Rabbinate Calls for 'Rain Fast Day' Thursday

Winter is again late in coming to Israel. The Chief Rabbinate has set Thursday as a day of fasting, prayer and repentance, asking G-d for rain.David Lev, 11/17/2010, 10:38 PM

Israel Offers First Prayers for Rain

Jews begin praying for much-needed rain.Maayana Miskin, 10/14/2010, 11:05 PM

Sukkot Celebrated at Renovated Joseph’s Tomb

More than 1,000 people take part in Sukkot prayers at Joseph’s Tomb.Elad Benari, 9/29/2010, 3:12 AM

Peres Calls on Jews to Pray for Israel and ‘Come Home’

Peres, citing the international attempt to make Israel illegitimate, told the Jewish Agency, “We are a people with faith. It is time to pray.” Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/20/2010, 12:05 PM

More Than 10,000 Pray at Joshua's Tomb

More than 10,000 Jews prayed at Joshua's Tomb on Thursday night. PA Arabs accused of defacing the site.Maayana Miskin, 4/9/2010, 1:11 PM

MKs ‘Singing for the Rain’

Knesset Members are singing for rain. They cannot pass a law that rain will fall, but they will meet Tuesday to pray for much-needed precipitation., 11/2/2009, 11:33 AM

MK Moses Challenges Police to Defend Jewish Worshippers

MK Moses challenges police over Arab attacks on Jewish worshippers in Jerusalem.Maayana Miskin, 10/28/2009, 10:47 PM

Akko Kids Join Prayers for Rain

Schoolchildren in Akko pray for winter rains, encourage the public to join in.Maayana Miskin, 10/28/2009, 9:30 PM