Judaism Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. A modest proposal for Israeli product labelingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... to argue that we must respect the Quran , Islam and Muslims, they should understand the need to respect the Tanach , Judaism and Jews. Anything less would be Judeophobic which.as you know, is as bad as being Islamophobic. The Jewish Tanach clearly ...

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  2. The Surprisingly Spiritual Meanings Behind Some Of The Emojis On Your PhoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Switched

    If you look closely at the emojis on your emoji keyboard, you'll find an amazing amount of religious diversity. Every major world religion, from Chinese philosophy to Atheism to Judaism is represented in some way.

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  3. Why the Kotel compromise matters - and doesn'tRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Jewish News Weekly

    On Jan. 31, after decades of conflict, leaders of Judaism's three major denominations reached a compromise on the future of prayer at the Western Wall in Jerusalem, and received the Israeli government's backing. The deal comes with a few important unknowns and will take a while to implement.

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  4. Historic agreement on Western Wall ends long battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Jewish News Weekly

    Israel's government on Jan. 31 approved a compromise to expand the non-Orthodox Jewish prayer section of Jerusalem's Western Wall, putting to rest the decades-long fight between Women of the Wall and Israel's haredi Orthodox religious establishment. The deal achieves what had been an elusive goal: an interdenominational consensus on Judaism's holiest site with official recognition.

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  5. opinions | JCF guidelines don't work for usRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Jewish News Weekly

    ... other forms of bigotry, violence or other extremist views; actively seek to proselytize Jews away from Judaism; advocate for, or endorse, undermining the legitimacy of Israel as a secure independent, democratic Jewish state, including through ...

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  6. Review: Faith Without FearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Jewish Chronicle

    ... of Orthodox writers. The topics the author has chosen are indeed much discussed: the role and status of women in Judaism, mysticism, divine revelation of Torah, messianism and pluralism. Drawing mainly on scholars who write about Judaism from an ...

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  7. How a top columnist started out on the left footRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Jewish Chronicle

    ... But he grew up a natural autodidact, consumed classics by Goethe, Tolstoy, Dickens and others, and came to reject Judaism, replacing the Magen David with the Red Flag. Lavender, Sam's third wife and mother of David (and of a daughter from a previous ...

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  8. editorial | One Kotel for one people - as it should beRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Jewish News Weekly

    ... road or not, this momentous agreement is one more step toward what must become full equality for all streams of Judaism in Israel. It is absurd that liberal Jews are still not able to practice Judaism as they wish in the state that was created to ...

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  9. Parshat Mishpatim - " The biblical signpostRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Jerusalem Post

    ... years. In contrast to all people who lived in a reality dictated by a caste system and inflexible social classes, Judaism never developed classes like these, and this is not coincidental. This is the influence of Torah values that trickled down into ...

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  10. mixed & matched | I wish I'd learned about my Jewish side as a childRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Jewish News Weekly

    ... to convert just to convert, I want to believe in what I'm getting into. The rabbi guided me to a yearlong class on Judaism and also met with me privately. When I felt I was ready, she took me to the mikvah. I'm still learning, and I so very much ...

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  11. Ex-Shas chief on Western Wall agreement: A 'horrible disaster'Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

    A former head of the Shas Sephardic Orthodox party slammed the Israeli Cabinet's approval to expand the egalitarian section of the Western Wall, joining several politicians who have ridiculed the deal and liberal movements of Judaism. "This is a horrible disaster and an attack on the Holy of Holies," Eli Yishai said in an interview Thursday with Army Radio.

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  12. Ultra-Orthodox Ex-Shas Chief Calls Western Wall Deal a 'Horrible Disaster'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Forward

    A former head of the Shas Sephardic Orthodox party slammed the Israeli Cabinet's approval to expand the egalitarian section of the Western Wall, joining several politicians who have ridiculed the deal and liberal movements of Judaism. "This is a horrible disaster and an attack on the Holy of Holies," Eli Yishai said in an interview Thursday with Army Radio.

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  13. Chabad of Hunterdon to host 'Presidential' Shabbat community dinner on Feb. 5 in ClintonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | NJ.com

    ... have kings as leaders for the Jewish people, like there were hundreds or thousands of years ago, the values in which Judaism deems important for a leader remain the same. Guests will not only enjoy traditional American Fare, but a lively talk by ...

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  14. Few happy with decision to allow mixed-gender prayer at Western WallRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | World Magazine

    ... prayer and the celebration of Jewish ceremonies by non-Orthodox Jews. Reform and conservative branches of Judaism hailed the decision. Susan Perlman of Jews for Jesus said neither side is completely satisfied with the decision, which may prove the ...

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  15. Jewish WorldNon-Orthodox prayerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... significant setback for tradition and the guidelines of halachah. Member of Knesset Yisrael Eichler of United Torah Judaism said on Monday in a phone interview with the 5TJT that what has been accomplished with the latest decision is that the group ...

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  16. US & Canada, 7:14 PM18th century Hasidic rabbi impacts Democrat debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Rabbi Simcha Bunim Bonhart of Peshischa , who was one of the key leaders of hasidic Judaism in Poland, made a mark on the Democratic Party debate between presidential hopefuls Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton Wednesday. The town hall meeting in Derry, New Hampshire, broadcast live and moderated by CNN 's Anderson Cooper, came six days before the New Hampshire presidential primary vote.

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  17. a Everyone Said You Were A Heroine, My HadariaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Jewish Press

    ... waiting there to greet her with arms open wide for warm hugs and tears. Hadar's father, Ofer, recited the Kadish, Judaism's tradition, ancient prayer for the dead, in a tear-filled voice. Her sister Mor, said, "You have become precious to the entire ...

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  18. The only way to understand life is by living itL "Na'aseh venishma//We will do and we will obey."Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Jewish Press

    ... means, "We will do and we will understand ." From this they derive the conclusion that we can only understand Judaism by doing it, by performing the commands and living a Jewish life. In the beginning is the deed. Only then comes the grasp, the ...

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  19. The 16 faces to watch in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Jewish Chronicle

    ... other four Partnership Minyan communities around London, this is a movement that is changing the face of Orthodox Judaism in the UK. Kehillat Nashira, which translates as the ''let's sing'' community, meets monthly and attracts crowds of about 80 ...

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  20. England, my EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Economist

    ... Britishness, they admirably refused to deny their heritage, often at great personal cost. Marking Yom Kippur, Judaism's holiest day, Bernard told Win, "is only a matter of policy on my part in which 'I tell the world', as the Yank would say, that I ...

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