Rabbi Lookstein, the spiritual leader of Congregation Kehilath Jeshurun on the Upper East Side of Manhattan and for many years principal of the Ramaz School, also converted Ivanka Marie Trump.
"We should have a big water problem but we don't, we have a water surplus. We have a water surplus because we've developed ingenuity to overcome this."
In making our selection we looked for true pioneers, people who arrived when a certain situation was at point A, and due to their investment over a lifetime, things moved on to B or even higher in the alphabet.
Earlier this year, CAIR said Trump's repeating the story about US General John Pershing executing Muslim prisoners in the Philippines using bullets dipped in pig's blood was endangering American Muslims.
Confino's experience caught the attention of the former Archbishop of Canterbury, who called on government to intervene to stop the rise of “poisonous hate" on campuses.
Secular Israeli Jews are sending their children to less costly religious camps this year.
Leftist Israeli activists were attacked on the way to an Iftar meal in Ramallah, then ejected by the Palestinian Authority police force.
Belgian parliamentarians have lost their bid to ban the Jewish ritual slaughter of meat - for now.
Two teens were arrested on the Temple Mount by Israeli police Tuesday evening for unknown reasons.
Jerusalem Mayor Barkat is set to fire the ancient cannon to end the Islamic Ramadan fast.
“The mask, and now the gate in which it was embedded, are continuing to fire our imaginations."
The Raelians use the swastika as a symbol of peace, which has kept them from being allowed into Israel, where they wished to establish an embassy for extraterrestrials.
An American PAC is calling for recognition of Jerusalem as the eternal capital of the Jewish State.
"It's time to expose the truth behind this shocking episode, an episode that is a black stain on the history of the State of Israel."
Accusing other Muslims of being takfiris is a sectarian slur, used heavily since the start of the Syrian Civil War in 2011.
"A man who turns his wife into an aguna and refuses to obey the judges' order to stop abusing her is not truly a man who values halakha and maintaining a Jewish lifestyle."
The Newport congregation testified they had to sell the ornaments because their numbers were starting to dwindle and they could no longer afford to pay a rabbi.
The Bennett solution resolves the conflict in a peaceful way, which is not something the Reform and Conservative movements want.
Like all offerings made in the Holy Temple, the first fruit offering is accompanied by the blasting of silver trumpets by the Levites.
President Rivlin warned guests at an Iftar meal in northern Israel to beware terrorist efforts to destroy local coexistence.
In 1976, Sakhnin was the site of the first Land Day marches, in which six Israeli Arabs were killed by Israeli forces during violent protests.
The AIFD American Muslim reform group vows to "triple down" on efforts to fight extremism that led to Orlando terror attack.
The WOW email accuses Rabbi Shmuel Rabinowitz, the state-appointed administrator of the Kotel, of creating a "Catch 22" for women
Ukraine intelligence prevented a series of terror attacks against synagogues and mosques during an upcoming international soccer tournament in France.
The High Court gave a green light for the Jerusalem Day Flag Parade to march through the Muslim Quarter.