Here’s how Jewish groups are planning for the next Pittsburgh

Jewish institutions and law enforcement officials train for how to respond to car-ramming and shooting attacks on multiple targets.Ron Kampeas, JTA, Yesterday, 2:54 PM

First Time Since Holocaust: Passover Seder in the Warsaw Ghetto

76 years after Warsaw Ghetto uprising, hundreds of Jews gather in ghetto to hold Passover Seder.Arutz Sheva Staff, Yesterday, 10:54 AM

Israeli ambassador praises Trump at White House reception

Ambassador Ron Dermer speaks at White House reception for Jewish leaders, praises Trump administration and its Israel policy.Ben Ariel, Yesterday, 3:31 AM

White House meeting 'defined by narrow political calculation'

Jewish Democratic Council of America reacts to some Jewish groups being excluded from White House meeting with administration officials.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 11:40 PM

FIDF breaks records

More than half-billion shekels raised to benefit IDF soldiers by American Friends of the IDF (FIDF) in 2018.Yoni Kempinski, Tuesday, 8:26 PM

Rabbi Yoshiahu Pinto appointed Morocco's chief rabbinical judge

Head of the 'Shuva Israel' institutions appointed Morocco rabbinical court head after one hundred years in which the post remained vacant.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 10:48 AM

Main suspect in attack on Argentina's chief rabbi arrested

Leader of the gang responsible for home invasion, brutal assault on chief rabbi of Argentina arrested in Buenos Aires.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 8:32 AM

Ex-Peace Now leader condemns Beresheet project

Former Peace Now Secretary General Yariv Oppenheimer says attempted moon-landing has no scientific purpose, all about 'ego.'Gary Willig, Monday, 9:52 PM

Is Korban Pesach obligatory today?

Interview with Machon Shilo head Rabbi David Bar-Hayim.Mordechai Sones, Monday, 6:12 PM

In pictures: Baking Matzah with Rabbi Melamed

Rabbi Zalman Melamed leads group baking Matzah in preparation for the Passover holiday in Beit El.Refael Levi, Sunday, 2:59 PM

Honoring Rabbi Steinsaltz: 30 yrs since first USSR yeshiva opens

Exhibition launched in Moscow honoring Israel Prize laureate Rabbi Adin Steinsaltz, marking 30 yrs since opening of first USSR yeshiva.Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 8:51 AM

2 tons of matzah shipped from Israel to Poland Jewish community

Shavei Israel group sends 2 tons of matzah to provide for Poland's small Jewish community during the upcoming Passover holiday.Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 7:30 AM

US Democratic lawmakers warn Netanyahu against sovereignty

Four US Democratic lawmakers warn against sovereignty over Judea and Samaria, stress importance of two-state solution.Elad Benari, Canada, Friday, 9:14 PM

The Kitniyot Calculus

Pre-Passover interview with Machon Shilo head Rabbi David Bar-Hayim.Mordechai Sones, 4/10/2019, 3:42 PM

Satmar Rebbe's ban on voting in Israel to be auctioned

1952 letter by Rabbi Yoel Teitelbaum banning participation in Israeli elections and accusing Zionists of being worse than idolaters revealedArutz Sheva Staff, 4/9/2019, 9:45 PM

'Lessening diplomatic connections does not resolve problems'

Conference of Presidents protests South Africa’s move to downgrade its embassy in Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/9/2019, 5:26 AM

Anti-Semitic attack on Buenos Aires synagogue

Man attacks worshipers at Argentina synagogue during Shabbat services with sharp object, throws stones at congregants.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/7/2019, 10:40 AM

TODAY: Free Live Online Elections Info Session

On April 7, Bet El Institutions will host a free live election info session, explaining the multiparty system, party platforms, and analysisSharona Eshet-Kohen, 4/7/2019, 8:00 AM

Firebomb thrown at synagogue in Turkey

Man throws firebomb at Beth Israel Synagogue in Izmir. No damage caused to the synagogue.Elad Benari, 4/5/2019, 5:10 AM

