NY's new regulations would undermine my ability to serve my students

Why is NY allowing a group of disgruntled people who left the religious fold to affect the way it looks at religious Jewish education - and to convince the state to take over a role it has no authority to usurp from parents?Rabbi Yaakov Sebbag, 11/16/2019, 7:04 PM

Echad l’Echad 'sweetens' Rosh Hashana for Torah scholars

The unique foundation supports those dedicated to Torah learning in national religious institutions throughout IsraelEchad l'Echad, 9/27/2019, 3:01 PM

Tisha B'Av: From Destruction to Construction

Bet El students both mourn on Tisha B'Av and watch massive construction take place in the Land of Israel.Sharona Cohen, 8/11/2019, 4:39 PM

Upstate New York yeshiva set on fire

Barns on Yeshiva Deah Yoreh set on fire, swastikas painted on yeshiva walls in White Sulphur Springs, New York.Marcy Oster/JTA, 2/7/2019, 5:55 PM

Judge throws out lawsuit against haredi schools in New York

Young Advocates for Fair Education (YAFFED) suffers defeat as Federal court throws out the lawsuit against yeshiva curriculum.Tzvi Lev, 1/17/2019, 6:33 PM

Watch: Police raid yeshiva where murder suspects studied

Police forces distribute summonses for questioning to all yeshiva students, as yeshiva staff protest that their entry is illegal.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/9/2019, 4:12 PM

A childhood with no good memories

'The yeshivah taught me how to behave with people; it taught me a new Judaism I'd never known. Without the yeshivah I’d be a broken person.'L. Berman, 12/24/2018, 7:50 PM

Baltimore yeshiva fire

Fire in Lev Shlomo yeshiva building in Baltimore;  Community representatives believe fire started by 'mentally unstable' community member.Mordechai Sones, 12/13/2018, 4:11 PM

'Liv Give Netiv'

Netiv Aryeh yeshiva in Western Wall Plaza holds 24-hour fundraising drive., 11/19/2018, 4:28 PM

Convicted neo-Nazi a former yeshiva student?

Jerusalem yeshiva says man who later named his son after Adolf Hitler, convicted of joining neo-Nazi group had been student in 2015.David Rosenberg, 11/13/2018, 1:57 PM

Toaster causes fire in Jerusalem yeshiva

13 injured after fire breaks out in Jerusalem yeshiva. Fire apparently caused by toaster oven used on mattress.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/11/2018, 2:12 PM

Arabs break into yeshiva, hold student by force

Three Arabs breaking into Belz yeshiva in Jerusalem startled by student there, whom they beat and fled. Police investigating.Mordechai Sones, 9/27/2018, 10:53 AM

New yeshiva inaugurated in Samaria's Kfar Tapuach

Yeshiva established in honor of soldier Avinoam Cohen, killed a year ago in the Golan during a training accident.Orli Harari, 9/20/2018, 2:31 PM

Itamar sees record number of students

Many outside community choose to send children to Itamar educational institutions where year opened with dramatic increase in students.Mordechai Sones, 9/12/2018, 3:01 PM

French city celebrates reopening of medieval yeshiva

French city of Rouen to celebrate reopening of oldest known Jewish building in Europe, a 12th century yeshiva.JTA, 8/29/2018, 3:48 PM

1 seriously wounded in stabbing in Kiryat Sefer yeshiva

17-year-old stabbed during apparent brawl in yeshiva in Modiin Illit's Kiryat Sefer neighborhood in southwestern Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/26/2018, 3:28 PM

First crane seen in hills of Samaria

Crane brought for new construction in yeshivat Chitzim. Yeshiva Director: 'Great excitement in education and building country.'Mordechai Sones, 8/12/2018, 4:56 PM

Yeshiva dean: Sderot has a great future

Sderot Yeshiva dean takes Arutz Sheva on tour of yeshiva, says town has 'a lot of cohesiveness.'Hezki Baruch, 8/9/2018, 2:43 PM

Will New York force yeshiva students to study secular subjects?

