Judaism Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Occasions for holinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | New Jersey Jewish News

    ... more significant. Kedusha is measured not only by how close one is to God, but also by how one lives in the world. Judaism teaches that holiness can be part of everything we do: earning a living, being part of a family, functioning in a community. ...

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  2. Let's learn for CharlestonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | New Jersey Jewish News

    ... both veterans and beginners can wrestle with a knotty text and help each other arrive at fresh insights - about Judaism, sure, but better yet about life, the big questions and the small. And if you engage in this search on the yahrtzeit of a loved ...

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  3. Cultural InformationRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 24 | TruthSeeker24's anti-N.W.O. corner

    ... life. One large part of Jewish culture deals with the synagogue. Reform, Conservative, Orthodox, and other forms of Judaism flourish today. The synagogue is not just a place of religious worship. It is a place of cultural development, a meeting ...

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  4. Gas painsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Jerusalem Post

    ... both in the opposition and in the coalition, such as Knesset Finance Committee chairman Moshe Gafni of United Torah Judaism have claimed that the government is caving in to the whims of big business interests. Many are fearful that Noble and Delek ...

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  5. Existence requires meaning. Believing all random and without meaning is a horrible fate for mankindRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | The Jewish Press

    ... I believe he comes very close to nailing it. His point is that Kiruv organizations that focus on the fun parts of Judaism in order to draw people in will ultimately fail if that is all they focus upon. His premise is that those who become religious ...

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  6. Woman regrets letting Chabad rep put tefillin on herRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | The Times of Israel

    A Chabad representative lays tefillin on Baci Weiler in New York's Union Square on Friday, June 19, 2015 A female Jewish student who caused a social media firestorm when she uploaded photos of a Chabad emissary placing tefillin on her after mistaking her for a man apologized Tuesday. University of Chicago student Baci Weiler said that she regretted misleading the emissary about her gender and that she had intended to make a "political statement" about the marginalized role of women in Orthodox Judaism.

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  7. Jewish Agency proposes independent conversion courts for immigrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | The Times of Israel

    ... - suggested the Jewish Agency support the creation of this new conversion court to serve all streams of Judaism "in light of the Jewish Agency's responsibility to ensure the unity of the Jewish people." "The Jewish Agency serves the needs of Jewish ...

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  8. Moses and The copper SNAKERead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Examiner.com

    ... manufactured from snake! Where did that idea come from? Moses: The affliction becomes the remedy. This is how Judaism dealt with the greatest dilemma of all, the reality of pain. Some religions practice denial: they ignore reality; suffering is not ...

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  9. 'When Western women stop being objectified, they can criticise...Read the original story

    Sunday Jun 21 | Chaptzem Blog!

    ... that tired old story about Haredi women being oppressed." Freedman - who migrated from traditional to ultra-orthodox Judaism - is a biology teacher and has written online about issues facing Jewish women. She is "a Facebook-hip Haredi woman", as she ...

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  10. Vatican-Israel RelationsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2009 | CFR.org

    ... relationship with all non-Catholics and, in particular , affirms the deep connection between Christianity and Judaism, rejecting anti-Semitism "any time and by anyone." In 2005, Eugene Fisher, associate director of the U.S. Conference of Catholic ...

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  11. Europe, 1:32 PMEdelstein Urges German Parliament: Stand by the Jewish PeopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... in the visitors' section, and I welcome them." "Many of us are second, third and fourth generations of European Judaism that went up in flames under the boots of the Nazi regime in occupied Europe. We of course have no right to forgive in the name ...

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  12. Webpage archives student testimonials of anti-Semitism on US campusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Jerusalem Post

    ... around his neck. A Northwestern University student said "I am terrified knowing I may not be able to discuss my Judaism without taunts, or worse, violence." In Florida, one student said "I think for the first time in my adult life, I truly ...

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  13. Inside Israel, 12:21 PMIsraeli Islamist Cleric Says Israel May 'End' Within 6 MonthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... a legal battle over his incitement to use violence to block Jews from visiting the Temple Mount, the holiest site in Judaism - calls to racism and violence that have led MKs to launch a bill to outlaw Salah's movement. The sheikh has labeled Israeli ...

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  14. Inside Israel, 11:56 AMVizhnitz Rebbe Orders Youths to Enlist in IDFRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... that the change comes as a result of long negotiations between Deputy Health Minister Ya'akov Litzman (United Torah Judaism), who represented Vizhnitz, together with senior IDF sources. Students of army age will be led in a special day of enlistment ...

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  15. Israel Cancels More Gaza 'Gestures' After RocketRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... first time allowed direct buses for Arab residents of Judea and Samaria in to the Temple Mount - the holiest site in Judaism - where between 150,000 to 200,000 Muslim Arabs are expected to visit each Friday of the month. Arab men aged over 40 and ...

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  16. Local churches see fear, prayer, resolveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | The Times-Herald

    ... in 2013 and collaborates with other chaplains, currently representing nine Christian denominations, Conservative Judaism, and Sunni Islam, through the Interfaith Airport Chaplaincy. Greene reflected on the impact of the Charleston shootings and ...

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  17. We live in strange times; lately the news has gone from strange to stranger with all norms discardedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | The Jewish Press

    ... seem to racing against one another to demonstrate the greatest commitment to women's advancement in religious Judaism. And so we have arrived, in the Orthodox world, at a time when we have young women encouraged by certain Rabbis and Jewish leaders ...

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  18. Masorti rips bar mitzvah rite for autistic kids held in Orthodox synagogueRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | The Jewish Journal

    A foundation for Conservative Judaism in Israel slammed a bar mitzvah ceremony held at an Orthodox synagogue for non-Orthodox children with autism. Sunday's ceremony in Rehovot was presided over by an Orthodox rabbi that the nine children and their parents did not know, the Masorti Foundation for Conservative Judaism in Israel said in a statement.

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  19. 'The Simpsons' guide to satirizing IslamRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 23 | GantDaily.com

    ... referred to or joked about in subsequent shows. These include Pentecostalism, Roman Catholicism, Hinduism, Judaism and Buddhism. Each was introduced in plot lines through friends of the family and supporting characters, often with a boost from ...

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  20. Pilate and Jesus, a colonial viewRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Times & Seasons

    ... these, knowing the Jewish authorities at his side on this issue. Even if a messianic expectation was mainstream in Judaism, the parties in power were understandably slow in acknowledging any such claim, since that would annihilate their own ...

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