From Auschwitz to the Western Wall

Thousands of students who participated in the 30th March of the Living come to Israel to celebrate the Jewish state's 70th Independence Day.Yoni Kempinski, Yesterday, 6:00 PM

Remembering the Jews who fought back against the Nazis

Today marks 75th anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising as well as the 70th anniversary of the founding of the State of Israel: OP EDJohnny Daniels , Yesterday, 3:51 PM

'We're sailing to Oklahoma?'

Humorous misunderstanding didn't prevent Sam Schulman from volunteering for a key role as a crew member on the historic 'Exodus' voyage.Arutz Sheva Staff, Yesterday, 2:29 PM

'One of the highlights of my life'

Norman Lamm, a chemistry student at Yeshiva College, hoped to use his science background to help the fledgling State of Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, Yesterday, 10:40 AM

Watch: Memorial ceremony in the sky

As Memorial Day starts during El Al flight from Romania to Israel, pilot decides to hold short ceremony on the plane.Arutz Sheva Staff, Yesterday, 10:08 AM

'For this I was born'

David Macarov learned how to use unorthodox methods to acquire ships that would bring Jewish refugees to pre-state Israel in 1946-7.Arutz Sheva Staff, Yesterday, 8:18 AM

New York man, 70, makes Aliyah on shared birthday with Israel

Yisrael Helprin was named for the Jewish state which was declared the same day he was born.JTA, Wednesday, 10:22 PM

Israel Independence Day greeting from President Reuven Rivlin

Israeli president sends greetings to Jewish communities and friends of Israel around the world on Israel’s 70th Independence Day.Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 8:37 PM

Israel's 70th Independence Day - Do You See The Miracle?

The Mizrachi World Movement presents the historic untold story of Israel's monumental Declaration of Independence.Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 2:43 PM

Holocaust survivor: My brothers built bunkers, we hid in sewers

Seventy-five years after the Warsaw ghetto's end, the dead live on in memory.AFP, Wednesday, 8:35 AM

Music during the Omer?

Interview with head of Machon Shilo, Rabbi David Bar-HayimMordechai Sones, Wednesday, 3:42 AM

Jewish sport clubs commemorate soccer teams shuttered by Nazis

Two Jewish sport clubs in Argentina honor their counterparts in Vienna and Warsaw, that were shuttered by the Nazis during the Holocaust.JTA, Monday, 7:41 PM

One-fifth of Bible Contest participants belong to Bnei Akiva

World Bnei Akiva students comprise one-fifth of International Bible Contest participants.Arutz Sheva Staff, Monday, 2:38 PM

Lubavitcher Rebbe's Kiddush cup to be auctioned off

'Historical item of exceptional sentimental value' expected to be sold for hundreds of thousands of shekels.Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 8:38 PM

'People need to be here and realize what went on here'

Special: Arutz Sheva speaks to survivors at March of the Living.Yoni Kempinski, Sunday, 6:09 AM

America's first all-kosher supermarket to change hands

America's first all-kosher supermarket, founded by Holocaust survivors, begins a new era.JTA, Saturday, 10:30 PM

Holocaust survivor meets long-lost friend whose family saved her

Separated by the Holocaust, old friends find each other 76 years later.JTA, Saturday, 10:12 PM

The antidote to deadly bureaucratic blindness

What will a career bureaucrat do when forced to choose between loyalty to principle and loyalty to his source of power? Commentary.Mordechai Sones, Friday, 3:38 PM

'March of the Living connects young Jews to Israel'

Greg Masel, Gen. Dir. of Keren Hayesod, says March of the Living brings young Jews closer to Israel, strengthens Jewish identity.Yoni Kempinski, Friday, 2:14 PM

Jews, make aliyah

The lesson of the Holocaust is the importance of Jewish strength, self-reliance, and above all else living in Israel.Dror Eydar, Friday, 7:31 AM

