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Who called Rabbi Stav & Rabbi Aryeh Stern 'Reform'?

Who called Rabbi Stav & Rabbi Aryeh Stern 'Reform'?

Speaking was Rabbi Cohen, dean of the Hebron yeshiva, while praising Rabbi Ovadya Yosef for his uncompromising stance.Yehonatan Gottlieb, 24/10/2021 18:42
Facebook rejects ads for class teaching how to combat anti-Semitism

Facebook rejects ads for class teaching how to combat anti-Semitism

Multiple ads for the Rohr Jewish Learning Institute's “Outsmarting Antisemitism” were rejected by Facebook over "sensitive social issues."Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/10/2021 19:36
Evangelical Christians living as Orthodox rabbis uncovered

Evangelical Christians living as Orthodox rabbis uncovered

“They don't deny their belief in Jesus," say investigators. Family posed as Jews for years and allegedly performed conversions to Judaism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/10/2021 16:11
The Shabbat Project is rebounding with worldwide celebrations

The Shabbat Project is rebounding with worldwide celebrations

Arutz Sheva speaks to Shabbat Project founder Rabbi Dr. Warren Goldstein about the Shabbat Project's Shabbat experience on October 22-23.Yoni Kempinski, 21/10/2021 16:09
Jewish wedding in the heart of Dubai's desert

Jewish wedding in the heart of Dubai's desert

Russian Chief Rabbi Berel Lazar conducted a Jewish wedding in the heart of Dubai's great desert, with 600 young Jews attending.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/10/2021 13:28
Rabbi Makhlouf Fahima has passed away

Rabbi Makhlouf Fahima has passed away

Rabbi Fahima was the senior rabbi of the North African Jewish community in Israel, and headed the Torah v'Chessed institutions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/10/2021 10:19
Medieval High Holy Day prayer book sells for record $8.3 million at auction

Medieval High Holy Day prayer book sells for record $8.3 million at auction

The 700-year old Luzzatto High Holy Day Mahzor was purchased by an American who has a large collection of medieval Hebrew manuscripts.Dan Verbin, 20/10/2021 20:17
Israel launches unique open space pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai

Israel launches unique open space pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai

Elazar Cohen, Israel Commissioner to Expo 2020 Dubai, speaks to Arutz Sheva about Israel's unique open space pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai.Yoni Kempinski, 20/10/2021 19:12
Anxiety and the need for control

Anxiety and the need for control

Rabbi Manis Friedman: 'G-d runs the world - and you have to let him.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/10/2021 18:25
Alta Fixsler to be buried in Israel

Alta Fixsler to be buried in Israel

"Alta, we wanted you the way you were. You were important, precious and sweet... we will not forget you."Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/10/2021 11:17
A New York family is reunited with an heirloom Bible thought lost in the Holocaust

A New York family is reunited with an heirloom Bible thought lost in the Holocaust

'I realized miracles can happen, it's a new connection for my children and grandchildren,' says Susi Leiter, whose family received heirloom.Andrew Silow-Carroll, JTA, 20/10/2021 08:07
Rachel’s Children Reclamation Foundation (RCRF) remembers ‘Mama Rochel’ on her Yahrzeit

Rachel’s Children Reclamation Foundation (RCRF) remembers ‘Mama Rochel’ on her Yahrzeit

Yahrzeit of Rachel, one of the Jewish foremothers, commemorated with two separate programs, in Jerusalem and in New York.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/10/2021 01:02
Rabbi Cherlow: Removing Alta Fixsler from life support was wrong

Rabbi Cherlow: Removing Alta Fixsler from life support was wrong

Tzohar director Rabbi Yuval Cherlow reacts to decision to take 2-year-old off life support.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/10/2021 17:01
Handwritten works from Elie Wiesel's mysterious teacher opened to the public

Handwritten works from Elie Wiesel's mysterious teacher opened to the public

"Shushani's" true identity remains unknown, though scholars believe his writings contain potentially groundbreaking ideas in Jewish thought.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/10/2021 15:09
In a world turned upside down, the Shabbat Project is back with new energy

