Ukraine to commemorate synagogue destroyed by Nazis in Lviv

Local authorities in Lviv, Ukraine, design monument commemorating synagogue demolished by Nazis.JTA, 3/21/2018, 2:37 PM

Pre-Holocaust synagogue restored as educational center

After the Holocaust decimated its Jewish community, one Hungarian resort town opens restored synagogue as educational center.JTA, 3/21/2018, 7:49 AM

Extremist booted from Bnei Brak synagoge for harassing soldier

Haredi worshipers eject extremist harassing haredi soldier during evening prayers at Bnei Brak synagogue.Michal Levi, 2/7/2018, 11:50 AM

Siberian synagogue returned to Jewish community

Siberian synagogue built by former child soldiers is returned to Jewish community.JTA, 2/1/2018, 8:44 AM

Synagogue hit by Harvey to demolish sanctuary

Houston synagogue flooded during Hurricane Harvey votes to demolish its damaged sanctuary.JTA, 2/1/2018, 8:44 AM

Synagogue attacked in Tunisia

Muslims throw firebombs at Jewish school, syangogue, during protests against Tunisian government.Ido Ben Porat, 1/10/2018, 12:26 PM

Druze firefighter risks his life to save Torah scroll

Druze firefigher Wiam Nevoani jumps into flames to save a Torah scroll from a burning Nahariya synagogue.Chana Roberts, 1/5/2018, 11:19 AM

Mufti blasts opening of new Old City synagogue

Existence of synagogue at Western Wall 'a blatant violation and genuine provocation of the feelings of the Palestinians', says Grand Mufti .Dalit Halevy, 12/21/2017, 6:54 PM

New synagogue inaugurated in Western Wall tunnels

Synagogue will be open to all wishing to study, pray, and connect to the Creator.Mordechai Sones, 12/18/2017, 10:37 PM

Lighting Hanukkah candles at ancient synagogue in Arab town

Har Hevron residents light Hanukkah candles in ancient Eshtemoa synagogue, located in an Arab town.Eliran Aharon, 12/18/2017, 2:11 PM

Synagogue, bookstore, meet about controversial book

New York bookstore, synagogue, discuss anti-Israel children's book 'P is for Palestine,' Book Culture regrets 'misunderstanding content.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/9/2017, 10:52 PM

One of Brazil's oldest synagogues to be rededicated

Sao Paulo congregation rededicates centennial synagogue 100 years after it first opened.JTA, 12/7/2017, 2:37 PM

Vandals break into Virginia synagogue

Man, woman break in to and vandalize Orthodox synagogue in Virginia. 'Whoever did this garbage doesn't represent us,' say locals.JTA, 11/19/2017, 3:36 PM

Racist message spelled out in New Jersey synagogue skylights

Vandals rip out shingles from synagogue roof, write racist messages with them.JTA, 11/8/2017, 9:51 PM

The gold standard for synagogue self-defense

'Community Security Service' has trained over 4,000 volunteers to keep US synagogues, day schools and other Jewish institutions safe.JTA, 11/7/2017, 9:58 AM

Anti-Semitic posters in California portray Jews as rapists

Northern California synagogue vandalized with posters portraying Jews as rapists, using anti-Semitic slurs, and praising Hitler's 'warning'.JTA and Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/5/2017, 3:45 PM

Belarus town opens synagogue for first time in over a century

Marc Chagall’s Belarus hometown celebrates first synagogue opening in a century.JTA, 11/4/2017, 6:22 PM

ISIS operatives accused of planning attack on Indian synagogue

Indian authorities arrest 2 men sent by ISIS to attack synagogue in city of Ahemdabad.JTA, 10/26/2017, 8:16 PM

Swedish synagogue's window shattered by stones

Unidentified vandals throw stones at Malmo synagogue.JTA, 10/24/2017, 3:14 PM

Man threatens to shoot up Miami synagogue

Police ask for public's help in locating man who threatened mass shooting in local synagogue.JTA, 8/30/2017, 4:06 PM

'How can you turn a synagogue into a supermarket?'

Residents of Tel Aviv neighborhood protest, say 'such a thing would never happen to a mosque or church.'Hezki Baruch, 8/30/2017, 11:47 AM

Synagogue sold to developer won't be razed - yet

NY judge blocks demolition of historic Brooklyn synagogue.JTA, 8/30/2017, 11:42 AM

Tel Aviv: Synagogue becomes infiltrators' supermarket

Tel Aviv synagogue closes, building now serves as supermarket for city's infiltrators.Guy Cohen, 8/30/2017, 7:54 AM

Swastika drawn on NY church sharing space with synagogue

Church pastors discover swastika drawn under anti-hate sign.JTA, 8/26/2017, 8:40 PM

WATCH: Special concert in Tel Aviv synagogue

Tel Aviv's Great Synagogue holds special concert with top cantors.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/24/2017, 1:30 PM

Police impersonator arrested trying to enter New York synagogue

Would-be infiltrator flees scene after being asked to show identity.JTA, 8/16/2017, 1:22 PM