Watch: Rabbi Yisrael Meir Lau addresses March of the Living

Holocaust survivor and former Chief Rabbi of Israel says world will not let Jews forget the Holocaust.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/12/2018, 10:54 PM

'I'm sure your grandmother would be proud of you'

President Rivlin joined on March of the Living by granddaughter of Holocaust survivor murdered in Paris by Muslim neighbor.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/12/2018, 9:52 PM

Watch: March of the Living

Official March of the Living Holocaust memorial ceremony at Auschwitz begins. Attended by IDF Chief of Staff, heads of Mossad, police.Tzvi Lev, 4/12/2018, 8:32 PM

'I'm here for my grandmother'

Granddaughter of Mireille Knoll, who was murdered in Paris last month, joins March of the Living as an IDF officer.Tzvi Lev, 4/12/2018, 8:00 PM

Steven Spielberg declines offer to light Independence Day torch

Report says film legend Steven Spielberg turned down the offer to light torch at Independence Day ceremony.Tzvi Lev, JTA, 4/12/2018, 7:16 PM

'Kaddish' for dead Gazans?

Jews from left-wing group IfNotNow detained after they recite traditional prayer for Gazans killed in violent confrontation with IDF.Tzvi Lev, 4/12/2018, 2:41 PM

Watch: Holocaust survivor sings with IDF Chief Cantor

Holocaust survivor who was miraculously reunited with his family sings 'Where shall I go?' together with IDF Chief Cantor.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/12/2018, 11:25 AM

'Coming together as Jews, to remember'

Participants on March of the Living 2018 share their impressions of the moving experience with Arutz Sheva.Yoni Kempinski, 4/11/2018, 8:53 PM

Bible that Goering stole from Jew discovered

Book stolen by notorious Nazi leader from French Jew during World War II soon goes up for public auction.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/11/2018, 8:32 PM

Netanyahu warns Iran: Do not test Israel's determination

PM Netanyahu, President Rivlin address Holocaust Remembrance Day ceremony at Yad Vashem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/11/2018, 8:10 PM

Holocaust survivors' dolls brought back to life

Doll for Life Project recreated dolls lost when Holocaust survivors were taken to Nazi camps as children.Yoni Kempinski, 4/11/2018, 6:09 PM

Yad L'Achim warns of danger to Jewish People

Anti-assimilation org warns against Diaspora Ministry report claiming it possible to convert and absorb world masses connected to Judaism.Mordechai Sones, 4/11/2018, 2:41 PM

Report: Anti-Semitism mainstreamed and normalized

Pres. of the European Jewish Congress says anti-Semitism is no longer masked, has turned into the classic anti-Semitism of 100 years ago.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/11/2018, 12:10 PM

'There's no kosher meat, but the fish are great'

New (and first) Chief Rabbi of Iceland, Rabbi Avi Feldman, hopes in conversation with Arutz Sheva that circumcision law will not be passed.Gil Ronen, 4/10/2018, 8:31 PM

Fewer Jews in the world today than on eve of the Holocaust

Study finds there are still 2 million fewer Jews than there were in 1939, more than 70 years after the Holocaust.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/10/2018, 7:14 PM

Thousands visit Mossad Harav Kook's giant book fair

Annual Jewish book fair takes place this week in Jerusalem. 'We're not called the People of the Book for nothing.'Eliran Aharon, 4/10/2018, 3:02 PM

After long struggle, Australian immigrant enlists at age 28

Felipe Rodriguez demonstrated outside army offices, demanding ability to enlist despite his age. Before Passover he joined Border Police.Ido Ben Porat, 4/10/2018, 1:24 PM

A Jew - just for the Bible quiz?

Ethiopian contestant in annual quiz forced to deposit financial guarantee to ensure he won't remain in Israel after the competition.Benny Tocker, 4/10/2018, 9:27 AM

Mayim Bialik won't light torch for Israel’s Independence Day

Actress invited to participate in state event for Independence Day forced to back out due to scheduling conflict.JTA, 4/10/2018, 8:07 AM

Watch: Are Jews really funny?

