Warsaw's Great Jewish Cemetery damaged by storm

Thousands of graves covered by fallen trees in one of Europe's largest Jewish cemeteries after devastating storm.Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 5:32 PM

Netanyahu: The Jewish people were blessed with ingenuity

Netanyahu visits Budapest synagogue with Hungarian counterpart, calls to stand against anti-Semitism and anti-Israelism.Nitsan Keidar, Thursday, 12:06 AM

Top UK Sephardi Rabbi will no longer serve as religious judge

Britain's top Sephardi Rabbi apologizes for 'inappropriate' remarks on homosexuality.Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 8:19 PM

ADL to Tillerson: Appoint anti-Semitism watchdog

The ADL called on US Secretary of State to fill the vacent position of Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 8:09 PM

Chicago Cubs’ Wrigley Field going kosher

Kosher hot dogs are coming to Wrigley Field, home of the 2016 World Series champion.JTA, Wednesday, 1:01 AM

Photos of Jewish woman comforting autistic boy on plane go viral

8-year-old autistic boy screaming on flight from Belgium to US causes tension; Rebbetzin Rachel Groner stays beside him for two hours.Mordechai Sones, Tuesday, 10:15 PM

First summer in Israel for 150 French Jews

French Jews land in Israel to begin new lives in the Jewish state in wake of anti-Semitism in France.Yoni Kempinski, Tuesday, 10:03 PM

Bringing the Rambam into the modern era

Festive event held at Steinsaltz Center marks another volume of prolific rabbi's work with publication of commentary on the Rambam.Mordechai Sones, Tuesday, 5:34 PM

Wounded IDF vets given a trip to the Hamptons

Belev Echad group gives vets 9-day tour of NYC as expression of gratitude for putting their lives on the line to protect the Jewish State.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 1:10 PM

Rabbinate clarifies: There is no 'black list'

Chief Rabbinate says private list was never meant to be any sort of blacklist.Arutz Sheva Staff, Monday, 9:21 PM

Manischewitz to close Newark plant

129-year-old kosher food manufacturer to lay off more than 150 workers, move to more 'modern facilities.'JTA, Monday, 7:52 PM

Can Diaspora Jews connect to Israel without making Aliyah?

Torah MiTzion emissaries prepare for year-long 'shlichut' abroad, teaching Judaism and building bridges between Israeli and Diaspora Jews.Hezki Baruch, Monday, 11:34 AM

'Terror victim and Zionist emissaries inspired my immigration'

Elie Schiff, who made aliyah after being inspired by terror victim Dafna Meir, shares her story.Hezki Baruch, Monday, 5:06 AM

What is the real significance of the Temple in Jerusalem?

Why do Jews mourn loss of Temple nowadays and pray for its restoration?Mordechai Sones, Sunday, 11:17 AM

Philanthropist who was Levi Strauss heir killed in plane crash

Bill Sachs Goldman, scion of a prominent family of Jewish philanthropists in San Francisco, died in a crash of his private plane.JTA, Sunday, 10:33 AM

Rabbis condemn Reform, Conservative for dividing World Jewry

Coalition for Jewish Values urges Reform and Conservative movements to 'stop dividing Jewish People'.Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 5:53 AM

As consumption rises, more companies produce kosher cheese

Here’s why some of America’s top cheese brands are now going kosher.JTA, Saturday, 9:12 PM

How a 650-year-old synagogue survived centuries of anti-Semitism

French synagogue is Europe's oldest functioning synagogue, surviving centuries persecution, genocide, and the recent wave of anti-Semitism.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 7/13/2017, 8:06 PM

Cuban Jewish leaders call on US Jews to strengthen ties

Cuban Jewish community pen letter calling for strengthening of ties with US coreligionists amid concerns over US reversal on Cuba policy.JTA, 7/13/2017, 5:41 PM

'The Chief Rabbinate cannot serve only a tiny minority'

Rabbi Yuval Cherlow says Chief Rabbinate cannot adopt only the most extreme interpretations of Jewish law, serve only a small group.Eliran Baruch, 7/13/2017, 4:59 PM

