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  1. Jewish World Herzog: Orthodox, Reform, Conservative will respect each ...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... us with both the spirit and the ethos of a thriving open democracy, together with an open, robust, and meaningful Judaism. "Our first act should be to find a common language. When I say common - I mean both literally and figuratively. We have a rare ...


  2. 5 Bible Museum Dead Sea Scrolls Exposed As FakesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    ... Dating back to the late third century B.C. and first century A.D., the scrolls provided academics with insights into Judaism at the time Christianity was born . Experts estimate that as many as 70 forged fragments of scrolls have been traded on the ...


  3. Voting as a new Israeli: So proud, so confusedRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    ... was she referring to? Freedom of speech. Tolerance for difference. Social equality. I very much do not believe that Judaism can be said to definitively hold any one position in contemporary politics, but rather, as a diverse and rich tradition, ...


  4. My American Brothers, speak to Israelis who don't think like youRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... The title "We need to talk" expresses the complex relations between the State of Israel and organized North American Judaism. The GA, the general assembly of the federations, has been convening annually for close to a century, and since 1998, this ...


  5. Herzog: Israel and Diaspora divide is existential threatRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    ... and I am shaken to my core. In Israel there are those who shamefully refuse to recognize the great non-orthodox Judaism of North America. In North America there are those who disavow the centrality of Israel to Jewish life," he stated. "I'll be ...


  6. NAB, NABEF Launch New ToolkitRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Radio Ink

    ... a Rahman, news reporter, WHBF TV (Rock Island, Ill.); Rabbi Jonah Pesner, Director, Religion Action Center of Reform Judaism; Simran Jeet Singh, Senior Religion Fellow, Sikh Coalition


  7. Head of German Jewish Community Revealed to Be Non-JewishRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 21 | Chaptzem Blog!

    ... when the Jewish community provided "asylum" for a Muslim refugee. The Pinneberg Jewish community represents liberal Judaism and Seibert has advocated Jewish-Christian dialogue over the years. The case of Seibert's alleged fake Jewish identity is not ...


  8. Is implementing anti-BDS measures fueling Israel - delegitimizers'?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Jerusalem Post

    ... the Jewish state. Silverman also spoke of the need for Israel to reevaluate the lack of recognition for non-Orthodox Judaism in the Jewish state, but said that increased understanding was required both from Israelis and Diaspora Jews of each others ...


  9. Conservative Movement Gives Rabbis Green Light To Attend IntermarriagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Forward

    ... also shifts the movement's internal struggle over intermarriage - one of the the banner issues for Conservative Judaism - perceptibly closer to acceptance. "This standard continues to affirm our belief that the narratives, symbols, and rituals of ...


  10. Oct23TueRead the original story

    Yesterday | JewishTucson

    ... Tractate Shabbat. Learn about the law and lore in the Talmud with Rabbi Robert Eisen as we dig deep into living Judaism. Open to all. Every Medrash and Talmudic interpretation carries boundless teachings waiting to be unearthed. In this exciting, ...


  11. China VP pays highest-level visit to Israel since 2000Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Channelnewsasia.com

    China's Vice President Wang Qishan, pictured in August 2018, is the highest-level Chinese arrival in Israel since 2000 AFP/Roman PILIPEY JERUSALEM: Chinese Vice President Wang Qishan on Monday became the most senior Beijing official to visit Israel in 18 years, as the two countries look to bolster their growing business ties. Wang headed to the Western Wall in Jerusalem, one of the most sacred sites in Judaism, after touching down at the start of his four-day trip, Israel's foreign ministry said.


  12. Reversed ban allows Conservative rabbis to attend intermarriagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Jerusalem Post

    ... The movement also convened a commission to study the intermarriage ban and the movement's position that Judaism is determined by matrilineal descent, or through a Jewish mother. "We affirm the traditional practice of reserving rabbinic officiation ...


  13. Second Annual Unity Shabbat fosters solidarity during times of divisionRead the original story

    Monday | Cavalier Daily

    ... l foster discussion and prompt students to ask questions, to learn more and to ultimately appreciate a piece of what Judaism means to me and to many others." 4 comments

  14. Lifting the bride's veil Rabbi Dr. Raymond AppleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... prejudice still disturbs me greatly. It is one of the ugliest aspects of the classical Christian attitude to Judaism. It begins with the savage chapter 23 of Matthew and gives Pharisees and Pharisaism a monstrous reputation. They really should extol ...


  15. JFNA, Time for YOU to ListenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Jewish Press

    ... Federation's General Assembly in Tel Aviv, include "progressive" spokespeople from conservative and reform sects of Judaism. Furthermore, as stated in its program, "Experts from both sides of the ocean join us to explore the challenges of divergent ...


  16. Western Jerusalem's Consulate and EmbassyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Jewish Press

    ... is founder of the website FirstOneThrough, which is dedicated to educating people on Israel, the United States, Judaism and science in an entertaining manner so they speak up and take action. In a connected digital world, each person can be a ...


  17. Ellison thought Farrakhan had 'some things to offer'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | American Thinker

    ... of God to shield your dirty religion under His holy and righteous name. Farrakhan has repeatedly denied referring to Judaism as a "gutter religion" explaining that he was instead referring to what he believed was the Israeli Government 's use of ...


  18. Hebrew University's Department of BDSRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Jewish Press

    I went over the ruling from Judge Neal Hendel in the case of BDS activist Lara Alqasem , and I think I understand his thinking. Not only is Alqasem neglecting BDS issues , she has also expressed interest in Judaism and the Holocaust, which is why she wants to study in Israel.


  19. Head of German Jewish community is not a Jew - reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Times of Israel

    ... family documents show that neither he nor his parents and grandparents are Jewish, and that he hasn't converted to Judaism, according to a report Friday by the German newspaper Der Spiegel, which called him a "scammer." Research revealed that ...


  20. Penn has a new senior society for Jewish students: ShamashRead the original story

    Sunday | Daily Pennsylvanian

    ... core tenets : impact, community, diversity, and service. It also aims to help seniors of varying experiences with Judaism find a new community in their last few months at Penn, co-founder and College senior Michael Krone said. Krone said the ...