in the case was "to target the Orthodox Jewish community."
Efrat Chief Rabbi Shlomo Riskin plans appeal to Supreme Court over fight to stay in his position; city's mayor also vows support.
Volunteers at Chabad of Kathmandu are working to distribute waterproof tents to earthquake victims in Nepal ahead of moonsoon season.
Do you know how many thumbs down Ezra the Scribe received when he announced, back in the 500s BCE?
After much political backroom dealing, a highly controversial conversion bill was enacted by Cabinet decision, instead of becoming law through Knesset vote.
Jews are better off with ignorant anti-Semites rather than with those who have a normal IQ.
"I very quickly abandoned the ambition to achieve only rabbinic expertise, and moved on to the more important initiative of promoting you as creative scholars, with integrity, sensitivity and courage."
Kashruth certification under Israel's Chief Rabbinate at local hotels is going to look -- and be -- vastly different from now on. Heads up, everyone.
The guidelines are intended to prevent the spread of disease, as well as minimize animal suffering.
Rabbi Emanuel Holzer was one of the first and most active in helping to grow the "kosher food industry" at the OU.
The deadline for government's response to the high court's order is next Sunday.
Jordanian soldiers plucked the yarmulkas from the heads of a Jewish father and son at the border crossing.
JewishPress.com wishes the parents and the newest male member of the Jewish People a hearty mazel tov.
An Israeli government religious court granted a ritual divorce to a woman whose husband is in a coma and cannot consent.
"Today this affects Women of the Wall but tomorrow it will affect every Israeli and Jew around the world…."
They had to use a magnifying glass to read the letters.
The NY City Council's Jewish Caucus is demanding that CUNY report anti-Semitic attacks on campus to police.
Blessed are you Hashem our God, King of the Universe, Who restores the widow's boundary line.
Before the law reaches final passage, however, it must still win the approval of Israel’s Interior Ministry.
Rabbi Shimon Elharar, director of Chabad of Dead Sea, was stopped in traffic by a force greater than his car.
Rabbi Binyomin Klein, 79, long-time aide of the Lubavitcher Rebbe, zt'l passed away Friday morning.
This year, volunteers will erect and dismantle some 250 Sukkot around the country.