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  1. Sessions Biblical defense raises Christians' ireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | The Indianapolis Star

    ... a group of religious leaders from the United Methodist Church, Islamic Society of North America, Union for Reform Judaism, Mennonite Church and 20 other diverse religious organizations released a joint statement criticizing the policy. "I have given ...

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  2. 'Very Biblical' Doesn't Mean What Jeff Sessions And Sarah Huckabee Sanders Think It MeansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Forward

    ... say, child sacrifice-should not be endorsed and imitated. Then there is the particular world view of Orthodox Judaism to consider. And because this is the Orthodox Union, it is relevant. What is very Orthodox is the concept that human authority is ...

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  3. Are Karlie Kloss and Josh Kushner About To Get Engaged?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Forward

    ... Joshua Kushner for six years this summer. We expect to hear wedding bells any minute. Klossy will be converting to Judaism before she marries Kushner. Before Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump married in 2009, Trump converted to Judaism in an Orthodox ...

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  4. The ultimate way to see Jerusalem with your kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Rochel Sylvetsky is Senior Consultant and op-ed and Judaism editor of Arutz Sheva's English site. She is a former Chairperson of Emunah Israel,1991-96, was CEO/Director of Kfar Hanoar Hadati Youth Village, member of the Emek Zevulun Regional Council and the Religious Education Council of Israel's Education Ministry as well as managing editor of Arutz Sheva .

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  5. Journalists who won't publish their own namesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | The Times of Israel

    ... community has a certain position on a given subject." Survey respondents spoke of the need to explain and defend Judaism to their country's non-Jews. In fact, several of the journalists we spoke with said that a significant percentage, in some case ...

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  6. The Lubavitcher Rebbe, Abortion and MoshiachRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Lazer Beams

    This post is in loving memory of the Lubavitcher Rebbe of blessed and saintly memory, whose 24th yahrtzeit is tomorrow on Shabbat, 3 Tammuz. The Rebbewas instrumental in bringing me close to observant Judaism way back in the beginning of my search, in the early 1980's.

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  7. PA official: Jews 'are not a people'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... or a slip of the tongue, the envoy replied, "This is what the Jews are demanding. They are trying to establish that Judaism constitutes a people, which is not true. Judaism is a religion, like Islam or Christianity." Asked what would happen if the ...

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  8. Exploring the dynamic vision of Yaacov AgamRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | The Riverdale Press

    ... of a kabbalist rabbi, Yehoshua Gibstein, he received a traditional religious education at home. Possibly because of Judaism's restrictions on creating realistic images, his work is entirely abstract. Judaism also is enormously conscious of time. ...

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  9. The Right to DiscriminateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | American Thinker

    ... rejected. Slavery had existed everywhere in the world and was condoned by every religion except Christianity, albeit Judaism provided protections for Jews that other faiths did not. The crusade to end slavery was an exclusively Christian endeavor, ...

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  10. Review / 'Disobedience' (MA) ****Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | Canberra City News

    IN 2006, Naomi Alderman's first novel earned her two prestigious-enough awards. One London reviewer wrote: "Alderman's commentary on Orthodox Judaism in the 21st century is thought-provoking and illuminating".

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  11. Arts / Canberran designers shine at DenfairRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | Canberra City News

    ... first novel earned her two prestigious-enough awards. One London reviewer wrote: "Alderman's commentary on Orthodox Judaism in the 21st century is thought-provoking and illuminating". This Canberra reviewer found the filmed version [] WHEN Will ...

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  12. Last remnants of Falash Mura community still hoping to come to IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | Jerusalem Post

    ... Law of Return, since their ancestors had converted to Christianity and Israeli law stipulates that people who left Judaism, even under duress, are ineligible for citizenship under the Law of Return. Because of this, they were also required to ...

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  13. Israel's Supreme Court temporarily blocks deportation of Ugandan JewRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | The Times of Israel

    ... decision by July 29, according to Haaretz. The Ugandan Jewish community, also called the Abayudaya, was converted to Judaism under the auspices of US Conservative rabbis and has approximately 2,000 members. Last month's decision outraged the ...

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  14. Early elections 'back on the table' as rabbis issue ultimatum on enlistment lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | The Times of Israel

    Rabbinical council governing most of UTJ ultra-Orthodox party resolves to leave coalition if bill setting target numbers of religious recruits to IDF advances Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, right, speaks with then-health minister Yaakov Litzman of the United Torah Judaism party, left, at the Knesset on March 28, 2016. A rabbinical decision-making council of an ultra-Orthodox party in Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's government called on its lawmakers Thursday to leave the coalition if a bill proposing to formalize limited ultra-Orthodox enlistment in the IDF passes in the Knesset.

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  15. Getting twisted with Dee SniderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | Jerusalem Post

    ... he went and married a Roman Catholic. So if ever a guy was rejecting his religion it was him. My only connection to Judaism was the Hannuka money I'd get from my grandparents, which I'd used to buy Christmas presents for my brothers and sister," ...

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  16. Parshat Korach: Small is LargeRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 14 | Lazer Beams

    In his lust for greatness, Korach completely misread the spiritual map, not realizing the true path to the summit of accomplishment in Judaism. Enjoy today's 6-minute mini-lesson and have a lovely Shabbat! As a final step before posting your comment, enter the letters and numbers you see in the image below.

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  17. Religious groups implore Trump White House: Stop separating immigrant familiesRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 14 | ABC News

    ... Methodist Church, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, Islamic Society of North America and Union for Reform Judaism, released a joint statement as well. "We affirm the family as a foundational societal structure to support human community and ...

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  18. The essential Jewishness of Harvey MilkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | The Jewish News Weekly

    ... Faderman, a scholar of LGBT history and literature whose new biography of Milk details his cultural connection to Judaism. "I think he really believed in tikkun olam and he really tried to repair the world." Faderman's "Harvey Milk: His Lives and ...

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  19. Michael Chabon at home in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | The Jewish News Weekly

    ... all of the technological reach that this entails. Or perhaps it is Mr. Chabon's misreading of the history of liberal Judaism's evolution, as well as its rigorous and penetrating scholarship on so many levels. I say this as a past graduate of HUC's ...

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  20. Neshama Carlebach speaks about her famed fathera s legacy of sexual abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | The Jewish News Weekly

    ... out to Jewish students on college campuses, but he soon left his position - and the Chabad movement - over Orthodox Judaism's required separation between men and women. He insisted on women singing in public and mingling with men in spaces where ...

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