Jews at Prayer - Some Reflections

The shameful reactions in Gaza and Europe, in the media and the UN afford us little hope that this is the last atrocity.Rabbi Berel Wein, 11/19/2014, 10:43 PM

Special Prayer in Queens Yeshiva for Abducted Teens

Hundreds pray at emotional event, in show of faith and Jewish unity.Tova Dvorin, 6/23/2014, 10:36 AM

Jerusalem and Tel Aviv United in Prayer

Watch Jews throughout Israel gather to pray for the safe return of the kidnapped teens.Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 6/16/2014, 1:43 PM

Watch: Emotional Prayer in Yeshiva of Kidnapped Boys

Chief Rabbi leads prayer session in national-religious school system, as IDF Chief Rabbi calls on nation to overcome differences and unify.Yoni Kempinski, 6/15/2014, 1:56 PM

National-Religious Schools to Hold Mass Prayer Sunday Morning

Prayer at 11:30am to be held in national-religious schools across Israel for the kidnapped boys' safety; general public encouraged to join.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 6/15/2014, 10:58 AM

Rabbis Organize Mass Prayer Rallies for Missing Yeshiva Students

Chief rabbis, MKs to attend mass prayer rallies at Kotel Saturday and Sunday as Jews gather across Israel to pray for the boys' safety.Tova Dvorin, 6/14/2014, 11:40 PM

At Vatican, Peres Asks: 'Pray for the Peace of Jerusalem'

'Prayer is all-powerful. Let us use it to bring peace to the Middle East and peace to the world,' tweets pope.AFP and Arutz Sheva, 6/8/2014, 7:01 PM

'We Should Counter Terrorism with Construction'

Rabbis, city officials gather at special prayer rally at the murder site of Baruch Mizrahi and call on Netanyahu to stand up for Israel.Eliran Aharon, 4/18/2014, 3:46 PM

Prayer Session for Rain at Western Wall, on Fast of Esther

Chief Ashkenazic Rabbi David Lau announces a mass prayer to end Israel's drought, to coincide with the Fast of Esther.Tova Dvorin , 3/4/2014, 12:29 PM

Rabbi Yehoshua Shapira Changes Stance on Rally

Ramat Gan rabbi who formerly called to take part in hareidi prayer rally changes his stance due to disrespect.Maayana Miskin, 3/2/2014, 2:02 PM

Mass Prayer Rally At Kotel Against 'Kerry's Decrees'

Thousands join prayers asking G-d to strengthen leaders and cancel Kerry plans to establish Arab capital in Jerusalem.Ari Yashar, 1/30/2014, 7:14 PM

Tens of Thousands of Children Pray for Jonathan Pollard

Israeli children across Israel pray for Jonathan Pollard's release, in event coordinated through religious elementary schools.Tova Dvorin, 1/1/2014, 8:32 PM

Video: Thousands Pray for the Recovery of Rabbi Ovadia Yosef

Tens of thousands of people gathered at the Western Wall for a massive prayer rally for the spiritual leader of the Shas party.Arutz Sheva, 9/30/2013, 5:12 AM

Rabbi Describes Yom Kippur in Prison

Rabbi Yekutiel Vizner describes heart-rending prayers of prisoners.Maayana Miskin, 9/15/2013, 8:17 AM

Thousands Gather for Biblical Prayer at Tabernacle Site

Thousands of girls and women gather to pray where the Tabernacle once stood.Maayana Miskin, 8/29/2013, 6:19 PM

Orthodox Jewish Youth Pray for Syria

Israeli youth in the Bnei Akiva program pray for an end to the killing of innocent Syrian civilians.Maayana Miskin, 8/28/2013, 10:08 PM

2,500 Jews Gather to Pray at Joseph's Tomb Overnight

In a show of strength and unity, Jews from across the hareidi and religious-Zionist sectors unite to pray at one of Judaism's holiest sites.Kochava Rozenbaum , 8/21/2013, 3:44 PM

Women of the Wall: We’re 'Liberating' the Kotel

Head of ‘Women of the Wall’ group compares provocation-causing group to soldiers who fought for Jerusalem.Maayana Miskin, 5/10/2013, 2:11 PM

Prayers for Rabbi Yaakov Yosef

Hundreds gather to pray for desperately ill rabbi. Son hopes he will make it to see newborn grandson.Maayana Miskin, 4/9/2013, 9:10 PM

Spontaneous Protest, Prayer at Scene of Rock Attack

Israelis living in Samaria held an unplanned protest at the scene of a near-fatal rock attack, prayed for injured toddler.Maayana Miskin, 3/15/2013, 11:09 AM

Rabbi: Pray that Locusts Do Not Plague Israel

Rabbi sends letter to farmers calling for prayer as locusts threaten crops.Maayana Miskin, 3/6/2013, 8:56 AM

Thousands Unite in Prayer for Rabbi Yaakov Yosef

Despite political tension, hareidi and Zionist religious unite in prayer for ailing rabbi. Maayana Miskin, 3/5/2013, 9:15 AM

Israeli Students Pray for Americans as Hurricane Wreaks Havok

Israeli students in Amit schools prayed for the well-being of Americans as Hurricane Sandy ravaged the east coast.Maayana Miskin, 10/30/2012, 8:08 PM

Countdown to Moshiach: Worldwide Jewish Prayer at 11 A.M. EDT

Jews worldwide will simultaneously be part of a unique worldwide Jewish Prayer for Peace and Moshiach at 5 pm Sunday, 11 am EDT.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 9/23/2012, 2:35 PM

Days of Awe Begin Sunday Evening with the New Year Holiday

"Repentance, prayer and charity will avert evil decrees" and bring each of us closer to what G-d intended for man to be. Shana Tova to all.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/16/2012, 12:32 PM

Sad Celebration as Comatose Bombing Survivor Turns 16

Odelia Nechama was critically wounded in a terrorist attack at 14. Friends, family celebrate her birthday at her bedside. Maayana Miskin, 8/10/2012, 12:00 PM

Israelis Take to the Desert to Cry Out to G-d

Hundreds of Israelis gathered this week for prayers, dancing, and singing in what has become an annual event, called “The Tze'aka,”David Lev, 6/25/2012, 7:38 PM

‘Mini Yom Kippur’ as Jews Fast, Pray for Ulpana

Supporters fast, pray Tuesday in hopes of changing destruction decree. “May He who answered in Beit El answer us.”Maayana Miskin, 6/19/2012, 11:26 AM