In a world turned upside down, the Shabbat Project is back with new energy

Jews in more than 1,500 cities across the globe will celebrate Shabbat together in-person as part of the global Shabbat Project.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/10/2021 10:02
'Everyone with compassion cries tonight together with the bereaved family'

'Everyone with compassion cries tonight together with the bereaved family'

MK Yisrael Eichler comments on death of two-year-old Alta Fixsler who was taken off life support in Britain.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/10/2021 23:28
The Shabbos Project Ushers in Seeach Sod Students

The Shabbos Project Ushers in Seeach Sod Students

Shabbos Project in Jerusalem expands with unique programs designed for students with special needs from Seeach Sod.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/10/2021 19:29
Afghanistan's last Jew on his way to Israel

Afghanistan's last Jew on his way to Israel

Zebulon Simantov, who left Afghanistan several weeks ago, is due to arrive in Israel within a few days.Nissan Tzur, 18/10/2021 11:15
Stop waiting for Mashiach and start bringing him

Stop waiting for Mashiach and start bringing him

'Abraham's mission was to bring the world to recognize and live for Hashem. We, as his descendants, have inherited that mission.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/10/2021 08:41
German translation of Talmud goes online almost 100 years after its completion

German translation of Talmud goes online almost 100 years after its completion

A pioneering German translation of the Talmud, finished in 1935, is now accessible online.Philissa Cramer, Joe Baur/ JTA, 15/10/2021 15:53
ADL CEO: Rising anti-Semitism a ‘clear and present danger’

ADL CEO: Rising anti-Semitism a ‘clear and present danger’

Jonathan Greenblatt warns Malmö International Forum on Holocaust Remembrance and Combating Antisemitism of rising anti-Jewish violence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/10/2021 19:50
2,000 Jews pledge to leave at least 50% of their estate to Jewish causes

2,000 Jews pledge to leave at least 50% of their estate to Jewish causes

2,000 Jews sign pledge to leave at least 50% of their estate to charitable causes that support the Jewish people or the State of Israel.Dan Verbin, 14/10/2021 16:05
Leading rabbi's letters donated to Israel's National Library

Leading rabbi's letters donated to Israel's National Library

Personal letters from the Hazon Ish, legendary leader of haredi Jewry, come to Jerusalem's National Library of Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/10/2021 15:00
What no one told you about Abraham's story

What no one told you about Abraham's story

Rabbi Yitzchak Botton shares a Kabbalistic explanation on Abraham's battle with Nimrod, culminating when Abraham is thrown into a furnace.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/10/2021 13:05
EU plan to fight anti-Semitism ‘not serious,’ Jewish community leaders say

EU plan to fight anti-Semitism ‘not serious,’ Jewish community leaders say

Jewish leaders call out lack of mention of shechita, Brit Milah bans in new Eu plan to combat anti-Semitism.Cnaan Liphshitz/JTA, 13/10/2021 19:24
Creator of iconic Chabad menorah accused of child molestation

Creator of iconic Chabad menorah accused of child molestation

Lawsuit claims that creator of Chabad's iconic menorah sexually abused a young girl dozens of times in the 1990s.Asaf Shalev, JTA, 13/10/2021 13:19
Jim Fleischer, CEO of Jewish fraternity group AEPi, dies at 52

Jim Fleischer, CEO of Jewish fraternity group AEPi, dies at 52

Jim Fleischer, a Canton, Ohio native who served as CEO of the historic Jewish fraternity Alpha Epsilon Pi since June 2018, is dead at 52.Bob Jacob, JTA, 13/10/2021 12:31
This Jewish community is still mourning its Surfside victims

This Jewish community is still mourning its Surfside victims

Venezuela has one of the world’s most tight-knit Jewish communities. They are still mourning their Surfside victims.Orge Castellano, JTA, 13/10/2021 08:19
'We were like dreamers' award granted on Aliyah Day

