“Freedom is just another word for nothing left to lose” – Janis Joplin.
“The opportunity to enable the father to watch and attend his son’s wedding, especially when he is so very ill, is an unforgettable moment."
A dynamic young man who left this world far earlier than expected still managed to help another Jew, even from beyond the grave.
US Ambassador David Friedman’s Passover Message: ‘Next Year in Jerusalem’ Has Special Meaning This...
“To be here for Passover in Israel is a very special moment for me," says US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman.
Agnes Keleti holds more Olympic gold medals than anyone else in the State of Israel.
Rabbi Teichtel of Berlin is urging all European rabbis to be proactive in trying to hold the European Union together, for the safety of Europe's Jews.
“We light up the world with acts of goodness and kindness. That’s the essence of Chanukah, and that is the antidote to hatred and bigotry.”
Israel's chief rabbis led prayers Saturday night at the Western Wall for the safe return of boys kidnapped by terrorists.
Israelis not only live where the world says they are forbidden but also teach Torah as a Light unto the Nations.
The President of HUC-JIR, sent The Jewish Press an angry letter suggesting there are Orthodox sources supporting patrilineal descent.
Three generations of the Günzburg family amassed one of the largest private collections of Hebrew books and manuscripts in Europe.
During his inspection tour, Rabbi Shnerb noticed two suspicious individuals hiding on the slope below the post.
Israelis heading to Mimouna celebrations in Or Akiva saw Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and his wife Sarah at the party Saturday night.
Is Woodstock still leading the world to destruction?
"If everyone would ask himself, ‘What does God want from me?’ that would bring us together.”
Sometimes the best way to honor and hold the memory of a departed soul is through building or planting new life. And so it was at Oz veGaon.
Efrat Chief Rabbi Shlomo Riskin plans appeal to Supreme Court over fight to stay in his position; city's mayor also vows support.
The new Torah scroll was written within the framework of 'Jerusalem50' -- a project honoring the 50th anniversary of a unified Jerusalem.
Egypt has extended protection to an Israeli football coach for Ghana, after receiving threats on his life from Egyptian "fans."
Frankly, even if one does not support Trump's xenophobic attacks on "Rapist Mexicans" and "the Muslims," a group of 45 learned rabbis could have come up with a more convincing, perhaps intellectually challenging argument.
Discussions are focused on some of the more delicate and complex issues facing women in the Jewish community.
Under the Ayatollahs and the terrorist movements they have spawned, in recent years there have been annual anti-Semitic protests at the holy site."
The public is asked to pray for the health of Rav Aharon Yehuda Leib ben Gitel Feige, b'toch sha'ar cholei Yisrael.
The data the Authority published today about the Jewish identity of olim reflects the fact that some of them have been converted in Israel.
A Spanish hotel built on the remains of a 15th century synagogue opened a new synagogue on its seventh floor. The opening last week at...
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu participated in the ceremony to sell the State of Israel's chametz to Abu Ghosh resident Hussein Jabar.
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.
"The texts we study are ancient, but the ideas are as exciting and relevant as ever.”
Nahum of Elqosh predicted the fall of the Assyrian Empire and its capital Nineveh.
It's a fascinating—and rare—case in which the rights of an individual to a speedy trial clash with the identity of the Jewish state.