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  1. Out There: Bnei barbecue AkivaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Jerusalem Post

    ... songs under the stars, near a grove of eucalyptus trees. We thought they would be learning valuable lessons about Judaism and Zionist thought, about Israel and mutual responsibility. What they really learned was how to make a fire. And how to ...

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  2. Tradition Today: The blessing of daughtersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Jerusalem Post

    ... a divorce take place. They also required the consent of the woman to the divorce. In this way, although rabbinic Judaism did not alter the basic status of the men and women regarding marriage, functionally it protected the woman's interests. ...

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  3. In a Jewish state of mindRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times of Israel

    ... be a true Christian if you don't recognize your Jewish roots. One must always remember that Christianity sprang from Judaism," the pontiff tells the paper, pointing to Jesus's Jewish heritage. "Francis uses his sense of humor to illustrate the ...

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  4. Unfortunately, at present, the rabbinate does not play a positive role in preventing abuse.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Jewish Press

    ... it is the rabbi who must send the message that covering up an incident of abuse is not protecting the community. Judaism, when understood properly, is about imitating God's mercy on all and His concern for the weak and vulnerable. A major step is ...

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  5. Coalition breakup?Likud Warns 'Coalition Cannot Continue Like This'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... " has no right to exist ." On Wednesday, reports said Netanyahu met with the hareidi parties Shas and United Torah Judaism in an apparent attempt to find a replacement for his current coalition. However, a hareidi political source told Arutz Sheva ...

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  6. JTS Chancellor Against 'Jewish State Law'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    The Jewish Theological Seminary , the flagship seminary of Conservative Judaism, in New York has come out against Israel's proposed "Jewish State Law," which would enshrine into law Israel's status as the Jewish state. , which are similar in their principles, effectively raise the Jewish influence on the legal system, elevating it over the "democratic" elements of Israel's identity as a "democratic and Jewish state."

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  7. Why British values could be a headache for schoolsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Jewish Chronicle

    ... in the case of the yeshivot. No one thinks that Charedi institutions in England are breeding-grounds for militant Judaism, even if the anti-Zionism of some of them would be unpalatable to most Jews. But their rabbis may have to compromise to meet ...

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  8. Arab attacking Jews in the land date back a century, long before Israel was created or in control.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 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 ...

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  9. Why recent terror attacks in Jerusalem are sparking fears of a new intifadaRead the original story

    Yesterday | MacLeans

    ... known to Muslims as the Noble Sanctuary. The Jerusalem compound contains the al-Aqsa Mosque and is the site of Judaism's Second Temple. Non-Muslims currently have limited access to it, but there is a campaign by some right-wing Israelis to change ...

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  10. Whistleblower leader with colorful past splits Budapest JewryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times of Israel

    ... a 35-year-old economist and and opera enthusiast who also serves as cantor of his local synagogue, converted to Judaism after attending a Jewish high school. A skilled orator, his rise to power was helped by his close ties to leaders of the two main ...

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  11. Menorah set to return to High StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Guardian-series.co.uk

    Loughton Synagogue and Chabad, an educational organisation, arranged for the symbol of Judaism to be added to Loughton High Road in 2013. The lamp, which stands for peace and freedom for Jewish people, is set to be lit in a lighting ceremony to celebrate the eight-day festival of Chanukah next month.

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  12. Israel Foils Hamas Stadium Terror PlotRead the original story

    Yesterday | Forward

    ... tend to be 15 minutes late. The Tree of Life, the lost books of Moses and a healthy dose of neurosis - mystical Judaism or Louisiana voodoo? Sigal Samuel and Anne Cohen traveled to New Orleans to find the secret connections between the faiths: ...

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  13. Argentina Will Serve Kosher Food to PatientsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Forward

    ... tend to be 15 minutes late. The Tree of Life, the lost books of Moses and a healthy dose of neurosis - mystical Judaism or Louisiana voodoo? Sigal Samuel and Anne Cohen traveled to New Orleans to find the secret connections between the faiths: ...

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  14. MK says ultra-Orthodox bloc will back Netanyahu for next PMRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times of Israel

    MK Yaakov Litzman of the United Torah Judaism party at a Finance Committee meeting, December 16, 2013. Knesset member Yaakov Litzman, a leader of the United Torah Judaism party, said Thursday that the religious parties would recommend Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to lead the government should snap elections be held, but at a price.

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  15. Inside Israel, 11:38 AMSource: No PM-Hareidi Deal in the Works Right NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... to be on the ropes over the controversial Jewish State Law, has offered hareidi parties Shas and United Torah Judaism (UTJ) a deal, according to which they will recommend that he form the next government, and he in turn will announce early ...

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  16. A Work of Heartbreaking Genius and EruditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Forward

    ... rendering the border between liberal Jew and non-Jew a thing of the past. And yet, one author, raised in liberal Judaism's bosom, has been quietly redefining what it means to be a Jew in the 21st century. Adam Kirsch, poet, senior editor at the New ...

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  17. Israeli police spying down on Jerusalem with balloonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Boston.com

    ... by Muslims as the Noble Sanctuary. The Temple Mount, home to the ancient Hebrew temples, is the most sacred site in Judaism. Today, it is the site of Al Aqsa Mosque and the gold-topped Dome of the Rock, the third- holiest place in Islam. Jews are ...

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  18. Realistic guide for converts to holiday seasonRead the original story

    Yesterday | Jerusalem Post

    ... breathe. Okay, so it might not be the most helpful advice you are looking for. One of the greatest things about Judaism, if you have not already learned this, is that there are many people who are able to help you learn about the holidays and about ...

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  19. Netanyahu Makes Another Offer to HareidimRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu, whose coalition appears to be on the ropes over the controversial Jewish State Law, is once again turning to the hareidim, Channel 2 News reported on Wednesday. According to the report, Netanyahu has offered hareidi parties Shas and United Torah Judaism a deal, according to which they will recommend that he form the next government, and he in turn will announce early elections.

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  20. Israeli spy balloons alarm PalestiniansRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... by Muslims as the Noble Sanctuary. The Temple Mount, home to the ancient Hebrew temples, is the most sacred site in Judaism. Today, it is the site of the Al Aqsa Mosque and the gold-topped Dome of the Rock, the third-holiest place in Islam. Jews are ...

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