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200th Torah Scroll Dedicated to the Jewish Army

A restored Torah scroll from the Holocaust was donated to an IDF base near Tel Aviv. It is the 200th scroll donated to the IDF.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 9/9/2011, 6:16 AM

Video: Making Aliyah with a Torah Scroll

Not just people made aliyah with Nefesh B'Nefesh on Tuesday, but also a Torah scroll came to the Holy Land.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 8/17/2011, 2:59 AM

Torah Scroll Placed in Cave of Patriarchs

Yisrael Bareli donated a Torah scroll to be placed in the Cave of Patriarchs in Hevron. Watch a video from the special ceremony.Elad Benari, 8/16/2011, 4:15 AM

Bible Summer Study in Gush Etzion

4300 attend the Herzog College in Gush Etzion's annual Tanakh study days, even Education Min. Saar. Want to study in English? You can.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 8/3/2011, 5:12 AM

Ancient Torah Found in Taibe

An ancient Torah scroll has been found in the Arab city of Taibe. Police are seeking the owner.Maayana Miskin, 7/22/2011, 1:12 PM

Secular Kibbutz Welcomes Torah

Kibbutz Kalia, 37 years old, welcomed its first very own Torah scroll this week, celebrated together by Hassidim, bare-headed Jews and others.Hillel Fendel, 6/16/2011, 12:52 PM

Video: Noahide's Torah Scroll

The completion of the writing of Roger Grattan's Torah scroll took place in Jerusalem. Grattan is the Noahide Sanhedrin Emissary to North America.Yoni Kempinski, 6/6/2011, 11:42 PM

How School Creates Champions

Girls from the 'Amana' school lead the country in their knowledge of Tanach. Teachers explain how.Maayana Miskin, 5/13/2011, 11:16 AM

Torah Study for Captives

Thousands of students conclude a special Torah study project for Jonathan Pollard and Gilad Shalit. 700 of them gather for an exciting ceremony. Elad Benari, 3/29/2011, 5:04 PM

Police Apprehend Judaica Thieves

Three residents of Tiberias arrested for stealing many Judaic objects from a synagogue in Tzfat. Tip-off from a merchant helped catch them.Elad Benari, 2/8/2011, 5:10 AM

Torah for Missing Soldiers

Torah scroll at IDF Tel Aviv base dedicated to kidnapped and missing soldiers. Ashkenazi: IDF will always take care of missing soldiers.Elad Benari, 1/26/2011, 7:48 AM

Torah Dedicated to Peretz Bros.

A Torah scroll was placed in a Givat Ze’ev school in memory of the late Uriel and Eliraz Peretz who died during their IDF service.Elad Benari, 1/7/2011, 5:43 AM

The Oldest 'Human' Teeth?

Professor Natan Aviezer is unfazed by the discovery in a cave in Israel of teeth said to be 400,000 years old and supposedly of a homo sapiens man.David Lev, 1/6/2011, 9:52 PM

Torah Scroll Placed in 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

Police Nab Torah Thieves

The thieves are suspected of breaking into synagogues 17 times. They joined prayers in order to check security arrangements.Gil Ronen, 12/23/2010, 7:45 PM

IDF Gets New Torah on Chanukah

Young Jews from around the world donate 188th Torah scroll to the IDF on Chanukah.Maayana Miskin, 12/12/2010, 5:44 PM

Torah Mitzion's 'Torah of Zion'

"Our job is to enrich Jewish communities worldwide with the Torah of Eretz Yisrael" says Torah MiTzion's Rabbi Boaz Genut of the Zionist Kollels.David Lev, 11/26/2010, 8:27 AM

Hi-Tech Holy Letters in Tzfat

A mega-million dollar center has opened a window to the ancient past in Tzfat to help people understand the ancient art of the Jewish scribe.Chana Ya'ar, 11/3/2010, 3:48 PM

Torah Theft in Arizona Synagogue

A Torah scroll and several other ritual items were stolen this week from an Arizona synagogue, and the women's entrance was smashed.Chana Ya'ar, 10/27/2010, 3:57 PM

Torah Welcomed in Samaria

Hundreds welcome an ornate Torah scroll into the Edot Yisrael synagogue in Shavei Shomron.Gil Ronen, 10/21/2010, 10:05 PM

Torah Scroll Donated to IDF

Young Israel and NCSY donate 187th Torah Scroll to Israeli Defense Forces.Elad Benari, 10/21/2010, 1:13 AM

Bnei Brak Synagogue Fire

Three people were lightly hurt in Vizhnitz Synagogue on Torat Yisrael street.. Electrical malfunction suspected as the cause of the fire.Gil Ronen, 9/23/2010, 11:07 PM

Torahs for the Battlefield

The United States is reporting a shortage of Torah scrolls in the U.S. military, particularly in war zones, where they are needed most.Chana Ya'ar, 9/14/2010, 3:50 PM

Another Rabbi is Arrested

Hundreds of rabbis gathered in Jerusalem last night to protest police intervention in Torah study; a few hours later, another rabbi was arrested.Hillel Fendel, 8/19/2010, 9:40 AM

Rabbis Rally over Police Summons

Leading rabbis convene to protest summons for rabbis who approved book on Torah law. Not all like the book, but defend right to support it.Maayana Miskin, 8/18/2010, 11:14 PM

Elul and the Thirst for Torah

The Elul project teaches Torah to religious, secular students: 'Not just studying Maimonides, but learning like Maimonides.'Maayana Miskin, 8/16/2010, 2:05 PM

