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A Night of Revelation and the Musical Spirit of Israel
 
Chabad of Dead Sea Works a Miracle for Wedding Blessings Before Shavuot

May 22, 2015 - 7:16 PM
 
Foreign Minister Hotovely: Tell the World ‘God Gave Israel to the Jews’

May 22, 2015 - 4:33 PM
 
Egyptian Journalist Poses as Jew and Discovers Ant-Semitism

May 22, 2015 - 4:27 PM
 
An Israeli Rancher Son’s Story of Land and Survival

May 22, 2015 - 2:30 PM
 
Neo-Nazis to March on Golders Green, London

May 22, 2015 - 1:33 PM
 
Obama Trying to Convince Israel to Sign Non-Proliferation Treaty

May 22, 2015 - 12:58 PM
 
Report: Jews Buy Abandoned Church for New Town near Gush Etzion

May 22, 2015 - 12:23 PM
 
Doctors Give Netanyahu Good Marks for Health

May 22, 2015 - 11:34 AM
 
Obama Reaching Out to (Liberal) Jews in Sermon at Synagogue

May 22, 2015 - 11:17 AM
 
ISIS Captures Most of Syria; Assad Escape Plan Revealed

May 22, 2015 - 5:18 AM
 
Rivlin Tells Bnei Akiva, ‘We Must Not Let This Happen Again’

May 21, 2015 - 10:37 PM
 
Most Dutch Muslims View Syrian Jihadists as Heroes, Says Wilders

May 21, 2015 - 9:27 PM
 
Israel Refuses to Pay $1.1 Billion Swiss Court Award to Iran

May 21, 2015 - 8:08 PM
 
Liberman Apologizes for Using ‘Autistic’ as an Insult to Describe Netanyahu

May 21, 2015 - 7:33 PM
 
Liberman Warns Netanyahu Not to Meet Arab Party Head

May 21, 2015 - 5:52 PM
 
Pres. Rivlin Receives ‘First Fruits of the Field’ for Shavuot

May 21, 2015 - 5:26 PM
 
New UN Middle East Envoy Comes Up with ‘New’ Idea – Freeze Settlements

May 21, 2015 - 2:58 PM
 
ISIS Takes Over Qaddafi’s Home Town in Libya

May 21, 2015 - 2:18 PM
 
Netanyahu Tells EU He Is Committed to ‘Vision’ of Two States

May 21, 2015 - 12:48 PM
 
Section of Ancient Jerusalem’s Lower Aqueduct Discovered

May 21, 2015 - 11:08 AM
 
Iran Complains Israel Threatened Nuclear Attack

May 21, 2015 - 10:46 AM
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Hebrew Class of West Side B'nai Israel Synagogue in Duluth, 1915
 

Posted on: May 31st, 2012

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The photo was taken at a class outing in Lincoln Park in Duluth. B’nai Israel consolidated with congregation Adas Israel in 1930.

Now You See Them, Now You Don't
 

Posted on: May 31st, 2012

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Camouflaged IDF fighter jets fly low and fast inside the Ramon Crater in the Negev Desert. Hundreds of millions of years ago, the Negev desert was covered by an ocean. Slowly, it receded northwards, leaving behind a hump-shaped hill. The hump was slowly flattened by water and climatic forces. Five million years ago, give or […]

Afternoon Break
 

Posted on: May 30th, 2012

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Boys on a Hill Overlooking Havat Gilad, May 28 2012. Havat Gilad (Gilad Farm) is an Israeli outpost in Samaria. It was established in 2002, in memory of Gilad Zar, security coordinator of the Shomron Regional Council, who was shot and killed in 2001. This small village is on a list of outposts that Israel’s […]

Soldiers at the Wall of Tears
 

Posted on: May 29th, 2012

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IDF soldiers pray at the Western Wall. Next Tuesday, June 5, will mark the 45th anniversary of the Six Day War in which Israel liberated the Wall from Arab occupation, along with Temple Mount in the midst of historic Jewish Jerusalem, Judea, Samaria, and Gaza..

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Shavuot on a Kibbutz
 

Posted on: May 28th, 2012

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Children from kibbutz Tzuba near Jerusalem celebrated Shavuot, May 27, 2012. For the past century, the Israeli labor movement has embraced the agricultural aspects of the holiday, which marks the wheat harvest. “The suitability of Shavuot as a holiday appropriate to kibbutz life was evident from the very beginning, when shortly after World War I, […]

Hadassah Luncheon
 

Posted on: May 25th, 2012

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This 1950 Hadassah-sponsored luncheon may have been an Interfaith Tea. The teas were carried on by Jewish and non-Jewish Women’s groups interested in promoting cross-cultural education and understanding. Shown seated is Leah Barron.

Beautiful Land, Beautiful Children
 

Posted on: May 24th, 2012

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Kindergarten children celebrated the coming holiday of Shavuot which starts Saturday night. The holiday stresses the ancient commandment of bringing agricultural gifts to the holy Temple, along with commemorating the giving of the Torah on Mount Sinai.

