US: Parents dump hot cooking oil on teen who refused marriage

Muslim immigrants from Iraq abuse daughter for refusing arranged marriage which would have brought the family $20,000.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/26/2018, 10:09 AM

Where is it easiest to register for marriage?

Report shows marriage registration at the Religious Council is easiest in Tel Aviv.Nitzan Keidar, 1/8/2018, 7:59 AM

Knesset to host meeting on pre-marriage education

Advocacy group Together in Happiness to host meeting at Knesset on the importance of pre-marriage education.Yoni Kempinski, 11/8/2017, 1:05 AM

'This is what you'll get with Labor'

Rabbi Haim Navon warns against voting for Labor party, says children are safest growing up with their biological parents.Chana Roberts, 10/18/2017, 9:12 AM

MK: The nuclear family is unsafe for children

Zionist Union MK says children shouldn't be raised by their parents, but by strangers chosen by the government.Tzvi Lev, 10/17/2017, 10:22 AM

Revolution in Tunisia

Tunisian women can now marry non-Muslim men, government rules.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/16/2017, 11:26 PM

What's love got to do with it?

Love, yes, but also hard work.Rabbi Dr. Eliyahu Safran, 9/5/2017, 7:06 PM

Civil marriages? Most Israelis prefer the rabbinate

Poll shows 71% of Israelis - and 60% of centrist Yesh Atid voters - want marriage to remain under the Chief Rabbinate's auspices.Arutz Sheva Staff , 8/16/2017, 1:21 PM

Dutch historians find hidden marriage document of Shoah victims

Marriage certificate of couple who perished in Holocaust found inside chimney in Dutch town.JTA, 8/14/2017, 4:43 PM

Petah Tikvah family court allows pregnant minor to marry

Judge allows 16-year, 11-month old girl to marry her partner. 'I couldn’t find what good would result if I were to prevent the marriage.'Shlomo Pyutrikovsky, 8/10/2017, 10:00 AM

Love won't come later

Should we give up on infatuation for the sake of finding true love? Opinion.Shlomo Pyutrikovsky, 8/7/2017, 6:20 PM

Feminist tells women: don't marry, set conditions for pregnancy

Following revolutionary ruling on child support, Dr. Daphna Hacker tells her followers to stop marrying men. Communes are OK though.Gil Ronen, 7/24/2017, 12:13 AM

Who can perform marriages in Kfar Chabad?

Religious Services Ministry says any qualified rabbi can perform marriages, and no one may prevent them from doing so.Ben Shaul, 7/12/2017, 9:08 AM

Did another Open Orthodox rabbi just open up to intermarriage?

Do these "rabbis" consider themselves above the Torah and the Shulkhan Arukh?Rabbi Avraham Gordimer, 6/25/2017, 5:31 AM

Study shows marriage improves survival rates

British study finds married people more likely to live even if they suffer from diabetes, high blood pressure, and high cholesterol.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/18/2017, 7:07 AM

Political correctness is no substitute for truth

We must show compassion and sensitivity to the person, not the act. Rabbi Dr. Eliyahu Safran, 5/5/2017, 10:11 AM

Sephardic Chief Rabbi: Get married at age 20

Rabbi Yitzhak Yosef tells yeshiva students to ignore deans, marry early.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/3/2017, 3:00 PM

Jewish couple in their 80s die holding hands

Chicago Jewish couple married 69 years die moments apart holding hands.JTA, 4/29/2017, 8:25 PM

Rabbinic group commends VP Mike Pence for remarks on marriage

Pence termed "model example of conduct" by Orthodox rabbinic group, while others call him discriminatory against women.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/9/2017, 6:22 AM

MK marries abroad to avoid Chief Rabbinate

MK Svetlova: 'The only one that was absent from this beautiful ceremony was the Orthodox rabbinate.'JTA, 4/5/2017, 10:48 PM

Rabbinical court works to permit marriage to 'mamzer'

