The folks at city hall have either never been to a kapparot service, or a Yom Kippur service, or neither.
“There’s a real fraying of society and social connectedness,” says project leader Arielle Levites. “Shabbat dinner, in particular, is often used by Jewish communities as a tool for fostering connection and community.”
As a political move, fifty-some days ahead of a national election, it’s a dynamite move.
"The bureau's employees are required to be flexible according to the minister's schedule."
This is not the first time that the rabbinic courts in Israel try to put pressure on a get refuser through sanctions against his relatives.
It has been established that the swarm of “meduzas” arrive on Israel’s shores around Tamuz 17 and floats away after 9 B’Av.
Rabbi Melamed said that if more people wish to pray in a mixed group, “the authorities will increase and expand the Ezrat Israel section for them as needed."
We were treated to a range of master classes with some of the greatest women Torah scholars of our generation.
Altering through a court ruling how the state of Israel handles marriages is an extreme example of judicial radicalism.
Should the state of Israel find a better solution for almost 1,000 people each year who are rejected by rabbinical law?
Nadav intends to continue setting aside time for Torah every single day, despite the demanding upcoming military service.
Legislation and court rulings that absolutely ban abortion without regard for the health of the mother limit our ability to preserve life.
The Hollywood star called on the Brussels parliament to approve the ban and “put an end to the cruel suffering of animals.”
It hasn't been "55 years" of Jewish "occupation," rather, it's been “3055 years.”
Israel was much smaller and more homogeneous in the 1970s, a fact that greatly enhanced Rabbi Zohar’s impact on Israeli society.
Rabbanit Bina founded Matan just over 30 years ago after she began teaching a group of women around her dining room table.
The hospital has gone out of its way to attract Orthodox Jewish patients and make them feel comfortable during their stay.
Christians aren’t prohibited from watching TV or going to a game on Christmas the way Jews do on the high holidays.
The halachic world, which is still debating the idea of IVF itself, will not take kindly to this decision.
What are the first mentions of oil and honey in the Bible?
"It's exciting, there's nothing else to say, it's very exciting."
In interviews, Glassman repeats the claims of many Israeli stoners that the “kneh bossem” mentioned in several places in the Bible is a reference to cannabis.
All things considered, we could be watching the arrival of our redeemer, God willing, right on YouTube.
Turns out the illegible text was an ancient Aramaic spell.
After four years abroad, seeing as there no longer was a reason for him to stay away, he came home. And was arrested.
To be fair, Horowitz did not initiate the move to let chametz into Israeli hospitals.
"Kremlin leaders gave him what amounts to an insiders’ opportunity to buy one of the state's most valuable assets."
The name given to the newborn is Sinai Ahiad.
Israeli President Isaac Herzog and his wife Michal met with representatives of the UAE Jewish community on the first evening of their two-day visit to the Gulf State.
Rabbi Jonathan Sacks “believed in the power of the written word. Presenting a literary award in his honor is an important recognition of his commitment to the flourishing of the Jewish bookshelf.”