Lawsuit aims to stop exemption for NY yeshiva students on learning secular subjects.JTA, 7/26/2018, 10:31 AM

Gala Fundraising Day, Bet El Institutions “Bet El Giving Day”

Just before the holiday of Shavuot, the giving of the Torah -- an unprecedented revolution in Bet El, 5/16/2018, 3:56 PM

'The Torah should dwell in the most worthy place'

Dimona's high school yeshiva educates students to love their neighbor, their country, and the Torah. 'The yeshiva lights up the city'With the Dimona Yeshiva, 5/7/2018, 10:58 PM

9 'Matmidim' members busted for defrauding state of millions

Jerusalem court convicts nine haredim for inflating a number of students studying at a Yeshiva in order to obtain fraudulent benefits.Tzvi Lev, 5/6/2018, 5:22 PM

Leading haredi rabbi meets special needs yeshiva students

Rabbi Gershon Edelstein welcomes adolescents studying in special needs yeshiva.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/28/2017, 9:49 AM

Muslim Republic president lauds Chabad at yeshiva opening

President of Muslim Republic of Tatarstan in Russia attends opening of new Chabad yeshiva, praises Jewish community.Gary Willig, 11/13/2017, 9:43 PM

Watch: Students celebrate with yeshiva dean

Students of Yeshiva Midbara K'eden in Mitzpeh Ramon celebrate Dean Rabbi Tzvi Kustiner's 60th birthday and recovery from heart issues.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/29/2017, 3:35 PM

New yeshiva - on the Temple Mount

New yeshiva brings Torah, shade, and light refreshments to the Temple Mount, provides a spiritually uplifting experience for all who visit.With 'Temple Mount Yeshiva', 7/27/2017, 2:07 PM

Happiness, dancing, greet Rabbi Steinsaltz's arrival

For the first time since his stroke, Rabbi Steinsaltz visits his yeshiva in Tekoa, his students greet him with music and dancing.Yoni Kempinski, 7/8/2017, 11:24 PM

Arabs set fire to Samaria yeshiva

Yeshiva in Homesh torched during Arab "day of rage". MK Smotrich: Every place we've left has turned into a place of terror.Ido Ben Porat, 5/24/2017, 1:06 AM

Sephardic Chief Rabbi: Get married at age 20

Rabbi Yitzhak Yosef tells yeshiva students to ignore deans, marry early.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/3/2017, 3:00 PM

Yeshiva maintenance worker charged with molestation

Police arrest Jerusalem yeshiva worker on charges of molesting minors.Ido Ben Porat, 4/10/2017, 9:33 AM

Liberman's revenge: Hearing for Eli yeshiva head

Defense Ministry holds hearing with Eli yeshiva head Rabbi Eli Sadan over potential removal of army deferrals for students.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/5/2017, 8:07 PM

Fire breaks out in Jerusalem yeshiva

Fire breaks out in Jerusalem yeshiva on Friday, investigation shows fabric on hot plate caused the blaze.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/19/2017, 10:39 AM

Samaria yeshiva gets new Torah scroll

Russian Jews donate new Torah scroll to Chabad yeshiva in Samaria.Ido Ben Porat, 2/6/2017, 3:39 PM

Yeshiva students defend holy books with their bodies

Students in Bnei Brak defend yeshiva library with holy books from demolition.Gary Willig, 1/19/2017, 4:13 PM

8 wounded in yeshiva fire in northern Israel

Fire breaks out in yeshiva in Maalot in upper Galilee, 8 students injured.Orly Harari, 12/7/2016, 8:55 AM

Haifa yeshiva torched by arsonists

Mevaser Shalom yeshiva in Haifa destroyed as fires rage across city.Orly Harari, 11/24/2016, 7:36 PM

A new yeshiva - in southern Tel Aviv

"Everyone who joins the neighborhood, changes the situation" - Rabbi Ahiad Ettinger works to bring fellowship back to southern Tel AvivRachel Kaplan, 8/19/2016, 9:03 AM

Teacher, leader, guide

Rabbi Mordechai Krauss, who headed Yeshiva Oros Chaim for over 30 years, has passed away.Rachel Kaplan, 6/29/2016, 9:21 AM

