Monday Jul 7
How Liturgy Can Co-Exist With Backstreet Boys and The Wu-Tang Clan
I doubt many of the attendees at Kehilat Hadar's Upper West Side Yom Kippur services, at which the "Lamedvavnik Niggun" made its debut liturgical appearance last fall, knew the story behind the tune.
Analysis: There Had Been Previous Attempts to Kidnap Members of Abu Khdeir’s Family
Israeli media are all over the place in guessing who is responsible for the kidnap and murder of Mohammed Abu Khdeir.
World Jewry denounces Satmar Rebbe
The leader of the Satmar hassidic sect declared on Wednesday that the parents of the three Israeli yeshiva boys whose bodies were discovered outside of Hebron on Monday caused their children's deaths.
Jewish World Review
Famous actor KIRK DOUGLAS , who became very religious in the early 1990s, recalls that for most of his life he was not observant, but he always went to synagogue on Yom Kippur.
Jewish Media Views on Israel and Jewish World
This week I spent a lot of time off the streets and behind closed doors inside the Ramada Hotel Jerusalem.
Rabbis call for special Yom Kippur Katan prayers for kidnapped boys
Several senior rabbis from across the religious spectrum have called for the kabbalistic Yom Kippur Katan prayer service to be conducted Thursday afternoon as a special plea to God that the three abducted boys return home safely.
Arutz Sheva Israel News
- Mini Yom Kippur' On Behalf of Captured Boys
Rabbis affiliated with religious Zionism have joined together in a call to hold a "mini Yom Kippur" today , saying that "All of our hearts are beating together with those of the families," .
Israeli mission urging initiative to recognize Yom Kippur at UN
Israel's Permanent Mission to the UN is trying to gain support for Yom Kippur to be recognized as an official holiday by the UN, David Roth, deputy chief of the mission, told a plenary of the Jewish Media Summit in Jerusalem on Wednesday.
The Florida Times-Union
Jacksonville driver who ran over mother and daughter on San Jose in...
A Jacksonville man who ran over a mother and daughter, with one of them dying, while they were crossing San Jose Boulevard to attend a Yom Kippur service, has pleaded no contest to multiple civil citations in the case.
The Cary News
Beth Shalom celebrates synagogue expansion
Amy Dvorak and David Katzine blow on shofars during the May 9 dedication ceremony at Beth Shalom for the new sanctuary at the synagogue.