Jump at the Israel Opportunity (Ha'azinu 2020)

Jump at the Israel Opportunity (Ha'azinu 2020)

In this 3-min. video, Baruch Gordon answers the question, "If Moshe didn't merit to enter the Land of Israel, why should we?"Sharona Cohen, Friday, 10:47 AM
Jewish parents in NY urged not to test their children for COVID

Jewish parents in NY urged not to test their children for COVID

Messages circulating in social media groups urge parents of children at Jewish schools in NYC not to have their kids tested for coronavirus.Shira Hanau, JTA, Friday, 8:20 AM
Boston’s 118-year-old Jewish Advocate ceases publication

Boston’s 118-year-old Jewish Advocate ceases publication

Newspaper founded by Theodor Herzl folds due to coronavirus pandemic, loss of revenue.Marcy Oster/JTA, Wednesday, 10:51 PM
Live: Chief Rabbis lead 'slichot' at Tomb of Patriarchs

Live: Chief Rabbis lead 'slichot' at Tomb of Patriarchs

This year, the gathering will be limited and live streamed so that people will be able to take part at home.Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 10:13 PM
Rav Chaim’s Erev YK Ritual May Surprise You

Rav Chaim’s Erev YK Ritual May Surprise You

The sound of the shofar, and glitter and glamour of holiday meals and fancy clothing have faded, leaving in their place a stark reality.Sponsored Content, Wednesday, 8:16 PM
Jewish Agency: Send us prayers to be placed in the Western Wall

Jewish Agency: Send us prayers to be placed in the Western Wall

The Jewish Agency is gathering prayers of Jews from Israel and around the world and placing them among the stones of the Western Wall.Arutz Sheva, Wednesday, 4:28 PM
Indian kickboxing champ moving to Israel

Indian kickboxing champ moving to Israel

Obed Hrangchal, 26, a man from the Bnei Menashe who has won national medals in India in several martial arts, moves to Israel.Marcy Oster/JTA, Tuesday, 10:00 PM
Mother Of 12 Just Lost Her Husband

Mother Of 12 Just Lost Her Husband

Until a few weeks ago, Mrs Schiff had a happy life before COVID-19 struck. Then her in-laws died, followed shortly by her husband.Sponsored Content, Tuesday, 3:40 PM
'It's a new world' says head of Bahrain's Jewish community

'It's a new world' says head of Bahrain's Jewish community

"The King of Bahrain realized the only way forward is by giving. There are going to be lots of new ideas, and it's going to be great."Yoni Kempinski, Tuesday, 2:35 PM
Jewish leaders welcome new US sanctions on Iran

Jewish leaders welcome new US sanctions on Iran

Conference of Presidents welcomes US announcement of arms embargo on Iran.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 6:45 AM
Watch: How to prepare the 'Common Challah'?

Watch: How to prepare the 'Common Challah'?

The 'Our Common Destiny' project presents a special video for Rosh Hashanah - baking a Challah as a metaphor for Jewish people worldwide.Arutz Sheva Staff, Monday, 11:42 AM
Inspiring the world from Jerusalem in an era of quarantine

Inspiring the world from Jerusalem in an era of quarantine

2nd Torah Yerushalayim Experience: Amidst the uncertainty, OU Israel is offering 41 inspirational sessions from 48 world renown speakers.In cooperation with OU Israel, Monday, 10:34 AM
Shana Tova from Arutz Sheva!

Shana Tova from Arutz Sheva!

Wishing a happy New Year to all our readers. News coverage ends this evening for two days, resumes Sunday evening.Arutz Sheva, 9/19/2020, 1:07 AM
Rabbi Avraham Ohayon passes away

Rabbi Avraham Ohayon passes away

Former Neve Dekalim rosh yeshiva and rabbi of the community of Nitzan passes away on eve of Rosh Hashanah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/18/2020, 1:00 PM
2 US Senators write to Polish President protesting anti-Semitism

2 US Senators write to Polish President protesting anti-Semitism

Anti-Semitic tropes were highly visible during Poland's 2020 presidential campaign.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 9/18/2020, 8:44 AM
Export of kosher meat from Poland can continue - for now

Export of kosher meat from Poland can continue - for now

The ban was initially part of a new "animal welfare" bill.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 9/18/2020, 8:40 AM
Rosh Hashanah on the Danube? This year in Hungary

Rosh Hashanah on the Danube? This year in Hungary

After the Hungarian government banned all worship in traditional houses of prayer, Hungary's Jews came up with alternative arrangements.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 9/18/2020, 8:28 AM
Armani Hotel Dubai to host first Kosher restaurant in the UAE

Armani Hotel Dubai to host first Kosher restaurant in the UAE

Armani Hotel Dubai to add new upscale kosher dining experience to the world’s tallest building.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/18/2020, 6:08 AM
Watch: Shanah Tova from around the world

