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  1. Hollande: Paris Jewish center answers doubts on French Jewry's futureRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

    The Jewish cultural center planned for in Paris is the best answer to those who think that French Jews' future lies elsewhere, French President Francois Hollande said. Hollande made the reference to the European Center for Judaism, which is scheduled to open in 2017 with some government funding, during a speech Monday at the Elysee Palace, where Hollande bestowed a national honor on The French president offered possible rebuke of Netanyahu's call for emigration while honoring the president of the European Jewish Congress..

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  2. Anne Frank on antisemitismRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | The Times of Israel

    ... elimination of Anne's original words is part of the "dejudaization of antisemitism [...] Anne Frank's beliefs that Judaism was at the root of Jew-hatred and that the Jews were different were eliminated in the Broadway version. [...] The Hacketts ...

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  3. Temple Adat Elohim Names Rabbi Andrew Straus to Lead CongregationRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Business Wire

    Rabbi Straus joins Temple Adat Elohim from Central Synagogue in Manhattan, NY, where he has served as interim rabbi. With a wealth of experience and contagious passion for increasing each congregant's connection with, and involvement in, Judaism, Rabbi Straus will advance the congregation's rich traditions and enhance its strengths, particularly its outstanding reputation in both youth education and adult life-long learning, and social action initiatives.

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  4. Stunned and SaddenedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Examiner.com

    Author's Note: Links for parts 1 and 2 of my original story, published on the page of the Chicago Judaism examiner by examiner.com., are provided below: This writer is stunned and saddened to learn of the death of John O. Hunwick, Professor Emeritus of history and religion at Northwestern University . For several weeks now, I have been hoping to run into them again.

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  5. The Poison Pill of Israeli, and Wikipedia CensorshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Make the World a Better Place

    ... by Unit 8200 become a proud Jewish achievement. I for one want nothing to do with Unit 8200 as product of Judaism or Jewish identity. This is once again a distortion introduced by Zionist ideology which deliberately conflates Israel with Jewishness. ...

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  6. For Hapoel Jerusalem, if you build it, they will winRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | The Times of Israel

    ... teams while growing up in Mevasseret Zion and has remained an ardent fan. Stoudemire, said Menora, feels close to Judaism and Israel and wanted to be involved in a local project. "The new ownership is so great and so passionate and they've really ...

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  7. Soundbrush Records and Roger Davidson Celebrate Nicole Borger's U.S....Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | PRWeb

    Brazilian singer and songwriter, Nicole Borger reinvents vintage and contemporary Jewish music with Brazilian style and rhythm during a recent CD release concert at Drom in New York City's East Village. "RaA zes" is a true testament to Nicole Borger and Frank London's inspiring talents to see Brazilian music and Judaism melding together so effortlessly.

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  8. United Church of Christ Anti-Israel ExtremismRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | American Thinker

    ... an imaginary history in which even the Israeli prime minister "comes from an East European tribe who converted to Judaism in the Middle Ages." Also note that he did not say that "the Israeli occupation of the West Bank" corresponds to Rome. No, it ...

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  9. The Court Follows Its Heart and Completes the Secularization of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | National Review Online

    ... secular, can agree. One side may rejoice over the fact and the other may weep, but it is a fact. What has replaced Judaism, Christianity, Judeo-Christian values, and the Bible? The answer is: feelings. More and more Americans rely on feelings to ...

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  10. How is it to hang out with IsraelisRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Jerusalem Post

    What can you expect from hanging out with Israelis? The answer is LOADS! Since I was 13, my interest in Judaism and particularly in Israel enormously grew to the extent that the only way I can enjoy my time is to do something related to Israel. Recently, I had a tough exam period, but straight after that, I commenced to learn Hebrew .

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  11. Charleston and the right to forgiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | The Times of Israel

    ... is no. There are situations when one is not allowed to forgive - not only not obligated, but not allowed! In Judaism, there is no blanket forgiveness in the absence of restitution. If a person stole something, he must give it back. If he wronged ...

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  12. Religious redemption of the LGBT CommunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The Jewish Journal

    ... religious denominations with a different approach to relationships and sex-- some would say puritanical approaches. Judaism, with our different approach to love and family systems, surely couldn't be that way. I know my own Jewish grandmother was ...

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  13. 'Color-conscious' Asian cast to perform classic play about Bronx Jewish familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The Jewish Journal

    ... job is that he is Jewish: "I really can't speak for Mia, but I do think it was important to her, given the role that Judaism plays in the world of this play that someone involved in this production is Jewish. "My grandparents were New Yorkers, not ...

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  14. Fox News regular compares same-sex marriage to living in Nazi GermanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Examiner.com

    ... his extreme and fanatical Christian ideology, demonizing other religions in the process . Calling Mormonism, Islam, Judaism, and Hinduism, "cults," "evil, evil, religions," and following them would "lead people to an eternity of separation from God ...

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  15. Union for Reform Judaism: Palo Alto's Daryl Messinger to become URJ's first female chairRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The Jewish News Weekly

    Daryl Messinger of Palo Alto will become the next chair of the Union for Reform Judaism, the URJ has reported in a press release. She will become the first woman to hold the top lay leadership position in the URJ, which covers 900 synagogues and 1.5 million Jews in North America, according to a URJ release issued June 30. Messinger has been nominated to serve as the next chair of the board of trustees, and her nomination will be formally presented to the full board at the URJ Biennial in Orlando, Florida, from Nov. 4 to 8. The URJ release noted that she will succeed Stephen M. Sacks, who will have served the maximum allowable four years as chair.

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  16. Emmer-052915-HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | The Jewish Press

    ... It may be that seeking to connect with the past is rooted in the impermanence and impersonality of modern life. In Judaism, however, the past is so much part of our identity that "You shall tell it to your children..." is a guiding principle for ...

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  17. Catholic Identity Has Never Been EasyRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Examiner.com

    ... practices of Rome in conjunction with his Imperial cult. a In 516 a Jewish king required Christians to convert to Judaism. The result was that the king reported in great detail the massacres he had inflicted on all Christians who refused to comply. ...

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  18. Temple Kol Emeth Welcomes New Youth And Family DirectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Patch.com

    Temple Kol Emeth, a reform congregation in East Cobb County, announces the hiring of a new Youth and Family Director, Ezra Flom. For more than ten years, Ezra Flom has crafted experiences for learners both young and old that ignite an excitement for life and Judaism.

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  19. Leap Second Rabbi Perl Ready with Timely MessageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | PR.com

    ... Russia. Twenty-seven days earlier, the Rebbe had been arrested by agents of the GPU for his activities to preserve Judaism throughout the Soviet empire and sentenced to death, G-d forbid. International pressure forced the Soviets to commute the ...

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  20. N.J. couple renew their wedding vows after 66 years of marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The Jersey Journal

    ... over Sunday's ceremony. Shulkin acknowledged from the onset that the concept of a vow renewal is not common in Judaism. Still, he said, the opportunity to celebrate an enduring love is welcomed. Shulkin delivered a parable in which he compared ...

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