Haredi woman judge saves flight passenger

Rachel Freier, known as first Haredi judge appointed in United States, used paramedic skills during flight from Budapest to Frankfurt.Mordechai Sones, Yesterday, 9:13 PM

Queens Borough President is a supporter of Israel

Melinda Katz is in a tight race with Socialist Democrat Tiffany Caban, we must express our support. Opinion.Dr. Joseph Frager‏, Monday, 10:23 AM

Buenos Aires to host 2023 Pan American Maccabi games

Argentina's capital city to host 15th Pan American Maccabi Games in 2023, following this year's July games in Mexico City.JTA, Monday, 7:05 AM

Limmud leaders from the Americas meet in Mexico City

Leaders of international Jewish learning program from across North and South America meet for learning, leadership retreat in Mexico.Marcy Oster/JTA, Sunday, 5:45 PM

Digging through the charred wreckage of the Carlebach moshav

'We are a people who will come out of the fire stronger than we went into it,' says moshav resident Zelda Burkey. 'We're gonna rebuild.'Sam Sokol, JTA, Sunday, 9:02 AM

Breaking with tradition, Israeli Chabad yeshivas ban summer jobs

Chabad yeshivas in Israel ban their students from working in summer camps.Arutz Sheva Staff, Saturday, 11:15 PM

'You cannot sustain freedom on the basis of hostility and hate'

Former UK Chief Rabbi argued that a society that tolerates anti-Semitism or any form of hate has forfeited all moral credibility.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, Friday, 10:26 PM

Freed African-American inmate visits Lubavitcher Rebbe's grave

Matthew Charles, the first person released under Trump's First Step Act thanks the Rebbe for advocating prison reform over 40 years ago.Sara Rubenstein, Friday, 10:20 AM

Help expand the world of Torah in the city of our forefathers

Yeshivat Shavei Hevronis looking for donors to help expand, build plaza in memory of murdered student near the Cave of the Patriarchs.Yoni Kempinski, Thursday, 8:51 PM

WJC horrified by anti-Semitic attack in Paris

World Jewish Congress expresses horror and concern after 79-year-old woman hit in the head with metal ball near Paris synagogue.Ben Ariel, Thursday, 12:08 AM

Bringing Shaked into the Likud 'most logical, appropriate step'

Jewish leaders meet with Ayelet Shaked in NY to discuss future of Israel's Right.Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 4:33 PM

'Every synagogue, every JCC needs guards'

'Anti-Zionism is pure hatred of Jews,' says US envoy, declaring BDS movement anti-Semitic and warning of 'danger to future US Jewry.'Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 3:06 PM

Israeli media personalities look to share message with US Jews

Sivan Rahav Meir and Yedidya Meir 'excited' to be World Mizrachi’s new emissaries in North America.Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 12:23 PM

'He took care of thousands and thousands during his lifetime'

Grandson of Rabbi Aryeh Levin, 'Father of the prisoners', sketches figure of grandfather on 50th anniversary of his passing.Hezki Baruch, 6/18/2019, 7:42 PM

317-year-old Italian Jewish wedding document found - by accident

What does ketubah from 1702 reveal about history of Jewish wedding practices?Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/18/2019, 3:10 PM

New charity to provide kosher food to American Jews in need

Orthodox Union opens Kosher Food Lifeline to provide low-cost or free kosher food to Jews in need around the country.Marcy Oster, JTA, 6/17/2019, 2:45 PM

Pennsylvania man arrested following mysterious blaze in Brooklyn

Man suspected of arson attack targeting Brooklyn rabbi arrested after fire leaves 13 injured, including 6-week-old baby.Marcy Oster, JTA, 6/16/2019, 10:59 PM

Was Brooklyn fire an arson attack on local rabbi?

