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  1. Coroner: Three camp staffers drowned after being trapped in minivanRead the original story

    Friday | The Times-Tribune

    ... the openings of Camp Shoshanim and Camp Nesher, near Lakewood, according to a statement from Modern Orthodox Judaism camps. The statement also said they did not have permission to use the camp van. We welcome user discussion on our site, under the ...

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  2. 'Everybody's mother,' keeper of mikvah, soon to retireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | New Jersey Herald

    ... make mikvah appointments for exceptional occasions - such as when they're getting married, or those converting to Judaism. But on a day-to-day basis, it's women she has worked with. "She's everybody's mother, everybody's grandmother, everybody's ...

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  3. Hebrew program at St. Louis Park High honors city's heritageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Star Tribune

    ... know. Hebrew is distinctive because it's spoken by Jewish people, and there's an overlap of religion and culture in Judaism. Slager said she celebrates certain Jewish holidays in class, like Hannukah, because they're widely observed by Hebrew ...

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  4. Honoring the DeceasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | Switched

    In Judaism, one of our most important mitzvot is what is known in Hebrew as chesed shel emet . Loosely translated as dignity for the deceased, we Jews believe that every human being deserves to be buried back in the earth with respect and honor.

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  5. Longtime Charlottesville Rabbi Readying to RetireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | NBC29

    ... downtown Charlottesville. "I think Rabbi Dan has certainly taught me, as a teacher and as a religious leader, that Judaism is fascinating and there's so much to learn," said Sherry Kraft. "Wherever I go in the Jewish world, I meet people and they ...

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  6. Coroner: Three camp staffers drowned after being trapped in submerged minivanRead the original story

    Friday May 27 | The Times-Tribune

    ... the openings of Camp Shoshanim and Camp Nesher, near Lakewood, according to a statement from the Modern Orthodox Judaism camps. The statement also said they did not have permission to use the camp van. We welcome user discussion on our site, under ...

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  7. Poll: Ya'alon-Sa'ar-Kahlon alliance could beat LikudRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... Joint List would win 13, the Jewish Home would achieve 10, Yisrael Beytenu would achieve 8, as would United Torah Judaism. Shas would win 6 seats, and Meretz would achieve 5, the poll found. The numbers were published hours after Environmental ...

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  8. Poll: Most Jewish Israelis back equality for Reform movementRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | The Times of Israel

    Nearly two thirds of Israeli Jews believe that Reform Judaism deserves rights equal to those afforded to Orthodox Judaism, a new poll found. The Midgam polling agency survey of 500 also showed a 25-percent approval for equality among respondents who defined themselves as religious, the NRG news website reported Thursday.

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  9. Through Israel, the noble French seek peace--for FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... It has reason not to trust France (Maroun, ibid). Just 5 weeks ago, the UNESCO organization voted to declare that Judaism's holiest site, the Temple Mount, has no connection whatsoever to Judaism (Yochanan Visser, "UNESCO Just Decided The Temple ...

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  10. Lines of Thought: Communicating FaithRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | University of Cambridge

    Some of the world's most important religious texts are currently on display in Cambridge as part of Cambridge University Library's 600th anniversary exhibition - Lines of Thought: Discoveries that Changed the World. As part of its 600th celebrations, the University Library has made a series of six films - one for each of the six themes explored in Lines of Thought - with the latest film: Communicating Faith taking a close look at some iconic religious treasures across all the major faiths including Christianity, Islam and Judaism.

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  11. Moshe 'Bogie' Ya'alon (R) holds a joint press conference with Finance Minister Moshe KahlonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | The Jewish Press

    ... 13 seats; Naftali Bennett's Habayit Hayehudi would grow from 8 to 10; Yisrael Beiteinu up from 6 to 8; United Torah Judaism up nicley from 6 to 8; Shas would remain stuck with its 6 seats; and Meretz likewise with its 5. The question is, even ...

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  12. Inside Israel, 2:58 PMArab MK promises Hamas he will defy NetanyahuRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Arab MK Taleb Abu Arar on Friday declared in an interview with the Hamas paper Palestine that his party's Arab MKs will defy Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu's order not to visit the Temple Mount. Last October , Netanyahu instructed Jerusalem police not to allow any ministers or MKs, either Jewish or Arab, to visit the Mount, which is the holiest site in Judaism.

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  13. Trump Supporters Are Blasting Jewish Journalists With Anti-Semitic TweetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | ThinkProgress

    Granted, the newly minted Republican nominee for president has long insisted that his is not himself anti-Semitic, and regularly points out that his daughter is a Jewish convert . Yet Trump has done little to quell a rising tide of anti-Semitism among his supporters since launching his campaign last year: Trump initially refused to disavow anti-Semitic Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke, a Trump surrogate implied at a rally that Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders should convert from Judaism and "meet Jesus," prominent anti-Semites went on radio shows to encourage their supporters to "get out and vote" for Trump, and a man was filmed leaving a Trump rally shouting in Cleveland shouting "Go to fucking Auschwitz."

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  14. As Western Wall Deadline Approaches, Prayer Activists Pin Hopes on MeetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | Forward

    ... using the state ritual baths for conversion ceremonies, said Knesset Member Uri Maklev of the Haredi United Torah Judaism. That bill was introduced after the Supreme Court ruled that the ban, currently in place, is illegal. Maklev said that Yisrael ...

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  15. Poll: Party headlined by Ya'alon, Sa'ar, Kahlon could beat LikudRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | The Times of Israel

    ... from 6 to 8). The Joint (Arab) List would remain steady with 13 seats, as would the ultra-Orthodox United Torah Judaism with eight. Ultra-Orthodox party Shas and left-wing Meretz would each lose one seat, according to the survey. Ya'alon resigned ...

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  16. Behar (Diaspora):The numbers don't lieRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... but no number has the power and significance of the number seven. It is the perfect number. More than that, it is Judaism's most sacred number. Seven is completeness and wholesomeness. My uncle, Rabbi Alexandre Safran Z'L , concludes his prolific ...

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  17. It's finally over! The future wins in a legal battle over Jewish historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | Jewish World Review

    ... the text of the prayers as about their cultural style. The Spanish-Portuguese ritual is, if you will, high-church Judaism, featuring precise attention to notation, professional quality choral music, and grave decorum. Worship in the traditional ...

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  18. Inside Israel, 8:36 AM'Stop the nude dance performance in the Holy City'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 26 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... which is considered as if it was culture. It isn't culture and it isn't education. We have values and principles in Judaism and we must not give youth the impression that everything is permissible," he warned. "We have to stop the celebration of ...

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  19. A Plea to Jewish Leaders: Reject All Institutional Efforts to Convert ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 26 | Religion Dispatched

    ... to Christianity. He allegedly responded : "We have a mission to convert all non-Christian religions' people [except] Judaism." According to many of these same media sources, he went on to say that "We must above all convert these Muslims that use ...

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  20. Leeds faith leaders: Why we must all unite against violenceRead the original story

    Thursday May 26 | Yorkshire Evening Post

    ... with acts of service, evidencing our traditions' commitment to compassion, justice and equity. Christianity, Judaism and Islam all have a tradition of social responsibility, a responsibility that is embedded in our scriptures. Baroness Warsi, the ...

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