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Seal of First Temple Era King Discovered in Old City of Jerusalem

The 2,700-year-old seal of King Hezekiah the "closest thing to the king," says archaeologist.

Chassidic New Year’s Celebrations Cheer Up Israel, Cities Around the World

Jews are gathering at Chabad-led "farbrengens" in Israel and around the world to celebrate the Chassidic New Year, "Yud Tes Kislev."

In the Contest Between Victimized Expellees, Jewish Refugees of Arab Lands Have Proof

Nov. 30: when Jewish refugees of Arab lands are recognized, their cultures and traditions embraced and acknowledged.

New Jersey Businesswoman Launches ‘Give18’ for Victims of Terror

The CEO of Ora's Amazing Herbal found that starting a campaign to help victims of terror was as satisfying as starting her own business.

The Maccabeats’ Latest Chanukah Tune is a Real Sizzler! [video]

The Maccabeats a capella singing group has come up with another sizzler of a tune, this one even offering a perfect recipe for Chanukah.

Stabbing Victim Hadar Buchris, z’l, Remains in Beloved Jerusalem

The young woman murdered by an Arab terrorist in Gush Etzion on Sunday was laid to rest in Jerusalem, the holy city she loved.

Critically Wounded Police Officer Resumes Duty 5 Months Later, Offers Prayer of Thanks at...

Officer Bibi was stabbed by an Arab terrorist from Hebron, but managed to shoot and kill his attacker before he himself collapsed.

Kabbalist Sails to IDF Ship to Ask Soldiers to Say ‘Shema Yisrael’ [video]

The rabbi from Tiberias almost fell into the sea trying to board the ship and settled for shouting from his boat, "Say Shema Yisrael."

Givat Synagogue to Be ‘Torn Down’ Brick by Brick’ and Rebuilt

A compromise prevents Israel from demolishing a synagogue and allows Givat Ze'ev worshippers to rebuild it nearby the present site claimed by Arabs.

Hollywood Star Zooey Deschanel Converted to ‘Judaism’

Her husband is Jewish and she converted before they were married in June, while she was pregnant.

Thousands of Chabad-Lubavitch Rabbis Gather at NYC’s Largest Banquet

More than 5,200 Chabad-Lubavitch rabbis and communal leaders sat down to exchange news at this year's international emissaries' conference in NYC.

54% of American Jews Eat Pork, Says Pew Poll

Less than two-thirds of Americans are "absolutely certain" that God exists. Millennials point to a godless future.

Fear of Violence Prompts Police to Seek Delay of Synagogue Demolition

Hundreds of people have barricaded themselves in the Givat Ze'ev synagogue. Police tell court they cannot stop violence if wrecking ball starts to work.

IDF Protects Jews’ Midnight Mission to Repair Joseph’s Tomb

The IDF provided a military escort to Jewish workers late Monday in a midnight mission to repair the Tomb of Joseph.

New Dutch Campaign to Outlaw Kosher Slaughtering

If the recent rise in anti-Semitism were not enough for the small Jewish community in the Netherlands, a proposed ban on ritual slaughter is...

Islamist Stabs Jew, Punches Rabbi in Marseille, France

An Islamist terrorist attacked a rabbi and a Jewish congregant in Marseilles on Friday.

Update: Northern Israel Terror Suspect Released, Deemed Innocent

Alert citizens called police to a suspicious situation in northern Israel that fortunately turned out well for everyone.

IDF Promises Yad L’Achim, ‘Soldiers Won’t Be Taken to Missionary Events’

The IDF has confirmed in a letter to Yad L'Achim that soldiers will not be taken to missionary events.

‘Not A Single Jew Will Remain On This Land,’ Promises A Gaza Cleric [video]

Visceral radical Islamic hatred of Jews is driving the current wave of terror. Much is being organized in Gaza.

Israel Says ‘Thanks But No Thanks’ on Plan to Internationalize Temple Mount

Israel has rejected out of hand a draft proposal by France to internationalize the Temple Mount.

Abbas Wants UNESCO to Declare Western Wall Part of Al Aqsa

The Palestinian Authority has circulated a draft resolution to declare the Western Wall, Rachel's Tomb and the Patriachs Cave as "Palestinian."

Jews Plan to Ascend Temple Mount on Anniversary of Rambam’s Visit

An unusually large number of Jews plan to ascend the Temple Mount on Monday to mark the 850 years since the Rambam (Moses Maimonides)...

A Slice of Jewish Life in Jerusalem’s Ancient City

Shoshana Selavan, chairperson of the Old City's Jewish Quarter community, launches a new column on Jewish Life in the Old City.

Rivlin Tells Knesset Jewish People, Israel Not At War With Islam

President Reuven Rivlin reminded the Knesset Monday the Jewish People and Israel are not at war with Islam.

Rabbi Permits Carrying Cell Phone on Shabbat because of Wave of Terror

The wave of terror also has made self-defense courses and pepper spray the new fad.

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