Be'er Sheva rabbis invalidate marriage to erase 'mamzer' status.Eliran Aharon, 3/29/2017, 12:44 PM

Man proposes during Jerusalem Marathon

Finishing his race in the Jerusalem Marathon this morning, man proposes to his running partner.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/17/2017, 1:21 PM

Rabbi: Couples whose ketubas burned cannnot live together

The chief rabbi of Zichron Yaakov said couples whose ketubas were destroyed in the blazes cannot live together until they draw up a new one.JTA, 11/29/2016, 6:30 PM

Desperate man turns to public after ex-wife runs off with kids

"I feel like I have no rights."Gil Ronen, 8/29/2016, 8:08 PM

The state of marriage in Israel

Who is getting married? At what age are Israelis tying the knot? And who is marrying whom?Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/17/2016, 5:18 PM

New Jersey woman loses inheritance for marrying a Jew

A woman who alleged her father disinherited her for marrying a Jewish man lost her appeal in a New Jersey court.JTA, 8/17/2016, 2:36 PM

New rabbinical law limits exorbitant prenuptial agreements

In the wake of divorce complications, the Jerusalem Rabbinical Court issued a new ruling today: no exorbitant prenuptial agreements.Tal Polon, 8/15/2016, 4:28 PM

Watch: Saudi family therapist gives advice on wife beating

Saudi therapist, Khaled Al-Saqaby, claims women's desire for equality causes marital strife.Shoshana Miskin, 4/24/2016, 7:58 PM

Terminally ill man allowed to convert after years of struggle

After years of bureaucratic hardship, couple finally allowed to undergo Orthodox conversion, marry and make Aliyah.Shoshana Miskin, 4/18/2016, 12:08 PM

Make your marriage a priority

Is your marriage vibrant or just tolerable?Learn how to be in a relationship with each other,talk to each other,understand each other.Rabbi Shlomo Slatkin MS,LCPC, 3/25/2016, 10:18 AM

Ministers and marriage?

While on a tour, Minister of Tourism and Samaria Regional Council Head helped a groom-to-be propose to his sweetheart.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/6/2016, 3:37 PM

C.R.I.S.I.S.

Chazaq Shidduch Network will provide updated information to all shul shidduch committees. Stronger networking = more shidduchimRabbi Yoel Schonfeld (promotional content), 3/4/2016, 3:50 PM

Bring More Love and Joy In Your Marriage

10 things Happy Couples Avoid…Avoid negative attitudes .."Date" each other regularly.Laugh...Keep things light and fun.Rabbi Shlomo Slatkin MS,LCPC, 2/25/2016, 10:23 PM

Shidduchim - Singles dating via shadchanim

Look for a shadchan who has found shidduchim for singles similar in hashkafa or background to your child. Keep in touch with the shadchan.Shidduchim 101..Chana, 2/18/2016, 6:29 PM

Stop the complaining: How to overcome negativity

Our complaining builds a wall of negativity around us. Instead of complaining, become solution oriented.Slovie Jungreis-Wolff, 2/11/2016, 8:21 PM

Roommates or Soulmates? Revive Your Marriage

Reignite the spark.Focus on your spouse in a positive and connected way...Express your feelings of love and appreciation daily.MARRIAGE:Rabbi Shlomo Slatkin, 1/29/2016, 8:55 AM

Learning the art of marriage​

My wife and I have known each other for 48 years - but only now, after a medical crisis, have I begun to truly appreciate her.Dr. Harold Goldmeier, 1/25/2016, 4:49 PM

Dash of LOVE - lots of love

How can we preserve the bond of love and friendship to last throughout our marriage?Rav Refael and Adina Ribacoff, 1/22/2016, 11:42 AM

Marriage 911: What is your spouse really feeling?

