Son-in-law of Mexico's Chief Rabbi killed in earthquake

Rabbi Chaim Ashkenazi was found dead in a collapsed building resulting from Tuesday's 7.1 magnitude earthquake.Tzvi Lev, Sunday, 2:35 PM

Over 1,000 treated in Uman by United Hatzalah

'It was remarkable to see the nature of injuries and be able to trace them back to the Uman experience.'Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 11:29 AM

Watch: IDF soldiers blow Shofar, make Kiddush in Mexico

IDF delegation to Mexico greeted with applause, make Kiddush, and blow Shofar during Rosh Hashanah holiday while searching for survivors.Tzvi Lev, Sunday, 9:44 AM

'When we're unified, we're unstoppable'

Watch: Martin Oliner stresses unity in interview for Rosh Hashanah.Eliran Aharon, Sunday, 9:01 AM

Today: Fast of Gedaliah

Fast marks assassination of Jewish leader after destruction of Temple, and the subsequent end of hopes for restoration of life in Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 8:58 AM

'Relationship with Israel is extremely important'

Nicole Malliotakis, who is running for mayor of New York, speaks about the importance of relations with Israel and the Jewish community.Eliran Aharon, New York, Saturday, 11:04 PM

Shana Tova from Arutz Sheva!

Wishing a happy new year to all our readers; news updates end this evening for two days, restart Tuesday evening.Arutz Sheva, Thursday, 1:10 AM

French prosecutors: Jewish woman's murder was anti-Semitic crime

French prosecutors investigating murder of Sarah Halimi acknowledge for the first time her killing was an anti-Semitic hate crime.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, Wednesday, 10:39 PM

Rosh Hashanah: Remembrance and optimism

Rosh Hashanah is a time for reflecting on our national and personal past, but also a time to look ahead.Rabbi Berel Wein, Wednesday, 3:44 PM

Chabad leaders: Report child abuse to secular authorities

Chabad rabbis rule Jewish law permits abusers to be reported directly to non-Jewish authorities, say no reason to ask rabbi first.JTA, Wednesday, 1:26 PM

Russian rabbi: Providing aid does more for us than for others

International organizations provide food and clothes for the holiday to needy families in Israel, Russia, Ukraine.Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 8:04 AM

Halakhic controversy on social networks fuels discussion

Debate on social networks regarding shutting gas stove on holidays by indirect causation; Some rabbis permit, others forbid.Mordechai Sones, Tuesday, 8:21 PM

Selichot prayers closest to Temple Mount

Thousand of Jews in monthly procession around Temple Mount gates.Mordechai Sones, Tuesday, 7:22 PM

Watch: Rivlin urges world Jewry to fight terror, racism together

Israeli President wishes all Jews a happy and healthy new year, says Jewish communities will overcome hurricanes and anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 7:07 PM

Outreach services for High Holidays to reach 70,000 Israelis

Tzohar Rabbinical Organization and Yachad Ohr Torah Stone to provide shofar blowing, holiday services in hundreds of towns and cities.JTA, Tuesday, 5:32 PM

J Street: Trump, Netanyahu's opposition to Iran deal is reckless

The leftist advocacy group J Street slammed Netanyahu and Trump's intention to redo the 2015 Iran nuclear deal.Tzvi Lev, Tuesday, 11:57 AM

Watch: The kitchen preparing food for 30,000 in Uman

Take a tour of the basketball-court-sized kitchen in Uman's Scheiner Hachnosas Orchim.Tzvi Lev, Tuesday, 11:10 AM

'Reform Movement is looking for backdoor path to recognition'

Netanyahu explains decision to freeze Western Wall plan pushed by Reform Movement.Eliran Aharon, Tuesday, 9:49 AM

Watch: Happy New Year from President Trump

Watch President Trump's special greeting to the Jewish people ahead of Rosh Hashanah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/18/2017, 11:31 PM

Left-wing Jews protest Jerusalem Chief Rabbi at Paris synagogue

Jerusalem Chief Rabbi Shlomo Amar speaks at Paris synagogue. Liberal Jews protest over rabbi's comments criticizing Reform movement.JTA, 9/18/2017, 3:30 PM

