Should Israel battle assimilation, and how?Arutz Sheva invites readers worldwide to share thoughts and insights regarding one of the main challenges of the Jewish nation today.
Watch: Celebrating Hanukkah - and Aliyah - at the airportA festive Hanukkah celebration awaited more than 120 new immigrants from Ukraine who landed today.
Watch: Chabad Hanukkah candle lighting at NBA gameChabad's 'Cteen' lights Hanukkah candles before 20,000 spectators at an NBA game in Brooklyn. 'Publicizing the miracle' - big time.
President: Judea & Samaria residents descendants of MacabeesPresident Rivlin lights third light Chanukah with the students and teachers of Beit El Yeshiva in wake of anti-Israel UN resolution.
Hamas condemns Arab-Jewish Hanukkah celebration in BahrainHamasoutraged by the video showing Bahraini citizens in kaffiyehs dancing with black-kippah-wearing Jews.
Huckabee to head US-Israel Business Alliance mission to IsraelGovernor Mike Huckabee to headline Orthodox Jewish Chamber of Commerce mission to Israel
The President's answer to the Security CouncilPresident Reuven Rivlin lights Hanukkah candles at Beit El after UN Security Council resolution calls town illegal.
Hanukkah Miracle: Jews & Arabs dancing together in BahrainHanukkah Miracle - Jews & Arabs dancing together while lighting the Menorah in Bahrain.
Group holds Hanukkah celebration at King David's TombJewish heritage center holds Hanukkah celebration with songs, dancing, and a festive meal at King David's Tomb .
Erdogan extends Hanukkah greetings to local JewsIn Hanukkah message, Erdogan says Turkey places great importance on the freedom of everyone to observe their own religion and traditions.
'Birthright: the issue that unites Netanyahu and Beilin'CEO of Birthright says organization unites left and right in Israel, successfully combats assimilation in US as Birthright wins Begin prize.
PM: According to the UN, the Maccabees 'occupied territory'PM lights Hanukkah candle at Western Wall, says Jews cannot 'occupy' their own city and holy sites.
Rabbi Shteinman hospitalized103 year old leader of Lithuanian haredi community hospitalized with pneumonia.
Athletes named to International Jewish Sports Hall of FameTwo American athletes and songwriter who wrote “Take Me Out To The Ballgame” elected to the International Jewish Sports Hall of Fame.
Tel Aviv Rabbinical Court succeeds in granting agunah divorceTel Aviv Rabbinical Court succeeds in getting recalcitrant husband who fled to France to sign get, granting his wife a divorce.
Russian Jews celebrate 25 years of community events at KremlinRussian Jewish community celebrates quarter century of events at Kremlin since the fall of the Soviet Union.
Betrayal by the Obama administrationInterview with Martin Oliner, Chairman of CRI.
Parshat Vayeshev:Love thy fellow JewWhat were the brothers so afraid of that they hated Joseph?
Jewish businessman Carl Icahn named special adviser to TrumpJewish businessman and investor Carl Icahn named special adviser to President-elect on regulatory reform issues.
Europe's Jews prepare Hanukkah events to ‘drive out darkness’Some Jewish leaders say that celebrating Hanukkah at central locales in Europe is an uplifting Jewish response to terrorism.
Israeli tourists show 'resounding resilience' after disasterA new study released by Bar Ilan University finds that Israeli backpackers showed great 'resilience' and 'leadership' after Nepal quake.
Bennett and Sharansky mark 'Diaspora Jewry Week' with studentsEducation Min. and Jewish Agency Head meet with students from around the world to promote ties between Israeli and Diaspora Jewish students.
JCC Association names new presidentJCC Association of North America taps head of the American fundraising arm of Ben-Gurion University as its new president and CEO.
Only Orthodox synagogue building in Des Moines to closeThe only Orthodox synagogue in Des Moines is selling its building, leaving the city without an Orthodox synagogue.
Ex-volunteer firefighter suing department for anti-SemitismFormer volunteer firefighter from Southern California is suing his former department alleging anti-Semitism and harassment.
British PM promises to stand by the Jewish communityIn a message for Hanukkah, PM Theresa May vows to defend Jews' right to practice their faith.
Dutch rescuer of Jews during Holocaust dies at 96Marion Pritchard, a Dutch social work student who rescued Jews during World War II, has died.
Netanyahu: Desecration of Rabbi Nachman's grave is 'terrible'Prime Minister Netanyahu calls on the Ukrainian government to take action following the desecration of the grave of Rabbi Nachman in Uman.