Get emotionally closer to your spouse; improve your listening skills; seek to understand - and then be understood. Go on a listening tour.Rabbi Simcha and Chaya Feuerman , 1/17/2016, 6:07 PM

Shidduch Coaching: Successful Dating Tips

Social Skills Training and 'Shidduch Coaching', can help turn social anxiety and painful rejections into an enjoyable dating experience.Rifka Schonfeld, Director of SOS, 1/7/2016, 1:15 PM

10 habits to build a strong marriage

Infuse NEW ENERGY into your relationship. Be proactive in your love life. Make more time for your spouse. Express your love every day.Slovie Jungreis-Wolff, 1/1/2016, 9:19 AM

MARRIAGE 911: How to become a forgiving person

Do not indulge yourself in toxic thoughts that you must have something and you deserve it - this attitude will bring you much anger.Rabbi Simcha, Chaya Feuerman , 12/24/2015, 9:08 PM

Shidduchim 101

Singles need to look 'well dressed' and 'put together' before they enter into the dating world.Chana/ Shidduchim 101, 12/17/2015, 8:44 AM

MARRIAGE 911:How to Talk About Your Resentment

6 Steps To Bring HAPPINESS and CLOSENESS Into Your MARRIAGE.Rabbi Simcha and Chaya Feuerman, 12/10/2015, 11:31 PM

Finding and keeping your 'bashert'

How to avoid the Dating Game Mistakes.Rabbi BenTzion Shafier/SHMUZ, 12/2/2015, 2:50 PM

Marriage 911: Letting go of resentments and revenge

Change revenge into forgiveness.Rabbi Simcha and Chaya Feuerman, 11/27/2015, 3:00 PM

Marriage 911: Three secrets revealed (part 1)

Let go of resentments, train yourself to let grudges go - and why 'being fair' is a recipe for disaster.Rabbi Simcha and Chaya Feuerman, 11/19/2015, 10:02 AM

5 tips to help you find your soulmate

A few thoughts on how to navigate the dating scene.Slovie Jungreis-Wolff, 11/15/2015, 8:09 AM

Marriage 911

Don't ignore your fears - confront them.Rabbi Simcha and Chaya Feuerman, 11/11/2015, 8:24 AM

PA Allows Its First Woman to Perform Muslim Weddings

Palestinian Authority recognizes Tahrir Hammad as first female qualified marriage officiant.Matt Wanderman, 9/23/2015, 10:34 PM

Rabbinate Cracks Down After Transgender Marriage Gaffe

After Rabbinate fooled into marrying a woman to a transgender man, Religion Ministry demands computerized background testing.Hezki Baruch, 6/28/2015, 7:56 AM

Rabbinical Courts: 'Gett' Movie Demonizes Us

Batei Din offer a harsh review of the film 'Gett', which they compare to the libelous 'Jenin, Jenin.'Gil Ronen, 3/4/2015, 1:08 PM

Could a New 'Halakhic Pre-nup' Help 'Chained' Women?

Tzohar rabbinical organization reveals groundbreaking new legal initiative to help solve the 'agunah' crisis.Gedalyah Reback, 3/2/2015, 10:30 AM

MK: Change Law Threatening Prison for 'Off Record' Marriages

An MK seeks to change a law which threatens prison for Israelis who don't tell the Rabbinate they are married.Yaakov Levi, 11/30/2014, 3:52 PM

A 'Unique' Year of Religion and State in Israel

Rabbi Stav of the Tzohar organization tells Arutz Sheva about weighty religious bills and thirst for Jewish identity in Israel.Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 9/29/2014, 9:51 AM

IDF Hero from Operation Protective Edge Engaged

Lt. Eitan, who crawled into a Hamas tunnel to retrieve the body of IDF officer Hadar Goldin, is reportedly engaged.Moshe Cohen, 9/22/2014, 12:44 PM

Chief Rabbi Lau Helps Free 'Chained' Woman After 14 Years

Ashkenazic Chief Rabbi lauded for breathing 'a new spirit' into the rabbinate, after helping an agunah end her 14-year struggle for divorce.Hillel Fendel, 9/15/2014, 5:36 PM