'The only place in the world a Jew is commanded to go'

MK Yehuda Glick tweets photo of yeshiva boys on Temple Mount 'charging souls up for New Year.'Mordechai Sones, 9/17/2017, 12:57 PM

The Chabadnik who held a water war in the middle of Manhattan

Meet Meir Kay, a young Jew from New York who spearheaded a project to cheer and inspire everyone via online videos.Yoni Kempinski, 9/17/2017, 12:02 AM

Trump to Jewish leaders: I love Israel

Trump speaks to American Jewish leaders in pre-High Holy Days phone call, vows to fight attempts to harm Israel at the UN.Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/15/2017, 9:01 PM

Matan: Women's Torah education in the land of Israel

Matan Women's Institute for Torah Studies teaches Tanach and Talmud to all women with a thirst for knowledge, including community leaders.Yoni Kempenski, 9/15/2017, 10:01 AM

Mass 'selichot' prayers at Western Wall - in pictures

Chief Rabbi of Jerusalem Shlomo Amar joins thousands of worshippers in mass selichot prayers at Western Wall days ahead of Rosh Hashanah.Shlomi Cohen, 9/15/2017, 9:16 AM

Argentine investigators to say Jewish prosecutor was murdered

Report: Forensic analysts have determined that Alberto Nisman was murdered and did not commit suicide.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/15/2017, 5:38 AM

An Amsterdam Yom Kippur tradition since the first light bulb

Worshipers at Portuguese Synagogue in Amsterdam pray by candlelight each Yom KippurCnaan Liphshiz, 9/14/2017, 9:57 PM

More than a quarter of Britons hold anti-Semitic views

More than a quarter of British people hold at least one anti-Semitic view, new study of attitudes to Jewish people finds.Ben Ariel, 9/14/2017, 6:42 AM

Firebomb hurled at Russian Jewish group’s Moscow offices

Largest Jewish organization in Russia hit in latest firebomb firebomb attack on Russian Jews.JTA, 9/13/2017, 9:21 PM

How does the IDF prepare for Rosh Hashanah?

IDF preparations for the Jewish New Year includes buying 14 tons of apples and 2 tons of honey.Tzvi Lev, 9/13/2017, 8:26 PM

First-ever Religious Zionist conference on suicide prevention

120 leading rabbis attended a suicide prevention conference on Tuesday night.Tzvi Lev, 9/13/2017, 6:45 PM

True identity of 'Rabbi who converted to Christianity' revealed

Anti-missionary organization publishes journal for Jews misled by Christian missionary sects.Mordechai Sones, 9/12/2017, 10:37 PM

A wonderful new way to own a piece of the Holy Land

'You shall possess the Land and settle in it, for to you have I given the Land to Possess' - (Numbers 33:53).Infomercial, 9/12/2017, 9:58 PM

Neo-Nazis plan to march near Swedish synagogue on Yom Kippur

Swedish police change route of neo-Nazi march to pass close to synagogue on holiest day of the Jewish calendar.JTA, 9/12/2017, 9:24 PM

YU celebrates investiture of Rabbi Ari Berman as 5th president

'Yeshiva University is in my heart and soul,' says YU President Rabbi Ari Berman. 'I don't need a history book to understand the school.'JTA, 9/12/2017, 2:27 PM

'Our strength is derived from our spiritual power'

Netanyahu met with members of the Jewish community in Argentina, as part of his historic visit to South America.Tzvi Lev, 9/12/2017, 9:58 AM

‘We don’t know when we’ll return to our home’

Watch: James and Ann Williams, World Bnei Akiva emissaries in Florida, tell Arutz Sheva about leaving their home due to Hurricane Irma.Yoni Kempinski, 9/12/2017, 9:44 AM

'We will never forget the 29 victims'

Prime Minister participates at wreath-laying ceremony outside the Israeli embassy in Argentina: We must fight terror.Nitsan Keidar, 9/12/2017, 12:36 AM