Watch: Shanah Tova from around the world

Diaspora Affairs Minister Omer Yankelevich releases video with Rosh Hashanah grettings from children in a myriad of languages.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/17/2020, 8:37 PM
Watch: Netanyahu's special holiday message to Jews worldwide

Watch: Netanyahu's special holiday message to Jews worldwide

Israeli Prime Minister touts new peace treaties with Bahrain and UAE in special holiday message to Jews around the world.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/17/2020, 7:35 PM
Final group aliyah flight of Jewish year 5780 arrives

Final group aliyah flight of Jewish year 5780 arrives

Ahead of Rosh Hashanah, new immigrants touch down at Ben Gurion Airport marking the last cohort for the Jewish Year.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/17/2020, 2:59 PM
Watch: Hundreds of Breslov Jews stuck on Ukraine-Belarus border

Watch: Hundreds of Breslov Jews stuck on Ukraine-Belarus border

Hundreds of Breslov Hassidim being blocked from entering Ukraine by armed guards.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/16/2020, 6:38 PM
Rabbis, actors and philanthropists: Genesis Prize nominees

Rabbis, actors and philanthropists: Genesis Prize nominees

Short list of nominees for the 2021 Genesis Prize released.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/16/2020, 5:19 PM
Prayer by 13th-century scholar unearthed

Prayer by 13th-century scholar unearthed

Recently-unearthed prayer by Nachmanides is translated into English for the first time.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/16/2020, 3:29 PM
Over $20 million allocated to support Jewish university life

Over $20 million allocated to support Jewish university life

Mosaic United joins together with campus partners to take its global campus initiative into its fifth consecutive year.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/16/2020, 3:10 PM
NY yeshiva closes after 13 students infected with coronavirus

NY yeshiva closes after 13 students infected with coronavirus

Yeshiva in Queens, New York shut down after more than a dozen students test positive for the coronavirus.Shira Hanau, JTA, 9/16/2020, 8:04 AM
Bnei Akiva emissaries leave for Italy, Sweden, Germany, Norway

Bnei Akiva emissaries leave for Italy, Sweden, Germany, Norway

Emissaries to work within communities, in schools, youth movement to strengthen connection to community, strengthen connection with Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/15/2020, 7:43 PM
Channeling our inner Rabbi Amnon

Channeling our inner Rabbi Amnon

While we uttered 'who by plague' our entire lives on Rosh Hashana, we can say almost none of us truly understood the meaning of those words.Zvi Gluck, 9/15/2020, 5:16 PM
Jewish leaders celebrate signing of Israel's peace agreements

Jewish leaders celebrate signing of Israel's peace agreements

Leaders of Conference of Presidents will be participating in Tuesday's historic ceremonies at the White House.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/15/2020, 5:43 AM
'Better to pray outside'

'Better to pray outside'

'Infection rates are at their highest, spending lengthy amounts of time in synagogues may present a risk,' organization says.Hezki Baruch, 9/14/2020, 11:51 AM
Watch: Slichot at the Kotel amid coronavirus

Watch: Slichot at the Kotel amid coronavirus

Pre-Rosh Hashanah Slichot prayers held at Western Wall using "capsules" layout.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/13/2020, 5:29 AM
Watch: Slichot at Beit El Yeshiva

Watch: Slichot at Beit El Yeshiva

Dozens of people divided into capsules participated in Slichot at Beit El Yeshiva, led by Rabbi Zalman Baruch Melamed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/13/2020, 4:05 AM
'Winds of change across the Middle East'

'Winds of change across the Middle East'

World Jewish Congress welcomes announced normalization between Israel and the Kingdom of Bahrain.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/12/2020, 8:44 PM
'A historic moment we never expected to see in our lifetime'

'A historic moment we never expected to see in our lifetime'

Head of Jewish community in Bahrain praises agreement to normalize ties between Israel and Bahrain.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 9/12/2020, 1:04 AM
Playing an Active Role in History (Nitzavim 2020)

Playing an Active Role in History (Nitzavim 2020)

In this 3-min. video, Baruch Gordon looks to understand the principle of mutual responsibility and the Land of Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/10/2020, 3:23 PM
Yakir Yerushalyim ceremony awards Jerusalem’s all-star citizens

Yakir Yerushalyim ceremony awards Jerusalem’s all-star citizens

Kalman Samuels, founder of Shalva, recognized for life’s work benefiting thousands of children with disabilities and their families.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/10/2020, 10:47 AM
A Torah giant's student just got married. But there's bad news

A Torah giant's student just got married. But there's bad news

Not everyone has the privilege of mastering the Talmud in one's lifetime. Avraham Moshe Yavrov has already done that at age 23.sponsored content, 9/10/2020, 9:32 AM
Netanyahu, actress Mayim Bialik speak at Rabbi Steinsaltz event

Netanyahu, actress Mayim Bialik speak at Rabbi Steinsaltz event

Event pays tribute to renowned Torah scholar Rabbi Adin Even-Israel Steinsaltz a month after his passing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/9/2020, 4:41 PM
Virtual Jewish day school suspended due to low enrollment