'We were like dreamers' award granted on Aliyah Day

The “Hayinu Kecholmim” (Like dreamers) Award granted to 3 Olim, Gulieta, David and Dion.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/10/2021 01:11
Holocaust survivor and peace advocate Eddie Jaku dies at 101

Holocaust survivor and peace advocate Eddie Jaku dies at 101

Eddie Jaku, who called himself the "happiest man on earth," was one of the world's oldest authors.Dan Verbin, 12/10/2021 21:38
Australia's largest ever auction of Nazi items denounced by Jewish advocacy group

Australia's largest ever auction of Nazi items denounced by Jewish advocacy group

Anti-Defamation Commission calls sale of swastika adorned items a "perverse price tag on genocide."Dan Verbin, 12/10/2021 20:41
Rabbi Butrimovitz Pleads: “Don’t Let the Englewood Yeshiva Get Washed Away”

Rabbi Butrimovitz Pleads: “Don’t Let the Englewood Yeshiva Get Washed Away”

The storm is long over… but our long road back is just beginning.Sponsored Content, 12/10/2021 10:13
Pfizer CEO: Humbled and honored to be nominated for Genesis Prize

Pfizer CEO: Humbled and honored to be nominated for Genesis Prize

Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla responds to his nomination as a finalist for the so-called "Jewish Nobel".Elad Benari, 12/10/2021 04:37
Meet the Jewish couple funding Christian missionary hospitals in Africa

Meet the Jewish couple funding Christian missionary hospitals in Africa

A Jewish couple explains why they're bankrolling Christian missionary hospitals in Africa.Asaf Shalev, JTA, 10/10/2021 22:14
Neal Sher, Nazi hunter and former AIPAC director, dies at 74

Neal Sher, Nazi hunter and former AIPAC director, dies at 74

US's chief Nazi hunter who established formula leading to deportation of dozens of Nazis has died.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 08/10/2021 11:10
Marking September 11, Orthodox Union honors over 2,000 first responders

Marking September 11, Orthodox Union honors over 2,000 first responders

OU-JLIC college students and young professionals honor first responders 20 years after 9/11.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/10/2021 22:32
How Bnei Torah are Gaining Mastery of Hilchos Bein Adam L’Chaveiro in This Online Program

How Bnei Torah are Gaining Mastery of Hilchos Bein Adam L’Chaveiro in This Online Program

Online program offers Bnei Torah opportunity to master the halachos of issues regarding Bein Adam l'Chaveiro.Sponsored Content, 07/10/2021 09:31
Chicken farm farm special-edition eggs to mark Daf Yomi milestone

Chicken farm farm special-edition eggs to mark Daf Yomi milestone

Israeli chicken farm joins in celebration of completion of Tractate Beizah, which means 'egg.'Shira Hanau/JTA, 06/10/2021 16:48
Dramatic rescue of Jewish woman from Muslim relationship

Dramatic rescue of Jewish woman from Muslim relationship

Yad L'Achim's Paris branch rescued Michelle, brought her to Israel, and started her on a new life, with their ongoing assistance.Yad L'Achim, 06/10/2021 15:03
Cornerstone laid for restoration of historic Russian synagogue

Cornerstone laid for restoration of historic Russian synagogue

The Central Synagogue in Samara, which was once one of the largest and most beautiful synagogues in Europe, is being restored.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/10/2021 19:56
David Schoen, lawyer who defended Trump, to chair Zionist Organization of America

David Schoen, lawyer who defended Trump, to chair Zionist Organization of America

David Schoen, lawyer who defended Trump during impeachment, elected as national chairman of the Zionist Organization of America.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 05/10/2021 07:06
Watch Live: Jewish Federations of North America's General Assembly

Watch Live: Jewish Federations of North America's General Assembly

Watch Live: President Isaac Herzog and Nikki Haley take the stage at the Jewish Federations of North America's General Assembly.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/10/2021 21:08
Rabbi David Bar-Hayim on the Apocrypha

