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20 orphan weddings in 20 days

The Kupat Ha'Ir charity organization is making 20 weddings, for 20 orphans, in 20 days, Yesterday, 9:18 PM

Russian Jews posthumously honor Elie Wiesel

Jewish organization working in the former Soviet Union inaugurates exhibition in Moscow on the life of Nobel laureate Elie Wiesel.JTA, Yesterday, 5:40 AM

Italian Jews to aid areas hit by earthquake

Italy’s umbrella Jewish organization and the Rome Jewish community set up a blood donation center to aid victims of the deadly earthquake.Arutz Sheva Staff and JTA, Yesterday, 5:13 AM

Support Talmud Torah 'Bein Hazmanim'

"Rav Chaim's Personal Request -- Support Talmud Torah For Youth On the Fringe and He Will Daven For You"Arutz Sheva Staff, Wedensday, 10:02 PM

'The Zionist Idea was mistaken at its root'

Israeli attorney Gilad Paz, an open supporter of BDS, has sought political asylum in Canada due to his anti-Israel views.Tal Polon, Wedensday, 10:39 AM

Anti-BDS group distances itself from poster campaign

Jewish group founded by Sheldon Adelson to fight BDS regrets funding a poster campaign that targeted pro-Palestinian student activists.JTA, Wedensday, 5:55 AM

Esther Jungreis, Orthodox Jewish outreach pioneer, dies

Esther Jungreis, a pioneer in the Jewish outreach movement and founder of the organization Hineni, dies at 80.JTA and Arutz Sheva staff, Wedensday, 4:34 AM

Jewish groups mobilize in Baton Rouge to aid flood victims

Baton Rouge's small Jewish community focusing on helping flood victims.Ben Sales, Wedensday, 1:48 AM

How Paris public schools became no-go zones for Jews

Young French and Belgian Jews are being brought up in a far more insular fashion than previous generations.Cnaan Liphshiz, Wedensday, 1:45 AM

Jewish boxer has second bar mitzvah on Masada

Grandson of Holocaust survivor 'brought people to tears' with second bar mitzvah on historic Israeli site.JTA, Tuseday, 9:40 PM

Matisyahu makes surprise visit at Jewish summer camp

Internationally-acclaimed Jewish reggae star drops in a Bnei Akiva summer camp in Pennsylvanian for a once-in-a-lifetime surprise concert.Yoni Kempinski, Tuseday, 5:50 PM

How United Hatzalah responds to a mass casualty incident

The United Hatzalah EMS psychotrauma unit responded to two major incidents over the course of 72 hours.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuseday, 4:40 PM

Venezuelan Jewish umbrella slams anti-Semitic magazine cover

Venezuela's umbrella Jewish organization slams weekly magazine with cover blaming "rabbis" and "Israelites" for an illegal money exchange.JTA, Tuseday, 3:25 AM

Organization distributes bookbags to needy children

As the school year draws nigh, not everyone can afford to replace a ripped bookbag or buy new pencils. Enter Project Illuminate.Arutz Sheva Staff, Monday, 8:58 PM

30 attend stranger's funeral in New York

Galvanized by a Facebook post, 30 people showed up for a funeral where only the rabbi and the funeral director were expected.Rachel Kaplan, Monday, 4:56 PM

ADL praises Twitter for shutting down accounts promoting terror

Anti-Defamation League welcomes Twitter's move to suspend more than 300,000 accounts that promoted terrorism.Arutz Sheva Staff, Monday, 5:45 AM

Federations open fund drive for Louisiana flood victims

North America's Jewish federations seeking donations to assist in providing relief to victims of flooding in southern Louisiana.JTA, Monday, 5:24 AM

Macedonia's tiny Jewish community, JDC help flood victims

Members of the tiny Jewish community of Macedonia distribute aid packages to victims of deadly floods.JTA, Monday, 5:10 AM

Peru's president conducts Israel Philharmonic Orchestra

President of Peru, whose father was a Jewish refugee, conducts Israel's Philharmonic Orchestra at a concert in Lima.JTA, Monday, 4:27 AM

Is Trump's proposal to keep out anti-Semites practical?

