Polish court rules eviction from synagogue violated contract

Rabbi evicted from Krakow synagogue must be allowed back, Polish court rules.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 9/27/2019, 7:55 AM

Historic home to Khazars and Cantonists, Astrakhan gets a mikvah

Chabad emissaries Rabbi Yisroel and Deborah Melamed came to revive community that had suffered decades of Soviet oppression.Mordechai Sones, 9/23/2019, 5:41 PM

Chabad support for UTJ party grows

Chabad hasidim give UTJ approximately 10,000 more votes than the party won in April.Michal Levi, 9/18/2019, 6:21 PM

Chabad leaders: Vote for United Torah Judaism party

Leading Chabad rabbis say Lubavitcher Rebbe instructed followers to support the most haredi party.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/12/2019, 10:28 PM

'Don't vote for parties that won't pass electoral threshold'

Chabad rabbinical court publishes letter urging hasidim to vote - and to vote only for parties which are sure to enter Knesset.Chana Roberts, 9/7/2019, 10:47 PM

Jewish groups provide emergency help to Bahamas after hurricane

Jewish groups mobilize to help, after at least 7 confirmed dead in Hurricane Dorian, with death toll expected to rise.Marcy Oster, JTA, 9/4/2019, 7:40 PM

Chabad opens its first center in Rwanda

Chabad of Central Africa opens up branch in Rwanda to serve Jewish humanitarian workers and businesspeople.Marcy Oster, JTA, 9/4/2019, 7:14 AM

Chabad emissaries: 'No one should be alone during a hurricane'

Hurricane Dorian makes its way to Florida coast as Jewish agencies prepare to help community.Marcy Oster, JTA, 9/3/2019, 9:22 AM

Chabad rabbis: Don't throw your vote in the trash

Chabad rabbis urge community to support party which will not give away land, is certain to pass electoral threshold.Hezki Baruch, 8/27/2019, 9:01 AM

Netanyahu's visit to Ukraine inspires Jew to be circumcised

Read the story of the Ukrainian Jew who was so moved by Netanyahu's visit, he underwent circumcision and named himself after Yoni Netanyahu.Shimon Cohen, 8/22/2019, 5:43 PM

Yeshiva student from Be'er Sheva drowns in the Caribbean

21-year-old who volunteered at Chabad House on Cozumel Island in eastern Mexico drowns in the sea.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/21/2019, 12:16 AM

San Francisco-area synagogue fire destroys building

Rabbi saves Torah scrolls as fire destroys Chabad of Tri-Valley's synagogue.Sam Sokol, JTA, 8/16/2019, 8:31 AM

Weekly Tanya Class - the way to enrich your spiritual life

Continuation of Chapter 46, Class #2. For previous classes, click link below.HaRav Shneur Zalman Miliadi, 8/13/2019, 2:19 PM

Vice President Mike Pence visits Poway synagogue

Mike Pence and his wife, Karen, visit Chabad synagogue in southern California targeted by anti-Semitic gunman who murdered one, wounded 3.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 7/12/2019, 5:49 PM

David Friedman receives special Trump Heights Tanya from Chabad

Chabad-Lubavitch movement presents US ambassador with special 'Trump Heights' edition of the Tanya to honor President Trump.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/12/2019, 9:37 AM

Chief Polish rabbi climbs fence of barricaded Krakow synagogue

Police detain chief rabbi, demand he explain attempt to enter synagogue.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 7/5/2019, 7:37 AM

Watch: Chabad hasidim mark 25 years since Rebbe's passing

Chabad Lubavitch hasidim from around Israel gather in Jerusalem to mark a quarter century since the passing of the Lubavitcher Rebbe.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/2/2019, 3:48 PM

Krakow community blocks Chabad synagogue

Dispute leads Krakow Jewish community to hire security guards to block access to synagogue leased by Chabad community.Cnaan Lipshitz/JTA, 7/1/2019, 5:06 PM

Chabad honors Trump with special Golan Heights printing of Tanya

Following naming of Ramat Trump in Golan, Chabad movement prints special 'Trump Heights' edition of its book, the Tanya.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/1/2019, 1:16 PM

Tzipi Hotovely makes state visit to Buenos Aires

Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely visits site of 1994 Jewish center bombing, speaks at Chabad's Women's Night in Argentina.JTA, 6/28/2019, 8:37 AM

Rabbi: 'I don't want people to have guns, but it's a necessity'

Boston's Rabbi Dan Rodkin suggests congregants bring guns to synagogue for protection.Penny Schwartz, JTA, 6/25/2019, 8:39 AM

Breaking with tradition, Israeli Chabad yeshivas ban summer jobs

Chabad yeshivas in Israel ban their students from working in summer camps.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/22/2019, 11:15 PM

Wedding invite of Lubavitcher rebbe found at National Library

Invitation to 1928 wedding of last Lubavitcher rebbe discovered at the National Library of Israel in Jerusalem.Marcy Oster, JTA, 6/5/2019, 9:06 PM

Tanya lecture, your road to spiritual health

Chapter 44 class 5. Previous lectures can be accessed by clicking the link below.HaRav Shneur Zalman Miliadi, 6/4/2019, 9:59 PM

'Terrorist was shooting at me as kids played nearby'

Rabbi Yisroel Goldstein, the rabbi injured in a terrorist attack in San Diego last month, gives a moving speech at a gala event in New York.Sara Rubenstein, 5/31/2019, 11:36 AM

