The Celebrate Israel Festival on May 31 at Pier 94, slated to be the largest gathering to date of Israeli-Americans in New York.
Posted on: August 18th, 2013News & Views → Archaeology
This fascinating find will be presented at Megalim's Annual Archaeological Conference which will take place on Thursday, August 29th in the City of David.
Posted on: August 16th, 2013News & Views → Israel → Aliyah
The President of HUC-JIR, sent The Jewish Press an angry letter suggesting there are Orthodox sources supporting patrilineal descent.
Posted on: August 15th, 2013News & Views → Business and Economy
Cuts in funding, together with severe cuts in child support, will likely force the majority of Haredi yeshivas to buckle under.
Posted on: August 15th, 2013News & Views → Global
Jewish volunteers have finished building a kitchen the size of a basketball court in Uman, Ukraine, where they plan to prepare 105,000 meals to serve an expected 20,000 Jews visiting and praying at the burial site of Rabbi Nachman of Breslov. The new kitchen, donated by philanthropist and entrepreneur Steve Bogomilsky of Florida, replaced a […]
Posted on: August 14th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Judaism
How the reform movement has reached the ultimate diversity.
Posted on: August 14th, 2013News & Views → Israel → Aliyah
One of Western Europe’s largest Hebrew bookstores has closed down in Amsterdam as its former owners prepare to move to Israel. The Samech bookstore has been supplying Hebrew-language books to members of Holland’s Jewish community for nearly 40 years and possessed a stock of 100,000 books, according to the website of the Dutch Israelite Religious […]
Posted on: August 14th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
The Milan Jewish community has broken off relations with the Milan Islamic Associations Coordination (CAIM) following verbal attacks on Israel made by the group’s spokesman. A statement from the Jewish community said it had decided to break ties with CAIM, which links more than 30 Muslim groups in the Milan area, after the association’s spokesman […]
Posted on: August 14th, 2013News & Views → Eye on "Palestine"
A new Arab Christian political party vehemently opposes BDS and the release of convicted Arab murderers, but whether it is the Holy Grail of Arabs fully supporting the Jewish State remains an open question
Posted on: August 13th, 2013News & Views → Israel
Jewish Agency Chairman Natan Sharansky will release his full plan for a compromise among religious groups at the Western Wall in two weeks, Haaretz reported. Under Sharansky’s plan, first reported in April, an existing egalitarian section of the wall known as Robinson’s Arch would be expanded and a unified entrance would be built leading […]
Posted on: August 11th, 2013News & Views → Global
She still supports Jewish people, because they believe in Jesus.
Posted on: August 7th, 2013News & Views → Israel → Jerusalem
A kind of Mutually Assured Disturbance was observed by both sides.
Posted on: August 7th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Judaism
"Any attempt to argue as if I ever admitted such an act is a despicable lie," was Rabbi Elon's initial response to the allegations.
Posted on: August 7th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Haredim
The Western Wall rabbi Wednesday may have taken the first step towards surrendering the Kotel to Muslims. He asked women and Temple Mount activists to respect Muslim sensitivities and to stay away.
Posted on: August 6th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
A French senator said she will complain to police over death threats she received after proposing special labels for halal and kosher meat. Sylvie Goy-Chavent of the centrist UDI party will lodge a complaint with police over the threats and online “calls for civil war and a call for the Israeli government to attack France,” […]
Posted on: August 5th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
On those few days when Jews were allowed to go up to the Mount, they suffered constant abuse by the Muslims and by the police.
Posted on: August 5th, 2013News & Views → Archaeology
In Old Jerusalem, you need an archaeologist before you can build a restaurant. That is how the Israel Antiquities Authority discovered a 19-foot high Crusade-era hospital building.
Posted on: August 5th, 2013News & Views → Israel → Government
Rabbi David Lau committed to consulting with "giur breaker" Rabbi Sherman before any consultation on conversions.
Posted on: July 31st, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Haredim
Black hat extremists in Beit Shemesh are giving Israel a black eye again. A Haredi couple tells a woman to go back to the bus. Police arrest them, and rioters smash bus windows.
Posted on: July 31st, 2013News & Views → Israel
Shmueley and Oz met on the Opra show.
Posted on: July 31st, 2013News & Views → Middle East
Rebels linked to Al-Qaeda have abducted Italian Jesuit Priest Paolo Dall’Oglio, a well-known advocate of Christian-Muslim dialogue and a vocal critic of the government of President Bashar al-Assad. The Vatican’s envoy to Syria, Archbishop Mario Zenari, told Vatican Radio that he has no official confirmation of Dall’Oglio’s abduction, who reportedly was kidnapped in the rebel-held […]
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