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 gather 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 public 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

'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

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' at press conference

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

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 residents mobilize for synagogue showdown

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

'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'

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?

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

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 Synagogue Slated for Demolition

Sephardic Chief Rabbi, several MKs call to keep synagogue standing despite Supreme Court demolition order.Shimon Cohen, 10/6/2015, 8:37 AM

Watch: An 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, Three Fallen Soldiers - and One Torah

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

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

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, Secular Kibbutzniks and a Chief Rabbi

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 for the 'Strictly' Non-Observant 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 Kibbutzim

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

Tefillin-Fest for "Getting Stronger" Jews in Bnei Brak

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