First Chief Rabbi of Honduras will be its only religious Jew

Rabbi Aaron Lankry of Monsey will be filling the postion of chief rabbi.Sara Rubenstein, 4/4/2019, 9:41 PM

Jewish communities help Warsaw's Jews rediscover faith

Jewish Agency launches unique partnership between Jewish communities in America, Israel, Poland.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/3/2019, 2:16 PM

San Diego Jewish Academy breaks world record for sandwich-making

Jewish school makes 868 sandwiches in 180 seconds, waits for Guinness approval.Marcy Oster, JTA, 4/3/2019, 10:00 AM

The Honduran diplomat found the 'Afikoman'

Ahead of Passover, Israel branch of the World Jewish Congress hosts model seder for foreign ambassadors.Nitsan Keidar, 4/3/2019, 2:39 AM

Women's prayer on Mount of Olives

Thursday, April 4th women and girls will gather to pray on Mount of Olives with leaders and rabbis to beseech Creator for redemption.Mordechai Sones, 4/3/2019, 12:12 AM

Zichron Menachem founders receive Israel Prize

Chaim and Miri Ehrental, who founded an organization to help pediatric cancer patients and their families, named Israel Prize winners.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/2/2019, 1:49 PM

Swastikas found spray-painted on sidewalk in Brooklyn

Police investigating after swastikas were found spray-painted on sidewalk in neighborhood of Greenpoint.Ben Ariel, 4/2/2019, 6:00 AM

Einstein letter calling for Jewish solidarity sells for $134,000

1939 letter by Albert Einstein calling for Jewish solidarity auctioned off for over $134,000.Tom Tugend, JTA, 4/1/2019, 7:47 AM

Salute in New York to network of Young Israel synagogues

Thousands saluted the Young Israel network of synagogues at the National Council of Young Israel Gala in New York City.Eliran Aharon, 4/1/2019, 4:36 AM

Jewish comedian gets top votes in Ukrainian election

Exit polls show Volodymyr Zelensky with 30.4 percent of the vote in the first round of Ukraine’s presidential election.Ben Ariel, 4/1/2019, 12:08 AM

Jewish woman in Thailand rescued after falling into 10-foot pit

Police checked the security cameras and found the last room the woman was in - the pool room.Sara Rubenstein, 3/31/2019, 9:35 PM

Remembering Rabbi Menachem Froman

Friends, familiarly, and colleagues from different religions laud memory of former Tekoa Chief Rabbi for work on interfaith dialogue.Hezki Baruch, 3/31/2019, 12:10 PM

Even pigs have positive qualities

Rabbi Aryeh Leibowitz from Yeshivat Sha'alvim on what we can learn from how Torah discusses pigs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/29/2019, 10:32 AM

Joe Mermelstein - A Retrospective

The juxtaposition of Joe Mermelstein’s third yahrzeit and the Israeli election is providential.Dr. Joseph Frager , 3/29/2019, 6:14 AM

First summer camp for forcibly converted Jews opens in Brazil

Brazilian rabbi opens summer camp for descendants of Jews forced to convert to Christianity in Portugal and Spain.Cnaan Lipshitz, JTA, 3/28/2019, 10:24 PM

Poll: Just 3% of Israelis back Women of the Wall movement

Poll by Reform movement shows just 3% of Israelis support goals of Women of the Wall, 7% support recognition of non-Orthodox Judaism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/28/2019, 7:34 PM

Why does G-d have so many names?

If G-d is one, why does he have so many different names? Rabbi Yitzchak Botton explains in his book 'The Power of a Whisper.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/27/2019, 8:28 PM

AIPAC youth: 'Extremely important' for US to fund Iron Dome

Arutz Sheva speaks with AIPAC youth about anti-Semitism, Israel's security, and their future plans.Yoni Kempinski, 3/27/2019, 2:18 PM

Jewish commerce chamber lauds Trump’s Golan recognition

Orthodox Jewish Chamber of Commerce praises Trump’s signature of declaration recognizing Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/27/2019, 6:22 AM

