Tomorrow, together with literally tens of thousands here in Hebron and Kiryat Arba, we will read in the Torah how Abraham, almost 4,000 years ago, purchased the Caves of Machpela for us, his children.
"I believe it is incumbent upon our national governments to... respect diverse positions," Rabbi Cherlow said.
"Most of the people who write about him don't [know him]. I do. So that gives me an ability to shrug off the things that I read about him that are wrong."
Israeli officials called the desecration "shocking" but said, "We have full confidence in U.S. authorities to catch and punish the culprits."
The boundary, enabling Jewish students to carry on Shabbat, will be made of plastic "lechies" on utility poles.
The Tzohar rabbinic organization is focusing on how Anglo immigrants "fit" into Israel's mosaic this summer.
More than 600 participants attended the first Limmud educational experience in Peru. Limud Peru on Sunday in Lima featured40 sessions for the 450 adults and...
Just to make the score even, police also arrested a Jew
Rabbi Mordechai Rosenberg, who was accused last week of botching a circumcision of an 8-day-old boy who was rushed to the hospital after his...
A rare scarab seal belonging to a senior Egyptian official of the 13th Pharaonic Dynasty is found by a birdwatcher on Israel's northern coast.
The Cairo Genizah International Project of the Haifa, Oxford, Princeton and Pennsylvania universities presents one of the ancient haggadahs discovered so far, opening a window to Medieval Passover customs.
Rabbi Kanievsky may be the most "Zionist" of the great Haredi rabbis.
Fire damaged the first floor of the former site of the Agriprocessors kosher meat processing plant in Iowa. The late Friday night fire at Agri...
The new group encourages its constituencies "to pursue guidance from its own rabbinic authorities and to continue the spirit of mutual respect and dignity that Jewish practice demands and engenders."
Israel has rejected out of hand a draft proposal by France to internationalize the Temple Mount.
Beis Finger is intended to be accessible to those from the central region of the country, and is fully disabled-accessible.
The Tosher Rebbe, z'l, has passed away at the age of 95. Baruch Dayan Emes. May his memory be for a blessing.
"If everyone would ask himself, ‘What does God want from me?’ that would bring us together.”
The petition against the IDF was filed last year by Stanislav Yurovsky, an IDF officer, through the Association for Civil Rights in Israel.
Rivlin told the New York UJA Federation," We are all one family" and made it a point to refer to a Consrvative leader as a rabbi.
Scottish Jews can now walk proudly with an officially registered kosher tartan kilt designed by a rabbi and a registry official.
Chabad of Kathmandu, backed by Israelis are providing satellite phones to trekkers heading up the Himalayas.
Knesset Members, parliamentary aides and other staff members recited prayers for the 103-year-old Torah sage in Jerusalem.
See the full text and video of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's speech to the UN General Assembly.
Chabad Education Chairman Rabbi Krinsky vows vibrant Jewish life will continue in Paris.