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Ultra-Orthodox MK: Women of the Wall Want to Expel God from the Kotel

"They want to expel the Divine Presence and the sanctity of the holiest place of the people of Israel."

Rabbi Chaim Yisroel HaLevi Belsky zt’l, 77

Rabbi Chaim Yisroel Belsky, 77, was known for his compassion and erudition in Torah.

Meretz Call to Boycott Restaurant Closing on Shabbat Backfires

A local Meretz rep tried to launch a boycott of a popular restaurant that becomes Sabbath observant.

Here’s a Holocaust Story with a Happy Ending

Dina Gold's "Stolen Legacy" is the story of one woman's victory against the Nazis, albeit 60 years later.

The Rebbe Predicted: New Precious Stones in Kishon River, Stock Up Overnight [video]

Haifa mayor was told by the Lubavitcher Rebbe that the depth of the sea near Haifa "is suitable for precious stones and gems."

Israeli Fruit Growers: Stop Feeding Children Dried Fruits on Tu Bishvat

Instead of using Tu Bishvat to teach children to eat fresh, healthy fruits, we stuff their faces with dried fruits, rich in Artificial sugars and preservatives.

First Israeli Claims Spanish Citizenship, Many to Follow

As you may recall, in 1492, just as Columbus was sailing the ocean blue, the Jews of Spain, on the 9th of Av (which fell in August) were expelled.

Morocco Muslim Summit to Debate Protecting Non-Muslims

More than 300 religious and political leaders from Muslim-majority nations, including Egypt, Turkey, Iraq, Pakistan and Iran, are expected to attend the forum.

ISIS Grinds Iraq’s Oldest Christian Monastery to Rubble

U.S. soldiers prayed in the ancient monastery during their deployment in Iraq.

Jewish Teen Arrested for Church Vandalism

A Jewish teen was arrested for two incidents of vandalism at a Christian church in Jerusalem.

12-Mosque Hamtramck, Michigan Now Has Muslim-Majority Council

Most of the women on the streets wear hijabs, or headscarves, and niqabs, veils that leave visible only the area around the eyes.

Pope Francis Visits Rome’s Main Synagogue

Pope Francis is the third-ever Roman Pontiff to visit Rome’s Great Synagogue

On Pope’s Synagogue Visit, Catholics Say Missionizing, Palestinian State, Still Theological Conundrums

Which is why anyone will tell you that when it comes to interfaith relations you have to keep your sense of humor.

Hundreds Captured or Dead in ISIS Assault on Syria’s Oil-Rich Deir Ezzor

Hundreds captured or murdered in Syria by ISIS in the capture of oil-rich Deir Ezzor, near Iraq.

Islamic Movement Meeting Discovered, Dispersed

Jerusalem police broke up a meeting of the outlawed Islamic Movement in the eastern part of the city.

Analysis: US Methodist Church Sides with Enemies of Christians, Blacklists Israeli Banks, Companies

At these costs, it probably makes sense for Israel to annex the entire Judea and Samaria already, rather than pay for it in installments…

French Jewish Leaders Debate: Should Marseille Jews Wear A Kippah?

French Jewish leaders are debating whether Marseille Jews should wear - or not wear - their yarmulkes.

Skverer Rebbe and Thousands of Hasidim Pray in Hebron

According to sources in the Hebron community, the Skverer visit is part of a general increase in visits and tourism in the city and the Cave of the Patriarchs.

Hundreds in Ukraine Draw Strength from Ba’al HaTanya’s Grave [video]

Jews in Ukraine seek strength at the graveside of Rabbi Schneur Zalman of Liadi, founder of Chabad.

Facebook Shamed Into Taking Down Shurat Hadin Fake Page

Facebook did not apologize for the double standard, they expressed no remorse or shame, and they ignored the delicious humor in the Shurat Hadin report.

Kuwait Joins Sunni Nations Cutting Ties With Iran

Kuwait has joined those who recalled their ambassadors from Iran over the crisis with Saudi Arabia.

Bahrain, UAE, Sudan Join Saudi Arabia, Sever Ties with Shi’ite Iran

Bahrain, UAE and Sudan have all followed Saudi Arabia's lead and severed diplomatic ties with Iran.

Book Celebrating 100 Years of Jewish Life around Golders Green Synagogue

The congregation was served at one point by Rabbi Jonathan Sacks, who later went on to become Chief Rabbi of the UK.

Saudi Arabia Cuts Ties with Iran, Gives 48 Hours for Iranian Diplomats to Leave...

The Muslim Middle East continues unraveling: Saudis cut relations with Iran, Iranians torch Saudi Embassy

Iranian ‘Protesters’ Destroy Tehran Embassy After Saudis Execute Shi’ite Cleric

Iran vented its fury on Saudi Arabia by allowing "protesters" to destroy its embassy in Tehran over the execution of a Shiite cleric.

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