How extreme does vetting need to be to keep anti-Semites from entering the United States, and is Donald Trump’s plan worth the effort?Ron Kampeas, Monday, 2:17 AM

'Dutch Jewish community is unsustainable'

Dutch Jewish leaders claim the future of Jewish life in the Netherlands is grim.JTA and Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 6:44 PM

American Zionist honors Netanyahu - with a grove of trees

Prime Minister Netanyahu received an unusual expression of appreciation: a plaque that a grove of 1,000 trees had been donated in his honor.Baruch Gordon, Sunday, 1:26 PM

Vaetchanan - Moshe Rabeinu's Love of Zion

"There is no greater love of Zion than that of Moshe Rabeinu."Dr. Joseph Frager, Friday, 10:31 AM

A new yeshiva - in southern Tel Aviv

"Everyone who joins the neighborhood, changes the situation" - Rabbi Ahiad Ettinger works to bring fellowship back to southern Tel AvivRachel Kaplan, Friday, 9:03 AM

Tim Kaine visits Touro Synagogue, takes shot at Donald Trump

Democratic vice presidential candidate visits historic Touro Synagogue in Newport, Rhode Island.JTA, Friday, 5:09 AM

Clinton campaign attacks Breitbart News as 'anti-Semitic'

Clinton’s campaign describes Breitbart News as anti-Semitic in attacking Trump for hiring the news site’s CEO to run his campaign.JTA, Friday, 4:05 AM

Pro-Palestinian group denies collecting data on US students

Students for Justice in Palestine denies Israeli report that it collected information on Jewish students on campuses in North America.JTA, Friday, 2:28 AM

Natalie Portman had to learn to talk like an Israeli

“She needed superpowers to do this all together...if Natalie had stayed in Israel another year, she would have sounded like a sabra.”JTA, 8/18/2016, 10:36 PM

'Shockingly graphic' anti-Semitic imagery in Venezuelan journal

Popular weekly journal in Venezuela accuses 'citizens of Israelite origin' of currency exchange violations, includes anti-Semitic cover.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/18/2016, 11:40 AM

European Jewish Culture Day to have 35 countries participating

Thirty years after its initiation, the European Day of Jewish Culture will have a record number of countries participating.JTA, 8/18/2016, 5:11 AM

Pete Hegseth in Jerusalem - in pictures

Photos: Dinner in honor of Pete Hegseth, Check out the pictures of Peter's visit in Israel and the dinner in his honor.Arutz Sheva, 8/17/2016, 5:51 PM

3 roles that could define Clinton's relations with the Jews

Examining what Clinton says and does, and how she makes policy, helps make clear her relationship to Israel and to Jewish Americans.Ron Kampeas, 8/17/2016, 12:47 AM

Millions will go to Jewish outreach on campuses worldwide

'For the first time, Israel understands that it is the State of all Jews the world over.'Ido ben Porat, 8/16/2016, 10:54 AM

Polish president pens passionate eulogy for Holocaust survivor

Polish president Andrzej Duda publishes long statement eulogizing a Holocaust survivor who escaped the Sobibor death camp.JTA, 8/16/2016, 5:43 AM

Veteran actor Fyvush Finkel dies at 93

Fyvush Finkel, an Emmy Award-winning actor who began his career performing in the Yiddish theater, has died at 93.JTA, 8/16/2016, 5:31 AM

A changing Crown Heights marks 25 years since Brooklyn 'pogrom'

Much has changed in Crown Heights since the accidental death of a black boy touched off three days of rioting.Debra Nussbaum Cohen, 8/16/2016, 3:07 AM

Amid rising tensions in Ukraine, Jews seeking to move to Israel

IFCJ has received 1,700 new inquiries the past month from Ukraine Jews about making aliyah, expects demand to grow if strife continuesArutz Sheva Staff, 8/15/2016, 10:29 PM

World Zionist Organization reaches out down under

Former MK Dov Lipman visits Australia to teach Israel supporters to combat BDS with a more 'nuanced' approach.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/15/2016, 5:04 PM