Watch: Berlin Jews pray for victims of terror attackBerlin Jewish community gathers in memory of terror victims and to pray for the recovery of the wounded.
Polish Jewish community seeks to adopt Aleppo familyThe Jewish community of Wroclaw in Poland has submitted a request to local authorities for permission to adopt a family from Aleppo.
'Reinforce security at grave of Rabbi Nachman'Deputy Education Minister calls on PM to work with Ukrainian Premier to improve security in Uman after holy site vandalized.
Hebron Fund Holds Emergency CampaignThe urgent 1X4 matching campaign will help the protect the Hebron Jewish community
Anti-Semitic vandals hurl pig's head into tomb of Rebbe NachmanTomb of Breslov founder desecrated as vandals throw pig's head with swastika into Uman compound.
Married couple to face off in major Bible contest in JerusalemYaelle Frohlich and Yair Shahak will represent Canada and the United States in the International Adult Bible Contest in Jerusalem.
Cancer patient asks for help"The Cancer Has Spread To My Entire Body" - Please Help Us Pay For My Meds
Rabbi booted from Conservative body for holding intermarriagesConservative Rabbi Seymour Rosenbloom has been expelled for performing interfaith weddings.
Watch: Why the Temple needs to be rebuiltTemple Institute releases new video to bust age-old myths about the Temple and its relevance to our time.
Warsaw Jews sue Polish Jewish history museumJewish Community of Warsaw alleges the Polin Museum of the History of Polish Jews violated its copyright on translations.
French-Jewish scholar to appear in court over 'hate speech'Historian on the Jewish communities in Arab countries being prosecuted in France for alleged hate speech against Muslims.
French city of Carpentras to renovate 650-year-old synagogueAuthorities in Carpentras in southern France allocate $1.25 million for renovating the ceiling of the country’s oldest synagogue.
Bulgarian Jews raise money for Muslim victims of train explosionBulgarian Jews donate $6,000 to victims of an explosion inside a heavily populated Muslim village.
French chief rabbi offers condolences to GermanyChief rabbi of France, Haim Korsia, offers condolences to the people of Germany following an apparent terrorist attack in Berlin.
Israelis open San Francisco’s latest kosher bakeryIsraeli-owned restaurant opens as the only kosher retail bakery in San Francisco.
YU high school alumnus donates 1,000,000$ for scholarshipsHyman Arbesfeld, a graduate of Yeshiva University's High School for Boys in 1949, has established a scholarship fund in the school.
Yeshiva rabbi: Disconnection dangerous to Jewish futureReport on Israeli yeshiva delegates who visited North American Jewish schools; rabbi says losing touch with Israel leads to assimilation.
Ivanka Trump joining an anti-Trump synagogue?Daughter and son-in-law of President-elect looking for new synagogue in DC area as they prepare for inauguration day.
Rav Chaim Kanievsky to Marry Off 25 Children This MonthMake Miracles Happen For Rav Chaim Kanievsky's Orphans
Jewish Agency brings 1,100 French high school students to Israel1,100 French seniors from Jewish high schools have come to Israel as part of the annual 'Seniors in Blue and White' program.
Poll: Israelis worry about intermarriageNew poll shows 70% of Israelis concerned about Diaspora Jews' intermarriage rates.
OJCC Committee congratulates new Ambassador to IsraelOrthodox Jewish Chamber of Commerce congratulates David Friedman upon his nomination as Ambassador to Israel.
Researcher claims Anne Frank caught by chanceAnne Frank may have been caught 'by chance', not betrayed, says a researcher..
Watch: A 'Hamilton' HanukkahPopular Jewish a cappella group "The Maccabeats" comes out with "Hasmonean" - a Hanukkah parody of Broadway's hit musical "Hamilton."
Parshat Vayishlach:What made Eisav "crack"?Why didn't he kill his brother as he had intended to do?
Now you can buy kosher artisanal chickenHeritage chickens raised under humane conditions are now being kosher-killed and available for consumers who observe the laws of kashrut.
Brazilian court drops bribery charges against Jewish billionaireBrazilian federal court drops charges against Jewish billionaire banker Joseph Safra.
Watch: Obama hosts Hanukkah receptionPresident Barack Obama hosts the White House Hanukkah reception for the final time as president.
Israel celebrates 10,000th Momentum trip participantIsrael’s Ministry of Diaspora Affairs recognized Lauren Buchwald of Phoenix, 10,000th Jewish mother to visit Israel on JWRP’s Momentum trip