Stolen Torah scrolls recovered - with PA assistance

Five Torah scrolls stolen from Jaffa synagogue found in Hevron. Israeli police say PA authorities aided in recovery of holy items.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/19/2017, 4:35 PM

A guide to living a life of emunah

This week's Dvar Torah is by Rav Avi Goldberg, former Rosh Kollel in Memphis (2008-2011), currently teacher at Himelfarb religious boys' high school in Jerusalem.Torah Mitzion Torani Tzioni Movement, 11/8/2017, 4:28 PM

Can Diaspora Jews connect to Israel without making Aliyah?

Torah MiTzion emissaries prepare for year-long 'shlichut' abroad, teaching Judaism and building bridges between Israeli and Diaspora Jews.Hezki Baruch, 7/17/2017, 11:34 AM

'Terror victim and Zionist emissaries inspired my immigration'

Elie Schiff, who made aliyah after being inspired by terror victim Dafna Meir, shares her story.Hezki Baruch, 7/17/2017, 5:06 AM

Brooklyn yeshiva worker saves life by jumping into safe

Quick-thinking worker jumps into giant safe as it falls so it doesn't crush him.Gary Willig, 7/10/2017, 10:55 PM

Torah scroll dedicated in memory of slain soldier

American family donates new Torah scroll to base of Border Police officer who was murdered in terror attack by Old City of JerusalemArutz Sheva Staff, 7/5/2017, 5:08 PM

Bennett with Torah scroll saved from Holocaust

Education Minister Bennett holds Torah scroll that survived Holocaust, says Holocaust survival testimony to Israel's greatness.Yoni Kempinski, Poland, 4/24/2017, 1:19 PM

Samaria yeshiva gets new Torah scroll

Russian Jews donate new Torah scroll to Chabad yeshiva in Samaria.Ido Ben Porat, 2/6/2017, 3:39 PM

Torah scroll stolen from Lakewood school

Burglars break into Cheder Torah Zev in Lakewood, New Jersey; steal Torah scroll.JTA, 1/31/2017, 2:41 PM

Foreign Ministry welcomes Torah scroll from Bucharest

Foreign Ministry synagogue holds traditional ceremony welcoming Torah scroll from Bucharest.Hezki Baruch, 1/15/2017, 1:05 PM

Bar Mitzvah gift: IDF receives Torah scroll from Connecticut

IDF receives Torah scroll from Connecticut in honor of boy's Bar Mitzvah.Yoni Kempinski, 12/23/2016, 11:12 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

Joy as Torah which survived Holocaust dedicated at Samuel's tomb

Bereaved family dedicates Torah scroll to tomb of Prophet Samuel in memory of holocaust survivor and baby - both named Samuel.Hezki Baruch, 11/7/2016, 1:14 AM

Beit El responds to UNESCO with new Torah scroll

US couple donates Torah scroll to Beit El institutions.Yoni Kempinski, 10/21/2016, 10:27 AM

Torah scroll donated in memory of Hallel Ariel

Torah scroll donated in memory of murdered child Hallel Ariel Hy'd presented to a local synagogue.Yoel Domb, 9/28/2016, 8:46 PM

'Torah Mitzion' - connecting Jewish communities to Israel

Torah MiTzion emissaries seen off by Israeli leaders, rabbis; 'They're bringing the best of Israel... role models of Israeli society.'Eliran Aharon, 7/17/2016, 10:55 PM

6 million Mishnayot in memory of Holocaust victims

6,250,000 Mishnah books were used as part of a special school learning in memory of Holocaust victims and Allied army fighters.Yoni Kempinski, 6/13/2016, 11:41 AM

From Antwerp to Israel: 100-year-old Torah scroll comes home

A Torah that survived the Holocaust was donated to the Shavei Shomron yeshiva in Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/9/2016, 7:15 PM