Rabbi David Bar-Hayim on the Apocrypha

Interview with the head of Machon Shilo, Rabbi David Bar-Hayim.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/10/2021 11:39
Longtime dean of Yeshiva of Flatbush dies at 99

Longtime dean of Yeshiva of Flatbush dies at 99

David Eliach, beloved educator who led Yeshivah of Flatbush for decades, dies at 99.Philissa Cramer, JTA, 02/10/2021 19:48
Rabbis: Buy Israeli during shemita, don't strengthen Hamas

Rabbis: Buy Israeli during shemita, don't strengthen Hamas

Leading Religious Zionist rabbis say it is preferable to buy Israeli produce during shemita year than to buy foreign produce.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/09/2021 21:08
Rabbi Moshe Tendler passes away at age 95

Rabbi Moshe Tendler passes away at age 95

Son-in-law of Rabbi Moshe Feinstein and former Yeshiva University professor, Rabbi Moshe Tendler, passes away during Shmini Atzeret.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/09/2021 14:35
Afghanistan's last Jew: 'Don't rely on the US'

Afghanistan's last Jew: 'Don't rely on the US'

'I was in danger every day, I had no choice': Zebulon Simantov, Afghanistan's last Jew, talks about his escape. Will he go back?Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/09/2021 10:57
Bennett prays at Manhattan synagogue, walks to hotel

Bennett prays at Manhattan synagogue, walks to hotel

PM prays at Kehilath Jeshurun synagogue in Manhattan, where he used to pray 20 years ago, on Shmini Atzeret night.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/09/2021 21:28
Chag Sameach from Arutz Sheva!

Chag Sameach from Arutz Sheva!

Wishing a joyous a joyous Shmini Atzeret and Simchat Torah to all our readers. News coverage ends this evening, resumes Saturday evening.Arutz Sheva, 28/09/2021 00:57
UK Jewish group slams Netflix deal with Roald Dahl estate

UK Jewish group slams Netflix deal with Roald Dahl estate

Celebrated British author of "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" was also known for making anti-Semitic remarks.Dan Verbin, Canada, 27/09/2021 21:17
Son of Rebbetzin Malke Bina passes away

Son of Rebbetzin Malke Bina passes away

Moshe Bina, son of founder of Matan Torah Institute for Women and Rabbi Aahron Bina, to be laid to rest today,Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/09/2021 15:48
Jewish security organization opens national command center in Chicago

Jewish security organization opens national command center in Chicago

Network coordinating security for Jewish institutions nationwide, has opened a command center in Chicago to monitor antisemitic threats.Ben Sales, JTA, 27/09/2021 13:05
Durban 4: What's really at stake?

Durban 4: What's really at stake?

With over 19 nations boycotting the Durban conference on racism, many accuse organizers of singling out Israel.i24NEWS, 26/09/2021 11:11
Zebulon Simantov, Afghanistan's last Jew, wants to settle in New York

Zebulon Simantov, Afghanistan's last Jew, wants to settle in New York

Zebulon Simantov finally divorced his wife - and urges Americans not to support either Trump or Biden in the 2024 elections.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/09/2021 22:58
World Jewish Congress to work with Bahrain to promote peace

World Jewish Congress to work with Bahrain to promote peace

World Jewish Congress meets with Bahraini Foreign Minister at the UN to discuss cooperation within the context of the Abraham Accords.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/09/2021 15:09
Mexican Jewish leader targeted with anti-Semitic vandalism, threats to leave town

Mexican Jewish leader targeted with anti-Semitic vandalism, threats to leave town

President of the Jewish community in Merida, Mexico targeted with anti-Semitic vandalism, threatening calls warning him to leave town.Dan Verbin, 23/09/2021 20:09
Chag Sameach from Arutz Sheva!

Chag Sameach from Arutz Sheva!

Wishing a joyous Sukkot holiday to all our readers. News coverage ends this evening, resumes Monday evening.Arutz Sheva, 21/09/2021 01:07