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1 hr ago | Forward

Investing in Colorado's Youth and Beyond

Five years ago, Kendall Weistroffer had almost no connection to Judaism. The Colorado native rarely stepped foot in a synagogue, hadn't celebrated a bat mitzvah and seemed as likely to study Finnish as Hebrew.

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4 hrs ago | CNN

Can Jesus Save Israel?

When the time ever comes that Israel finally gains enduring peace with its Arab neighbors; when deadly Muslim extremism against Israel ends and there is no longer hate for Israel anywhere among Arabs; when Arabs fully accept the right of Israel to exist in peace side by side with them; when there is no possible way that such a peace - if ever ... (more)

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

Arutz Sheva Israel News

Fuchs Descending

A Donny Fuchs has published an attack on the Hayovel group of Christian volunteers who come to assist the harvesting, and pruning, of the vineyards of Samaria and Binyamin.

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CNN

Caught on Tape! - Jewish historian's anti-Christian hate rant

Simon Schama, the Jewish historian recently known for his PBS video presentation, "The Story of the Jews," is a zealous advocate for the survival of the State of Israel.

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CNN

the Racial-Religious Root of Israel's Arab Dilemma

For the first time in Israel's brief history, a wholly unexpected phenomenon has begun to emerge among Jews in Israeli society.

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Forward

Travels in Poland and Israel, Between Old Wars and New

As I travel through Poland and Israel, watching, discussing and writing about films, I find myself tracing the continuities, as well as the tensions, of Jewish identity.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Poland, Travel, Europe Travel, Poland Travel, Religion,

The Times of Israel

What are we fighting for in London?

Our leading Jewish organisations in the UK have urged the Jewish community to support a rally taking place on Sunday that's addressing not the situation in the Middle East but conditions here in Britain.

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Examiner.com

Universal Life Church - World Class in Teachings of Ancient Judaism

The history of ancient Judaism , as it is written in Bible, is revealed in the Old Testament course, lead by Professor Amy-Jill Levine from Duke University.

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Related Topix: Religion, Duke University, Life, Holidays, Passover, Boca Raton, FL

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Cape Cod Times

One of 50 female Jewish scribes, she repairs a 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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Examiner.com

An assignment from a reader: Who's who in the Middle East conflicts?

In the Middle East, the battle between the Sunnis and Shiites has been going on for quite some time.

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Jewish Chronicle

It's been a memorable year at Habs' JSoc

It has been a fantastic year for Haberdashers' Girls' School Jewish Society, filled with a diverse and exciting programme.

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Religion News Service

London rally will call for zero tolerance of anti-Semitism, Islamophobia

Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis, a strong supporter of Israel who has been chief rabbi of the United Hebrew Congregations of the Commonwealth for nearly one year.

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The Globe and Mail

Lev Tahor expelled from Guatemala village after conflict with locals

Members of the Lev Tahor ultra-Orthodox Jewish sect walk down a street in Chatham, Ont., March 5, 2014.

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Jerusalem Post

Ultra-Orthodox Jewish cult banished from Guatemala village by locals

A few months after moving from Canada to a remote part of Guatemala to find religious freedom, a group of ultra-Orthodox Jews have been forced out of their homes in a bitter conflict with hostile villagers.

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Globe and Mail

Lev Tahor expeled from Guatemala village after conflict with locals

Members of the Lev Tahor ultra-Orthodox Jewish sect walk down a street in Chatham, Ont., March 5, 2014.

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Arutz Sheva Israel News

Shoftim: Learning and Leadership

The parsha of Shoftim is the classic source of the three types of leadership in Judaism, called by the sages the "three crowns": of priesthood, kingship and Torah.

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Forward

Liberal Zionists Unite

The worst thing that can happen now to the Israeli liberal left is if Liberal Zionists around the world turn their backs on Israel and give up.

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Boston Herald

El-baz: Dire need for Muslims to lead fight vs. fanaticism

Nothing could be more harmful to Islam than today's shenanigans of the so-called Islamic State in Iraq and Syria.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

The Jewish News Weekly

'Inviting, inclusive, joyful, deep': Aquarian Minyan turns 40

As the sun slips behind the Golden Gate, high in the Berkeley Hills a group of 20 men and women, some past retirement age, others fast approaching it, sit in an open-air circle sipping wine and preparing to welcome the Sabbath Queen.

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The Jewish News Weekly

'Judaism is a very wide path': Marin shul launches alternative spirituality center

The Ten Commandments may be written in stone, but Jewish traditions are not, according to organizers of Congregation Kol Shofar's Center for Jewish Spirituality.

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