600 BCE inscriptions prove widespread literacy in ancient Israel

Arad fort inscriptions reveal remarkable levels of Jewish literacy in Kingdom of Judah, shedding light on the Bible's ancient roots.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/11/2016, 10:00 PM

Report: Yemeni Jew arrested for saving ancient Torah

Fears are high that Jew still in Yemen has been arrested, and may be suffering torture, after Torah was brought to Israel by immigrants.Ari Yashar, 3/24/2016, 8:45 PM

Torah scroll donated in memory of Shira Banki

A recently restored and mended 150-year-old Torah scroll will enter an Ethiopian synagogue in the Katmonim neighborhood of Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/18/2016, 8:38 PM

'In the past they slaughtered us, now we strike our enemies'

Netanyahu writes last letters of Torah scroll dedicated in memory of fallen IDF soldiers; 'only the bereaved understand the power of life.'Hezki Baruch, 1/14/2016, 7:37 PM

How Many Israelis Read the Torah? You May Be Surprised

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

The Tanakh is Back in Style

Thousands participated in the Tanakh conference in Gush Etzion. Former MK Shuli Muallem: "Bible study is part of our identity as Jews.”Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/20/2015, 11:20 PM

Thousands Attend Annual Tanakh Study Conference in Gush Etzion

More than 7,000 gather at the Herzog College for the annual Tanakh study conference, part of the revival of Tanakh study in Israel.Hezki Baruch, 7/20/2015, 5:44 AM

Watch: Torah Scroll Dedicated in Memory of Murdered Teen

Torah dedication ceremony held in honor of Eyal Yifrah, one of the three teens kidnapped and murdered by terrorists last year.Arutz Sheva Staff , 6/11/2015, 10:36 AM

Pictures: Knesset Unity as Torah Dedicated for Jewish WW2 Vets

In rare and beautiful show of Jewish unity, MKs, leaders from across the spectrum dedicate Torah to Jews who fell fighting Nazism.Ari Soffer, 6/9/2015, 10:33 PM

'Women of the Wall Smuggled Torah to Kotel in Blankets'

Witness reveals she saw WoW smuggle scroll in violation of regulations hidden in a bag, reports police threateningly indifferent.Shimon Cohen, Benny Toker, 6/8/2015, 10:55 PM

Iranian Police Return Stolen Torah to Jewish Community

'Invaluable' Torah scroll was among several ancient manuscripts which 'disappeared' from a synagogue in Shiraz; Jewish MP thanks police.Hillel Fendel, 2/22/2015, 10:23 PM

Torah Scroll - From Holocaust in Romania to IDF Base in Samaria

Joyous ceremony held as Torah scroll that survived the Holocaust paraded to its new home in a Beit El IDF base.Ari Yashar, 10/13/2014, 10:46 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

Defense Minister Takes a Break for a Spiritual Boost

Amid the operation in Gaza, Defense Minister took time to write the first letter in a new Torah scroll dedicated to IDF soldiers.Yoni Kempinski, 7/28/2014, 3:15 AM

American Jew Donates Torah Scroll in Merit of the Three Teens

Anonymous donor sends representative to homes of murdered teens to let the fathers inscribe final letters in dedicated Torah scroll.Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 7/4/2014, 10:37 AM

YU Website Leading in Online Torah Study

YUTorah features over 90,000 lectures (and counting) of Torah lectures from Yeshiva University's faculty., 5/29/2014, 5:43 AM

Torah Scroll Waits for Pollard At Cave of Machpelah

Shaul Halfon dedicated a Torah scroll for Pollard's release three years ago, slams US administration's 'blind hate' of Israel.Benny Toker, Ari Yashar, 4/25/2014, 7:52 AM

Record Number of Rabbis to Graduate from Yeshiva University

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

Unique Sabbath Retreat Brings Emissaries To Memphis

Torah Mitzion holds unique event as part of its program to spread Jewish knowledge and identity worldwide.Ari Yashar, 2/27/2014, 7:05 PM