13 injured, 1 critically, as fire destroys three buildings in predominantly Jewish neighborhood in Brooklyn, with signs of possible arson.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/14/2019, 3:15 PM

Chabad honors Alan Dershowitz at 770

Famed defense attorney Alan Dershowitz honored at 770 with Torah scroll written in his name, following aid in Shalom Rubashkin case.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/14/2019, 1:01 PM

Roman Abramovich gives record $5 million to combat anti-Semitism

Russian-Jewish billionaire Roman Abramovich donates $5 million to the Jewish Agency, the largest donation ever for combating anti-Semitism.Marcy Oster, JTA, 6/14/2019, 7:43 AM

Officials alarmed by anti-Semitic assaults in Argentina

Argentinian and international Jewish organizations demand action following recent violent anti-Semitic attacks.Ben Ariel and JTA, 6/13/2019, 5:20 AM

'My main mission - the Jewish world'

Dani Dayan talks about his goals as an Israeli emissary in the largest Diaspora Jewish community. 'We have millions of brothers overseas.'Yoni Kempinski, 6/12/2019, 4:57 PM

Jewish musician who published over 150 volumes dies at 86

Velvel Pasternak, who worked to preserve Jewish musical heritage, dies at 86.Marcy Oster, JTA, 6/12/2019, 3:05 PM

Founder of Germany's World Bnei Akiva passes away

WBA General Director: Eliyos Paz was 'smart, sharp, stubborn, and a first-class doer.'Ido Ben Porat, 6/11/2019, 5:10 PM

Watch: Cherna Moskowitz joins women's firearm course in Beit El

Philanthropist supportive of Judea and Samaria, nationalist projects joins participants in shooting, martial arts courses that she founded.Yoni Kempinski, 6/11/2019, 3:14 PM

Rabbi attacked in northeast Argentina

Rabbi Shlomo Tawil of local Chabad-Lubavitch attacked Sunday night by three men in city center; attack stopped by passersby.JTA, 6/10/2019, 6:35 PM

Opinion: It's time for Religious Zionist women to lead the way

More religious women taking up national leadership roles. Last week's Moskowitz Prize proves this is no fluke but a natural, welcome trend.Adi Arbel, 6/10/2019, 1:14 PM

Shabbat Shalom and Chag Sameach!

Arutz Sheva news updates will be back on Sunday night, with the conclusion of the festival of Shavuot.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/8/2019, 2:34 AM

Jewish wedding at synagogue ruins is first in 1,500 years

Site of Europe's second-oldest synagogue hosts first Jewish wedding in over 1,500 years.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/7/2019, 2:54 PM

The daily Sefira insight - Day #49

Educator and musician Rabbi Shlomo Katz presents a daily glimpse into the ideas and insights behind the counting of the Omer.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/7/2019, 12:02 PM

Israeli rabbis’ Shavuot learning program goes global

Hundreds of learning sessions to take place in dozens of locations throughout Israel, as well as in India, Sweden and Greece.Marcy Oster, JTA, 6/6/2019, 6:57 PM

Tzohar annual Shavuot learning programs go global

Hundreds of learning sessions organized by Tzohar to take place across Israel and beyond.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/6/2019, 2:02 PM

Time for a Torah emoji, but which one will it be?

It’s time for a Torah emoji, and this organization is working to make it happen.Marcy Oster, JTA, 6/5/2019, 7:53 AM

Watch: Fmr. Gov. Scott Walker speaks ahead of trip to Israel

Martin Oliner, president of the Religious Zionists of America, spoke with former Wisconsin Governor at Israel Day Concert in Central Park.Eliran Aharon, 6/5/2019, 3:04 AM

Shavuot: What's so special about the Torah?

Rabbi Yitzchak Botton provides a deeper understanding of the greatness of the giving of the Torah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/4/2019, 10:47 PM

Tens of thousands mark Day of Liberation and Rescue

Throughout world were rallies of prayer and thanksgiving to commemorate surrender of Nazis and rescue of remnant Jews of Europe.Yoni Kempinski, 6/4/2019, 8:23 PM

Watch: Moskowitz Prize For Zionism 2019

Yehudit Katsover, Nadia Matar, Prof. Moshe Kopel, Dr. Aliza Bloch receive Oz Zion Prize for work in various fields on behalf of Zionism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/4/2019, 7:45 PM

