Much of his work consisted of de-constructing the prevailing approach viewing Rabbinic Judaism as a single religious movement within which the various Rabbinic texts were produced.
A bulwark in the Israeli business world has passed away: Moshe Wertheim, owner of Coca Cola Israel is dead at 86.
Dr. Irving Moskowitz z"l has been called the Montefiore and Rothschild of our time.
Thousands attended the funeral of Border Patrol chief inspector Jadan Assad in the Druze village of Beit J'an.
Henry’s blunt account of a president whom he himself deeply admired made a strong impression on a generation that often remembered FDR through rose-colored glasses.
Satoru Iwata, president of Nintendo, has died at the age of 55.
Two murder suspects have been arrested in Hungary in connection with the death of Jerusalem resident Ofir Gross, z'l.
Her passing is a great loss to the Eretz Yisrael movement, to Hevron the City of our Forefathers and to her family.
IDF Sgt. Omri Levi, age 19, was murdered by an Israeli Arab terrorist in Be'er Sheva at the central bus station.
"Among the State of Israel's greatest friends, he was completely dedicated to its security."
Jacob Birnbaum mobilized students to call on the Kremlin to stop the oppression of Soviet Jews.
Since the passing of the IDF enlistment law by Yesh Atid chairman Yair Lapid, Rabbi Auerbach enhanced his struggle against army service.
"At any minute the guard could shoot you for not liking the way you looked at him," Peck recalled. "They would shoot you for nothing."
PM Netanyahu and his wife Sara send their deepest condolences to the wife of former Justice Minister Ya'akov Ne'eman, z'l, close friends of the couple.
Mary Tyler Moore was best known in her roles as an all-around, wholesome role model during the 1960s and 1970s.
The Tosher Rebbe, z'l, has passed away at the age of 95. Baruch Dayan Emes. May his memory be for a blessing.
“All of us, I think every mother and father in the State of Israel, and the State of Israel, we all embrace Hadas's mother and father, and brothers and sisters."
One of Hollywood's finest and funniest comedians has been silenced forever. Gene Wilder passes away at age 83.
Rabbi Getz came to Uman with the last strength in his body to stay near Rabbi Nachman's gravesite during the days of Judgment.
In 1983, Kobzon was expelled from the Communist Party of the Soviet Union and reprimanded for performing Jewish songs.
PM Netanyahu sent a letter of condolences to the Levinger family on the passing of the late leader Rabbi Moshe Levinger, who was known for his life work in establishing the modern Jewish community of Hebron and as one of the founder of the Gush Emunim settlement movement.
Unlike traditional Orthodox academies, Rabbi Goldstein's Diaspora Yeshiva appealed to students who identified with the nonconformist beatnik and hippie subcultures, adopting a neo-Chasidic approach.
He cared about the unique personal circumstances that shaped each of the great thinkers of Jewish history.
The Wilfs, both Joe and Harry, were not just philanthropic donors to the RCA, stressed Herson, but took an active role in the continued growth of the educational institution.
The former director of the 92nd Street Y is dead after hanging himself last Friday at his home in Seagate.