Torah Scroll Dedicated at Iron Dome Base

Young Israel dedicates scroll in partnership with Berger Fund to base established near Haifa two weeks ago.Ari Yashar, 1/30/2014, 6:31 PM

Jerusalem Councilman Urges Muslims: 'Leave Israel'

Nationalist Aryeh King distributes thousands of fliers to Muslim residents of the capital, explains Torah directives.Ari Yashar, 1/15/2014, 11:23 AM

WoW Deny They Tried to 'Smuggle' Torah Scroll to the Kotel

Group alleges WoW attempted to sneak Torah scroll in duffel bag into Kotel plaza against police regulations; WoW strenuously deny claims.Ari Yashar, 1/2/2014, 10:08 PM

Women of the Wall Upset as Torah Scroll Banned from Kotel

Controversial women’s prayer group allowed in to Kotel, but Torah scroll must remain outside.Maayana Miskin, 1/2/2014, 1:24 PM

Forming a People and Its Leader

Shmot shows Moses' development as a leader. Moshe Kempinski, 12/19/2013, 11:16 AM

Torah Survived Holocaust But Not 'Disengagement'

Two wooden handles of 90 year old German Torah displayed at Katif Center, parchment suddenly blackened shortly after expulsion.Ari Yashar and Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/16/2013, 1:34 PM

Bible Quiz Winner: It’s a Way of Life

Bible quiz winner says he was born and raised on Tanakh studies.Maayana Miskin, 12/4/2013, 1:15 AM

Torah MiTzion: 18 Years of Dedication to World Jewry Honored

Anniversary event held for young, dedicated emissaries who spend several years in communities overseas strengthening Torah and Zionism.R. Sylvetsky, 10/3/2013, 3:59 PM

Chief Rabbis Join PM for Torah Study Session

Sara Netanyahu also joins the study session, marking the start of the fourth annual renewed "Tanakh Cycle."Ari Soffer, 9/18/2013, 12:21 PM

Words of Torah for Rosh Hashana

Lakewood's Rabbi Yitzchak Elbaum shares his insights into the upcoming period of celebration, reflection and repentance.Arutz Sheva, 9/4/2013, 12:20 PM

Weekly Torah Portion: Defeating Evil Instinct

Rabbi Avraham Nissanian of New York, on Parshat Dvarim and our debt of gratitude to G-d.Eliran Aharon, New York, 7/12/2013, 11:15 AM

Torah MiTzion Sends Off Emissaries With a Blessing

Torah MiTzion holds sendoff for 40 new shlichim with a special blessing. Hesder graduates will enhance Religious Zionism the world over.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/12/2013, 6:15 AM

Netanyahu Filmed Scribing Torah at Masada's Ancient Synagogue

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu was filmed this week writing a letter in a Torah scroll atop the ancient Dead Sea fortress of Masada.Hana Julian, 7/11/2013, 11:49 AM

Thousands in Herzog Academy Bible Study Days

Academics, rabbis offer five days of Tanach study, in annual event in Gush Etzion.Arutz Sheva, 7/9/2013, 3:55 AM

Man Drives Car into Torah Procession in London

A London man broke into a Hachnasas Sefer Torah procession this Sunday, driving his car into the Jewish gathering.Rina Tzvi , 6/20/2013, 9:32 AM

'World's Oldest' Torah Scroll Found in Italian Archive

The world's oldest complete Torah scroll, which could be from 12th century, has been found in a university archive in Bologna.Arutz Sheva staff, 5/29/2013, 7:17 PM

Bennett: Hareidim Are Our Brothers, Not Our Enemies

Jewish Home chairman Naftali Bennett said that his party was committed to ensuring that all who wanted to would be able to learn Torah.David Lev, 2/4/2013, 10:02 PM

Jewish Home MK: I Spent More Years Learning Torah Than Shas MK's

Jewish Home MKs begin speaking, criticizing Shas for its long-time dismissal of Religious Zionism as being "less religious".David Lev, 2/4/2013, 9:15 PM