Herzliya Mayor apologizes for Tefillin flap

Herzliya Mayor apologizes to Chabad Jew who was fined Friday for offering to put teffilin on passersby. 'It was a misunderstanding.'Tzvi Lev, 9/11/2017, 2:52 PM

Anti-Semitic vandals target family of NY assistant AG

'Jew' spray-painted on front door of New York State Assistant AG's parent's home in the Bronx. 'Who would do such a thing?'David Rosenberg, 9/11/2017, 12:10 PM

'The criminals must be brought to justice'

Acting WZO chairman not surprised by latest anti-Semitic attack in France, calls for perpetrators to be brought to justice.Hezki Baruch, 9/11/2017, 5:06 AM

'The State of Israel is the answer to anti-Semitism'

Social Equality Minister attends Romanian parade in memory of Elie Wiesel, speaks of Wiesel's legacy in fighting anti-Semitism.Hezki Baruch, 9/11/2017, 12:18 AM

Orthodox group to US Supreme Court: Don't end religious freedom

Agudath Israel warns Supreme Court case of baker who refused to bake for gay wedding could lead to greater loss of religious freedom.Gary Willig, 9/10/2017, 8:59 PM

Dramatic Shabbat rescue on Caribbean island

ZAKA volunteers worked desperately Shabbat to save Chabad emissary's family stranded during hurricane.Tzvi Lev, 9/10/2017, 1:12 PM

Government approves funds for Houston's Jewish community

The government approved Naftali Bennett's proposal to give $1 million to the Jewish community in Houston devastated by Hurricane Harvey.Tzvi Lev, 9/10/2017, 12:56 PM

Israeli Consul General in Virginia with a special message

Israeli Consul General in New York, Dani Dayan, heads delegation to Charlottesville.Nitsan Keidar, 9/10/2017, 4:42 AM

On the way to the Jewish community in Miami

Delegation of the Israelife Foundation leaves for Miami to help the Jewish and Israeli communities following Hurricane Irma.Uzi Baruch, 9/10/2017, 4:08 AM

MK Smotrich: 'Naming him as CEO is gross malfeasance'

The campaign to fire CEO of The Center for Jewish History for activities in anti-Zionist organizations gets boost from Israeli MK.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/10/2017, 12:41 AM

He offered to help someone put on tefillin - and was fined

Herzliya municipal supervisor forces Chabad man to close tefillin stand, pay heavy fine.Uzi Baruch, 9/8/2017, 2:45 PM

British chief rabbi calls for more inclusiveness for LGBTQ Jews

Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis tells over 100 Orthodox rabbis to be more open to LGBTQ Jews in the synagogue.JTA, 9/7/2017, 6:51 PM

Haredi children pray for Florida residents as hurricane nears

Haredi children in Jerusalem pray for Florida residents as Hurricane Irma approaches.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/7/2017, 4:34 PM

Graphic novel based on Anne Frank's diary unveiled in France

Israeli director Ari Folman unveils 1st authorized Anne Frank graphic novel.JTA, 9/7/2017, 2:51 PM

Chabad rabbis refuse to abandon posts despite hurricanes

Chabad rabbis in Houston and Florida refuse to leave communities, despite looming floods. 'A Chabad House doesn’t close its doors.'Tzvi Lev, 9/7/2017, 1:18 PM

Religious Zionist German youth movement reopens after 8 decades

German branch of World Bnei Akiva youth movement officially reopens 79 years after being shut down by Nazi regime.JTA, 9/6/2017, 9:56 PM

Herzl - Anti-Semite?

Jewish History professor addresses Zionist visionary and accusations that Theodor Herzl made anti-Semitic statements.Shimon Cohen, 9/6/2017, 8:28 PM

South African Jews sue local politician

Jewish community of South Africa files lawsuit against local politician over offensive tweets about the Holocaust.Ben Ariel, 9/6/2017, 12:05 AM

150 students from 7 colleges assist Chabad with 'Harvey' aid

A convoy of 50 trucks and cars travels to Houston to help with Chabad on Campus hurricane recovery.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/5/2017, 1:24 PM