New Zealand mosque leader blames Mossad for attacks

New Zealand's Jewish community outraged after local mosque leader says Mossad is behind attack on two mosques in Christchurch.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/27/2019, 6:07 AM

Arizona police investigating hate symbols at local synagogue

Police investigating after what appears to be swastikas found painted at Chabad of Flagstaff.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/27/2019, 4:55 AM

Detroit measles outbreak traced to Israeli carrier

18 cases of measles reported in Jewish community after Israeli visits several Jewish schools, synagogues, and kosher stores this month.Stacy Gittleman/JTA, 3/26/2019, 9:46 PM

Argentina Chief Rabbi makes first public appearance since attack

Rabbi Gabriel Davidovich meets Jewish Agency head Yitzhak Herzog in first public appearance since he was beaten in his home last month.JTA, 3/26/2019, 6:32 PM

Schumer: You can be pro-Israel and completely American

Senate Minority Leader speaks at AIPAC Policy Conference, stresses Israel's right to defend itself against terrorism.Elad Benari, 3/26/2019, 1:15 AM

Pompeo at AIPAC: Anti-Zionism IS anti-Semitism

Secretary of State: The US stands with the Jewish people and Israel in their fight against the world's oldest form of bigotry.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/26/2019, 12:14 AM

'Israel has no better ally in the world than the US'

Acting Foreign Minister at AIPAC Conference: When Israel is strong, AIPAC is strong. When AIPAC is strong, Israel is even stronger.Ben Ariel, 3/25/2019, 3:11 AM

House Majority Leader takes jab at Rep. Omar

House Majority Leader Rep. Steny Hoyer at AIPAC conference: When someone accuses American supporters of dual loyalty, I say: accuse me.Elad Benari, 3/25/2019, 1:08 AM

Iran: Who stole Torah scrolls from Tehran's Jewish ghetto?

Three antique Torah scrolls stolen from centuries-old synagogue in the heart of Tehran's Jewish ghetto.Karmel Melamed, 3/24/2019, 8:04 PM

POTUS Recognized Israel’s Rights to the Golan. What’s Next‏?

So what’s next? No one knows for sure but permit me to speculate.Dr. Joseph Frager, 3/24/2019, 3:55 AM

Jewish, pro-Israel groups laud Trump announcement on Golan

Jewish and pro-Israel groups hail Trump for saying US should recognize Israel’s sovereignty over the Golan Heights.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/22/2019, 5:07 AM

This couple aims to photograph every living Holocaust survivor

US couple works to provide financial support for Holocaust survivors in need, photograph every living survivor.Lior Zaltzman, JTA, 3/21/2019, 3:23 PM

Pittsburgh synagogue raises money for New Zealand victims

Tree of Life Synagogue, targeted by shooting attack in October, raises more than $40,000 for victims of mosque massacres in Christchurch.Ben Ariel, 3/21/2019, 4:35 AM

Orthodox Jewish Chamber of Commerce honors minority women

During Women's History Month, Orthodox Jewish Chamber of Commerce salutes women who take risks to pursue their passions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/20/2019, 11:55 PM

Jewish soldier serving overseas pulls Purim prank on family

Soldier serving in Afghanistan surprises family by showing up at Jewish day school Purim party.Marcy Oster/JTA, 3/20/2019, 8:21 PM

The Jewish people celebrate Purim in Israel!

Purim is the last of the holidays written in the Tanach and is considered a holiday of salvation and redemption for generations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/20/2019, 8:01 PM

Rabbi Z.Y. Kook On Rabbi Meir Kahane in the Knesset

Interview with the head of Machon Shilo, Rabbi David Bar-Hayim.Mordechai Sones, 3/19/2019, 7:07 PM

Estonia's Jews concerned over far-right in government

Estonia's Jewish community voices concern over unprecedented move to include far-right party in the country's next government.Ben Ariel, 3/19/2019, 5:12 AM

The victims of yesterday's terror attack

Who were the two Israelis killed in Sunday's attacks, with a third seriously wounded?Sivan Rahav Meir, 3/18/2019, 12:46 PM