Support Torah dedicated families for Pesach

As the coronavirus is affecting many, now is the time to help those dedicated to study Torah in the merit of the Nation of Israel.Echad l'Echad, Yesterday, 10:01 AM

Hungarian Jewish community to supply kosher poultry to Europe

Jewish community of Hungary to supply tens of thousands of packages of poultry to Jewish communities across Europe in response to shortages.Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 10:01 PM

A Taste of Israel in coronavirus-stricken Mt. Sinai Hospital

Israel's Consulate General in NY made a surprise visit to Mount Sinai’s medical staff bringing along Israel's most famous pastries.Consulate General Israel in NY, Thursday, 9:15 PM

Chief Rabbis in wake of COVID-19: Keep this Shabbat

Unprecedented joint call from Chief Rabbis of the world for Jewry to unite this Shabbat as a spiritual response to the coronavirusArutz Sheva, Thursday, 3:46 PM

Rabbi Shmuley Boteach considering libel suit

Article in The Guardian compares characters in TV series to Trump & calls Boteach a 'worldwide shanda.'Arutz Sheva staff, Wednesday, 10:03 AM

What we can do to honor those who have passed

The global Jewish community has looked on with despair, as the names of those whose lives have been taken by COVID-19 circulateSponsored Content, Tuesday, 6:31 PM

Close relatives of Amir Peretz die from coronavirus

2 members of Peretz family in Morocco die after contracting coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 5:56 PM

Western Wall stones disinfected, prayer notes removed for burial

Operation carried out by workers in protective gloves and using disposable implements.Arutz Sheva staff, Tuesday, 2:02 PM

These are the 58 victims from worldwide haredi community

Hamevaser newspaper publishes names and photos of 58 members of haredi communities around the world who died from coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 2:30 AM

Ruling: Bucharest Jews can bury coronavirus dead on Shabbat

Leading rabbi grants heter to bury Jewish coronavirus victims on Shabbat after govt. orders same-day burial or cremation of victims.Marcy Oster/JTA, Monday, 10:56 PM

Monsey stabbing victim succumbs to wounds

Yosef Neumann, who was critically wounded in machete attack during Hanukkah party in December, passes away.Elad Benari, Monday, 6:28 AM

Watch: Live "concert" with Yaakov Shwekey

Join live as the leading Jewish music singer performs from his home in the U.S.Arutz Sheva, Sunday, 7:13 PM

Tzohar and Arutz Sheva online chametz sale

The year we are all isolated and the synagogues are locked - Sell chametz without leaving the home through the Tzohar organization.Tzohar & Arutz Sheva, Sunday, 3:15 PM

Pesach in Natan Sharansky’s prison cell

Amid restrictions ahead of Pesach, former Prisoner of Zion describes the faith that sustained him during his isolation in Soviet prison.Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 8:04 AM

A Kabbalistic Twist on Vayikra

Baruch Gordon looks into why there's a letter smaller than the others in this week's parsha. (Hint: it has to do with the Land of Israel)Sharona Cohen, Saturday, 8:00 PM

'Levinson's death because of brutality of the Iranian regime'

Leaders of Conference of Presidents condemn Iran for death of former FBI agent.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/27/2020, 4:02 AM

Need to Say Kaddish but Don't Have a Minyan?

Students from the Bet El Yeshiva are offering to say Kaddish on behalf of anyone who cannot go to a minyan during this difficult time.Sharona Cohen, 3/27/2020, 12:20 AM

Monsey man with no medical history succumbs to coronavirus

Monsey man succumbs to COVID-19.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/26/2020, 11:09 PM

Live: World Bnei Akiva Musical Hallel prayer

World Bnei Akiva holds special prayer event as world grapples with coronavirus crisis.Arutz Sheva, 3/26/2020, 4:08 PM

Yeshiva students organize global online prayer against Covid-19

"We decided we could try and unite like the people of Israel have never united before.”Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/26/2020, 10:02 AM