Virtual Jewish day school suspended due to low enrollment

Online Jewish day school founded during coronavirus pandemic suspends operations after only 10 children enroll.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 9/9/2020, 9:52 AM
New hope for Breslov chassidim? Israeli police head to Uman

New hope for Breslov chassidim? Israeli police head to Uman

Israeli government sources say the delegation is flying out at the request of Ukrainian authorities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/9/2020, 8:23 AM
New initiative will lower price of Jewish teen trips to Israel

New initiative will lower price of Jewish teen trips to Israel

Jewish Education Project to subsidize teen trips to Israel after receiving $20 million gift from The Marcus Foundation.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 9/9/2020, 7:32 AM
Last year brought harsh decrees. What will the New Year bring?

Last year brought harsh decrees. What will the New Year bring?

That is why a rare promise by leading Rabbis, who are careful with their words, is making headlines.Sponsored Content, 9/8/2020, 2:54 PM
Breslov Hasidim look to increase pilgrims allowed in Uman

Breslov Hasidim look to increase pilgrims allowed in Uman

Despite deadlock with the Ukrainian govt regarding plan to allow Rosh Hashannah pilgrimage, coming days will see additional negotiations.Michal Levy, 9/8/2020, 1:38 PM
Rare disease causes boy to lose weight when he eats

Rare disease causes boy to lose weight when he eats

Avraham Tawill is a husband and father of 5. He had a happy family until unexpected tragedy struck 2 years ago. Now, they need your help.Sponsored Content, 9/7/2020, 3:48 PM
In honor of Chai Elul: Live with Rabbi Ginsburgh

In honor of Chai Elul: Live with Rabbi Ginsburgh

Rabbi Ginsburgh delivers a special class in English in honor of the birthdays of the two luminaries, the Ba'al Shem Tov and Alter Rebbe.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/7/2020, 11:57 AM
Olelim - The nutritional safety net for hungry children

Olelim - The nutritional safety net for hungry children

With tens of thousands of children lacking food security, Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky calls on public to support nutritional safety net for kids.Sponsored Content, 9/7/2020, 11:52 AM
Avraham trusted the wrong person and then this happened

Avraham trusted the wrong person and then this happened

Eight years ago, everything changed when a “friend” he trusted stole his money and left him in heavy debts. Overnight, he was impoverished.Sponsored Content, 9/3/2020, 11:28 PM
Families who gave to charitable causes share touching stories

Families who gave to charitable causes share touching stories

The biggest rabbis of our generation gathered to discuss the urgency to help the poor & stricken as a result of the pandemic.Sponsored Content, 9/3/2020, 6:50 PM
Coming full circle

Coming full circle

Kibbutz Lavi agreed to do restoration work on German synagogue, not realizing their own members are descendants of the synagogue’s rabbi.Sharon Gelbach, 9/3/2020, 2:30 PM
ADL, Jewish Council of the Emirates explore new partnership

ADL, Jewish Council of the Emirates explore new partnership

Anti-Defamation League to cooperate with Jewish Council of the Emirates following historic Abraham Accord between Israel and the UAE.Nitsan Keidar, 9/3/2020, 4:29 AM
AJC to open office in the United Arab Emirates

AJC to open office in the United Arab Emirates

Move comes in the wake of the historic agreement to establish full diplomatic relations between the UAE and Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/3/2020, 12:41 AM
 28 Of The World’s Biggest Rabbis Gathered For Major Event

28 Of The World’s Biggest Rabbis Gathered For Major Event

They met to form an official Jewish court to issue a powerful decree on behalf of the Jewish People.Sponsored Content, 9/2/2020, 10:00 PM
Global figures to mark month since Rabbi Steinsaltz’s passing

Global figures to mark month since Rabbi Steinsaltz’s passing

PM Netanyahu and actress Mayim Bialik to join religious and political leaders from around the world to pay tribute to Rabbi Steinsaltz.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/2/2020, 8:22 PM
First emissaries to Dubai Jewish community

First emissaries to Dubai Jewish community

World Zionist Organization to send its first ever emissaries to the Jewish community of an Arab nation in wake of Israel-UAE peace deal.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/2/2020, 7:07 PM
The Annual Great Tefilla Conference Moves Online

The Annual Great Tefilla Conference Moves Online

“The Jewish People Just Won’t Pass Up the Opportunity to Spiritually Prepare for the New Year”Sponsored Content, 9/2/2020, 11:52 AM
JFNA launches $54 million Human Services Relief Fund

JFNA launches $54 million Human Services Relief Fund

JFNA announces creation of campaign to support Jewish communities affected by the coronavirus pandemic.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/2/2020, 3:50 AM
Praying in a pandemic

Praying in a pandemic

The COVID19 pandemic has done is drastically changed the relationship many have with prayers, the closure of synagogues and prayer groups.In collaboration with Koren, 9/1/2020, 12:07 PM