Court freezes Givat Ze'ev synagogue demolition

Court freezes Givat Ze'ev synagogue demolition

Defense Ministry places caravan at site ahead of expected demolition of Ayelet HaShachar - which could begin Tuesday.Tova Dvorin, 11/17/2015, 9:57 AM
State warns of 'bloodshed' if synagogue demolished

State warns of 'bloodshed' if synagogue demolished

Government asks Supreme Court to delay Givat Ze'ev synagogue's demolition by several days to ensure maximum security.Ido Ben-Porat, 11/16/2015, 9:07 PM
Compromise reached over Givat Ze'ev synagogue

Compromise reached over Givat Ze'ev synagogue

Ayelet HaShachar synagogue will be demolished - but it will be rebuilt in an adjacent spot within three months.Hezki Baruch, 11/15/2015, 12:40 PM
600 meet in solidarity with Givat Ze'ev synagogue

600 meet in solidarity with Givat Ze'ev synagogue

Jews across the religious spectrum sing, dance at Ayelet HaShachar in hopes of demolition being cancelled.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/15/2015, 12:32 PM
Senior rabbis unite in open call to save synagogue

Senior rabbis unite in open call to save synagogue

Rabbis from across the political spectrum urge police, politicians to stop destruction of Ayelet HaShachar synagogue in Givat Ze'ev.Tova Dvorin, 11/11/2015, 11:08 AM
Givat Ze'ev officials call on Ya'alon to apologize

Givat Ze'ev officials call on Ya'alon to apologize

'This is a great community, a rich community, and Ya'alon is marking our residents,' municipal council head says in special interview.Benny Tucker, 11/10/2015, 10:57 AM
Outrage snowballs against Ya'alon

Outrage snowballs against Ya'alon

MKs and Givat Ze'ev synagogue members alike say 'shame on you' to Defense Minister for slandering synagogue.Ido Ben-Porat, 11/9/2015, 9:40 PM
Ya'alon rails against 'extremist fanatics'

Ya'alon rails against 'extremist fanatics'

Defense Minister blames nationalist extremists for Duma arson, points fingers at MKs for tensions over synagogue demolition.Ido Ben-Porat, 11/9/2015, 6:21 PM
High Court: Destroy synagogue within two weeks

High Court: Destroy synagogue within two weeks

Judges dismiss police request for more time in evacuation to avoid clashes - despite choosing to leave illegal mosques nationwide.Nitsan Keidar, 11/4/2015, 6:24 PM
Givat Ze'ev Jews vow: we will not give in

Givat Ze'ev Jews vow: we will not give in

As High Court sends bulldozers to tear down synagogue, residents vow to resist; 'War between jihad and Jews rests on these decisions.'Eliran Aharon, 11/4/2015, 2:18 PM
Media frenzy over graffiti on High Court wall

Media frenzy over graffiti on High Court wall

'One does not tear down a synagogue. We want a Jewish state,' someone wrote. The press is running amok.Gil Ronen, 11/4/2015, 11:37 AM
'People are willing to commit suicide'

'People are willing to commit suicide'

Hundreds hole up in Givat Ze'ev synagogue that High Court wants razed, prepare for confrontation.Hezki Baruch, 11/4/2015, 10:06 AM
Is Ayelet Hashahar synagogue about to be razed?

Is Ayelet Hashahar synagogue about to be razed?

Dozens gather near Givat Ze'ev synagogue; reports that bulldozers are on their way.Gil Ronen, 11/3/2015, 11:27 PM
High Court Upholds Synagogue Demolition Orders

High Court Upholds Synagogue Demolition Orders

Justices also hurl accusations at the Givat Ze'ev Local Council rabbi who appealed for synagogue to be saved.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 10/12/2015, 10:30 PM
Public Officials Rally Behind Givat Zev Synagogue

Public Officials Rally Behind Givat Zev Synagogue

Sephardic Chief Rabbi, several MKs call to keep synagogue standing despite Supreme Court demolition order.Shimon Cohen, 10/6/2015, 8:37 AM
Watch: Emotional Meeting on Kibbutz Beit Hashita

Watch: Emotional Meeting on Kibbutz Beit Hashita

Chief Rabbi visits Kibbutz Beit Hashita and meets Hanoch Albleck, singer of legendary 'Unetane Tokef.'Ido Ben Porat, 9/9/2015, 6:48 PM
Child Rocket Victim, 3 Fallen Soldiers, 1 Ceremony

Child Rocket Victim, 3 Fallen Soldiers, 1 Ceremony

Rabbi combines many of Judaism's brightest lights into one special ceremony – this Monday afternoon in the western Negev just outside Gaza.Hillel Fendel, 9/21/2014, 9:40 PM
Secular Jordan Valley Town Opens First Synagogue

Secular Jordan Valley Town Opens First Synagogue

Synagogue at Ro'i was dedicated to the memory of the three murdered youths Eyal Yifrach, Gilad Sha'ar, and Naftali Frenkel.Arutz Sheva, 7/6/2014, 8:30 PM
Police Want Indictments in Fish Farm Tragedy

Police Want Indictments in Fish Farm Tragedy

Three young men died of electrocution at Ayelet Hashahar in July. Police say this was negligent manslaughter.Gil Ronen, 12/26/2013, 8:51 PM
Kibbutz Shabbat: Students, Seculars and Rabbis Too

Kibbutz Shabbat: Students, Seculars and Rabbis Too

Chief Rabbi Yona Metzger came to spend a unique Shabbat celebrating secular-kibbutz Bar Mitzvahs – with unexpected resultsHillel Fendel, 1/10/2013, 8:05 PM
Torah Scroll Placed in Kibbutz

Torah Scroll Placed in Kibbutz

Torah scroll placed in Kibbutz Geva in northern Israel on the occasion of its 89th anniversary. Elad Benari, 12/29/2010, 1:13 AM
Rosh HaShanah in Secular Kibbutz

Rosh HaShanah in Secular Kibbutz

Special Rosh HaShanah prayer services were held over the holiday in 12 secular towns, some of which have not seen traditional services in decades.Hillel Fendel, 9/12/2010, 6:03 PM
Jews Get First Tefillin

Jews Get First Tefillin

Several dozen secular Jews from around the country gathered in Bnei Brak to put on their own tefillin for the first time - thanks to outreach org.Hillel Fendel, 6/10/2010, 11:23 PM