Vilnius gets first yeshiva since World War II

Lithuanian capital, once one of the most prominent centers of religious Jewish study that was later destroyed by the Nazis, gets new yeshivaCnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 9/23/2019, 2:55 PM

Museum to display shofar from Auschwitz

NYC's Museum of Jewish Heritage reveals never-seen shofar from Auschwitz as part of exhibition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/23/2019, 12:24 PM

Cousins separated during Holocaust reunited 75 years later

Emma Phippen's grandfather dropped a bombshell on his family 11 years ago when he told them he's a Jewish Holocaust survivor.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/22/2019, 10:11 PM

TUESDAY: Free Live Online Post Elections Analysis/Q&A

On Tuesday a live online event will be held analyzing the election results and how it will affect the next government coalition.Sharona Cohen, 9/22/2019, 6:40 PM

Flying to Uman? Don't forget travel insurance

Foreign Ministry provides safety tips to those who plan on being in Uman for Rosh Hashanah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/22/2019, 2:12 PM

Oldest Austrian Holocaust survivor dies at 106

Marko Feingold, who survived Auschwitz, dies in Salzburg after lung infection.Arutz Sheva North America Staff and AFP, 9/21/2019, 12:50 AM

Jewish Theological Seminary Chancellor Arnold Eisen to step down

Head of Conservative movement's flagship seminary, JTS, announces he will step down at the end of academic year.Marcy Oster, JTA, 9/20/2019, 10:41 AM

Chief Rabbi Lau sends urgent appeal to Italian Prime Minister

Rabbi Dovid Lau implores Italian PM to stop the demolition of the ancient cemetery in Mantova, where many great Torah scholars are buried.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/19/2019, 10:26 PM

Child of Mumbai attack victims celebrates Hanachat Tefilin

Moshe Holtzberg, who parents were murdered in 2008 terror attack on Mumbai Chad House, puts on tefilin for the first time.Marcy Oster/JTA, 9/19/2019, 3:16 PM

Praying for an end to antisemitism

Dirshu to hold a worldwide Day of Jewish Unity to pray for an end to antisemitism. "Prayer the call to action."Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/19/2019, 5:55 AM

UK Labour party to discuss anti-Semitism...on Shabbat

British Labour party under fire for scheduling a discussion on the anti-Semitism in the party on Shabbat.Ben Ariel, 9/19/2019, 5:38 AM

Incredible success on Day 1 of Amudim’s lifesaving fundraiser

Halfway through, Amudim continues march to $4 Million.Zvi Gluck, 9/18/2019, 10:52 PM

Soccer player turned rabbi: The story of Snir Gueta

Once a promising soccer player, Rabbi Snir Gueta now teaches Torah to prominent soccer players. Why should Israelis play only on weekdays?Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/18/2019, 2:20 PM

From New York to the polls and back

Zerach and Rachel Greenfeld buy round-trip ticket from NY just to vote in Israeli elections. "So that the kids know what's important."Shimon Cohen, 9/17/2019, 1:07 PM

Swastikas found in Rockland County

Governor Andrew Cuomo orders investigation after swastikas found carved at Starbucks location in Nyack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/17/2019, 12:29 AM

Mayor: Jerusalem will be tech capital of Israel

Moshe Lion, mayor of Jerusalem, promises: 'Anyone who visits today will see a different city.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/16/2019, 10:35 AM

Minnesota synagogue fire doesn't appear to be a hate crime

Police in Duluth, Minnesota, say fire at historic Adas Israel Congregation doesn't appear to be a hate crime but investigation ongoing.Elad Benari, 9/16/2019, 3:00 AM

The hidden powers behind idol worship

Rabbi Yitzchak Botton explains the mystical origins of idol worship in the world.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/15/2019, 10:29 AM

Suspect arrested in fire in Minnesota synagogue

Police arrest 36-year-old in connection with fire that destroyed 119-year-old synagogue in Duluth, Minnesota.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/15/2019, 5:58 AM