From Antwerp to Israel: 100-year-old Torah scroll comes home

A Torah that survived the Holocaust was donated to the Shavei Shomron yeshiva in Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/9/2016, 7:15 PM

Students will receive 121 million in support

Finance Committee approves 121 million budget to help support students - but opposition MKs says discriminates in favor of yeshiva students.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/15/2016, 2:56 PM

THE BOX CHILD

Teach the child according to his ability - 'Darcho', and not "Darchem'-their methodology.Rabbi Dovid Abenson, 12/9/2015, 11:19 PM

Rabbi Ronsky: We Are Fulfilling the Will of the Fogel Family

4 years since the brutal Fogel family murder, Itamar remains defiant. 'The terrorists want to get rid of us, but we hold tight to the land.'Moshe Cohen, 2/25/2015, 4:48 PM

New Jersey Yeshiva Defaced with Swastikas

Jewish study hall in Lakewood broken into and vandalized with anti-Semitic symbols by African-American man.Chaim Lev, Ari Yashar, 9/8/2014, 12:49 PM

Continuing to Study Torah is 'Part of the Battle'

23rd annual Bible seminars in Gush Etzion take on added meaning as part of 'spiritual battle' against Hamas.Yoni Kempinski and Ari Soffer, 7/29/2014, 7:20 PM

Lapid's Draconian Yeshiva Measure Still in Place

Despite Education Ministry promises, measure still penalizes yeshivas for any missing students, even those in reserve army duty.Ari Yashar, 3/3/2014, 1:35 PM

Lapid Retroactively Cuts Yeshiva Funding

Lapid utilizes technicality to take back February funding and ensure Supreme Court ruling against hareidi yeshivas is carried out.Ari Yashar, 2/5/2014, 3:15 PM

‘Yeshiva Heads: You Hold Lives in Your Hands’

Call for extreme caution in yeshivas as Bnei Brak slaying is linked to expulsion.Maayana Miskin, 1/26/2014, 5:37 PM

School Banned over ‘Price Tag’ Plans Reopening

School banned over secret Shin Bet evidence plans to open next year anyway.Maayana Miskin, 1/19/2014, 12:59 PM

Thief Targeting Hassidic Yeshiva Nabbed in Bat Yam

Yeshiva students plagued by serial theft turn to police, 43 year-old resident of the town identified and apprehended.Ari Yashar, 1/7/2014, 5:14 PM

Hassidic Rebbe And Samaria Rabbis Form Pact

In meeting unity pledged between Hareidi-religious and national religious rabbis to support Torah study.Ari Yashar, Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/25/2013, 3:07 PM

Extended Hesder Yeshiva to Be Opened in Kiryat Ono

Yeshiva, part of a larger network of Jewish study halls, to extend Hesder track from 5 years to 6.Tova Dvorin, 11/25/2013, 8:02 PM

Piron Threatens to Stop Yeshiva Stipends Over Harassment

Education Minister Rabbi Shai Piron threatens to stop funding Yeshivot over ongoing reports of politically-charged student harassmentTova Dvorin, 10/29/2013, 6:00 PM

Yeshiva Funding to be Based on IDF Enlistment

Blow to hareidi yeshiva system as Education Ministry plans to link yeshiva funding to IDF enlistment., 8/27/2013, 8:57 PM

Bayit Yehudi MK: Cut to Yeshiva Budgets not Final

MK Ayelet Shaked thinks massive cut in the state budget for yeshivas will eventually be avertedGil Ronen, 7/11/2013, 10:13 PM

Group of 100 Yeshiva Students Kicked Off NY Plane

A group of 101 yeshiva students and their eight accompanying chaperones were kicked off a flight from New York to Atlanta.Riva Tzvi, 6/4/2013, 4:32 PM

Panel Releases Final Recommendations on Hareidi Army Service

The Perry Committee on equal IDF service for all on Thursday filed its recommendations with the governmentDavid Lev, 5/23/2013, 11:08 AM

Cigarette-Smuggling Arab Linked to 1994 Yeshiva Murder

One of 16 Arab men arrested in cigarette-smuggling scheme linked to murder of yeshiva student on Brooklyn Bridge. Arutz Sheva staff, 5/20/2013, 11:29 AM