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25 min ago | Jerusalem Post
"almost all periods of great violence have caught the Jews by surprise and found them unprepared there was no thought of attacks and major violence - at least not in their country, their house."
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4 hrs ago | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch
If you're a huge fan of 1980s pop music and have a soft spot for the Mother of Dragons, we have a photo for you.
8 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News
Leaders of America's Jewish communities met with Israeli leaders last Tuesday and Wednesday in Long Island, New York, to discuss Israel's future from the perspective of Disapora Jews.
9 hrs ago | Daily Kos
So as most of you probably know, on Purim we read Megilat Esther , which is the holiday's origin story.
10 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post
In today's multi-cultural world, Netanyahu's narrow-minded worldview is a throwback to the past, while Herzog is the man for the future Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu's government concludes its first year in office on Tuesday, but any sense of celebration will definitely be muted, despite the coalition's success last week in pushing through the ... (more)
10 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post
The two rounds of municipal elections in Beit Shemesh pitted haredi residents against the secular and the modern religious.
11 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News
Last week, already married with several children, Ovadia and Rachel Oved got married, for the second time this time in a Jewish ceremony.
13 hrs ago | The Daily Star
Israeli police check ID's of Palestinians on a checkpoint in an alleyway leading to the al-Aqsa Mosque compound on March 16, 2014, in the Old City of Jerusalem.
18 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post
The Torah reading during the last few weeks introduced us to the Mishkan, its vessels, the priests and the services they would perform.
20 hrs ago | Forward
"The Jew's harp is a simple but common musical instrument that I acquired a few years ago, and I am intrigued by its name.
22 hrs ago | The Times of Israel
According to tradition, around 1,900 years before the Spanish Inquisition, a baby girl named Hadassah was born in the Persian Empire.
For many years problems of conversion to Judaism in Israel were considered to be the concern only of non-Orthodox movements.
Four years ago, Rabbi Yisrael Pinson saw the beginnings of a Jewish revival downtown and sought to convince local religious leaders that the city needed its first Chabad House.
This week, Watson talks with host Arun Rath about the prevalence of high-end sweats acceptable for office wear.
Despite worldwide religious strife, Muslims, Jews and Christians all hark from faith traditions that originate with the prophet Abraham.
NEW YORK In recent years, Hollywood has made a concerted effort to lure religious audiences to the local cineplex with such films as "The Passion of the Christ," "Son of God" and even dark-horse hits like "Facing the Giants."
The Hebrew word tzedakah, means righteousness, and refers to the Jewish obligation to do what's right and just, including the responsibility of giving money to the poor or needy.