Faith and hope through the coronavirus crisis

Rabbi Dov Singer describes finding out he had the coronavirus, being forced to stay in 'coronavirus hotel,' and divine plan behind it all.Uzi Baruch, 3/25/2020, 11:03 PM

Live: Women's mass prayer for redemption and salvation

Watch the special service led by Makor Chaim's Beit Midrash L'Hitchadshut in memory of Lt. David GolovensitzArutz Sheva, 3/25/2020, 4:37 PM

Live: Largest joint prayer against the coronavirus pandemic

Millions of Jews and leading rabbis from Israel and around the world will unite in prayer to stop the coronavirusArutz Sheva, 3/25/2020, 4:33 PM

'A man of Torah and Avodah in heart and soul'

World Bnei Akiva mourns passing of former leader, Yitzhak Stiglitz. 'Thousands worldwide will accompany him from afar.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/25/2020, 2:47 PM

Chief Rabbi, Tzomet head attack ruling permitting virtual Seder

'It's a shame that they misled the public,' said Chief Rabbi Lau in response to letter permitting use of Zoom to conduct a virtual SederArutz Sheva Staff, 3/25/2020, 2:17 PM

Former head of World Bnei Akiva passes away

Yitzhak Stiglitz has passed away at the age of 69. The funeral will take place at Har Hamenuchot cemetery.Arutz Sheva staff, 3/25/2020, 1:48 PM

From National Service in Australia to quarantine in Israel

Arutz Sheva speaks with 6 women who ended their service as Zionist emissaries to the Jewish community of Melbourne due to the coronavirus.Yoni Kempinski, 3/25/2020, 10:26 AM

Senior British rabbi dies of coronavirus

Rabbi Yehuda Yaakov Refson, senior Chabad emissary in city of Leeds, passes away from coronavirus.Cnaan Lipshitz/JTA, 3/24/2020, 8:11 PM

New York: Financial aid for Passover preparations

UJA-Federation of NY announces more than $23 million in grants and loans in response to COVID-19.Nitsan Keidar, 3/24/2020, 5:06 AM

OU: Plenty of kosher for Pesach food despite coronavirus crisis

Supply chain for kosher for Passover food has not been disrupted by the coronavirus crisis, says Orthodox Union kosher certification agency.Marcy Oster/JTA, 3/23/2020, 6:36 PM

American Zionist Movement preliminary results

Results from voting for U.S. representatives to the World Zionist Congress (WZC), the international “parliament of the Jewish people”Arutz Sheva, 3/23/2020, 3:24 PM

2 Orthodox Jews die of coronavirus in London; 1 in Paris

Holocaust survivor in London, headmaster of Jewish girl's school in Paris die of coronavirus.Cnaan Lipshitz/JTA, 3/22/2020, 10:15 PM

FBI report details plans by neo-Nazis to infect Jews, cops

Recently obtained report suggests neo-Nazis and other extremist groups planning to target Jews, cops.Eitan Divinsky, 3/22/2020, 9:13 PM

Chief Rabbi calls for fast day on Wednesday

Rabbi David Lau calls on Jews to fast or take it upon themselves not to speak on erev Rosh Chodesh Nisan in response to coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/22/2020, 8:00 PM

'Resilience' program for Jewish communities around the world

World Union of Orthodox Synagogues and Communities will offer online seminar in conjunction with qualified professionals from Israel.Orli Harari, 3/22/2020, 12:47 PM

'Am Yisrael Chai': A letter to Netanyahu

Family whose sons were among Israelis brought back from Peru in special operation pen thank-you letter.Nitzan Keidar, 3/22/2020, 8:50 AM

China rabbi says synagogue shutdowns shielded congregants

“Throughout all the 13 Chabad houses in China and Hong Kong, not one community member contracted this virus - because they listened.”Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 3/22/2020, 8:18 AM

Chabad emissary dies of coronavirus in France

Rabbi Masoud Touboul, Chabad emissary in France and director of a girls' school, passed away in Paris.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/22/2020, 12:08 AM

