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"Doctors' strike - illegitimate"

Rabbi Ido Rachnitz questions the religious legitimacy of the ongoing doctors' strike.Hezki Baruch, 8/11/2016, 11:16 PM

Berland indictment tomorrow

Authorities announce that Rabbi Berland will be indicted tomorrow, after a whirlwind of extended arrests and threats of violence.Michal Levi, 7/28/2016, 11:08 PM

Teacher, leader, guide

Rabbi Mordechai Krauss, who headed Yeshiva Oros Chaim for over 30 years, has passed away.Rachel Kaplan, 6/29/2016, 9:21 AM

The Torah scroll invalidated by the Disengagement

After Gush Katif expulsion Torah was found to be invalid - even though it had been completely valid in its decades of use in Gaza.Eliran Aharon, 3/13/2016, 7:54 PM

A Tu B'shvat Torah for the IDF

Daniel Marks celebrates his dream Bar Mitzvah in moving Torah dedication ceremony at the Shomron Regional Brigade base.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/1/2016, 4:28 PM

How Many Israelis Read the Torah?

No less than 95% of Jews in Israel have a Tanakh in their home, with 68% of the total population revering it as a holy book.Ari Yashar, 7/22/2015, 11:57 AM

Ancient Scroll Discovered in 1970 Deciphered

A Hebrew bible scroll dating to 500 CE, found in Ein Gedi in 1970, has been deciphered for the first time thanks to cutting-edge technology.Eliran Aharon, 7/20/2015, 8:27 PM

Revolutionary Ruling Protects Torah Readers

Ma'ale Adumim rabbi rules that not embarrassing a Torah reader takes precedent over correcting his mistakes.Orly Harari, 7/17/2015, 10:14 AM

Most Secular, Traditional Jews Want to Study Torah

Poll reveals that a majority of Israeli Jews who do not define themselves as 'observant' want to learn more about their roots.Yishai Karov, 2/3/2015, 12:33 PM

Ridley Scott’s 'Exodus': Big Story, Small Picture

The Biblical Balaam knew what has escaped Ridley Scott. Jack Engelhard, 12/15/2014, 8:33 AM

Outrage as Orthodox Service Calls Women to Torah

Community in Shoham starts having female congregants read from Torah, as rabbis and locals note 'this opposes Jewish law.'Nir Har-Zahav, Ari Yashar, 10/31/2014, 10:06 AM

Continuing to Study Torah is 'Part of the Battle'

23rd annual Bible seminars in Gush Etzion take on added meaning as part of 'spiritual battle' against Hamas.Yoni Kempinski and Ari Soffer, 7/29/2014, 7:20 PM

Bringing 'Torah from Sinai' in Time for Shavuot

Naftali Kalfa releases new single weaving words from the Jewish texts with a moving soulful melody.Ari Yashar, 6/9/2014, 10:13 AM

Preparation Underway for Landing Torah on the Moon

European Space Agency confirms it was commissioned to test a capsule meant to carry a Torah scroll to the moon.Gil Ronen, 5/28/2014, 9:45 AM

'The Torah Was Given to Us to Live in this World'

YU President Richard Joel explains why a Torah lifestyle is a balanced and meaningful lifestyle - without giving up on the world at large.Yoni Kempinski and Tova Dvorin, 4/14/2014, 1:36 PM

Record Number of Rabbis Graduate from YU

Dean of US Modern Orthodoxy's flagship rabbinical seminary explains how his boys are bucking the trend of US assimilation rates.Ari Soffer, 3/19/2014, 2:56 PM

Case Closed Against Authors of 'The King's Torah'

Case against authors of "The King's Torah," the book which had msm calling for authors' indictment, has been closed by Att'y General.Rachel Hirshfeld , 5/30/2012, 12:06 AM

NY Jewish Girl Wins National Torah Competition

A 14-year-old Jewish high school girl won her division of the national Torah competition, held last Sunday at Yeshiva University.Rachel Hirshfeld, 5/14/2012, 11:12 AM

Six Torah Scrolls Stolen from Tzfat Synagogue

Chabad rabbis burst into tears on the Sabbath after thieves stole six Torah scrolls from their 160-year-old Tzfat synagogue.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/6/2012, 3:23 PM

PocketTorah App Makes Learning Possible Anywhere

The PocketTorah app provides users with the ability to learn weekly Torah and Haftarah portions anywhere, at any time.Rachel Hirshfeld, 4/17/2012, 10:47 PM

Chabad Gives Children 'The Joy of Torah'

Chabad Youth is running its annual Chumash Celebrations - a program for second graders who are beginning to study the Torah at school.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 11/16/2011, 4:13 AM

Holocaust Torah Scroll in Memory of Fogels

A Torah scroll that survived the Holocaust is being donated in memory of five members of the Fogel family murdered by Arab terrorists. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/13/2011, 12:55 PM

Video: A Return to the Jewish Index of the Bible

Creative Israeli project reprints the five books of the Torah using the original, ancient Jewish division of the chapters.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 10/28/2011, 1:53 PM

Thousands of Children Help Write Torah Scroll

More than 5,000 children in Rehovot, south of Tel Aviv, wrote letters on a new Torah scroll. Many had never seen a Torah scroll.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 9/26/2011, 1:50 PM

Torah Scroll from Ashes of Holocaust to IDF

Young Israel donates 200th Torah scroll to IDF Thursday. Scroll, saved from the ashes of the Holocaust, goes to IDF base near Tel Aviv. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 9/7/2011, 8:17 AM