Watch: Jewish wedding in Dnipropetrovsk

Wedding of Yehiel Piekarsky with daughter of Rabbi Moshe Weber, director of 'Kollel Torah,' takes place at Ukraine 'Menorah' Jewish center.Uzi Baruch, Thursday, 10:15 AM

Rabbis urge cancelling Tzohar rabbis' ordination

Group of prominent rabbis try and fail to arrange cooperation between Tzohar rabbis and the Chief Rabbinate.Ido Ben Porat, Wednesday, 3:16 PM

Bennett proposes world Jewish singles' gathering

Education Minister devises new way to combat intermarriage.Mordechai Sones, Wednesday, 1:30 PM

'Judges who abrogate agunah's marriage unworthy of being rabbis'

Rabbi Silman: 'Anyone doing such a thing must know he moves to a different camp. As far as we're concerned, he can't be rabbi and Dayan.'Mordechai Sones, Wednesday, 11:58 AM

Putting on tefillin at the Kotel is women's empowerment?

Chabad emissary Rebbetzin Esther Piekarski discusses the Rebbe, his relationship to Israel and his thoughts about women's empowerment.Eliran Aharon, Wednesday, 10:40 AM

Surfing according to Jewish law

Former IDF officer opens 'Surfing with a Kippah,' a surfing club for the religious public. 'Everything is done according to halakha.'Benny Tocker, Tuesday, 9:11 AM

Court annuls get-refuser's marriage

Court rules woman's status like that of never-married single woman. Leading rabbis in field approve verdict.Mordechai Sones, Monday, 4:47 PM

Torah scrolls from Syrian synagogue go missing

Jewish artifacts, including ancient Torah scrolls from synagogue in Damascus have gone missing amid the tumult of the ongoing civil war.Ben Ariel, Monday, 5:09 AM

Shabbat dilemma on El Al flight

El Al plane forced to deal with unplanned dilemma of keeping the Sabbath versus aiding passengers. What did it do?Uzi Baruch, Sunday, 9:29 AM

Diaspora restaurants seek Tzohar kashrut certification

Tzohar distributes booklets in synagogues throughout Israel on how to keep kosher while vacationing abroad.Ido Ben Porat, 6/15/2018, 1:45 PM

92-year-old Holocaust survivor fulfills lifelong dream

Nearly 71 years to the day after immigrating to US from post-war Europe, Jack Nasielski joins his children and grandchildren in Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/15/2018, 1:16 AM

Study: Younger Jews not less religious than their elders

Study finds younger Jews are just as religious as older Jews - and Israel is the least religious country in the Middle East.Guy Cohen, 6/14/2018, 6:41 PM

'I wanted to feel that I am a part of the Israeli people'

New Jersey native who became a lone soldier founds organization to help former lone soldiers readjust to civilian life.Eliran Aharon, 6/14/2018, 5:20 PM

Prayer expedition to help childless couples

Prayer expedition with rabbis' participation held at graves of righteous in Ukraine for barren couples.Mordechai Sones, 6/14/2018, 12:43 PM

Bnei Menashe: Meeting in the Land of Israel

225 members of the Bnei Menashe community make aliyah this week.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/13/2018, 4:25 PM

New Samaria synagogue is a 'dream come true' for Dutch Jews

Replica of Dutch synagogue destroyed in WWII opens near Jerusalem.JTA, 6/13/2018, 2:42 PM

Bennett: Future of US Jewry keeps me up at night

Education Minister says apathy, assimilation in the Diaspora worry him more than Iran. We are all one family.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/12/2018, 8:52 PM

Don't forget to tell your children they're seeing a miracle

1980's Washington held three world friction points kickoff arenas for WWIII: Israel/Arabs, India/Pakistan, North/South Korea. CommentaryMordechai Sones, 6/12/2018, 3:19 PM

Baruch Dayan Ha'emet: David Ezra, 29

Young wife, newborn baby struggling after 29-year-old father dies suddenly of cancer.Sponsored Content, 6/11/2018, 7:11 PM

