A New Jersey synagogue said that it set a new Guinness World Record by lighting 834 menorahs on 90 tables in an airport hangar.
AP reports that German lawmakers finally approved a bill that permits Brit Mila. 434 lawmakers voted in favor, 100 against and 46 abstained. The bill needed...
The vast majority of the rabbis of the Williamsburg community backed Weberman from the time of his arrest.
Who are These People? Are they even Jewish? Honestly?
"The vote at the UN yesterday is a great moment for us as citizens of the world," said the email.
Celebrations of the Jewish holiday of Hanukkah, commemorated through the lighting of the traditional Hanukkah menorah, will be taking place across the world, according to an article by the Washington Post.
Rescue teams released him completely free from injury.
The world did not erupt in flames. Even the Muslims preferred to keep mum about it.
No one seemed to be in charge of the movements of the Sudanese workers.
The court killed a Polish government allowance for Jewish and Muslim slaghtering.
Shabbat has kept the Jews throughout the generations.
Toward early mid-afternoon the tents start popping up on the lawn in the park across from the Cave of Machpela.
At least 20,000 Jews from all across Israel, and some coming in from around the world, converged on the biblical city of Hebron this shabbat to honor the memory of the Matriarch Sarah, whose burial in the Tomb of the Patriarchs in Hebron - Maarat HaMachpela - was chronicled in this week's Torah portion.
A campaign by a group of 12 French imams to portray themselves as friendly to Jews is set to take place on Sunday when they arrive in Israel for a five-day visit.
Some of the supervised, ‘bug-free,’ leafy vegetable growers are using higher levels of pesticides than allowed by Health Ministry standards.
A new exhibit at the Library of Congress is celebrating 100 years of Hebraica with its new exhibit, “Words Like Sapphires”.
The conventional burial sites permit the burial of some 70 persons per acre, as opposed to as many as 600 in the new system.
Memorials for two memorable Jews took place this weekend, though they stood, perhaps, on opposite sides of the political spectrum.
An Israeli flag was burned in front of a Budapest synagogue on Tuesday by members of an ultrarightist Hungarian party as part of their celebrations of an anti-communist revolution taking part in the country in 1956.
When you talk to the man behind that organization, you discover that not only is he not lonely, he is not a particularly partisan individual.