Iraqi intellectuals decry destruction of Jewish statesman's home

Iraqi intellectuals decry the demolition of a historical building in Baghdad that once housed a Jewish finance minister as a "catastrophe".JTA, 8/15/2016, 6:22 AM

Jewish woman sues county for pulling job offer over Shabbat

Orthodox Jewish woman sues Dallas County for allegedly rescinding a job offer over her Shabbat observance.JTA, 8/15/2016, 4:10 AM

ADL expresses solidarity with NY Muslims following imam's murder

Anti-Defamation League expresses solidarity with New York's Muslim community in the wake of the murder of an imam and his assistant.JTA, 8/15/2016, 3:42 AM

ADL blasts teacher who won Iran Holocaust cartoon contest

Anti-Defamation League condemns Belgian former teacher whose caricature comparing Israel and the Nazis won a prize in Iran.Ben Ariel, 8/15/2016, 1:16 AM

'A nation without a past is a nation without a future'

The Rabbi of Tel Aviv explains the significance of Tisha B'Av, Israel's 'national day of mourning,' taking place today.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/14/2016, 5:57 PM

What is the Third Temple worth?

Rabbi Uriel Genzel spoke with Arutz Sheva of the future Temple as a function of peace. 'It's not just a physical redemption.'Rachel Kaplan, 8/14/2016, 2:24 PM

Tisha B'Av: Mourning the destruction of Jerusalem's Holy Temples

The solemn fast of the 9th of Av is the day of mourning for the loss of the Temples, but also a day of anticipating Redemption.Rochel Sylvetsky, 8/14/2016, 10:15 AM

Parshat Devarim - Seeing Is Believing

Of Begin and Biluim: The value of true sight, as revealed by the Torah.Dr. Joseph Frager, 8/12/2016, 1:02 PM

Lone soldier Michael Levin's legacy - ten years later

A decade after lone soldier Michael Levin fell in the Second Lebanon War, his parents visit his grave site - along with others he inspired.Tal Polon, 8/12/2016, 11:26 AM

Watch: A survivor's forgiveness

How a Holocaust survivor reacted when he met his best friend - who was responsible for the deaths of his wife and child.Rachel Kaplan, 8/12/2016, 8:59 AM

Nate Ebner eliminated from Olympic medal contention

Nate Ebner, the Jewish NFL player competing for the U.S. Olympic men’s rugby team, comes up short in Rio.JTA, 8/12/2016, 5:34 AM

Attacks outside 2 NY rabbis' homes seen as 'coordinated'

Incendiary devices detonated in front of the homes of two rabbis in suburban New York's Rockland County.JTA, 8/12/2016, 5:06 AM

Aly Raisman wins silver medal in Olympic gymnastics all-around

Aly Raisman wins Olympic silver medal in the women’s gymnastics all-around in Rio de Janeiro.JTA, 8/12/2016, 3:07 AM

3 baseball books from some veteran Jewish observers of the game

Two journalists and the mayor of baseball’s mythical home village of Cooperstown provide their takes about the sport.Hillel Kuttler, 8/12/2016, 12:59 AM

Hidabrut outreach organization to host Tisha B'av marathon

Lecture marathon on Hidabrut website to include talks from Chief Rabbis of Israel & other popular speakers, in English, Hebrew, and French.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/11/2016, 10:38 AM

Vandals scrawl 'Jew' next to image of rats in DC art display

Vandals repeatedly scrawl the word “Jew” next to images of rats appearing on an outdoor art display in Washington, D.C.JTA, 8/11/2016, 6:16 AM

Raisman helps power US women's gymnastics team to Olympic gold

United States women’s gymnastics team wins the Olympic gold medal in Rio.JTA, 8/11/2016, 4:30 AM

Jewish gymnast Aly Raisman captains Team USA to Olympic gold

US women's gymnastics team captained by Raisman dominates team finals, winning gold by huge margin.Shai Landesman, 8/10/2016, 7:09 AM

Jewish Labour member says he'll resign if Corbyn is re-elected

Parry Mitchell, Jewish member of Britain's House of Lords, says he'll resign if Jeremy Corbyn is re-elected Labour Party leader.Ben Ariel, 8/10/2016, 5:46 AM