Survivors of Romanian death trains to get compensation

For first time, survivors of 'death trains,' pogrom and open ghettos in Iasi, Romania, will be eligible to receive compensation pensions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/12/2017, 9:03 PM

Jewish Moscow presents 'tefillin bank'

After 'mezuzah bank' succeeds, Moscow's Chabad presents 'tefillin banks.'Michal Levy, 7/12/2017, 8:07 AM

Chief Rabbi regrets Rabbi Yehoshua Fass blacklist inclusion

'The Chief Rabbi very much values all your endeavors, and has instructed all those involved in this matter to act accordingly.'Mordechai Sones, 7/11/2017, 9:29 PM

Jews fast, mourn on 17th Day of Tammuz

The 'Three Weeks' of gradually-increasing mourning for the Temples' destruction and Israel's exile begins today, with the fast of Tammuz 17.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/11/2017, 8:17 AM

Watch: 200 Olim arrive from France

Broadcast live from Ben Gurion Airport - watch as 200 new Olim arrive in Israel from France to joyous reception.Mordechai Sones, 7/10/2017, 5:18 PM

Chief Rabbinate’s ‘blacklist’ of American rabbis released

JTA obtains so-called 'blacklist' of 160 rabbis from around the world whose conversions are not recognized.JTA and Arutz Sheva, 7/9/2017, 6:59 PM

MK Glick: I respect the Chief Rabbinate

Likud MK says his remarks critical of position of rabbinate on Western Wall deal misrepresented as attack on Chief Rabbis.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/9/2017, 4:02 PM

France marks 70 years since historic 'Exodus' voyage to Israel

Attempt to bring Holocaust survivors to Israel in 1947 built pressure for founding of Jewish state, was memorialized by 1960 'Exodus' film.AFP, 7/9/2017, 3:42 PM

'Rift with US Jewry? Fake news!'

Chief Rabbi of Israel slams accusations that Rabbinate is responsible for break in ties with US Jewry.Yoni Kempinski, 7/9/2017, 1:52 PM

Jewish Federations leader dies of cancer

Jonathan Woocher, leading Jewish educational theorist, dies at 70.JTA, 7/8/2017, 9:11 PM

Conference of Presidents condemns UNESCO

Leaders of Conference of Presidents blast UNESCO for showing their disdain for Jewish heritage.Ben Ariel, Canada, 7/8/2017, 2:13 AM

Egypt approves plan to restore ancient Alexandria synagogue

Reports say the Egyptian government has approved a $22 million plan to restore 160-year-old Alexandria synagogue.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 7/8/2017, 1:37 AM

Parshat Balak: Bilaam Exposed

When did Bilaam turn wicked? And what were the differences between Pharaoh's three advisers?Dr. Joseph Frager‏, 7/7/2017, 10:17 AM

Netanyahu to mark 75th anniversary of roundup of French Jews

Netanyahu to visit Paris for the 75th anniversary of the Vel d'Hiv roundup.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/7/2017, 3:14 AM

Rabbi Riskin, they are brothers, not partners

Reform and Conservative leaders do not share Orthodox rabbis' goals. And even if you believe they do, the end does not justifuy the means.Rabbi Avraham Gordimer, 7/7/2017, 12:18 AM

Dutch plan to limit Kosher slaughter shelved

Dutch Jewish community, local government reach agreement to protect kosher slaughter.Yoni Kempinski, 7/7/2017, 12:07 AM

'We stem the tide of intermarriage'

Be'er Hagolah in New York gives children of immigrant Jews affordable Jewish education.Eliran Aharon, 7/6/2017, 10:24 PM

Reform and Us - cooperation or conflict?

