What is the pandemic telling us?

What is the pandemic telling us?

When troubles occur, the Torah advises us to take advantage of them to examine our actions. This plague forced the world to look inward.Rabbi Eliezer Melamed, 10/17/2020, 8:43 PM
Prayer between the walls

Prayer between the walls

On the prayers born out of our seclusion in our homes, and the act of praying against the wall.Dr. Yair Lipshitz, 7/1/2020, 7:16 PM
Bet El Yeshiva Offers Kaddish Service in Israel

Bet El Yeshiva Offers Kaddish Service in Israel

Staff from the Bet El Yeshiva are offering to say Kaddish in Israel on behalf of anyone in need.Sharona Cohen, 6/4/2020, 8:30 PM
When can the performance of a great mitzva bring our people into disrepute?

When can the performance of a great mitzva bring our people into disrepute?

Sacntifying G-d's Name and desecrating His Name are sometimes a hairsbreadth apart.UK Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis, 5/8/2020, 3:30 PM
Western Wall Plaza subdivided to accommodate several prayer groups

Western Wall Plaza subdivided to accommodate several prayer groups

Three prayers daily held at Western Wall plaza according to new instructions separating minyanim to maintain distance between worshipers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/20/2020, 4:40 PM
You can still give your loved one the gift of Kaddish

You can still give your loved one the gift of Kaddish

Grieving family wonders, why should my loved one be denied the special aliyah of Kaddish?Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/7/2020, 8:45 PM
Rabbi Chaim Druckman: 'No reason not to pray with minyan'

Rabbi Chaim Druckman: 'No reason not to pray with minyan'

'We needn't be more strict than Health Ministry directives when it comes to religious matters.'Mordechai Sones, 3/23/2020, 7:26 PM
Italy: Communal prayer becomes prohibited in some areas

Italy: Communal prayer becomes prohibited in some areas

Italian Jewish life in danger as result of COVID-19 spread, following new government ban on gatherings in some areas, including religious.Mordechai Sones, 2/25/2020, 9:19 PM
70 secular kibbutzim want Yom Kippur prayers

70 secular kibbutzim want Yom Kippur prayers

70 secular kibbutzim and moshavim (cooperative villages) have requested organized communal prayers on Yom Kippur.Yoel Domb, 10/5/2016, 5:53 PM
Chief Rabbi: No to Bothersome Airplane Prayers

Chief Rabbi: No to Bothersome Airplane Prayers

Chief Rabbi Yitzchak Yosef warns against causing a nuisance with Jewish prayers on airplanes.Maayana Miskin, 9/10/2013, 7:44 PM
IDF Bases Get 'Special Forces’ for Holiday Prayers

IDF Bases Get 'Special Forces’ for Holiday Prayers

IDF bases are being beefed up with “Special Forces” of yeshiva students who will blow the shofar and help lead High Holiday prayers. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 8/22/2012, 8:47 AM