Mother of the 'Zionist Admor' passes away

Rebbetzin Zipporah Friedman, the mother of Rabbi Hosea Friedman Ben-Shalom, the leader of Pașhkan Hasidism, passes away at age of 93.Yehonatan Gottleib, 6/4/2019, 6:16 PM

Martin Oliner: What Trump did was 'unimaginable', wonderful

President of Religious Zionists of America thanks G-d and President Trump for 'unimaginable' miracles.Eliran Aharon, 6/4/2019, 12:10 PM

'Still fighting every day for every meter of the Old City'

Ateret Cohanim chair describes struggles for Jewish revival in Old City amid rioters, funds working to oppose, and lack of government aid.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/3/2019, 7:09 PM

Last known survivor of Sobibor Nazi death camp dies

Semion Rosenfeld, last known survivor of Nazi death camp Sobibor, dies at age 96.AFP, 6/3/2019, 3:22 PM

OTS Amiel BaKehila Program marks 50th mission to Diaspora

OTS Amiel BaKehila Program marks end of pilot year with 50th mission to the Diaspora; 150% expansion planned for coming year.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/3/2019, 2:15 PM

Poway Rabbi: Ateret Cohanim deserves our support every day

Rabbi Yisrael Goldstein of Chabad of Poway says his congregation suffered one day of terror, Ateret Cohanim works every day for Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/3/2019, 10:07 AM

Live: Celebrate Israel Parade 2019

Watch the Celebrate Israel Parade live from New York City on Arutz Sheva.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/2/2019, 6:58 PM

Fulds visit home in Old City of J'lem named after Ari

Family of late terror victim Ari Fuld visits home in Muslim Quarter named after him. The home was obtained by Ateret Cohanim.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/2/2019, 1:52 PM

Watch: Thousands at Western Wall for Jerusalem Day

Western Wall plaza full for morning prayers as thousands celebrate 52 years since Jerusalem's liberation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/2/2019, 9:39 AM

Watch: Jerusalem Day prayers at Mercaz Harav

Hundreds participate in prayers celebrating 52 years since Jerusalem's liberation at flagship religious Zionist yeshiva in the cityHezki Baruch, 6/2/2019, 7:41 AM

The daily Sefira insight - Day #43

Educator and musician Rabbi Shlomo Katz presents a daily glimpse into the ideas and insights behind the counting of the Omer.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/1/2019, 9:10 PM

‘Reform Rabbi’: The Ultimate Oxymoron

Rabbi Yoel Schonfeld, 5/31/2019, 4:23 PM

The daily Sefira insight - Day #42

Educator and musician Rabbi Shlomo Katz presents a daily glimpse into the ideas and insights behind the counting of the Omer.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/31/2019, 2:05 PM

'Terrorist was shooting at me as kids played nearby'

Rabbi Yisroel Goldstein, the rabbi injured in a terrorist attack in San Diego last month, gives a moving speech at a gala event in New York.Sara Rubenstein, 5/31/2019, 11:36 AM

Watch: Rachel's first visit to the Western Wall

Rachel Yakubov visited Israel as part of Taglit-Birthright Israel. She describes the experience as "amazing".Eliran Aharon, 5/30/2019, 6:45 AM

Prayer for Jerusalem in communities worldwide

This upcoming Shabbat, communities around the world will mark 'Jerusalem Day' by reciting a special prayer written by leading rabbis.Yoni Kempinski, 5/30/2019, 4:44 AM

First 'Jewish Guide to U.S. Politics' launched

First-of-its-kind platform highlights voting record and public positions on issues important to the Jewish community.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/30/2019, 3:11 AM

Couple weds during Tzfat 'One Flame' concert

An all-star cast of baalei teshuva musical artists led the One Flame concert in Tzfat, shortly after a chuppah was held there.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/29/2019, 4:44 PM

One of Manhattan's last Judaica shops is closing

Manhattan is losing one of its last Judaica stores. J. Levine, which has been in business for 130 years, will soon be closing.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 5/29/2019, 7:28 AM

Amudim helps abuse victims combat deadly silence

International organization fights community tendency to sweep societal ill under carpet.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/28/2019, 6:46 PM