Rabbis to Cops: Hands Off Torah

“Torah independence” rally-gathering will be held Wednesday, after police summoned two rabbis for questioning for having endorsed a Halakhic work. Hillel Fendel, 8/15/2010, 1:02 PM

Rabbi Refuses to Be Questioned

The Chief rabbi of Kiryat Arba and Hevron and the son of Shas leader summoned for questioning about The Torah of the King book.Elad Benari, 8/10/2010, 12:37 AM

A Rabbi's Vitamins for the Soul

Breslev teacher Rabbi Lazer Brody begins soulful and inspiring show on Israel National Radio: Lazer Beams.Eli Stutz, 8/4/2010, 2:00 PM

New Torah Scroll in Samaria

A joyous dedication celebration of a new Torah scroll was held in Kiryat Netafim in central Samaria on Sunday, in memory of Izzy Kaplan.Hillel Fendel, 8/2/2010, 3:32 PM

Torah Welcomed Near Hevron

Freeze, you say? New synagogue is dedicated at Mitzpeh Avichai near Kiryat Arba.Gil Ronen and Yoni Kempinski, 7/28/2010, 5:40 PM

High Court Nixes Kollel Stipends

Supreme Court rules that as of the fiscal year 2011, the government may no longer pay the minimal stipends it gives Kollel students.Hillel Fendel, 6/14/2010, 9:38 PM

Can Torah and Science Coexist?

The annual Torah and Science Conference dealt with Shabbat and technology, chemistry and kashrut, Rabbinic literature and scientific knowledgeYoni Kempinski, 3/23/2010, 6:58 AM

Torah, University Study: No Tax

The Knesset has passed a law exempting research grants from income tax – including those given for Torah scholarship.Hillel Fendel, 2/24/2010, 11:44 AM

Torah Dedicated at Outpost

A new Torah scroll was dedicated Sunday at the same outpost in Samaria where the IDF used Arab workers to destroy a sophisticated sheep barn. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/1/2010, 12:33 PM

Torah From Zion in St. Louis

Among the nearly 40 religious-Zionist Torah MiTzion religious core groups around the world, the one in St. Louis is notable in several respects. Hillel Fendel, 1/4/2010, 3:27 PM

Doing Good in Lod

A ray of light amidst the Arab-Jewish tensions, slums, and poverty in Lod is the 14-year-old Gar’in Torani (Torah core group). Leah Abramowitz and Hillel Fendel, 12/14/2009, 12:48 PM

Secular Panic over Torah

Secular media and MKs panicked over the Justice Minister’s call to follow Torah law.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/8/2009, 4:44 PM

Minister Calls: Restore Halakhah

“Let us, step by step, bequeath Torah law to the citizens of Israel; let us turn Halakhah into the State’s compulsory law,” says Yaakov Ne’eman.Hillel Fendel, 12/8/2009, 9:59 AM

Knesset Members to Learn Bible

Jewish studies experts from Hebrew Univesity will give courses to Israeli parliamentarians on the Jewish Bible.Malkah Fleisher, 11/29/2009, 2:37 PM

Officers School's New Synagogue

The IDF Officers School 'Bahad 1' now hosts a new synagogue. Top military brass bring Torah scrolls to their new home.Maayana Miskin, 11/8/2009, 1:58 PM

Video: Gush Katif Torah Scroll

A Torah scroll for the first permanent synagogue to be built for Gush Katif expulsion victims was completed and dedicated in the Negev Desert.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/6/2009, 11:48 PM

The ’Holocaust Survivor’ Torah

A 19th century Torah scroll that was stolen by the Nazis will come to life this Sabbath in a Miami, Florida synagogue. Happy New Year.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 9/18/2009, 2:09 PM

Soldiers Honored with Torah

The hesder yeshiva of Nahariya has decided to honor kidnapped and slain soldiers Eldad Regev and Ehud Goldwasser with a Torah scroll.Maayana Miskin, 9/7/2009, 7:15 AM

Shalit's Scroll at Rachel's Tomb

Worshippers introduce a Torah scroll written in the merit of Gilad Shalit in a festive ceremony at the Tomb of Rachel.Aaron Deutch, IsraelNN TV, 8/27/2009, 1:08 PM

Barak Attends Torah Dedication

Despite calls to uproot Yesha communities, Ehud Barak participated in a Torah dedication at the Muslim Quarter of Jerusalem’s Old City.Avraham Zuroff, 8/10/2009, 7:20 AM

Dancing at JFK with IDF Torah

Seventy high school students danced through Kennedy Airport with a Torah scroll en route to an IDF base.Avraham Zuroff, 8/6/2009, 3:53 PM

Torahs Saved From Theft, Fire

Nine Torah scrolls have been saved in six days: three from a fire and six recovered from Arab thieves.Hillel Fendel, 7/28/2009, 6:07 PM

World First in ‘Sun Valley’

It was an Israel lover’s dream come true: Torah observant investors launched a world first in solar energy near Eilat, Israel's "sun valley."Rochel Sylvetsky, 6/25/2009, 2:13 PM

Weekly Series: Judges Chap. 7

A weekly lecture on the Book of Judges, now that we have completed Joshua. Yehudah Glick, 11/22/2012, 4:41 PM

Judaism and the Beast

How does the Torah relate to animals? How are human beings supposed to treat them? What are the ethical issues involved? Should we eat meat? Rabbi Eliezer Melamed explains this thorny issue.Rabbi Eliezer Melammed, 6/24/2010, 2:29 PM

Ship of Fools, Sin of Spies

This week's Flotilla incident has highlighted a trait of human nature which can be traced back to the Sin of the Spies in this week's Torah portion.Eli Stutz, 6/3/2010, 9:39 AM