Watch: Second anti-Israel protest outside Istanbul synagogue

For the second time in one week, anti-Israel protesters take their anger at Israel's security policies out on their local synagogue.JTA, 7/24/2017, 2:53 PM

Shuttered Bronx synagogue becomes a dumping ground

After Bronx synagogue closes down, neighborhood residents dump trash on the property - then complain to municipality.JTA, 7/24/2017, 10:11 AM

London: Man armed with two knives arrested outside synagogue

Police don't believe incident is terror-related or anti-Semitic in nature.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/16/2017, 9:24 AM

Deputy Defense Minister: Faith is key to protecting Israel

Southern Air Force base inaugurates newly renovated synagogue.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/7/2017, 10:41 AM

Terrorist who planned attack on French synagogue jailed

ISIS-inspired terrorist had planned to 'smoke some Jews' at the Grand Synagogue of Marseille.JTA, 7/5/2017, 10:43 PM

Foundations of synagogue destroyed in 1938 uncovered in Poland

Archaeologists in Western Poland find the foundations of the New Synagogue, which was destroyed in 1938 during Kristallnacht.JTA, 6/8/2017, 3:32 PM

Chabad synagogue vandalized - in Meah Shearim

Sexton finds synagogue trashed, books stolen on Friday night.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/22/2017, 1:08 PM

History through the eyes of a Polish synagogue

A Warsaw synagogue which survived the Holocaust bears testimony to the tragedy that took place.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/14/2017, 1:19 PM

'In two more generations, there won't be any Jews left here'

Former Jewish community president says he asked French government to preserve Paris synagogue since 'no Jews will remain to care for it.'Refael Levi, Paris, 5/6/2017, 9:40 PM

Robbers beat, rob sexton of Flatbush synagogue

Intruders break into, rob, Chabad synagogue in Flatbush, beat and rob caretaker.Haim Lev, 4/17/2017, 11:49 PM

Shvut Rachel: Building a brand-new synagogue

Shvut Rachel community raises money to build permanent synagogue.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/9/2017, 9:56 AM

Netanyahu visits Singapore synagogue

Netanyahu says Singapore and Israel have 'unrivaled spirit,' Singapore Jewish community is a 'human bridge' connecting countries.Chana Roberts, 2/20/2017, 2:13 PM

Suspect arrested in Chicago synagogue vandalism

Man believed responsible for smashing synagogue window, vandalizing building with swastikas arrested.JTA, 2/9/2017, 8:09 PM

Anti-Semite vandalizes Chicago Loop Synagogue

Vandal breaks Chicago synagogue windows, sticks swastikas on front door.Chana Roberts, 2/5/2017, 9:10 AM

Palermo, Sicily, to get first synagogue in 500 years

Roman Catholic Church cedes to Jewish ownership part of a church and monastery complex built atop the ruins of a medieval synagogue.JTA, 1/10/2017, 3:28 AM

Car thieves killed after crashing car into Connecticut Synagogue

Two men involved in a police chase killed after crashing a stolen car into a synagogue in Connecticut early Monday morning.Gary Willig, 1/2/2017, 7:18 PM

Watch: Youth attack people praying in synagogue

Several youth are suspected of entering a Jerusalem synagogue and trying to steal possessions - and then attacking those praying.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/22/2016, 11:31 AM

Arad Vice-Mayor calls on residents to demonstrate at synagogue

In wake of dispute over central Ashkenazi synagogue in Arad, vice mayor Ofer Arzi calls on residents to demonstrate on Shabbat.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/15/2016, 10:47 AM

Arad residents: We want our synagogue back

Arad residents say provocation is result of Gur community's forceful takeover.Chana Roberts, 12/14/2016, 10:41 AM

Torah scroll stolen from Georgia synagogue found destroyed

A Torah scroll taken from a synagogue in the Caucasus republic of Georgia was destroyed.JTA, 12/6/2016, 4:26 AM

Historic Wales synagogue listed for sale

A synagogue identified as the oldest in Wales has been put up for sale for under $375,000.JTA, 11/29/2016, 10:54 PM

Jerusalemite charged with attempted murder in synagogue

33-year old Jerusalem man indicted for attempted murder in a Givat Ze'ev synagogue last week.Yoel Domb, 9/15/2016, 3:36 PM

After 40 years: World's 3rd-largest synagogue returns to Jews

Ten years of efforts bear fruit on behalf of Czech synagogue-turned-museum in city of Pilsen.Hillel Fendel, 9/12/2016, 9:39 PM

A mother looks to build synagogue in her fallen son's honor

Family of Sergeant Oren Noah, who died in operation Protective Edge, trying to raise money to build synagogue to be named after him.Benny Toker, 8/9/2016, 7:26 AM

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 prevented because cantor had Sephardic accent

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

Selling synagogue to Muslims 'better than seeing it desecrated'

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

Terrorist who planned to blow up NYC synagogues 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