Arutz Sheva visits the new exhibition on Jewish humor at Beit Hatfutsot, the Museum of the Jewish People.Yoni Kempinski, 4/9/2018, 3:13 AM

'We have not forgotten our brethren in the Diaspora'

In preparation for Israel's 70th anniversary, 70 Israeli leaders and intellectuals will leave for 70 Jewish communities around the world.Hezki Baruch, 4/8/2018, 8:05 PM

Watch: Rabbi Yitzchak Ginsburgh's monthly class in English

Hour-long class in English followed by fascinating question-and-answer session.Mordechai Sones, 4/8/2018, 6:32 PM

Mimouna celebrations throughout Israel

PM, Ministers, MKs attend celebrations of North African Jewish festival which follows Passover. Celebrations also held in Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/7/2018, 11:32 PM

This Holocaust survivor fought in Israel's War of Independence

Israel at 70: Holocaust survivor recalls his journey to Israel and his experiences fighting in Israel’s War of Independence.JTA, 4/5/2018, 12:11 PM

Bnei Akiva to set up branches for haredim?

Conference decides to work for Sabbath-keeping businesses, protected Internet legislation, settlements, and to connect with haredi public.Mordechai Sones, 4/4/2018, 1:33 PM

3,000 guests attend Passover seder in central Moscow

Seders held in all 36 Chabad Houses scattered throughout Moscow, in all yeshivas and public institutions, even in Moscow's Butyrka prison.Mordechai Sones, 4/4/2018, 11:06 AM

Hundreds celebrate Pesach at Rabbi Kook's house

Hundreds visit Rabbi Kook's house in Jerusalem, participate in ceremony to greet one's rabbi on holiday, Jerusalem Rabbi Aryeh Stern.Hezki Baruch, 4/3/2018, 3:43 PM

'What happened to Spain's Jews?'

Over 100 million people descended from forcibly converted Spanish Jews, says Reconectar organization, 1 in 4 US Latinos has Jewish ancestry.David Rosenberg, 4/3/2018, 7:28 AM

PM offers condolences to son of murdered Holocaust survivor

Netanyahu calls son of 85-year-old Holocaust survivor stabbed and burned in her Paris home. 'The people and State of Israel are with you.'JTA, 4/2/2018, 4:08 PM

'Tens of millions want to return to Judaism'

Rabbi Haim Amsalem discusses reports some 60 million people worldwide connected to Judaism or Israel. 'It scares the State of Israel.'Hezki Baruch, 4/1/2018, 10:22 PM

Passover: Rejecting foreign philosophies

Interview with head of Machon Shilo, Rabbi David Bar-HayimMordechai Sones, 4/1/2018, 2:58 PM

Putin wishes Russian Jews a happy Passover

'I congratulate you wholeheartedly on the Passover holiday. The blessed Jewish community's contributions help everyone.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/1/2018, 2:52 PM

Rebbe Nachman's view on corporal punishment

Historic letter notes opinion of Rabbi Nachman of Breslov regarding hitting children and concern for their safety.Mordechai Sones, 4/1/2018, 2:20 PM

Social media companies ignoring Israel's warnings 'unacceptable'

Arutz Sheva speaks to Wiesenthal Center Director Abraham Cooper who is monitoring improvements and failures in combating anti-Semitism.Yoni Kempinski, 4/1/2018, 1:58 PM

Hasidic school officials plead guilty to embezzling millions

Two senior officials at Brooklyn hasidic school plead guilty to reporting falsely to obtain millions for school.Tzvi Lev, 4/1/2018, 8:50 AM

Rivlin sends condolences to family of murdered French woman

Rivlin sends letter to family of Mireille Knoll, says anti-Semitic attacks throughout Europe are worrying.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/30/2018, 7:20 PM

Kosher supermarkets hate cleaning for Passover as much as you do

How much time and money do supermarkets spend preparing for Passover?JTA, 3/30/2018, 2:53 PM