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25 min ago | 13WMAZ.com

Macon Rabbi says trip to Israel in jeopardy

A Macon Rabbi says he and 55 members of his synagogue's trip to Israel in October may be in jeopardy.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, US News, Federal Aviation Administration, Religion

4 hrs ago | Baltimore Jewish Times

Annapolis Approves New Eruv

On Thursday, July 17, Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides held an official dedication ceremony to authorize the Maryland state capital's new eruv around the city.

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Related Topix: Annapolis, MD, Religion

8 hrs ago | Commentary Magazine

A Disgraceful Smear: Blaming Judaism for Israel's Fallen

I wasn't planning on writing about Slate senior editor Allison Benedikt's deeply ignorant screed against Israel this morning, both because of discomfort with rewarding click-trolling and because it was so obviously abhorrent that by the time I got around to it I would just be repeating others.

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Related Topix: Israel, Middle East, World News, Religion

8 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

Edelstein: I could say there will be peace with Hamas, but I'd be lying

Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein presented a pessimistic but realistic, in his words, view of prospects for peace to the Rabbinical Assembly of the Conservative Movement's Emergency Solidarity Mission to Israel visiting the Knesset Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Israel, Middle East, World News, Religion

9 hrs ago | New Jersey Jewish News

Catholic teen finds spiritual home in Judaism NEW

Though her family is Catholic and she had profound spiritual feelings, for some reason Christianity never clicked for her.

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Related Topix: Religion, Yeshiva University

11 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

Congregation Beth Israel in Scotch Plains offering new membership options

Congregation Beth Israel in Scotch Plains announced that it has revised its membership categories to make joining the synagogue more affordable for young families whose children are entering its Religious School.

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Related Topix: Scotch Plains, NJ, Religion

15 hrs ago | Counterpunch

Modern Judaism's Proscriptive Nature

Jeffrey St. Clair on Hillary Clinton's miraculous rags-to-riches method of financial success; LA CONFIDENTIAL: Lee Ballinger on race, violence and inequality in Los Angeles; PAPER DRAGON: Peter Lee on China's military; THE BATTLE OVER PAT TILLMAN: David Hoelscher provides a 10 year retrospective on the changing legacy of Pat Tillman; MY BROTHER AND ... (more)

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Related Topix: Religion, Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News, Israel, World News, Middle East

19 hrs ago | Vallejo Times-Herald

KNBR's Marty Lurie to speak in Vallejo on Aug. 7

San Francisco Giants' pre-game and post-game announcer Marty Lurie is coming to Vallejo to be a guest speaker.

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Related Topix: Vallejo, CA, Religion, Beverly Hills, CA, Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Daily Herald

Congregation Kneseth Israel is not your parents' religious school

Anyone who attended Hebrew school in the second half of the 20th century remembers long hours of boring "kill and drill" activities.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Elgin, IL, Religion

The Jewish Journal

Gaza War: Taking sides

Israelis in Tel Aviv hold flags in support of Israel's offensive in the Gaza Strip on July 21. Photo by Daniel Bar-On/Reuters Is it OK to take sides in a war? Is it OK to side with a country you love, a country whose values you believe in, a country that celebrates life but is being attacked by enemies who glorify death? When I visited the family ... (more)

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, Terrorism, Religion

The White Plains Daily Voice

Westchester Rabbi Continues Solidarity Work In Israel Despite Violence

Rabbi Gordon Tucker served as a White House Fellow in the office of United States Attorney General Benjamin R. Civiletti.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, US News, Federal Aviation Administration, Religion

Arutz Sheva Israel News

Causes Of Anti-Semitism & Their Lessons For Today

It's frustrating to hear the world's reaction to the war in Gaza, especially in the popular media.

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Related Topix: Religion

MLive.com

Why refusing to date or marry someone of another faith isn't...

Rabbis affiliated with the the traditional Jewish movements, Orthodox and Conservative , will only perform marriage ceremonies between two Jews.

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Related Topix: Wedding, Pop/Rock, Moses, Israel, World News, Middle East, Life, Interracial,Multiracial, Multiethnic, and Multicultural, Opinion

Waikato Times

Once were Anglicans

"If anyone else thinks they have reason for confidence in their Anglican heritage, I have more.

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Related Topix: Anglican, Opinion

Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Times of Israel

Alaskan immigrants trade grizzlies for Gaza rockets

Rebecca Scoggin lived in a lot of places growing up: Juneau, Nome, Fairbanks, Homer, Anchorage.

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Related Topix: Alaska, Israel, World News, Middle East, Travel, Israel Travel, Middle East Travel, Religion

Kitsap Sun

MOVIES: Wish you were back in 'Scrubs'?

FOCUS FEATURES Aidan goes for a ready-for-anything walk with his kids, played by Pierce Gagnon and Joey King.

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Related Topix: Scrubs, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Comedy Movies, Drama Movies, Garden State, Zach Braff, Family, Kids, Donald Faison, Religion

Jerusalem Post

No holds barred: Israel is being crucified by unchallenged lies

Israel made the same mistake of believing, for decades, that all the lies told about them would not be believed.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, Paul Kagame, Rwanda, Africa, Religion, Opinion

Jerusalem Post

Anne Frank's childhood friend: We have to try to live in peace together

Hannah Goslar Pick talks to the 'Post' in her Jerusalem home and offers her views on Israel's situation today.

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Arutz Sheva Israel News

Bill: Released Terrorists to Return to Prison

The Knesset Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee approved a bill from Deputy Foreign Minister MK Ze'ev Elkin for its first reading Monday which would allow Israel to return terrorist prisoners to incarceration.

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Related Topix: Prison, Likud (Israel), Terrorism, Israel, World News, Middle East, Religion

Iceland Review

Icelandic Imam Suggests Shared House of Worship

Salmann Tamimi, religious leader and former chairman of the Muslim Association of Iceland, has expressed his support for a shared house of worship, housing both a mosque and a church, much like the one currently planned in Nacka, Sweden.

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