Judaism Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Hundreds of Rabbis Sign Petition Against Iran DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Forward

    ... a petition urging support for the nuclear deal with Iran signed by 340 U.S. rabbis from the major denominations of Judaism and sponsored by Ameinu, a liberal Zionist organization, was sent to Congress. Congress will vote on whether to approve the ...

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  2. Jews Say Bye-Bye Brazil as Economy and Crime BiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Forward

    ... grandparent and are therefore eligible for aliyah - in other words, people who don't have as close a connection to Judaism or Israel as they did in the past." Ponce Mendes is a case in point. His mother is Jewish, but his father is not. When his ...

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  3. U.S. rabbis sign letter opposing Iran nuclear agreementRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

    ... a petition urging support for the nuclear deal with Iran signed by 340 U.S. rabbis from the major denominations of Judaism and sponsored by Ameinu, a liberal Zionist organization, was sent to Congress. Congress will vote on whether to approve the ...

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  4. Mayim Bialik explains comment about religion in HollywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Examiner.com

    ... in [Jewish law], but I also believe in the permeability and changeability in the structure of Jewish law and I think Judaism has always adjusted to the times that it lived in, and it's adjusting in the time we are in now," the actress said. While ...

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  5. Music & Entertainment, 11:15 AM'His Music Caused People to Turn to Judaism'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    His family moved to Tel Aviv when he was 12 years old, where he received his first guitar from his uncle, Albert Piamenta, an Israeli saxophonist. In his 20s, Piamenta moved to New York, together with his brother, with the intention of working on a joint album with American saxophone player Stan Getz.

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  6. In Chicago, Come for the Iran Nuke Deal. Stay for the Smoked Salmon.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Forward

    ... either, or any cake for that matter. What's going on with these Jews? For all I know, it's a crime against Judaism not to have sweets. But I don't complain. I don't need anyone here to ask me which organization I represent. If push comes to shove, ...

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  7. President of Israel declares Israeli Squatting in Palestinian West...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Juan Cole

    ... hierarchy. His supremacism extends to the Orthdox/ Conservative/Reform/Reconstructionist divide in contemporary Judaism. Reuven has been dismissive of Reform and Conservative Judaism, the major denominations in the United States, as not really ...

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  8. The Bitter End, Iconic Jazz Club, to Host Global Rosh Hashanah Service for Sim ShalomRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | PRWeb

    ... liturgy along with the blowing of the shofar, a ram's horn that heralds reflection and atonement. "Making Judaism spirituality accessible and embraceable are our goals," said Rabbi Blane , jazz musician and former actor. "We have hundreds of active ...

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  9. The Catholic Cuban-American lawyer who loves Jews and IsraelRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | Jerusalem Post

    ... strong lawyer firm Greenberg Traurig, was educated in religious schools with a highly negative image of Jews and Judaism. So how did he move from many of the extreme, pre-Vatican II notions of Jews, to winning awards from Jewish organizations, not ...

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  10. Aug25TueRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | JewishTucson

    ... the "sea" of Talmud with Rabbi Robert Eisen as we dig deep into the "who, what, where, when, why and how" of living Judaism. The Jewish Tucson Calendar offers an amazing range of features. Filter the categories of interest, view the calendar in many ...

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  11. Netanyahu and AIPAC: Tell the Truth About Israelis and the JCPOARead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Daily Kos

    We must not but we are getting caught in the conflicts between ultra-Orthodox and Nationalist Religious Judaism known as "hardal", haredi subculture, hilonim, secularist Jews, weapons manufacturers, state and private military forces. All that being said, we can reduce the confusing language of the previous sentence by saying we are getting caught in the conflicts between modernists and post-modernists, people who want top-down order and people who want bottom-up policies.

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  12. Mayim Bialik on religion in Hollywood: 'It's never going to be trendy to be observant'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Los Angeles Times

    ... in [Jewish law], but I also believe in the permeability and changeability in the structure of Jewish law and I think Judaism has always adjusted to the times that it lived in, and it's adjusting in the time we are in now." She's also dealt with ...

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  13. Filmmaker previews film about Miami Beach 'eruv'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Jewish Journal

    ... Davidson said. "In doing research, I saw that the eruv dates back to Biblical times, but it's also a story on how Judaism deals with modern day life as well, so I thought it would be an interesting topic to do." Davidson mentioned a few things that ...

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  14. Obama pressed to reverse legal opinion on religious freedomRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

    ... Jewish Women International, the National Council of Jewish Women, the Rabbinical Assembly, the Union for Reform Judaism, Women of Reform Judaism and Nehirim. Reminding Obama that he had pledged to end federally funded hiring discrimination, the ...

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  15. Spanish radio pulls program on Jews 'promoting Satanism'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | The Times of Israel

    ... item's removal from its website and on how the broadcaster viewed the content. The segment included the slander of Judaism lifted chapter and verse from the "Plot Against the Church," a book published in 1962 filled with anti-Semitic rhetoric ...

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  16. Jewish Groups Want 'Religious Freedom' Discrimination Exception ReversedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Forward

    ... Jewish Women International, the National Council of Jewish Women, the Rabbinical Assembly, the Union for Reform Judaism, Women of Reform Judaism and Nehirim. Reminding Obama that he had pledged to end federally funded hiring discrimination, the ...

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  17. Mayim Bialik on Her Jewish Faith Not Being 'Trendy' in Hollywood:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | People

    ... law] but I also believe in the permeability and changeability in the structure of Jewish law," she added. "I think Judaism has always adjusted to the times that it lived in and it's adjusting in the time we are in now." Bialik - who has a degree in ...

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  18. New York City to investigate secular education in the city's Jewish schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | The China Post

    ... ultra-Orthodox schools he attended, where secular subjects were considered "unimportant or downright going against Judaism." Now young adults, the two yeshiva graduates echo complaints critics have made for years about the rudimentary level of ...

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  19. Yosi Piamenta, a Virtuoso Guitarist Who Reshaped Jewish MusicRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | Chaptzem Blog!

    ... and jams were also signature elements of Piamenta's sound. Piamenta's look was also unique; he was proud of his Judaism, and always wore a large colorful Sephardic kippah, with his tzitzit hanging out, and a large bushy beard. A genial man, he was ...

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  20. NYC to probe secular education at Jewish schools, 38 in BrooklynRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

    ... ultra-Orthodox schools he attended, where secular subjects were considered "unimportant or downright going against Judaism." Now young adults, the two yeshiva graduates echo complaints critics have made for years about the rudimentary level of ...

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