Orthodox Jewish Trump confidant visits Chatam Sofer's tomb

Paul Packer, tapped by president to head overseas heritage preservation commission, visits burial place of Rabbi Moses Sofer.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/11/2018, 2:52 PM

'For heaven's sake, recognize the Jewish State'

PM says Israel has offered a Palestinian State, but peace has remained far off because of refusal to accept Jewish State.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/10/2018, 9:45 PM

Court says NY congregation owns America's oldest synagogue

Court upholds previous ruling giving Touro Synogague to New York's Shearith Israel. Touro Synagogue says it will turn to Supreme Court.Tzvi Lev, JTA, 6/10/2018, 5:13 PM

Couple celebrates 71st wedding anniversary by making Aliyah

Chicago natives, ages 93 and 91, immigrate to Israel this past Wednesday 'We finally decided to make Israel our permanent home.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/10/2018, 2:26 PM

Poll shows deep divide between Israeli, American Jews

Twin polls of Israeli, US Jews uncover divides on range of issues - with an especially stark one on perceptions of President Trump.JTA, 6/10/2018, 10:57 AM

Esty & Eli: A Happy Ending … Or Is It?

Esty was 10 years old when diagnosed with metabolic disease. One repercussion her family did not see coming was its effect on shidduchim.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/10/2018, 9:02 AM

How day schools are making Jewish learning fun

Judaic studies teachers are making text-based learning come alive with simple yet unique games.JTA, 6/9/2018, 11:09 PM

Breaking the Silence, New Israel Fund demonize fund in Australia

'After losing its legitimacy in Israel, Breaking the Silence and has moved on to inciting world Jewry against the IDF.'Gary Willig, 6/8/2018, 11:19 AM

Orphans treated to bat mitzvah celebration in Jerusalem

Colel Chabad holds gala bat mitzvah event for 36 orphaned girls.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/8/2018, 9:49 AM

New project aims to study the Latin American Jewish experience

Brandeis University initiative looks to tell oft-overlooked story of Jews of Latin America.Josefin Dolstein, JTA, 6/7/2018, 8:45 PM

Connecting young Jews in Diaspora with Israel

Marriage of Israeli-American woman to European football player illustrates need to strengthen Jewish identity in Israel, says Lavi Olami.Raphael Levy, 6/7/2018, 3:41 PM

The Divine Train

A band of Israeli personages is trying to run in the opposite direction of the train. Ultimately, they will have no choice but to sober up.Yaakov "Ketzaleh" Katz, 6/7/2018, 9:15 AM

Ilana Kurshan wins $100,000 Jewish Literature Sami Rohr Prize

American immigrant to Israel wins Jewish literature prize for memoir highlighting effect of Talmud study on her life.JTA, 6/6/2018, 8:13 AM

'Making the desert bloom'

Rabbi Shlomi Tabib, wife Racheli and five children live in Taipei for seven years. They talk about challenge in role they took on.Hezki Baruch - Taipei, 6/5/2018, 10:52 PM

'Stop Hamas once and for all'

World Jewish Congress Director calls on Jewish leaders from all over Europe to take action against Hamas.Nitsan Keidar, 6/5/2018, 6:40 PM

Lucy's bat mitzvah present

Lucy, 12, just celebrated her bat mitzvah in London. But her real joy is from another extraordinary event that happened this week in J'lem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/5/2018, 11:00 AM

Order from chaos: Incendiary kite's moral lesson

'Incendiary kites remind us of where we came from - a reality of chaos; and we are designed to reflect G-d, bringing order into chaos.'Moshe Hisdai, 6/4/2018, 8:59 PM

Canadian rabbi talks Jewish identity with Technion students

Founder of 'Dirshu' global Jewish education group meets with Israeli college students, discusses Jewish identity.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/4/2018, 8:58 AM

'There is a lot to celebrate'

Watch: Legendary Hassidic singer Avraham Fried congratulates Israel at Israel Day Concert in Manhattan.Eliran Aharon, New York, 6/4/2018, 4:53 AM

