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‘Jerusalem 1000-1400: Every People Under Heaven’ at the Met [video]

A kind of Jerusalem fever gripped much of the world from about 1000 to 1400. Across three continents, thousands made their way to the Holy City—from Jewish, Christian, and Islamic traditions alike.

Lord Parry Mitchell Resigns ‘As A Jew and Zionist’ from Corbyn-led Labour Party

UK's Lord Parry Mitchell resigns his membership in Labour over re-election of Jeremy Corbyn as leader.

Liberman Allocates NIS 17M for IDF Jewish Identity & Conversion Course

The Defense Ministry allocated extra funding for 'Nativ' - Jewish identity education for IDF soldiers.

Israel’s Ben Gurion Airport Braces for 30,000 Travelers to Uman

Tens of thousands of travelers are heading this week to Uman to pray at the grave site of Rebbe Nachman of Breslov.

Prominent Jordanian Christian Writer Shot to Death Outside Courthouse for Sharing ‘Allah’ Cartoon on...

A Jordanian Christian anti-Islamist activist is shot dead before facing trial for sharing "offensive" cartoon on Facebook.

Yes We Have Sweet, Edible, Seedless Pomegranates, Just in Time for Rosh Hashanah

Zamiri and his sons have invented the Wine pomegranate which is seedless, fire-engine red and sweet beyond belief.

Stone-Throwing Terrorists Attack Rachel’s Tomb

Stone throwing attacks against Jews continue, this time taking place at Rachel's Tomb.

Israeli Postal Service Delivers Letters to God at the Wall Ahead of Rosh Hashanah

Hundreds of letters are mailed to Israel annually addressed to "God," "Jesus," "Our Dear Father in Heaven" and "the Western Wall."

Security Exercise at Western Wall Ahead of Tuesday’s National Defense Drill

In advance of the upcoming Jewish high holy days, Israel is preparing for the good and all else, by tightening security at night and by day.

‘BDS is the New Face of Terrorism’ Says Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked

Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked told a conference in NY the BDS movement constitutes an existential threat to Israel.

London Mayor Sadiq Khan ‘Davens’ While on Whirlwind North America Interfaith Tour

London's first Muslim mayor is a smashing success on his interfaith tour in the US, including at two synagogues.

British Ambassador to Saudi Arabia Converted to Islam Just in Time for Hajj

He joined an estimated 100 thousand Brits who have embraced the religion of Mohammad, including, possibly, the late Sir Winston Churchill.

Israeli Embassy in Dakar Gave Sheep to Needy for Eid al-Adha

Israel strengthens relations with the African nation of Senegal through respectful aid to its needy on holidays.

Yisrael Kristal to Celebrate Bar Mitzvah at 113

Yisrael Kristal celebrates his bar mitzvah this year, 100 years late but still in time to enjoy it! Mazel tov!

Cairo: All 29 Egyptian Pilgrims in Mecca Perished of ‘Natural Causes’

The health ministry launched an awareness campaign before the Hajj to alert Egyptians as to ways of preventing infectious diseases during pilgrimage.

Turkish Justice Ministry Asking US to Detain Dissident Gülen

The official request claims that the July 15 coup attempt was carried out under Gülen's "command and control."

Far East Meets Middle East in Summit for Religious Leaders

Over 20 religious leaders from east Asia arrived in Israel Monday for a four-day summit in Jerusalem.

Jerusalem Iranian Synagogue Defaced with Crosses

The synagogue, named Koresh - Mishkan Shalom l'yotzei Iran (Cyrus - abode of peace for Iranian newcomers), is named after the Persian king who allowed Babylonian Jews to return to Israel after the first Exile.

PM Netanyahu Extends Eid al-Adha Greetings to Muslim, Druze Faithful

PM Netanyahu extends holiday greetings to the Muslim and Druze citizens of Israel on the occasion of Eid al-Adha, the Feast of the Sacrifice.

Quebec Bill 59 Seeking to Protect Muslims by Quashing Free Speech

A petition to "Stop Quebec Bill 59" says the bill "criminalizes criticism of Islam and anything considered an Islamic practice (Honor killings, honor rape, female genital mutilation, female oppression, and beating of wives and children)."

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.

Rabbi Arrested for Plotting to Murder Get Refuser in Kiryas Joel

They discussed kidnapping, torturing and forcing the get from the husband, either in the US or when he was on a trip to Ukraine.

Saudi Grand Mufti: Iranians Not Muslim, 1300-Year War Continues Unhindered

For the record, Iran now believes there are three Satans: the Great Satan (US), Little Satan (Israel), and Puny Satan (Saudi Arabia).

Haredi Interior Minister Plans Closing TA Businesses on Shabbat Save for 3 Malls

Deri's staff has also been instructed to craft an atomic solution, to be used only if the coalition is certain to collapse.

Archaeologists Restore Second Temple Courtyard Flooring with Help from Mathematician

Frankie Snyder said he succeeded in restoring the ornate tile patterns “using geometric principles, and through similarities found in tile design used by Herod at other sites.”

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