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  1. Staten Island Jewish Community Market to feature Israeli vendorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SILive.com

    ... For sponsorship opportunities, more information, or to volunteer email sijccshuk@gmail.com Crash Course in Basic Judaism Rabbi Gerald Sussman will be teaching an eight part crash course in Basic Judaism. Participants will have the opportunity to ...

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  2. Shas holds commemorative event for Rabbi Ovadia Yosef as polls indicate decline in party's strengthRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Jerusalem Post

    ... over the 2013 elections for the new chief rabbis. MK Moshe Gafni of the Ashkenazi haredi party United Torah Judaism said on Thursday he was exceedingly worried by Shas' decline in the polls. "Our main battles in Knesset are against secularization," ...

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  3. Inside Israel, 11:02 AMAfter Gaza Operation, How Are the Parties Polling?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... the traditional "right-wing" bloc of Likud, Yisrael Beytenu, Jewish Home, and hareidi parties Shas and United Torah Judaism, rising from 61 in the current Knesset to 69. According to the poll - the results of which were published Thursday morning - ...

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  4. Morocco's Secret Blue City By Nina StrochlicRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Beast

    ... every building and home in the old city cool shades of blue, most likely because it's the color of divinity in Judaism (although another theory claims it repels flies). But the city had limits to its acceptance-early on, all foreigners, especially ...

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  5. Shabbat planetRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Jerusalem Post

    ... Shabbat is never-ending. But this time, there is a new group formed by some city councilmen from the United Torah Judaism list, and backed by haredi activists trying to reopen the issue, even in venues that have been open on Shabbat for a long time. ...

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  6. Rabbi BRead the original story

    Yesterday | 704 Houser Street

    I've developed a theological interest in all things Hebrew. My reason for this interest has more to do with understanding my own faith than a desire to convert to Judaism.

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  7. Jewish folk opera is bawdy-positiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Now Toronto

    ... Kvetch and How To Be A Mentsh. "In fact, the whole Lilith thing isn't usually invoked in any public discourse about Judaism. "What Joshua's created, using folkloric material, is a spin on Lilith, who refused to be under Adam's control. She turns ...

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  8. Latino population welcomes Hebrew-language charter school in L.A.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Jewish Journal

    ... for 10 years as a housekeeper in the home of a Jewish family in Agoura Hills, which contributed to her love of Judaism, she said. Only a few days into the school year, Astuhuaman's children were already showing the potential of Lashon. Asked by the ...

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  9. What Ramy knew about the fall of Assad and the rise of the Islamic StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Jewish Journal

    ... over the years have come to us genuinely open to learning about America - its politics and its culture - and about Judaism. Ramy, by contrast, had a way of being apolitical, completely stuck in his beliefs and dismissive of my opinions - all in the ...

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  10. 'The Fame Lunches': Daphne Merkin is still wishing for mother's loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Jewish Journal

    ... the emotional turbulence lurking beneath it. There was little talk about God or spiritual matters of any sort. Their Judaism was expressed mostly by rituals and celebrations and life at the synagogue, which Merkin disliked since it seemed to her the ...

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  11. Ultra-Orthodox rabbi accused in sex assault suitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Chicago Tribune

    A federal lawsuit alleging that an ultra-Orthodox rabbi who runs seminaries for girls in Israel is a sexual predator offers a rare look into the most traditional branch of Judaism, where a young woman's religious education can prove key to finding a good husband through a matchmaker.

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  12. Coat of many colors: US Jewish leaders divided on Gaza truceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Jerusalem Post

    ... J Street said. Warning that a return to status quo ante was not an option, Rabbi Rick Jacobs of the Union for Reform Judaism said that he hopes both parties to the conflict will build on the cease-fire and move forward with negotiations that will ...

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  13. Kapler: Pinstriped YarmulkesRead the original story

    Wednesday | BTF's Baseball Primer

    ... proud of my Jewish heritage. I have a Star of David tattooed on my body for that reason. That said, I don't practice Judaism. It would be awfully hypocritical for me not to be available to my manager and my team if I wouldn't be attending synagogue. ...

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  14. Seeking To Bridge Gap Between Jews and Urban St. LouisRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Forward

    ... saw the positive effect that Israeli high school students had on a classroom of American peers. She had presented on Judaism for teenagers from time to time but had never gotten the enthusiastic reaction she was looking for. "When I did it, it was ...

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  15. Judaism is a religion of love but also a religion of justice, for without justice, love corrupts.Read the original story

    Wednesday | The Jewish Press

    ... merit." It is best rendered as "the right and decent thing to do" or "justice tempered by compassion." In Judaism, tzedek , as opposed to mishpat , must be tempered by compassion. Hence the terrible, tragic irony of Portia's speech in "The Merchant ...

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  16. New Hebrew Afterschool Program at Windsor Terrace YRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Ditmas Park Corner

    ... values and holidays through an Israeli prism. This innovative program cultivates a connection to Israeli culture and Judaism within our students drawing on music, art, drama, stories and games. Community is not just a part of our name, it is truly ...

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  17. Inside Israel, 11:01 PM'Quiet War' on David's Tomb 'as Dangerous as Arab War'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... violent threat posed by Muslim Arabs to Jewish access to other sites, such as the Temple Mount , the holiest site in Judaism. "The Arabs may be coming at us with explosions and the Christians come wearing ties, but they are no less dangerous. The ...

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  18. From Catholic high to Jerusalem yeshiva NEWRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | New Jersey Jewish News

    ... of study at a yeshiva in Jerusalem. He underwent conversion in June and is reveling in having made his passion for Judaism official. The process was overseen by the Beit Din of the Rabbinical Council of Bergen County. He wasn't required to do the ...

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  19. A deeper look at Messianic JudaismRead the original story

    Wednesday | Examiner.com

    ... To learn more, go to www.missionmississippi.org . For Christians or Jews who want to learn more about Messianic Judaism , a great place to begin is by reading Shoshanah Feher 's book, Passing Over Easter: Constructing the Boundaries of Messianic ...

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  20. Political Fallout Begins From CeasefireRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Jewish Press

    ... area - Haredi parties banded together on June 10 to support Likud veteran Reuven Rivlin for president. United Torah Judaism and Shas officials denied that their support for Rivlin was a downpayment on their inclusion in the next government - or on ...

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