Proposal would strip Chief Rabbinate of control over conversion

Why the plan for new conversion authority has haredi, religious-Zionist, Reform, and Conservative leaders up in arms.JTA, 6/3/2018, 9:27 PM

Chabad in the sights of the Israel Women's Network

IWN protests against Chabad event with gender segregation at Rabin Square in Tel Aviv.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/3/2018, 8:24 PM

Pray late? Pay up, says rabbi

Rabbi Mutzafi asked about person who prays after 'time of prayer' and before midday, Rabbi replies he should fine himself 250 shekels.Mordechai Sones, 6/3/2018, 7:26 PM

Watch: Rabbi Yitzchak Ginsburgh's monthly class in English

Hour-long class in English followed by fascinating question-and-answer session; viewers may participate.Mordechai Sones, 6/3/2018, 6:32 PM

Father of 11 battling cancer

A cancer patient struggling to beat cancer has two children planning weddings who need your help.Sponsored Content, 6/3/2018, 3:00 PM

MKs visit Lubavitcher Rebbe's grave

Knesset delegation visits grave of Chabad leader who sent emissaries to keep Judaism alive around the world.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/31/2018, 7:42 PM

Watch: Likud minister prays at Lubavitcher Rebbe's gravesite

Miri Regev visits Lubavitcher Rebbe's gravesite, prays for residents of southern Israel and for IDF soldiers and commanders.Hezki Baruch, 5/31/2018, 3:00 PM

Watch: The melody that swept the Hasidim

Rebbe dances at grandson's wedding for more than hour to melody he composed day earlier and captivated thousands of Hasidim.Mordechai Sones, 5/31/2018, 2:23 PM

Lipa Schmeltzer and family survive home fire

Fire breaks out in singer's home as result of an exploding phone charger; 'I was saved by a miracle'.Mordechai Sones, 5/31/2018, 1:06 PM

Rio drug raid yields deadly arsenal — and a Jewish holy book

Haftara scroll found with over 1,000 bullets to be given to local Jewish community.JTA, 5/30/2018, 2:43 PM

An Israeli flag - made from 100,000 cookies

Will Atlanta's Jewish community manage to break Pakistan's world record?Shimon Cohen, 5/30/2018, 11:38 AM

Builder of Bet El, Philanthropist Jean Gluck Passes

Diaspora Jewish leader Jean Gluck passes. She and husband led thousands to support Jewish presence and institutions in Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/27/2018, 9:49 PM

Chief Rabbi of Samaria rushed to hospital after heart attack

Rabbi Elyakim Levanon, Chief Rabbi of Samaria hospitalized after suffering heart attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/27/2018, 8:09 PM

NY hedge fund manager pleads guilty in massive fraud scandal

Hedge fund manager Murray Huberfeld pleads guilty in massive bribery scandal that reached all the way to NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio.Tzvi Lev, 5/27/2018, 4:58 PM

16-year-old lived on her own, worked at grocery store

Abandoned by her parents when she was just a baby, Suri was raised by orphanages and foster families. Now, at age 20, she's getting married.Sponsored Content, 5/27/2018, 3:24 PM

Russian billionaire to immigrate to Israel?

Roman Abramovich seeks to immigrate to Israel, reports say.JTA, 5/26/2018, 11:51 PM

Who killed a Polish Holocaust hero?

Family of Holocaust survivor Josef Kopf family may be close to finding out who killed him after the war was over.JTA, 5/26/2018, 10:02 PM

Jean Gluck, wife of philanthropist Eugen Gluck Passes

Jeanie and Eugen Gluck have worked tirelessly over decades for the building of the Land of Israel in general and of Bet El in particular.Gil Ronen, 5/25/2018, 6:00 PM

Girl supporting family with wages from store

Devorah Avraham was in her 9th month of pregnancy when she was diagnosed with cancer. She passed away 1 week after giving birth, 5/24/2018, 7:57 PM