Support Migdal Ohr by purchasing letters in the Torah Scroll that will be written in honor of Rabbi Grossman’s 70th Birthday.
Posted on: September 10th, 2016News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
Two gas canisters inside a vehicle parked outside a synagogue raised the alert for passersby and police in Marseille on the Sabbath; a week ago a failed car bomb was aimed at Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris.
Posted on: September 10th, 2016News & Views → Archaeology
A rock avalanche close to Sodom has caused a salt cave to collapse near Lot's Wife. A family barely made it out in time.
Posted on: September 6th, 2016News & Views → Business and Economy
Deri's staff has also been instructed to craft an atomic solution, to be used only if the coalition is certain to collapse.
Posted on: September 6th, 2016News & Views → Jewish → Chabad
A bastion of Judaism and Torah has been lost with the passing of longtime Haifa Chief Rabbi Eliyahu Yosef Sha'ar Yashuv Cohen, z'l, age 89.
Posted on: September 4th, 2016News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
Senior German lawmaker Johannes Kahrs says a Law of Integration would solve the Jewish community fears being fed by recent events escalated by incoming Muslim refugees.
Posted on: September 2nd, 2016News & Views → Israel → Government
A difficult illness has ended the fierce battle for the return of IDF Staff Sgt. Oron Shaul z'l's body by his father Herzl Shaul, z'l.
Posted on: September 2nd, 2016News & Views → Global
The Global School Twinning Network was awarded the Jerusalem Unity Prize for its work in promoting unity between worldwide Jewish communities and Israeli society.
Posted on: September 2nd, 2016News & Views → Chessed and Tzedaka
The UK-based Jewish relief organization has helped thousands of refugees in Greece and Turkey, including thousands of children, over the past year.
Posted on: September 1st, 2016News & Views → Jewish → Haredim & Hassidim
The young man could have been a Hasid, in which case he may have considered his uttering of the Shema to be part of his morning prayer.
Posted on: August 31st, 2016News & Views → Business and Economy
A bulwark in the Israeli business world has passed away: Moshe Wertheim, owner of Coca Cola Israel is dead at 86.
Posted on: August 30th, 2016News & Views → Israel → Government
Israel's prime minister and education minister agree on the need to instill comprehensive Zionist values in the nation's school curriculum.
Posted on: August 30th, 2016News & Views → Israel → Aliyah
More than 200 new immigrants arrived on aliyah from eastern Ukraine, the 19th IFCJ flight since Dec. 2014.
Posted on: August 30th, 2016News & Views → Media → Arts and Entertainment
One of Hollywood's finest and funniest comedians has been silenced forever. Gene Wilder passes away at age 83.
Posted on: August 26th, 2016News & Views → Israel → Government
Interior Minister Aryeh Deri (Shas), Health Minister Yakov Litzman and MK Moshe Gafni (both from UTJ) sent Netanyahu an urgent letter Thursday night, demanding a halt to the works on Shabbat, warning of a possible coalition collapse.
Posted on: August 20th, 2016News & Views → Elections
Frankly, even if one does not support Trump's xenophobic attacks on "Rapist Mexicans" and "the Muslims," a group of 45 learned rabbis could have come up with a more convincing, perhaps intellectually challenging argument.
Posted on: August 19th, 2016News & Views → Jewish → Judaism
The 2015-2016 school year saw a breakthrough of more than 100,000 students in Jewish schools in New York City.
Posted on: August 19th, 2016News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
Australian Professor Norman Rosenbaum visits the scene of his brother's murder in Brooklyn 25 years later, denouncing violence with bereaved father Carmel Cato.
Posted on: August 17th, 2016News & Views → Israel → Aliyah
The fact that the first two of these organizations is completely Orthodox, while the third varies from one campus to another has irked many, in Israel and abroad.
Posted on: August 16th, 2016News & Views → Media → Arts and Entertainment
Famed Jewish actor Philip 'Fyvush' Finkel was born in Brownsville, NY. He brought to life several characters in 'Fiddler on the Roof.'
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