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Biden to speak at Washington event memorializing Peres

Vice President Joe Biden to speak at a memorial for Shimon Peres at a Washington, D.C., synagogue.JTA, 10/6/2016, 3:53 AM

Watch: Inside the sukkah of the Venice ghetto

The director of the Museum of Italian Jewish Art takes us on a tour of the sukkah of the first ghetto in the world.Eliran Aharon, 10/5/2016, 11:43 PM

13 years ago today

13 years ago, a terrorist blew herself up in a restaurant, murdering 21 - including 2 families of 3 generations.Uzi Baruch, 10/4/2016, 11:51 PM

Chazaq: We will beat BDS

“These programs have changed the lives of hundreds of youth."Sergey Kadinsky, 10/4/2016, 9:08 PM

Shana Tova from Arutz Sheva!

Wishing a happy new year to all our readers; news updates end this evening for two days, restart Tuesday evening.Arutz Sheva, 10/3/2016, 1:00 AM

Watch: Shana Tova from President Obama

President Obama reflects on his work with the Jewish community during his time in office, as he wishes the Jewish people a happy new year.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/2/2016, 6:54 PM

Reform movement to campaign against Israel on Rosh Hashanah

Reform, Conservative movements launch campaign after bids to gain recognition in Israel fail. Foreign Ministry calls to 'pacify' tension.Gary Willig, 10/2/2016, 1:36 PM

'Acceptance and assimilation have turned around to kill us'

Jewish billionaire Sheldon Adelson, main supporter of Birthright Taglit, explains how the program is important in preventing assimilation.Yoni Kempinski, 10/2/2016, 6:05 AM

Rabbi Bakshi-Doron's mother has passed away

Tova Bakshi-Doron has passed away in Jerusalem at the age of 108.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/1/2016, 10:49 PM

Happy New Year from PM Netanyahu

PM's blessing includes message to Jews around the world: "remain hopeful and continue pursuing justice and truth"Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/1/2016, 10:13 PM

Drama in Russian synagogue

An unknown person entered a synagogue in Russia with a container of gas and a gun and threatened to burn it down..Uzi Baruch, 10/1/2016, 8:28 PM

All Souls Must Unite in the Observance of the Ribono Shel Olam

The Non-Jews would have to partner their souls with the Jews in order to be included in the Sinai experience.Dr. Joseph Frager, 9/30/2016, 10:10 AM

The most critical 120 hours of the year

Rav Chaim Kanievsky's promise: Donate to Kupat Ha'Ir and he will stand for you.Kupat Ha'Ir, 9/30/2016, 9:07 AM

NY Jewish organic farm camp to open West Coast site

An organic Jewish farm camp is expanding its operations to the West Coast.JTA, 9/30/2016, 4:50 AM

Breitbart columnist attacks Washington Post writer

Columnist for Breitbart News calls Washington Post columnist Anne Applebaum a "Polish, Jewish, American elitist".JTA, 9/30/2016, 3:58 AM

Clinton: When Peres spoke it was like listening to a psalm

Democratic presidential nominee speaks with Jewish leaders ahead of Rosh Hashanah, reaffirms her commitment to Israel.Elad Benari, 9/30/2016, 3:43 AM

Staples hires Boston Jewish community leader as CEO

Staples appoints longtime Boston Jewish community leader Shira Goodman as president and CEO.JTA, 9/29/2016, 5:19 AM

Pepe the Frog meme added to ADL hate database

Anti-Defamation League adds cartoon character that has become a popular symbol for white supremacists to its online hate database.JTA, 9/29/2016, 4:35 AM

Trump NYC fundraiser expected to bring in $1 million

Fundraiser for Republican nominee co-hosted by several prominent Jews is expected to raise more than $1 million for the candidate.JTA, 9/29/2016, 4:15 AM

WZO Head: 74% of anti-Semitic attacks go unreported

WZO head Haguel's New Year message to Diaspora Jews: Stand firm against anti-Semitism but come to Israel.Yoel Domb, 9/29/2016, 1:13 AM

