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Islamist Stabs Jew, Punches Rabbi in Marseille, France

An Islamist terrorist attacked a rabbi and a Jewish congregant in Marseilles on Friday.

Brussels’ Jews Canceled Purim

"We feared additional attacks and contacted the families. To avoid panic, we asked that they take the children one at a time."

For Whom the Belz Toll

The granddaughter, Golda Nehama Rokach, is the Rebbe's fourth from his only son, Rabbi Aharon Mordechai Rokeach.

Baylor University Group Helps Unearth Ancient Mosaics, Coins, in Israeli Synagogue Ruins

Images portray Noah’s ark and animals, chaotic parting of Red Sea

Haredi Paper Equates Lapid and Hitler Speeches

Hitler wanted to exterminate Jews. Lapid only wants to exterminate the Haredi habit of not to work or serve in the IDF. That is enough for a Haredi columnist to compare Lapid’s and Hitler’s speeches.

Happy Ramadan

Ramadan began on Friday as 100,000 Muslims pray on the Temple Mount.

Technion Rabbi Arrested at Temple Mount

Rabbi Dr. Elad Dukov of Haifa's Technion Institute of Technology was arrested Monday at the Temple Mount.

Methodist Church Unanimously Rejects Divestment Resolution

The United Methodist General Board of Pension and Health Benefits (GBPHB) voted unanimously againt divestment in three companies which do business in Judea, Samaria, and the Golan Heights, according to a report by the Israel Action Network, a project of the Jewish Federations of North America and the Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs.

Court Imprisons Haredi Man for Refusing Wife a Get after He Dated another Man

She caught him "red-handed," and immediately filed a divorce case with the chief rabbinate, except he is refusing to divorce her.

5 Jews Arrested in Counter Protest at Barzilai Hospital

Five Jews were arrested Sunday night for rioting at a protest against PIJ terrorist hunger striker Mohammed Alla'an at Barzilai Hospital.

Rabbi Yehuda Glick Acquitted, Hoping to Go Back to Guiding Temple Mount Tours

Police joined hands with our worst enemies in an act that amounted to judicial terrorism.

Public Menorah Helps Dispel Darkness of Anti-Semitic Attack at New Jersey’s Rowan University Campus

A Chabad rabbi answers anti-Semitism on campus by bringing more light to the school with a public Chanukah menorah.

Pascal Sacrifice ‘Exercise’ Yields Majestic Street Theater in Preparation for Passover, Redemption

The air at the event in Jerusalem was rife with the kind of excitement one finds in rock concerts. The thick crowd pushed, shoved, pressed, retreated temporarily, then pushed as relentlessly and eagerly as before. If the core idea of the entire event was to urge our Redemption from above by starting it down below, then this one had to have cut through a whole bunch of "klipot."

New Musical to Explore Spanish Jewish Family’s Struggle to Survive

“HIDDEN – The Secret Jews of Spain,” tells the story of the Aguilar family, who live outwardly as Christians and secretly as Jews after the Inquisition.

Netanyahu to Children on Purim: Persians Won’t Succeed in Killing Us Today Either [video]

'They wanted to kill us,' the children finally roared, after some hesitation.

Three Rabbis Sue City over Metzitzah B’peh

A lawsuit filed Thursday by Jewish organizations and three rabbis argues that a new NY City rule requiring parental consent for metzitzah b'peh, a post-circumcision ritual that involves oral suction in order to stimulate blood flow in the traumatized organ, violates the First Amendment.

Netanyahu Meets Kenyan Christian Supporters of Israel, Offers Water

"We should have a big water problem but we don't, we have a water surplus. We have a water surplus because we've developed ingenuity to overcome this."

Rivlin: Faithful Jews Are not Anti-Christian or Anti-Muslim

The President told Christian leaders that the regional conflict is about hate and not religion.

PA Charges Jews with Wearing ‘Priestly Garments’ on Temple Mount [video]

The Palestinian Authority thinks, or makes believe, that the white "kittel" worn on Yom Kippur is a "priestly garment."

Youth Who Burned Down Auxiliary Building of Kinneret Church Sentenced on Eve of Hanukkah

It is fitting, perhaps, that the fire connected with the arson of a church in Israel is belabored just ahead of the national Jewish celebration of the Maccabim rebellion against the Syrian occupiers and their Helenized Jewish collaborators.

Waqf Expels Popular Blogger ‘Jerusalem Jane’ From Temple Mount

On camera, her anxiety is obvious. For some reason, the Waqf official knew her name...

Among Overnight Attacks Tuesday, Gaza Terrorists Launched a Rocket at Israel But …

More attacks overnight Tuesday included a rocket attack launched by Gaza terrorists at Israel that exploded locally instead.

Quebec Bill 59 Seeking to Protect Muslims by Quashing Free Speech

A petition to "Stop Quebec Bill 59" says the bill "criminalizes criticism of Islam and anything considered an Islamic practice (Honor killings, honor rape, female genital mutilation, female oppression, and beating of wives and children)."

Rabbinical Council of America Issues Guidelines on Sexual Abuse

Orthodox Jewish institutions have been stunned by charges and evidence of sexual abuse, particular concerning children. The organization of Orthodox rabbis – RCA – has issued guidelines to prevent abuse.

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