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Left-Wing Arab MK in B’nei B’rak to Change Ultra-Orthodox Vote on Women Qadis

4 Tevet 5776 – December 16, 2015
Frej's bill calls for including at least one woman among the Qadis-Muslim jurists in Israeli courts that operate under Sharia Law.

Jerusalem Silences Plan to Turn Down the Volume of Mosque Loudspeakers

Jerusalem officials, who loudly proclaimed they will ease the ear aches of Jerusalem residents suffering from the wails from mosques, have whispered, "Wear earplugs."

Vatican Says ‘Jews Don’t Need Conversion’

29 Kislev 5776 – December 11, 2015
The Vatican says Jews don't need to be converted and 'the Church does not question God's love for the chosen people of Israel.'

Jordan Blocks Entry of Israeli Family Due to ‘Yarmulkas’

Jordanian soldiers plucked the yarmulkas from the heads of a Jewish father and son at the border crossing.

AJC Critical of New Vatican Document on Catholic-Jewish Relations

29 Kislev 5776 – December 10, 2015
Rosen expressed disappointment that the new document fails to acknowledge "the centrality that the Land of Israel plays in the historic and contemporary religious life of the Jewish people."

Jerusalem’s Al Quds U. Trims Christmas Tree with Bloodthirsty Terrorists

PA hatred and incitement against Israel and Jews rises to a new level with terrorist photos adorning a Christmas tree.

Chief Rabbi Lau Condemns Minister Bennett’s Visit to US Conservative School

28 Kislev 5776 – December 9, 2015
"The visit constitutes a recognition of congregations that are dangerous to the future of the Jewish nation.”

Rosh Yeshiva of Ponovezh Hospitalized at Sheba Hospital

Rabbi Chaim Shlomo Leibowitz, rosh yeshiva of Ponovezh in Bnei Brak, is hospitalized at Sheba Medical Center.

Public Menorah Helps Dispel Darkness of Anti-Semitic Attack at New Jersey’s Rowan University Campus

A Chabad rabbi answers anti-Semitism on campus by bringing more light to the school with a public Chanukah menorah.

Orthodox Jewish Rabbis Urge Partnership between Christians and Jews

26 Kislev 5776 – December 8, 2015
Efrat Rabbi Shlomo Riskin, formerly of New York, said the rabbis "acknowledge the positive theological status of the Christian faith."

Donald Trump: Shut Down Entry of Muslims to US For Now

US GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump recommends a ban on Muslim immigration "until we figure things out."

Ministerial Committee to Debate New Shabbat Law

25 Kislev 5776 – December 6, 2015
The new bill prohibits businesses to stay open on Shabbat, with exceptions subject to approval by the Minister of the Economy.

Pollard Praying for Miracle of Chanukah in Appeal on Parole Conditions

22 Kislev 5776 – December 4, 2015
A federal court on Wednesday will hear arguments that the conditions prevent him from working and force him to violate Jewish law.

San Bernardino Shooters Left Baby at Grandma’s Before Terror Attack

22 Kislev 5776 – December 3, 2015
The San Bernardino slaughterers stopped at grandma's to leave their 6-month-old baby before heading out to murder Farook's co-workers.

France Shuts Down 3 ‘Radical’ Mosques Under Emergency Laws

21 Kislev 5776 – December 2, 2015
French police have shut down three mosques under new emergency laws for spreading radicalism and encouraging jihad.

Seal of First Temple Era King Discovered in Old City of Jerusalem

The 2,700-year-old seal of King Hezekiah the "closest thing to the king," says archaeologist.

Israeli Court Convicts Jewish Murderers of Arab Teen Mohammed Abu Khdeir

18 Kislev 5776 – November 30, 2015
Two minors are convicted in the murder of an Arab teen from Shuafat who was burned alive in the Jerusalem Forest in summer 2014.

‘Christian State’ Threatens to Kill Muslims in Belgium

17 Kislev 5776 – November 28, 2015
An anonymous group has sent threatening letters to Belgian mosques, warning Muslims "will be slaughtered like pigs and crucified as our Lord converts their souls.”

‘Bad Timing’ of Christmas Hurts Chanukah Sales

Observant Jews cringe every year that Chanukah and Christmas overlap, leading to sacrilegious combinations of customs, but the kosher industry is losing out when...

Critically Wounded Police Officer Resumes Duty 5 Months Later, Offers Prayer of Thanks at...

12 Kislev 5776 – November 23, 2015
Officer Bibi was stabbed by an Arab terrorist from Hebron, but managed to shoot and kill his attacker before he himself collapsed.

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