Jewish groups around the world laud Peres

Jewish groups in Israel, US, and the world, praise Shimon Peres as statesman and peacemaker.JTA, 9/28/2016, 6:28 PM

Why Israeli Jews lean to the right and American Jews to the left

Study reveals wide gaps between Israeli and American Jews on religiosity, politics, Palestinian statehood, and the US-Israel relationship.David Rosenberg, 9/28/2016, 1:27 PM

Obama: Jewish role in civil rights can inspire healing

President Obama speaks to rabbis in a pre-High Holidays call.JTA, 9/28/2016, 3:59 AM

Kim Kardashian calls for help for Jewish cancer patient

Kim Kardashian joins the drive to find a bone marrow donor for 31-year-old Jew in Los Angeles.JTA, 9/28/2016, 3:14 AM

Jewish 'Avengers' of Nazis leader dies at 91

Joseph Harmatz, Holocaust survivor who led a group of Jews seeking to kill Germans in revenge for the Holocaust, has died.JTA, 9/28/2016, 2:27 AM

Indigenous activist is the new 'face' of B'nai Brith Canada

Ryan Bellerose, B'nai Brith Canada's new advocacy coordinator, is a member of the Metis nation.Hillel Kuttler, 9/28/2016, 12:59 AM

50% of donations to Clinton campaign come from Jews

50% of donations to Hillary Clinton’s campaign come from Jewish contributors, according to a new study.Arutz Sheva Staff , 9/27/2016, 10:16 PM

No evidence of crimes by Lev Tahor sect

A delegation of Israeli officials visited the Lev Tahor community in Guatemala amid allegations of abuse and child marriages.Nitzan Keidar, 9/27/2016, 4:08 PM

IFCJ, JDC to distribute humanitarian aid to Jews in FSU

International Fellowship of Christians and Jews pledges $52 million in food and medicine to elderly Jews living in the former Soviet Union.JTA, 9/27/2016, 3:26 AM

Yankee Stadium kippah-grabbing incident has fan 'scared'

Orthodox man says the New York Yankees have failed to investigate his claim that a fan sitting behind him snatched the kippah off his head.JTA, 9/27/2016, 2:32 AM

IAC fights BDS, strengthens US Israel alliance, Jewish identity

Adam Milstein, Chairman of the IAC conference, sums up the 2016 conference with Arutz Sheva's Yoni Kempinski.Yoni Kempinski, 9/26/2016, 9:43 PM

Watch: What did the mayor of Efrat do in Washington?

Efrat mayor Oded Revivi brought a message of hope and practical advice to the IAC conference.Yoel Domb, 9/26/2016, 8:26 PM

First prayer and chavruta, after sixty years

The Ayelet Hashachar organization establishes synagogues in kibbutzim and leads prayers on holidays. Now we inviting you to join and supportAyelet Hashachar, 9/26/2016, 7:37 PM

Security officials urge business-as-usual for Jewish holidays

US security officials and Jewish community leaders prepare for Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur in the face of rising terror threat.JTA, 9/26/2016, 2:47 PM

Jewish organization helps Syrians receive treatment in Israel

The Amaliah organization brings Syrians to receive medical treatment in Israel, and helps them understand that Israel isn't the enemy.Yoni Kempinski, 9/26/2016, 4:12 AM

Rabbinate rejects conversions by leading American Orthodox rabbi

Rabbinical Council of America fuming after Israeli Rabbinate rejects four conversions by leading American rabbinic authority.David Rosenberg, 9/25/2016, 10:03 PM

'Day of Jewish unity' declared amid tumultous election

Outreach group calls for 'Day of Jewish Unity' this Tuesday - one day after first presidential debate.JTA, 9/25/2016, 6:41 PM

Ben Gurion airport prepares for mass flights to Uman.

