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Is Christmas the day Diaspora Jews feel most Jewish?

Whether it is the 'Matzoball' or eating Chinese food, Jews have created a counterculture to celebrate their own 'otherness' in the U.S.Raphael Poch, 12/22/2015, 5:42 PM

Calls to arrest campaigner who branded missionaries 'vampires'

Left-wing activists claim Lehava leader Bentzi Gopshtain called all Christians 'vampires' in article calling to ban Christmas.Ari Soffer, 12/22/2015, 4:00 PM

Lehava protests Jerusalem Christmas fair

Anti-assimilation activists denounce YMCA fair as attempt to steal Jewish souls.Matt Wanderman, 11/29/2015, 9:42 PM

Egypt: Police Shot Dead Outside Church on Coptic Christmas Eve

Three policemen killed in Egypt as Islamist violence continues; authorities ramp up security in anticipation of more attacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/6/2015, 8:55 PM

Jerusalem Municipality Hands Out Free Christmas Trees

Jewish capital? Councilman King notes 'no free hanukkiyot,' and wishes rabbis who supported Mayor Barkat 'merry Christmas.'Ari Yashar, 12/30/2014, 4:04 PM

PA Co-opts Jesus the 'Palestinian Messiah and Martyr'

PA Christmas tradition of rewriting history continues as Jesus claimed as 'first Palestinian' by senior officials and Abbas.Ari Yashar, 12/29/2014, 9:21 AM

PM: Israel the Only Safe Place for Christians in the Middle East

Netanyahu uses Christmas address to highlight plight of Middle East's Christians; calls on Jews, Christians to unite against common threat.Ari Soffer, 12/25/2014, 2:55 PM

NGOs Use Christian Anti-Semitism to Urge Israel Boycott

NGO Monitor annual report shows how the 'holiday spirit' has NGOs worldwide pushing religious demonization of Israel.Ari Yashar, 12/23/2014, 5:40 PM

Edelstein: Christmas Trees Bring Back 'Bad Memories' for Jews

The reason he did not sanction one in front of the Knesset had nothing to do with Christians, but with Jews, says MK Yuli Edelstein.David Lev, 12/26/2013, 2:57 PM

Baghdad: Christmas Bombing Targets Iraqi Christians

Terrorist attack targeting worshippers leaving service, as Iraq's Christians face a bleak future.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/25/2013, 12:48 PM

Abbas to Christians Worldwide: Visit PA During Papal Visit

PA Chairman, ever the opportunist, uses reports of Papal visit to encourage PA tourism, rally for more international support.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/23/2013, 7:58 PM

PLO Video Claims Jesus was 'Palestinian'

Video uses Christmas 'magic' to push demonization of Israel; claims Jesus 'was of its own.'Tova Dvorin, 12/23/2013, 5:17 PM

Edelstein Nixes Knesset Christmas Tree

Edelstein nixes Christian Arab MK’s request for an official Christmas tree in Knesset entrance.Maayana Miskin, 12/22/2013, 12:48 PM

IDF, PA Coordinate Christmas Merriment

IDF agrees to relax security so Christians living under PA can celebrate with family in Israel.Maayana Miskin, 12/19/2013, 11:06 AM

Romanian Television Station Airs Anti-Semitic Christmas Carol

State-operated station broadcasts carol with anti-Semitic slurs on station to rural communities; officials shirk responsibility.Tova Dvorin, 12/12/2013, 12:13 AM

Video: Netanyahu Pledges to Ensure Religious Freedom

Netanyahu: "Israel is proud of its record of religious tolerance and pluralism, and will continue to protect freedom of religion for all."Rachel Hirshfeld , 12/25/2012, 1:44 AM

Catholic Patriarch: Christmas Marks 'Birth of Palestine State'

The Patriarch of Jerusalem's Roman Catholic Church declared Christmas is also a celebration of … the birth of the state of Palestine.”Chana Ya'ar, 12/24/2012, 9:41 PM

The Last Christmas in Muslim Middle East?

Militant Islam is wiping out Christianity in the Muslim Middle East, according to a new study by the British think tank Civitas.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu , 12/24/2012, 5:02 PM

Christmas Tree Gone from Jaffa Gate

Report: Jerusalem municipality claimed the tree was "a three-day event."Gil Ronen, 12/24/2012, 9:28 AM

Syrian Christian Nightmare of a Black Christmas

Dreams of a white Christmas have turned to nightmares of a black one for those in Syria observing the December 25th holiday. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/24/2012, 7:29 AM

Foreign Ministry Rushes to Apologize over 'Jesus' Post

Israel on defensive after embassy in Ireland posted: if Jesus and Mary were alive, they would probably be lynched in Bethlehem.Gil Ronen, 12/22/2012, 7:52 PM

‘O Boycott All ye Faithful’: Christmas Exploited to Bash Israel

Several PA-based Christian organizations are getting in the holiday spirit with attacks on Israel, including ‘Jews killed Jesus’ libel.Maayana Miskin, 12/21/2012, 11:37 AM

PA Claims Jesus was First Shaheed, Mary a Palestinian

The PA booted most Christian residents out of Bethlehem, but claims Jesus was a Shaheed, defying history and the New Testament.Gil Ronen, 12/25/2010, 10:16 PM

Gov't Announces Holiday Goodwill Towards the PA

New goodwill gestures by the government to the Palestinian Authority herald the start of the Christian holiday season in Judea and Samaria.Chana Ya'ar, 12/19/2010, 4:45 PM

IDF’s ‘Xmas Goodwill’ Eases PA Arab Travel into Israel

The IDF is significantly easing travel limits for Arabs during the Christian holidays and is allowing an unlimited number of Arabs to enter IsraelTzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/24/2009, 1:10 PM

CHRISTMAS AND PAGANISM* 2009

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