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2,000 Jews Pray at Joseph’s Tomb Overnight Thursday

Throughout the night dozens of Arabs threw stones at IDF soldiers who guarded the entrance to the holy site, and the Jews inside. They also threw Molotov cocktails.

B’nai Jeshurun Synagogue Leaders Congratulate Palestine on UN Vote

"The vote at the UN yesterday is a great moment for us as citizens of the world," said the email.

Female MKs Prayed with Women of the Wall, No Arrests this Time

Some 30 percent of the women were Israeli Modern Orthodox.

Amar’e Stoudemire Scores Points for United Hatzalah

The official exchange rate is one dollar per point.

Egypt’s Top Islamic Cleric Warns ‘Charlie Hebdo’

Egypt's top Islamic cleric warns Charlie Hebdo staff to pull its 'provocative' cover.

Can Yachad Appeal to Women? ‘Yes’ Say Yachad Women Making Policy

The "ultra right wing" Yachad party has women working on policy issues of economic importance to women.

Moroccan King Restores Jewish Names of Marrakech Ghetto

Established at the site of the sultan's stables, the Mellah was segregated for Jewish dwelling in 1558 by the Saadi dynasty which ruled Morocco from 1549 to 1659.

Atheist Birthright Founder and Rabbi Buchwald to Do Battle

Jewish Outreach founder Rabbi Ephraim Buchwald and Birthright’s co-founder, self-declared atheist Michael Steinhardt have agreed “to wrestle out” their beliefs in a debate.

Analysis: Jerusalem Chief Rabbi’s ‘Protest Prayer’ May Be Just What Reform Campaign Needed

The Bennett solution resolves the conflict in a peaceful way, which is not something the Reform and Conservative movements want.

Report: Jordan Frees Child-Killer Ahmad Al-Daqamseh

The Jordanian soldier who shot and killed 7 Israeli girls and wounded 6 others was freed from prison by Amman this week.

Thai University Apologizes for Hitler Mural

Chulalongkorn University, a prestigious institution in Thailand, issued an apology Monday for a mural of Adolf Hitler painted outside one of its buildings. The university...

Saudi FM: ‘Progress Can Be Made in Arab-Israeli Conflict’

"We all know what a settlement can look like. We just need the political will to do so."

Abduction Just Part of ‘Glorious’ Week for Islam 

From Spain to Sudan, from England to Australia, radical Islam has been on the march spreading values of jihad, hate

Pope Says Catholics should not ‘Breed like Rabbits’

The Bible's first mitzvah: "And God said to them, "Be fruitful and multiply and fill the earth..."

Why We Stay Away from the Interfaith Roundtable

Sometimes, only a period of separation will save a troubled marriage. That is why the Simon Wiesenthal Center and other Jewish groups are pulling out of the Christian-Jewish Roundtable. Fifteen liberal Protestant leaders, including those of the Presbyterian, Lutheran and Methodist denominations, chose the Jewish High Holiday season to urge Congress to curtail U.S. aid to Israel.

US Entrepreneur Turns Kosher Vodka into Spiritual Experience [video]

His mission was to have vodka produces from the seven species of the land of Israel - figs, dates, pomegranate, wheat, barley, olive and grapes.

Among Overnight Attacks Tuesday, Gaza Terrorists Launched a Rocket at Israel But …

More attacks overnight Tuesday included a rocket attack launched by Gaza terrorists at Israel that exploded locally instead.

New Jersey Yeshiva Student Now an Israeli Fighter Pilot

‘Lt. B.’ came to Israel to learn Torah for a year and go back to NJ for university. He thought about the army and the Air Force grabbed him, fulfilling his childhood wish to be a pilot. Read and be proud.

Israeli President Sends Condolences on Passing of Uzbeki President

Uzbekistani President Islam Karimov had led his nation since it declared independence 25 years ago; now there is a power vacuum and many citizens say they feel a double loss.

Israeli Court Convicts Jewish Murderers of Arab Teen Mohammed Abu Khdeir

Two minors are convicted in the murder of an Arab teen from Shuafat who was burned alive in the Jerusalem Forest in summer 2014.

CNN Coverage of Har Nof Massacre Sparks Call to Pull Press Privilege

CNN's distorted coverage of the Har Nof massacre prompts calls to pull its press privileges.

World Vision Cancels Gaza Projects & Jobs After Longtime Hamas Stealing Exposed

World Vision International shuts down its Gaza project and lays off 120 Gaza employees, at least temporarily, after project head indictment shows millions redirected to Hamas.

Former Followers of ‘Kabbalah Centre’ Sue for Fraud

Orthodox rabbis for years have denounced the “Kabbalah Centre” as being a fraud of mysticism, Madonna and Britney Spears notwithstanding. Now former followers have sued for financial fraud.

Christians, Rabbi, Druze, No Muslims at Interfaith Meeting in Restored Church with President Rivlin

'The last time I was here, we stood together and looked at the burnt walls and the terrible graffiti. Today, I visit here again, and see the renewal of this historic, special, and holy place.'

Israeli Druze Adviser Mendi Safadi: ‘Real Peace Starts With The People’

Mendi Safadi, adviser to Israeli Minister Ayoub Kara, said during a peace-making visit to Istanbul last week, "real peace begins with the people."

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