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3 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post
A further consideration in discussing the roots of anti-Judaism/antisemitism is the reliability of scriptural accounts regarding the life, ministry and death of Jesus.
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7 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post
The World Jewish Congress announced over the weekend that it would cancel its worldwide senior staff retreat in the US this week and move it to Jerusalem in solidarity with Israelis as they come under rocket fire from Gaza.
10 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post
While addressing the Shabbat prohibitions and limitations - let's not forget the need to invest in alternative, contemporary ways to enhance the positive spirit of Shabbat.
14 hrs ago | The Bennington Banner
The Hobby Lobby decision, which is still generating heated commentary, interrupted my plan last week to write about Ramadan, which began the evening of Saturday, June 28, and ends the evening of Monday, July 28. Here's some belated information about the holiday.
18 hrs ago | The Times
Zionism is the Jewish nationalistic movement that originated in the late 19th century in Europe with the aim to re-establish a home for Jews in Palestine then under the control of the Ottoman Empire.
22 hrs ago | Forward
Art historian Samantha Baskind, author of, among others, "Raphael Soyer and the Search for Modern Jewish Art" and the Encyclopedia of Jewish American Artists, now tackles thorny problems of identity and representation in her latest book.
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The murder of 16-year-old Mohammed Abu Khdeir has sparked outrage in Israel, both because of the brutality of the act - the East Jerusalem resident was burned to death - and because, according to media reports, the suspected killers are not extremist settlers, as some believed, but haredi Orthodox Jews.
It is unarguable that Renaissance art erased Jesus' Jewish identity. Just walk through any museum gallery of Renaissance artworks or look at images of Renaissance paintings in books and you will see a Christian Jesus with no trace of Judaism .
Towards the latter half of the 19th century in central Europe, Orthodox Judaism was going though an enormous period of transition.
Unstoppable strength ... An Israeli Merkava tank rolls along the southern Israeli border with the Gaza strip following Israeli air strikes in the Palestinian coastal enclave.
Two couples in Beersheba finished their conversion to Judaism and were married by Deputy Religious Services Minister Eli Ben-Dahan on Thursday, despite the city coming under rocket fire during the ceremony.
A popular Bay Area summer camp serving thousands of Jewish youth is expanding its reach well beyond the sunniest season.
Something was different at the San Francisco Pride Parade this year: For the first time in the event's 44-year history, Reform Jews from around the Bay Area marched as one.
Twenty-five years ago, two lesbians were ordained under the auspices of London's Leo Baeck College: Rabbi Sheila Shulman and me.
The robot's quill runs across the paper scroll, from right to left, scribbling down ancient Hebrew letters with black ink.
Two months ago, Riptide reported that residents of Miami Beach were angry that an eruv -- an orthodox Jewish enclosure -- had appeared in Pinetree Park.
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