Airport authorities are preparing for the yearly mass flights to the grave of Rabbi Nachman of Breslav in the Ukrainian town of Uman.Yoel Domb, 9/25/2016, 3:34 PM

Former chief rabbi of France passes away at 71

Rabbi Yosef Haim Sitruk,former chief rabbi of France, passed away this morning (Sunday) at the age of 71.Haim Lev, 9/25/2016, 1:38 PM

Minister Galant: Build an artificial island for Gaza

Housing and Construction Minister Yoav Galant spoke at IAC(Israel American Council) conference about Israel's strategic and regional goals.Yoni Kempinski, 9/25/2016, 10:12 AM

Minister Akunis: Israel best place to live, & not only for Jews

At IAC conference in Washington, Science Minister sounds off on Abbas' dream of Palestine 'clean of Jews' and Israel's bright future.Yoni Kempinski, 9/25/2016, 8:17 AM

Three children killed, one son disabled

A series of tragedies leaves a family bereft and in need of help.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/24/2016, 3:39 PM

British PM reaffirms her commitment to Israel

British Prime Minister Theresa May praises UK’s relationship with Israel in a letter to the Conservative Friends of Israel.Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/23/2016, 11:57 PM

Leftists and Reform Jews protest against anti-assimilation group

Leftist and Reform activists protested against right-wing Lehava's goals and activities.Hezki Baruch, 9/23/2016, 3:12 PM

The Final Redemption

Dr. Joseph Frager, 9/23/2016, 2:37 PM

Jerusalem event commemorates murdered Henkin couple

12 months after the Henkin couple was murdered, an event was held in Jerusalem to commemorate them.Hezki Baruch, 9/23/2016, 10:55 AM

ADL condemns Abbas 'sidestepping' UN speech

PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas 'falsely cast Israel as an impediment to peace' rather than working towards a solution via direct negotiations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/23/2016, 8:39 AM

Jewish lawmaker to bring bodyguard to Labour Party confab

Jewish lawmaker says she will bring a bodyguard to her Labour Party's conference out of fear that she will be attacked.JTA, 9/23/2016, 6:10 AM

TSA honors Agudath Israel for Jewish advice on security

Agudath Israel of America honored as a "community partner" by the Transportation Security Administration.JTA, 9/23/2016, 5:50 AM

Texas rabbis call on governor to remain in resettlement program

Letter signed by 43 rabbis in Texas calls on the state's governor to remain in the U.S. refugee resettlement program.JTA, 9/23/2016, 5:41 AM

Security official: 'Acute' need for security grants for Jews

Top U.S. security official: Jewish institutions need the most security funds.JTA, 9/23/2016, 5:11 AM

Israeli ambassador visits Alexandria synagogue

Israel's ambassador to Egypt tells of Alexandria's disappearing community and a rich heritage.Nitsan Keidar, 9/22/2016, 11:46 PM

Former Neo-Nazi to immigrate to Israel

Czanad Szegedi, a former member of antisemitic Hungarian Jobbik party, is about to immigrate to Israel after discovering his Jewish roots.Yoel Domb, 9/22/2016, 12:03 PM

MK Rozin asks Americans to sign petition against 'settlements'

In an unprecedented letter from an MK to J Street members, Michal Rozin appeals to American Jews to hurt "settlements" financially.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/22/2016, 11:20 AM

Don't miss this special opportunity!

It is unfortunate to miss the opportunity for the special teffilot at the Kever of Rachel emeinu.Shutfim L'Torah, 9/22/2016, 11:09 AM

Georgia Jewish students riled by homecoming on Yom Kippur

Jewish students at University of Georgia object to a homecoming concert because it was scheduled for Yom Kippur.JTA, 9/22/2016, 5:53 AM

HIAS chief blasts Trump's son for 'politicizing' refugees

Head of HIAS blasts Donald Trump Jr. for comparing Syrian refugees to the fruit-flavored candy Skittles.JTA, 9/22/2016, 5:02 AM