French Anti-Semites Tear Gas Elderly Man at Synagogue

Three men sprayed tear gas on an elderly Jew outside a French synagogue Sunday, the second violent attack on Jews in the country in three days. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/3/2010, 10:08 PM

Cairo's Maimonides Synagogue Re-Opens

The Maimonides Synagogue in Cairo reopened this week after nearly two years of restoration work sponsored by the Egyptian government.Hana Levi Julian, 3/10/2010, 5:41 AM

Attempted Bombing at Cairo Synagogue

The largest synagogue in Egypt, one used by Israeli diplomats in Cairo, was the target of an attempted bombing early Sunday morning. Hana Levi Julian, 2/21/2010, 3:14 PM

One American, Two Britons, Arrested in Crete Synagogue Arsons

Greek police have arrested one American, two Britons and a local citizen for allegedly torching a 600-year-old recently-restored synagogue.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu , 1/26/2010, 9:11 PM

Arsonists Attack Crete Synagogue Second Time in Two Weeks

Arsonists have attacked Crete’s only synagogue for the second time in less than two weeks, destroying the wooden roof and holy books.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 1/18/2010, 8:10 PM

Awards for Running a Synagogue

12 sextons (gabbaim) will receive special awards at a national convention with the participation of Chief Rabbi Metzger and Knesset Speaker Rivlin.Hillel Fendel, 1/10/2010, 5:49 PM

Reform Loses Bid to Block New Synagogues in Netanya

The religious community in Netanya is breathing a sigh of relief after a Reform bid to ban new synagogue construction in the city was rejected. Hillel Fendel, 1/6/2010, 3:32 PM

Swastikas on Walls of Ancient Synagogue in PA City near Hevron

Swastikas were scrawled on ruins of one of Israel’s oldest synagogues. The desecration was found the day Jews were accused of burning a mosque.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/19/2009, 6:33 PM

New Synagogue for IDF Officers School

The IDF Officers School 'Bahad 1' now hosts a new synagogue. Top military brass bring Torah scrolls to their new home.Maayana Miskin, 11/8/2009, 1:58 PM

'Hitler Youth' Synagogue Restored to Jews in Poland

After decades of remaining empty, a synagogue in Poland formerly used by the “Hitler Youth” (Hitlerjugend) reopened for the Jewish New Year.Hana Levi Julian, 9/21/2009, 2:09 PM

Samaria Town Gets a Synagogue after 18 Years

The Samaria town of Revava has completed its synagogue after 18 years.IsraelNN TV staff, 9/17/2009, 7:59 PM

Jews Pray in Jericho, Hope for Return

Jews prayed in the Shalom al Yisrael synagogue in Jericho this week. Worshippers hope Israel will reclaim the site for the Jewish people.IsraelNN TV staff, 9/7/2009, 7:23 PM

Rabbi: Int'l Monitors Must Watch Gush Katif Synagogues

At a ceremony marking four years since Gaza synagogues were abandoned, Rabbi Yaakov Yosef demands international monitoring to watch over them. Gil Ronen, 8/28/2009, 10:23 AM

Synagogues Flourish in Secular Kibbutzim

A few years ago, a Degania member predicted, “There's been no synagogue here in 100 years, and there won’t be one in the next 100.” She was wrong.Hillel Fendel, 8/26/2009, 8:00 AM

Remembering Gaza's Synagogues

Atty. Gilad Korinaldi writes about the legal and political battle to save the synagogues of Gush Katif.IsraelNN TV staff, 8/14/2009, 7:47 AM

Travel: Southern Hevron Hills

Travelling along the road of the Patriachs and exploring Susiya's ancient synagogue are some of the surprises that the Southern Hevron hills offer.Shalom Pollack, 7/30/2009, 11:07 PM

Anti-Semitic Attack Strikes Another New York Synagogue

Vandals sprayed swastikas on the front doors of a Chabad house in New York only a week after two similar incidents in Manhattan.Yehudah Lev Kay, 7/5/2009, 3:40 PM