2019 was Peak Year for Jewish Immigration to Israel, Data Shows

34,872 Jews came to the Jewish State in 2019, a 20% increase over the 29,800 that came in 2018.

50 Years Late: Rabbinate Recognizes Ethiopian Jews in Israel, Many Ethiopian Jews Aren’t Impressed

Kes Maharat: "We have made sacrifices to keep our Judaism. For us to come to Israel only to be told it is doubtful we are a Jewish – there's nothing more humiliating than that."

Jerusalem Job Fair for New Olim

The fair will be held at Binyanei Hauma (ICC) on Tuesday, January 14, 2020, from 11AM to 3 PM.

Rabbi Stav Threatens Libel Suit Against Chief Rabbi over ‘Conveyor Belt Conversions’ Allegation

"You are hereby requested to vigorously reverse your remarks about my client, and apologize to him in a manner that would be coordinated with him."

Chief Rabbi: Israel Let In ‘Masses of Religion Hating Goyim’ to Diminish Haredi Power

Rabbi Haim Amsalem responded: "Soon the term in office of this violent man will end."

Gazan Man Reunited with Jewish Mother in Israel After 30 Years

The son returned to Israel from Gaza and received immediate citizenship under Israel’s Law of Return which grants all Jews the right to Israeli citizenship.

Interior Ministry: Only 37.5% of Olim Not Jewish

The data the Authority published today about the Jewish identity of olim reflects the fact that some of them have been converted in Israel.

Nefesh B’Nefesh Brought 36,000 Olim Home Since 2010, 57,000 Since 2002

If this is your first time turning your long-felt desire to come home to Israel into a tangible endeavor, we recommend you visit the Nefesh B'Nefesh Aliyahpedia.

Reform NGO Claims 6 out of Every 7 Olim in Recent Years Not Recognized...

Only 1 in 25 immigrants from Russia are recognized as Jews in Israel (2,244 Jews compared to 50,093 eligible non-Jews).

Israel Welcomed Over 255,000 Olim from more Than 150 Countries in Passing Decade

The countries which contributed the highest number of Olim in the past 10 years were Russia (66,800), Ukraine (45,670), France (38,000) and the US (32,000).

Statistics Bureau: 3.3 million Jews Made Aliyah Since 1948

Most immigrants are generally satisfied with their lives (85%).

Central Elections Committee to be Chaired by US-Born Judge

The new chairman takes on his new role at a particularly turbulent time in Israeli politics, as the nation prepares for an unprecedented third round of elections.

WATCH: Rabbi Pinchas Winston Urges Diaspora Jews to Make Aliyah – ‘We’re Clearly Reaching...

"When we finally have clarity about what life is truly about, we’ll understand the importance of living in the Land."

Watch: Rabbi Mordechai Machlis Says ‘What’s Happening Now in Israel is Unparalleled in World...

"It’s happening. So, please God, help us recognize the miracle. Help us recognize the fact that that which is happening right now is unparalleled in world history."

Watch: Rabbi Shalom Gold Urges Diaspora Jews to Come to Israel ‘Not Because of...

"I don’t know when it’s going to happen, but it may happen very soon, that Jews will have to get out of where they are."

Watch: Rabbi Danny Myers Invites Diaspora Jewry to ‘See The Redemption Unfold’ in Eretz...

"It’s only a question of time before we’re going to have more Jews here than all the rest of the world combined. "

Watch: Rebbetzin Tziporah Heller Explains Return to Eretz Israel is about Personal Self-Discovery, National...

"You may say, 'I don’t know. Are people doing this?' There’s an organization called “Bring Them Home.” Contact them and you will find out how you can do it."

Watch: Rabbi Chayim Soloveichik Calls Diaspora Jewry, ‘Israel Has Enough Space for All’

There is more than enough space in our Land for every single Jew to come home, if he or she chooses.

Watch: Rabbi Zev Leff Adds Voice to Calls for Diaspora Jewry to Move to...

“There are many organizations that will help you, that will guide you, both make the decision and be able to bring it to fruition. Hatzlocha!”

Watch: Bring Them Home – A Call to Diaspora Jewry from Rabbi Abraham Twerski

The series – and the organization – is entitled, ‘Bring Them Home.’ This is the first video.

On Aliyah Day, Israel Celebrates 28,000 New Olim in the Past Year

Aliyah Day is celebrated on the seventh day of the Hebrew month of Cheshvan, coinciding with the reading of "Lech Lecha".

Physicians on Aliyah: Doctors Arrive to Strengthen Israel’s Medical Status

To date, more than 600 physicians have integrated into the healthcare system through this initiative.

In 5779 Jewish Nation Grew by 100,000 to 14.8 Million Worldwide

In 1939, the world's Jewish population reached its historical peak of 17 million (0.8% of the global population).

Nefesh B’Nefesh Hosts ‘Block Party’ for 1,000+ Young Professional Olim

"It is important to our organization that Olim of all ages and stages of life know that there is a place for them to connect with other like-minded individuals."

2,200-plus Nefesh B’Nefesh Olim Celebrate Afternoon of Family Fun at Mini Israel

Through its support and comprehensive social services, 90 percent of the nearly 60,000 olim who came to Israel with Nefesh B'Nefesh have remained.

Nefesh B’Nefesh Oleh 60,000 Lands at Ben Gurion, Collects Jewish Freedom, Stunning Jewish Heat...

The flight included 103 children under the age of 17, 21 medical professionals, three sets of twins, and a 28-day-old baby.

Bar-Ilan Labs Abuzz with US Internship Program Undergrads

Until now, the only exposure Michal had to Israel was more of a vacation setting and visiting family. This visit was her first opportunity to sense how it would be to actually live and work in Israel.

2,282 North American Jews Expected to Make Aliyah this Summer

A few Olim on this morning’s flight plan to join the IDF as Lone Soldiers.

Netflix Showing New Film on Ethiopian Jews’ Rescue in SF Jewish Festival

From 1979 to 1983, Aliyah activists and Mossad agents operating in Sudan encouraged the Beta Israel communities in Ethiopia to come to the Sudan, and from the Sudan they would be taken to Israel via Europe.

200 Immigrants Arrive in Israel, Kicking Off ‘Aliyah Season’

Isaac Herzog, Chairman of The Jewish Agency, welcomed the new immigrants “in the name of the Jewish people the world over.”


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