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Knesset synagogue to be expanded and renovated

Synagogue in Knesset has been getting overcrowded of late, so Speaker Yuli Edelstein has initiated a renovation project.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/8/2016, 10:00 PM

Torah reading abstained because cantor is Sephardi

Synagogue gabbai closes the Aron Kodesh because the cantor was praying with Sephardic pronunciation.Shoshana Miskin, 5/22/2016, 6:09 PM

'Its a synagogue, church, and mosque all in one'

Joint house of prayer for Muslims, Jews, and Christians to be built in Berlin.David Rosenberg, 5/19/2016, 1:58 PM

'Better to sell to Muslims than to destroy it'

Jerusalem-area rabbi quoted as supporting selling a synagogue to become mosque in time of great need.Haim Lev, 5/2/2016, 8:38 AM

Would-be synagogue bomber attempts suicide

Algerian Muslim immigrant to US in a medically-induced coma after trying to kill himself in prison; claimed guards had 'taunted' him.JTA, 4/18/2016, 10:58 AM

Vandals paint swastika on Australian synagogue

Rabbi pens ‘furious' message after synagogue defaced in Sydney’s eastern suburbs.Shoshana Miskin, 4/4/2016, 10:03 AM

Building a synagogue at Kibbutz Sde Nechemia

Kibbutz Sde Nechemia, in Israel's Hula Valley, working to build a place of worship for its residents.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/4/2016, 3:44 AM

‘Kill the Jews’ painted on Ukrainian synagogue

Anti-Semitic graffiti sprayed on a synagogue in Cherkassy. Local police have opened an investigation.Shoshana Miskin, 3/27/2016, 8:38 PM

Florida synagogue vandalized

Surveillance video captures vandal who threw rocks at North Miami Beach synagogue door, police still in pursuit.Shoshana Miskin, 3/27/2016, 5:46 PM

Synagogue Chic: New H&M ‘Tallit’ women's scarf

Beige and striped scarf with short fringes at the ends receives mixed reviews from Jews worldwide.Shoshana Miskin, 1/7/2016, 4:23 PM

Historic New Jersey synagogue destroyed in fire

Fire consumes Congregation Poile Zedek in New Brunswick, New Jersey. Cause appears to be accidental.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/25/2015, 2:38 AM

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

Synagogue Arson: Books and Tefillin are Undamaged

Employees discovered the fire at the 'rest stop' synagogue just off Highway 6 before it spread into the building.Hezki Baruch, 8/16/2015, 6:44 PM

Watch: Drunken Mob Tries to Storm London Synagogue

Video shows Jewish men fighting off a group of around 20 men who attacked Ahavas Torah Synagogue in Stamford Hill.Ari Soffer, 3/22/2015, 2:11 PM

Terrorists Destroy Synagogue, Take Ezra's Tomb

Systemic destruction of Jewish holy sites in Iraq continues; embargo imposed on local media.Tova Dvorin, 2/13/2015, 9:59 AM

Shots Fired at Paris Synagogue Miss Rabbi

Series of high-profile terror attacks in France continue with automatic gunfire on synagogue office targeting rabbi.Ari Yashar, 12/23/2014, 5:38 PM

'Fashion Show' at Synagogue Slammed

MKs, community members, and religious officials decried what they called a “fashion show” at a Tel Aviv synagogue.Moshe Cohen, 12/17/2014, 8:55 PM

Swedish Rabbi Death Threats after J'lem Massacre

Anonymous note praises 'wonderful' synagogue attack, threatens to burn down Sweden's oldest synagogue with 'pig' rabbi inside.Ari Yashar, 11/21/2014, 11:07 AM

Neo-Nazi Waves Knife Outside Vienna Synagogue

Biker shouts anti-Semitic curses while threatening with a knife outside the capital of Austria, birthplace of Hitler.Ari Yashar, 10/7/2014, 7:40 AM

Synagogue Attendance for Holidays Expected to Grow

Far more Israelis will be in synagogue than at national parks over the three-day Rosh Hashana holiday, says an expert.Yaakov Levi, 9/14/2014, 10:44 PM

Reconstruction Scramble After Fire in TA Synagogue

Holy books, sanctuary destroyed in blaze - but both restoration staff and synagogue officials vow to rebuild by Rosh Hashanah.Yoni Kempinski, Tova Dvorin, 9/10/2014, 10:55 PM

Anti-Semitic Protests Rage in Algeria

Demonstrations over plans to reopen synagogues feature chants against 'Judaization' of Muslim state.AFP, 7/13/2014, 7:07 AM

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

Shooting Attack at Paris Synagogue Thwarted

Two men approach Paris synagogue with AK-47 and handgun, but flee after spotting police.Ari Soffer, 6/15/2014, 2:51 PM

Arsonists Target Two Synagogues Over Shabbat

Deputy Religious Affairs Minister Rabbi Eli Ben-Dahan is demanding police action to deal with two arson incidents.Yosef Berger, 6/1/2014, 7:51 AM

Paris: Jews Stabbed Hours After Brussels Attacks

French Interior Ministry ups security at Jewish sites following stabbing; details still developing.Tova Dvorin, 5/25/2014, 1:59 PM

Rabbis: Time for a Temple Mount Synagogue

Large group of Religious Zionist rabbis from across spectrum ask Prime Minister to establish a synagogue on the Temple Mount.Moshe Cohen, 3/30/2014, 4:42 PM