Yale launches Holocaust survivors podcast

New podcast series launches with testimony of Martin Schiller, who survived Buchenwald and Theresienstadt.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 9/14/2019, 8:09 PM

Seminar for young rabbis focuses on aiding victims of abuse

Conference of European Rabbis stages seminar for young rabbis on how to improve community work.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/13/2019, 2:45 PM

Shoshana Judelman on parshat Ki Teitzei

Through the mitzvah of remembering Amalek, we remember not to doubt ourselves.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/13/2019, 11:40 AM

'Free Palestine' spray-painted on California synagogue

Baba Sale Congregation in Fairfax defaced with anti-Semitic graffiti.Ben Ariel, 9/12/2019, 4:10 AM

Sivan Rahav Meir's weekly lesson - Parashat Ki Tetzei

Watch the weekly lesson which was broadcast live, in English, from Yeshiva University, courtesy of World Mizrahi.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/12/2019, 12:25 AM

New evidence recovered in Minnesota synagogue fire

Authorities in Minnesota say they have recovered “new evidence” in fire that destroyed historic synagogue.Ben Ariel, 9/11/2019, 6:40 AM

Rabbi with ALS makes cross-country trip for son’s bar mitzvah

Rabbi with Lou Gehrig's disease and unable to move travels from California to Brooklyn for his son's bar mitzvah.Marcy Oster/JTA, 9/10/2019, 10:03 PM

Body of Jewish victim of California boat fire brought for burial

Chabad, Agudath Israel intervene to bring body of Jewish woman back to New Jersey for burial after 34 killed in boat fire.Marcy Oster/JTA, 9/9/2019, 7:34 PM

Making aliyah for singles, young couples from Western countries

As parents age, new challenges arise.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/8/2019, 3:20 PM

E-Newsletter Reveals Precisely How The Messiah Will Come

Recently launched parsha e-list reaches thousands. Check out a sneak-peek of the content, exclusively shared with Arutz Sheva readers!Sharona Cohen, 9/6/2019, 6:14 PM

Dedication of first Torah scroll in Slovakia since Holocaust

The once-flourishing Jewish community in Slovakia of about 136,000 Jews has dwindled to a mere 2,600 Jews.Sara Rubenstein, 9/6/2019, 2:49 PM

Montreal taxi driver charged following assault of Jewish man

Former taxi driver charged after assault of a Jewish man on July 28.Ben Ariel, 9/6/2019, 5:07 AM

Chabad opens its first center in Rwanda

Chabad of Central Africa opens up branch in Rwanda to serve Jewish humanitarian workers and businesspeople.Marcy Oster, JTA, 9/4/2019, 7:14 AM

NYC measles outbreak declared over

New York health officials say measles outbreak which primarily affected Orthodox communities over incubation periods end without new cases.Marcy Oster/JTA, 9/3/2019, 5:54 PM

Former UK chief rabbi: Every Jew has a home in Israel

Rabbi Sacks: Amid enemies, Jews also have "very good friends." "Campaign against anti-Semitism in any country should be led by non-Jews.”Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/3/2019, 2:15 PM

Rabbi of Har Etzion Yeshiva passes away

Rabbi Binyamin Tabory, who taught at the Har Etzion Yeshiva since 1978, passes away.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/3/2019, 12:31 AM

Maimonides’ ‘Mishneh Torah’ translated into Russian

Rambam's 14-volume compendious of Jewish law translated into Russian for the first time.Cnaan Lipshitz/JTA, 9/2/2019, 6:01 PM

'They are violating the religious rights of Belgian Jews'

Belgium's Chief Rabbi tells Arutz Sheva about the fight against law prohibiting kosher slaughter in two of the country's three provinces.Nitsan Keidar, 9/2/2019, 5:40 AM

Wounded Poway rabbi gets lifelike prosthetic

Rabbi Yisroel Goldstein, who lost his finger in the shooting attack on the Chabad of Poway, receives lifelike prosthetic finger.Arutz Sheva Staff and JTA, 9/2/2019, 3:13 AM

