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Rabbi Riskin Hopes the Rabbinate Will Climb Down From Their Tree [audio]

Rabbi Riskin believes the Rabbinate must be prepared to accept Halachic decisions that aren't Ultra-Orthodox.

Rabbi Shlomo Riskin to ‘Stay On No Matter What’ Says Efrat Mayor

Efrat Chief Rabbi Shlomo Riskin plans appeal to Supreme Court over fight to stay in his position; city's mayor also vows support.

Rare 1,000 Yr Old Ketubah on Exhibit in Jerusalem

An extremely rare 1,000-year-old ketuba inscribed in Aramaic is now on exhibit in the National Library in Jerusalem.

Arabs Terrorize Worshipers in Jerusalem’s Ancient Shiloach Yemenite Synagogue

The ancient Yemenite synagogue in Jerusalem's Shiloach area came under repeated attack during prayers over Shavuot.

TZOHAR Condemns Efforts to Depose Rabbi Riskin

Effort to depose Rabbi Riskin are revenge against his positions and halachic decisions.

Report: Rabbinate May Be Plotting to Dump Rabbi Riskin of Efrat

The Chief Rabbinate will invite Rabbi Riskin for a hearing on whether to extend his term, ostensibly because of his age but possibly because of his views on conversion.

Arab Stabs 2 Jewish Teens in Old City Terror Attack on Shavuot

The boys were heading to a Shavuot study session when they were attacked by the Arab terrorist.

Transcript of President Obama’s Speech at Congregation Adas Israel [video]

Remarks by the President on Jewish American Heritage Month - May 22, 2015

Chabad of Dead Sea Works a Miracle for Wedding Blessings Before Shavuot

At the ninth hour, Chabad of Dead Sea whipped together sheva brochot in 2 hours for a newly wedded tourist couple -- out of nowhere.

Foreign Minister Hotovely: Tell the World ‘God Gave Israel to the Jews’

Israel finally has a Foreign Minister who is not ashamed to say the word "God."

Egyptian Journalist Poses as Jew and Discovers Ant-Semitism

An Arab language website sent a reporter, dressed as a Jew, to the streets of Cairo.

Neo-Nazis to March on Golders Green, London

Scotland Yard said it cannot prevent the upcoming neo-Nazi march that is planned for July 4th.

Obama Reaching Out to (Liberal) Jews in Sermon at Synagogue

The President will speak Friday night at Washington's largest Conservative synagogue, probably to continue to express his opinion that Israel is racist & Israel should embody "Judeo-Christian"/universal values (as opposed to Jewish values). They're going to lap it up .

Rivlin Tells Bnei Akiva, ‘We Must Not Let This Happen Again’

Israeli Pres. Rivlin expresses deep concern after vandals torch a Bnei Akiva building and synagogue in northern Israel.

Pres. Rivlin Receives ‘First Fruits of the Field’ for Shavuot

Israel's farmers brought the first fruits of the field to Pres. Reuven Rivlin and his wife Nechama on this eve of Shavuoth.

Anti-Semitism Expert Robert Wistrich Dies

Robert Wistrich, considered the world's leading historian on anti-Semitism, died in Rome late Tuesday from a heart attack. He was 70 years old. He was...

Large Asifa Hears Call from Gedolei Yisroel to Secure Har Hazeitim

ICPHH Event Rallies Community to Support Wall Around 3000-Year Old Cemetery.

American Tourist Dies in Tragedy at Masada

An American woman has died in Israel after possibly suffering heat stroke and falling while hiking at Masada.

Israel’s 5-Year Upgrade Plan for Western Wall

Israel's new government has approved a five-year plan to upgrade and develop the area around the Western Wall.

Paris Jews Beaten, Hospitalized After More Anti-Semitic Violence

Two separate, violent anti-Semitic attacks in the Paris area sent a Jewish mother and a Jewish teenager to hospitals.

MK Gafni Went to See the Premishlan Rebbe about Getting MK Avigdor Liberman Into...

Only in Israel will a Litvak MK go to a Chassideshe Rebbe to convince an "anti-Chareidi" MK to join the coalition.

Mazal Tov to 65-Year-old Mother of ‘Illegal’ Baby

Bnei Brak Hassidic woman and child are fine after C-section birth of in-vitro-fertilization baby.

New Torah Scroll Gifted to Nevatim Air Force Base

A new Torah scroll is gifted to the IDF Nevatim Air Force base in southern Israel in memory of murdered soldier Almog Shiloni, z'l.

Gal-On, Leftists Slam Jerusalem Day Flag Dance Parade in Old City [photo]

Leftist Meretz head Zehava Gal-On slams Israel's traditional Jerusalem Day Flag Dance parade in the Old City.

Pope Calls Abbas a Potential “Angel of Peace”

Francis apparently wouldn't recognize the Angel of Death if it stared him in the face.

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