The Bearer of Sheaves will Come Rejoicing
 

Posted on: May 23rd, 2012

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Students of the Bonyan yeshiva harvest wheat with a hand sickle in a field near Latrun, Israel. They will store the wheat for almost a year, to be used for matzoh baking before next Passover.

Best Friends
 

Posted on: May 22nd, 2012

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As the sun sets on an IDF soldier in the Oketz canine special forces unit and his loyal companion, Herman. Oketz was founded in 1939 as part of Haganah. Each dog is trained in a particular specialty. Attack dogs are trained to operate in both urban and rural areas. Other dogs are trained to track […]

Dancing on Jerusalem Day
 

Posted on: May 21st, 2012

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The Jerusalem Day Parade

The First Jews at the Kotel Since 1948
 

Posted on: May 20th, 2012

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Following the liberation of East Jerusalem on 7 June 1967, IDF Chief Rabbi Major-General Shlomo Goren, blowing a shofar and carrying a Torah scroll, held the first Jewish prayer session at the Western Wall since 1948. The event was one of the defining moments of the war. Happy Jerusalem Day to all our readers!

Sisterhood Shabbat Society
 

Posted on: May 18th, 2012

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Mt. Zion Women’s Sisterhood members looking at a Shabbat dinner table setting, March 21, 1949. The St. Paul, Minnesota, women in the picture were publicizing the concept of the “Jewish Home Beautiful,” which emphasized decorating the home, specifically the table settling, for each Jewish holiday. Left to right, Mrs. Max Whitefield, Mrs. Joseph Stein, Mrs. […]

Beautiful Gardens, Beautiful Minds
 

Posted on: May 17th, 2012

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A young Israeli woman meditates in the Sunken Garden next to the Habima national theater in Tel Aviv, May 14, 2012. Amidst the chaotic streetscape stands the Habima National Theater, located at the junction of Rothschild and Ben Tsiyon Streets in Tel Aviv. The courtyard (aka the New Culture Square), which is still under construction, […]

Coming Home
 

Posted on: May 16th, 2012

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A resident of Gush Etzion walks the perimeter of Temple Mount in Jerusalem. There are areas on the holy mountaintop which, according to some rabbinic opinions, are permitted for Jews to set foot on even in our times. There are police restrictions, unfortunately, on conducting a Jewish prayer with a minyan anywhere on Temple Mount, […]

Mediterranean Blues
 

Posted on: May 15th, 2012

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Young IDF soldier playing saxophone on the Tel Aviv boardwalk near Jaffa, May 3, 2012. “The port area is a mixed suburb of buildings, interlaced by small streets, the main one of square cobblestones. Scores of shops, pubs, art and exhibition galleries, entertainment centers and restaurants – from Eastern European to Ethiopian, from kosher to […]

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Special Forces Lady
 

Posted on: May 14th, 2012

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A course instructor of the Snapir (“Fin”) combat unit, practicing with inflatable rubber boats in the Haifa Bay. Women serve across the range of different units in the IDF, on the ground, on sea, or in the air, taking an equal part in protecting Israel.

Demolition Babies
 

Posted on: May 13th, 2012

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Israeli children playing in the Ulpana Hill neighborhood of Beit El in Judea and Samaria. The Israeli government is looking for ways to sidestep a ruling by the Supreme Court to demolish Ulpana before July 1, following a land ownership dispute between Arab sellers more than a decade ago. The proclivity of Israel’s leftist legal […]

Mekhi Phifer ('ER') Checks Out the Cobra
 

Posted on: May 11th, 2012

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Mekhi Phifer is no stranger to fake action, having portrayed Dr. Greg Pratt on NBC’s medical drama “ER,” FBI agent Ben Reynolds on Fox’s “Lie to Me,” and CIA agent Rex Matheson in “Torchwood: Miracle Day.” This week, Mekhi had a rare opportunity to try the reral thing, on a vist to an IAF base […]

Bonfires of the Faithful
 

Posted on: May 10th, 2012

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Jews of every age and religious denomination across Israel celebrated the holiday of Lag Ba’Omer Wednesday night lighting bonfires and celebrating. The holiday commemorates the end of a plague which decimated thousands in Eretz Israel in the Second Century. The day is also accepted as the yahrzeit of Talmudic sage Rabbi Shimon Bar Yochai.

Arab Children with Cancer with Alpine Soldiers on Mt. Hermon
 

Posted on: May 8th, 2012

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Last year, Arab children diagnosed with cancer visited Israel’s only ski resort located in Mt. Hermon, in northern Israel. The children, accompanied by parents and family, enjoyed the snow and slopes along with IDF soldiers from the Alpine Unit. Their trip to the Hermon was made possible by Israeli Civil Administration, which coordinates civilian and […]

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