Remembering true family leaders - an example for us all

Yaakov Katz, Founder of Bet El institutions, parts from his friends and supporters Eugen and Jean Gluck who passed away one year apartYoni Kempinski, 9/1/2019, 3:39 PM

Rosh Chodesh Elul: Be Here Now

How do we enter the awesomeness of this auspicious month of Elul? Insights from Rabbi Shlomo Katz.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/1/2019, 2:30 PM

Eugen Gluck, of blessed memory - A righteous giant in our midst

If there ever was an exemplary human being on planet earth to model oneself after, it would be Eugen Gluck.Joseph Frager, MD, 9/1/2019, 8:22 AM

Jewish man attacked with rock in Brooklyn

Group of men throw rock at Jewish delivery driver in Crown Heights, the second such attack in less than a week.Ben Ariel, Canada, 8/31/2019, 12:31 AM

Eugen Gluck, Beit El's benefactor

Yaakov 'Ketzaleh' Katz writes about his dear friend and Beit El's benefactor, Eugen Gluck z"lSharona Cohen, 8/30/2019, 1:35 PM

OU celebrates 40 years with Shwekey

Orthodox Union’s Israel arm celebrates its 40th anniversary in a gala concert with international singer Yaakov Shwekey, 5,000 attendees.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/29/2019, 10:37 PM

Live from New York: Sivan Rahav Meir's weekly parasha class

Israeli media personality's weekly class on the Torah portion.Sivan Rahav Meir, 8/29/2019, 12:36 PM

'Birthright Israel is under attack'

Rabbi Shmuley Boteach says Birthright Israel is being threatened by leftist groups. “There are groups trying to disrupt the trips."Tal Polon, 8/28/2019, 5:23 PM

Watch: Holocaust survivor's message to Western Wall visitors

Born in Auschwitz, 92-year-old Samuel Beller is the sole member of his family to survivor the war, narrowly avoiding death at the war's end.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/28/2019, 10:24 AM

From Hollywood to Holy Land

Novelist Tzvi Fishman publishes autobiography; spiritual journey that true to man himself is filled with surprises and unexpected insights.Mordechai Sones, 8/27/2019, 5:57 PM

Philanthropist Eugen Gluck passes away at 92

Eugen Gluck, a Holocaust survivor who later played pivotal role in reestablishment of Jewish life in Judea and Samaria, passes away at 92.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/27/2019, 2:30 PM

Graffiti painted on historic Manhattan yeshiva

Mesivta Tiferes Yerushalayim building vandalized with graffiti.Arutz Sheva Staff and JTA, 8/27/2019, 3:02 AM

Anti-Semitic graffiti painted on walls of Connecticut synagogue

Police investigating possible hate crime after anti-Semitic graffiti painted on exterior walls of a synagogue in Connecticut.Ben Ariel, 8/26/2019, 3:11 AM

Moroccan Jews gather at newly renovated Al Jadida cemetery

Jewish leaders celebrate renovation of Jewish cemetery in Al Jadida, Morocco.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 8/25/2019, 8:02 PM

Kenneth Bialkin, leader and philanthropist, dead at 89

Kenneth Bialkin, longtime Jewish leader and philanthropist, dies at 89.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 8/24/2019, 8:39 PM

Jewish leaders condemn terror attack near Dolev

Heads of Conference of Presidents condemn murder of 17-year-old Rina Shnerb.Ben Ariel, Canada, 8/23/2019, 11:10 PM

Visitors to be allowed access to Jewish hospitals, synagogues

Dozens of synagogues usually closed for security reasons to open to public on 20th European Days of Jewish Culture.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 8/23/2019, 5:59 PM

Suspect arrested in shooting of Jewish man in Florida

Police arrest suspect in shooting of 68-year-old man outside the Young Israel of Greater Miami synagogue last month.Ben Ariel, 8/22/2019, 2:05 AM

Netanyahu meets leaders of Ukraine Jewish community

'Ukraine has been one of the water wells of Judaism for centuries despite pogroms, slaughter at Babi Yar.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/21/2019, 10:16 PM