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Women of the Wall Smuggle Tiny Torah Scroll to Western Wall

30 Tishri 5775 – October 24, 2014
They had to use a magnifying glass to read the letters.

Tearful Message from Baby Terror Victim’s Grandfather

“God is trying to wake us up,” said the grandfather.

The Shabbos Project: Jews Worldwide Keeping This Shabbos Together

30 Tishri 5775 – October 23, 2014
This Friday, millions of Jews in 340 cities around the world will be 'keeping it together.' The 7th day. Shabbat.

Haredim Delay Delta Flight because of Mixed Seating

29 Tishri 5775 – October 22, 2014
Wouldn’t be a lot easier if fanatic Haredim would simply charter their own planes?

Circumcision – Are Muslims Doing It Wrong?

A study concluded that delaying nonmedical circumcision results in greater risk for the child, and a more costly procedure. Muslims try to circumcise children before 13 years old.

2 New Chief Rabbis Elected for Jerusalem After 10-Yr Hiatus

Israel's holy capital of Jerusalem once more celebrates the election of both an Ashkenazi and Sephardic Chief Rabbi Jewish spiritual guidance in the city.

RCA Issues Statement Regarding Freundel Matter

27 Tishri 5775 – October 20, 2014
The Rabbinical Council of America said that since the arrest last week of Rabbi Barry Freundel of Washington, DC, it has been working assiduously to address the many challenges that its members and their communities now face.

Israeli Sherpa ‘Pony Express’ Saved Hundreds in Nepal Blizzard

It was an outright miracle: a tiny teahouse in the pass, and the equivalent of a Sherpa Pony Express to deliver a call for help.

Jews to Double Presence in Old Yemenite Village of Shiloach, Silwan

Jews once thrived in the Shiloach area of old Jerusalem, known also as Silwan. Arabs and British came and drove them out. Now, they have returned.

US: ISIS Treatment of Women Unacceptable (and UnIslamic)

21 Tishri 5775 – October 15, 2014
Kerry equates barbaric ISIS misogyny with its claim of acting in the name of Islam.

Washington, D.C. Rabbi Arrested for Mikveh-Voyeurism

Rabbi of Washington, D.C. shul arrested for allegedly installing a secret camera in the shul's mikveh shower.

Presbyterians Give $2.2 Million To Teach Judaism to Christians, But This Gift Horse May...

21 Tishri 5775 – October 14, 2014
“This new sense that there are many Christians who want to hear what Jews have to say fits very well with a dormant Jewish feeling that we have a mission to say something but for a long time people weren’t interested in hearing what we have to say,” Hazony said.

Police and Onlookers Discover ‘Lost Ark of the Covenant’ Only a Replica

19 Tishri 5775 – October 13, 2014
The “Jerusalem Syndrome” is epidemic during Sukkot.

Amar’e Stoudemire Scores Points for United Hatzalah

The official exchange rate is one dollar per point.

Israeli Muslim Leader Urges ‘Peace’ to Break Israel into Pieces

18 Tishri 5775 – October 12, 2014
Sheikh’s call for religious co-existence morphs into “March for Peace Process”

Fort Hood Shooter Writes Threatening Jihadist Letter to Pope

17 Tishri 5775 – October 10, 2014
Fort Hood shooter sends threatening letter to Pope praising jihad, U.S. classified his murders "workplace violence."

Swastikas Scrawled on Emory’s Jewish Fraternity House as Yom Kippur Ended

13 Tishri 5775 – October 6, 2014
Swastikas scrawled on Jewish fraternity building at Emory University as Yom Kippur ended.

Rare ‘Four Species’ Coin from Bar Kochba in Display in Israel

The exhibition includes the largest gold medallion with Judaic symbols known in existence.

Israeli President Visits Arab Village in Honor of Muslim Festival

12 Tishri 5775 – October 5, 2014
Reuven Rivlin made a festive visit to the northern Israeli town of Kfar Yasif near Acre, in honor of the Muslim Feast of the Sacrifice, Eid al-Adha, which coincided with Yom Kippur this year.

Jewish Groups Back Muslim Woman’s Headscarf Appeal to Supreme Court

Today’s hijab ban could be tomorrow’s kippa ban.

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