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4 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

Maintaining an ancient tradition, female scribe repairs Jewish academy Torah

The Torah used at the Jewish Academy of Orlando is marked with water spots, smudges, discolorations, rips and the normal wear and tear that comes from regular use.

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Taylor Swift - Shake It Off

Police Fatally Shoot Another Black Male Near Ferguson

Watch A Tortoise Chase Down A Remote-Controlled Truck With ALL ITS MIGHT

This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose

8 hrs ago | CBS Local

Murder of Longtime Congregant Shocks Rodeph Shalom Synagogue Community

As Philadelphia homicide detectives continue to search for clues in the death of a center city man who was found murdered inside his home just days ago , members of Congregation Rodeph Shalom are strugging with the loss of a beloved, longtime member.

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10 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

Innovative synagogue school near Summit/Chatham border offers free tuition

Congregation Beth Hatikvah is offering a "180 days for $180" option to allow families to try the synagogue and its religious school on for size.

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14 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

Israeli ambassador defies Uk MP's boycott in Bradford

The Israeli Ambassador to the UK, Daniel Taub, defied Bradford MP George Galloway's declared ban on all things Israeli when he visited the northern city Monday, at the invitation of community leaders.

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18 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

Humility In Action

This is a continuation of the concept called "kotzer ruach," or "shortness of breath," necessary in advance of redemption.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Patheos

Pharaoh Goes Bonkers, or the Stupidity of a Tyrant: Reflections on Exodus 1:8 -- 2:10

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Debbie Schlussel

What They Didn't Tell You About That Wedding of Israeli Jew to Pali Muslim

You may have seen the Reuters or AFP articles about an Israeli Jewish woman who married a Palestinian Muslim Arab .

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Related Topix: Wedding, Journalism, Matt Drudge, Religion, Islam

TheAlternativePress.com

Chai Center for Jewish Life School Now Accepting Registrations

Chai Center for Jewish Life is now accepting registration for its Learning Center in its new location at 20 Shawnee Place, Watchung.

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United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

Remembering Leonard 'Leibel' Fein, 'a great man in Israel'

In II Samuel, Chapter 1, when David learns of the death of Abner, he proclaims to his soldiers and all of Israel, "You well know that a prince, a great man in Israel, has died this day."

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Jerusalem Post

Lapid says he would be upset if his son would marry a non-Jew

Minister of Finance Yair Lapid said on Monday that he would be very upset if his son married a non-Jew against the background of a mixed Jewish-Arab wedding that has ignited debate on the issue.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

Forward

An Israeli Novelist's Cry for Peace. A Rabbi's Reply

Novelist David Grossman spoke Saturday night at a peace rally at Tel Aviv's Rabin Square, sponsored by the Meretz and Hadash parties.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Meretz (Israel), Religion, Palestinian Territories,

The Daily Star

How long will Palestine bleed?

THE history of Palestine is as old as history itself. Strategically located between Asia and Africa and connected to Europe through the Mediterranean Sea, Palestine has shrunken into a tiny mass over time due to annexations by neighbours and finally by the artificial creation of Israel and, more sadly, the illegal occupation of its territories by ... (more)

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Jerusalem Post

Think about it: New politics versus old politics

In Israel, unlike most other parliamentary democracies, there is an additional problem when it comes to oversight of the actual implementation of the budget.

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Forward

Godology: In the Beginning

I recently wrote a column in which I examined my belief in God - or Godishness, as I called it.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

From the Archive: Leonard Fein in his own words

Jewish scholar and activist Leonard "Leibel" Fein, who died last week, was a prominent voice of Jewish liberalism and left-wing Zionism for almost half a century.

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Arutz Sheva Israel News

What's Positive About IS?

For years, the average Israeli has been afraid of being "Jewish". He has been afraid to identify with values that seemed antiquated and irrelevant to the 21st century.

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Arutz Sheva Israel News

Tefillin, Tehilim, Tilim - A 'Protective Edge' Miracle

In 1980, Russia was still under tyrannical Soviet rule. In spite of all the persecution, a religious awakening began among the Jews of the Soviet Union.

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The Daily Beast

Superman or Supermensch?By Rich Goldstein

Superman is America in that he was created by hard-working, exploited immigrants.

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OpEdNews

Jewish Jesus and Identity Theft in Renaissance Art

In a strong statement that challenges the historic divide between Christianity and Judaism, Pope Francis recently proclaimed , "Inside every Christian is a Jew."

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Related Topix: Religion, The O'Reilly Factor, Entertainment, Television, Celebrities, Bill O'reilly, Vocal, Painting, Arts, US News, Liberal Political News

Commentary Magazine

The Future of Liberal Jewry in a Nutshell

Last year, a study on the American Jewish population published by the Pew Research Center made it plain that non-Orthodox Jewry in this country was in crisis.

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Related Topix: Activism, Religion

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