Rabbi Riskin's remarks calling Reform movement 'partners' draws call for liberal religious Zionist soul-searching on Halakha, Reform.Mordechai Sones, 7/6/2017, 9:40 PM

200 to immigrate to Israel from France next week

This is to be the largest Aliyah flight from France and anywhere in Europe set to land in Israel this summer.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/6/2017, 11:34 AM

WATCH: Russia's chief rabbi plays the drums

Russia's Chief Rabbi Berel Lazar's son weds Berlin Chabad emissary's daughter - and Rabbi Lazar hops on stage, surprising the young couple.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/6/2017, 10:40 AM

'PA's morally bankrupt policy of paying terrorists must stop'

Conference of Presidents blasts PA chairman who said he has no intention of stopping PA's payments to jailed terrorists.Ben Ariel, 7/6/2017, 5:14 AM

YU's new counseling program celebrates completion

Joint mental health counseling program offered to Yeshiva U students celebrates graduation of its first cohort.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/6/2017, 3:05 AM

Report: Synagogue membership in UK at all time low

20,000 fewer British households are members of synagogues than 25 years ago, despite there being more synagogues.JTA, 7/5/2017, 8:27 PM

Secret meeting: British Jews--former English Defence League head

Fear and loathing grip England Jewish establishment over meeting attended by twelve private citizens. Commentary.Mordechai Sones, 7/5/2017, 2:58 PM

New DNA identified in AMIA bombing points to suicide attack

New set of DNA from victims of 1994 AMIA attack strengthens hypothesis that the attack was carried out by a suicide bomber.Ben Ariel and JTA, 7/5/2017, 4:43 AM

'Shas - the last to preach us morality'

Tzohar Chairman refers to conversion issue, responds to Minister Aryeh Deri: 'When I'm opposite corrupt Shas party, I'm fine.'Mordechai Sones, 7/4/2017, 11:13 PM

Rabbi Riskin: Reform and Conservative are part of Israel'

Religious Zionist Rabbi Shlomo Riskin says Diaspora Jewry can teach Israelis about religious pluralism.Gary Willig, 7/4/2017, 9:43 PM

200 pairs of new tefillin in honor of the Kotel liberators

The three paratroopers in the iconic Kotel picture were the impetus for a Chabad campaign funding 200 pairs of tefillin for IDF soldiers.Tal Polon, 7/4/2017, 10:23 AM

US Rabbis laud 'upholding sanctity' of Wall, conversion limits

Rabbinical Alliance lauds 'upholding the sanctity of the Western Wall area.' Coalition for Jewish Values blasts Reform for discord.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/4/2017, 6:15 AM

MK Stern: 'Revive original conversion law'

Constitution, Law and Justice Committee Chair asked to apply 'continuity law' to proposal allowing city rabbis to perform conversions.Mordechai Sones, 7/3/2017, 4:09 PM

65% of Latin American Jewish leaders fear terrorist attacks

90% OF Argentinian Jewish leaders fear Islamist terrorists will target their local communities.JTA, 7/2/2017, 6:18 PM

Netanyahu surprises Strasbourg Jewish community

Netanyahu and his wife held a surprise visit to the synagogue in Strasbourg, France, on the eve of the Sabbath.Yoni Kempinski, 7/2/2017, 5:58 AM

French politician, Holocaust survivor Simone Veil passes away

Simone Veil, former French politician and Holocaust survivor, passed away this week at the age of 89.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 6/30/2017, 9:04 PM

Moshe Rabeinu Rose and Fell Over Water

Dr. Joseph Frager‏, 6/30/2017, 3:58 PM

PM to AIPAC: I had no choice

PM Netanyahu tells AIPAC leaders at meeting over freezing of Western Wall deal that haredi parties threatened to bring down the government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/30/2017, 11:31 AM

'Israel can help Diaspora Jews fight assimilation'

Gesher CEO on visit to Britain to learn concerns and issues facing Diaspora Jewry says Israel can help strengthen Jewish identify abroad.Yoni Kempinski, 6/30/2017, 9:17 AM

'The conflict is the moral question of our time'

Watch: Eitan Schwartz of the Yachad organization explains why a political resolution to Israeli-Palestinian Arab conflict is important.Yoni Kempinski, 6/30/2017, 1:08 AM