Leading religious groups urge community to stay home

Orthodox Jewish groups sign joint statement calling on Jewish community to stay home, comply with health guidelines.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/21/2020, 7:31 PM

Tunisia's Chief Rabbi enters isolation

Synagogues and schools in Djerba closed after one of the members of the community contracts coronavirus.Yoni Kempinski, 3/19/2020, 11:11 PM

24 people make aliyah, go directly into quarantine

24 new olim arrive on Nefesh B'Nefesh flight despite coronavirus crisis, go straight into 2-week isolation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/19/2020, 4:50 PM

Chief Rabbi Harav Yosef rules on Shabbat and weekday prayers

Chief Rabbi and Rishon Letzion Harav Yitzchak Yosef: Synagogues can remain open if no more than ten people gather at one time.Arutz Sheva staff, 3/19/2020, 4:33 PM

Live: Worldwide prayer for the end of the coronavirus

Join prayer session at the Western Wall in Jerusalem for an end to the coronavirus outbreak.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/19/2020, 2:03 PM

Ministry reports: Jews, Israel blamed for coronavirus

A report by the Ministry for Strategic Affairs details anti-Semitic statements made by international figures blaming Jews for pandemic.Arutz Sheva staff, 3/19/2020, 11:00 AM

Watch: Prayers to stop the coronavirus

Tzfat Chief Rabbi Shmuel Eliyahu leads special prayer session to stop the coronavirus outbreak.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/19/2020, 10:26 AM

'Tested for coronavirus? Leave your phone on during Shabbat'

Rabbi Yitzhak Yosef says those who were tested for coronavirus should leave their phones on during Shabbat.Ben Shaul, 3/18/2020, 11:38 PM

The coronavirus pandemic: A spiritual perspective

Rabbi Chaim Richman shares a lesson focusing on the coronavirus pandemic as an opportunity for both individual and global spiritual growth.Rabbi Chaim Richman, 3/18/2020, 8:58 PM

770 completely closed for first time in history

Lubavitch rabbis close Chabad world HQ at 770 Eastern Parkway after coronavirus cases discovered in Crown Heights.Mordechai Sones, 3/18/2020, 12:45 PM

British synagogues close amid coronavirus epidemic

Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis says Torah obligation to protect life transcends other considerations in closing of synagogues throughout BritainGary Willig, 3/17/2020, 11:00 PM

How to deal with coronavirus in a family of over 200?

If a house of more than 200 people is able to cope so successfully, then we all can.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/17/2020, 9:21 AM

Former leader of Milan Jewish community dies of coronavirus

Michele Sciama, former secretary-general of the Jewish Community of Milan, dies of coronavirus at 79.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 3/17/2020, 7:39 AM

Coronavirus 'Kaddish program' helps homebound mourners

Chabad site launches project to help mourners have Kaddish said in a minyan - even if they themselves are in quarantine.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/16/2020, 4:23 PM

Natan Sharansky: 'They're blaming Jews for coronavirus'

Natan Sharansky spoke at online anti-Semitism conference: Accusing Jews of spreading plague is nothing new.Arutz Sheva staff, 3/16/2020, 3:53 PM

'Governments must fight anti-Semitism like other viruses'

World Zionist Organization leader condemns anti-Semitic graffiti in France, urges governments to fight anti-Semitism 'like other viruses.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/16/2020, 1:57 PM

Making Aliyah during the coronavirus pandemic

These are uncertain times. The Jewish Agency for Israel is here to guide you through your Aliyah during the coronavirus pandemic.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/15/2020, 5:06 PM

Jewish heroism in the shadow of the coronavirus

A Jewish family searched for a mohel to carry out their baby boy's brit milah in a corona-infested Ukrainian city.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/12/2020, 11:45 PM

Chief Rabbi: 'Health Ministry guidelines obligatory'

Chief Rabbi Lau issues specific prevention guidelines for maintaining Jewish communal and personal life.Mordechai Sones, 3/12/2020, 12:50 PM