Chief Rabbi of Israel visits Chabad of Poway

Ashkenazic Chief Rabbi David Lau 'moved' by Seeach Sod rep's message to Chabad of Poway.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/27/2019, 11:07 AM

Boston Chabad: Don't be scared of the dark - light a candle

Rabbi whose Chabad center lit on fire twice in past week: 'Our approach is to have open doors. We don't run away from this stuff.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/19/2019, 8:40 AM

Celebrating Shabbat in Poway, a week after the deadly shooting

Jewish community comes together for 'Shabbat of healing' 1 week after deadly shooting at Chabad of Poway.Gabrielle Birkner/JTA, 5/6/2019, 7:18 PM

Chabad to press for moment of silence in schools after shooting

Chabad movement to advocate for mandatory moment of silence in American schools as a method of reducing violence in wake of Poway shooting.Ron Kampeas/JTA, 5/6/2019, 5:17 PM

London kosher food outlet to be named for shooting victim

Brother of shooting victim Eliyahu Moscowitz says he'll name new London kosher food outlet for his slain kosher supervisor.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 4/30/2019, 11:27 AM

Rabbi continued sermon after being shot

Chabad rabbi of congregation where gunman killed one consoled congregants even after being wounded by gunfire.Gary Willig, 4/28/2019, 12:13 PM

One dead, three injured, in San Diego synagogue shooting

Shooting attack at Chabad of Poway claims one life, with 3 others injured. Woman murdered identified as Lori Gilbert Kaye, 60.Chana Roberts, 4/28/2019, 8:22 AM

'Suddenly - light in my eyes, blows, confusion'

Rabbi Shmuel Notik, Chabad emissary in Nairobi, recounts tense moments he and his wife experienced during violent robbery of their home.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/24/2019, 9:02 PM

'They stole everything they found - but didn't hurt the kids'

'Bound, gagged, and beaten.' Chabad rabbi and his wife injured during violent home invasion. 'Tens of thousands of dollars in damages'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/24/2019, 12:24 PM

Kenya: Chabad emissaries assaulted in violent home invasion

Chabad rabbi and his wife assaulted in their Nairobi home during robbery.Michal Levy, 4/24/2019, 11:22 AM

Smotrich to Chabad: Vote for us

'I am sure each and every one of you will know to think behind the screen what the rebbe would want you to put in the ballot box.'Yehonatan Gottlieb, 4/2/2019, 7:04 PM

Arizona police investigating hate symbols at local synagogue

Police investigating after what appears to be swastikas found painted at Chabad of Flagstaff.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/27/2019, 4:55 AM

Leftists crash Chabad event featuring ex-IDF soldier

Anti-Israel Jewish group protests Shabbat speech by former IDF solder at Chabad of University of Texas at Austin.Marcy Oster, JTA, 2/26/2019, 7:40 AM

The prayer written for the Israeli shuttle launch

At the request of a space scientist, local rabbi writes prayer for shuttle launch, space travel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/23/2019, 10:06 PM

Annual forum for dozens of Moscow’s Chabad Shluchim

Forum for Chabad emissaries in Moscow hosts about forty people, each representing a different region of the Russian capital.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/19/2019, 3:45 PM

Chabad synagogue vandalized in Brooklyn

Vandals smash plate glass window of Chabad synagogue in New York City during Sabbath.Marcy Oster, JTA, 2/17/2019, 3:47 PM

Report: Wealthy US donors ready to rescue Netanyahu

Wealthy right-wing donors, rabbis, reportedly teaming up to launch campaign to save Netanyahu and defeat Benny Gantz.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/1/2019, 8:15 AM

Tanya, the road to spiritual health

Chapter 42, class 9. Previous chapters can be accessed by clicking the link below.HaRav Shneur Zalman Miliadi, 1/30/2019, 4:09 PM

Women power: Chabad emissaries gather in New York

More than 3,000 women arrived in New York to participate in the conference of Chabad-Lubavitch women emissaries.Ido Ben Porat, 1/30/2019, 1:12 AM

Seeking a Chabad solution to bring together unmarried young Jews

Chabad has earned the trust of young Jews who need a hand in finding mates. Robert Harris, 1/2/2019, 11:12 PM

Chabad shluchim conference - the Israeli version

Hundreds of Chabad emissaries attend annual national conference at Nir Etzion Hotel for three day, discuss how to prepare for the Messiah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/31/2018, 10:21 PM

Chabad house in Maryland facing demolition files federal lawsuit

Chabad of Towson, Maryland accuses Baltimore County of religious discrimination, defamation in lawsuit amid impending demolition.Marcy Oster, JTA, 12/24/2018, 7:37 AM

Ex-Major Leaguer goes from baseball to prison to Torah study

Former Major League Baseball player Lenny Dykstra said to be attending weekly Torah study classes with Chabad.Marcy Oster, JTA, 12/18/2018, 7:27 AM

New Hampshire town rejects menorah display, citing vandalism

Administrator says town officials not 'comfortable' leaving menorah up for 8 nights, expressing concerns of vandalism and anti-Semitism.JTA, 12/5/2018, 8:56 PM

Watch: Chabad van surprises thousands in Times Square

Chabad hasidim arrived in Manhattan's famous square and delighted the passers-by with Hanukkah songs.Eliran Aharon, New York, 12/4/2018, 12:11 AM

Synagogue in Basel, Switzerland vandalized

Rabbi says community will not be intimidated into cancelling Hanukkah lighting after window smashed during Shabbat services.JTA, 12/3/2018, 5:04 PM

World's largest menorah erected in Manhattan

32-foot, 4,000 pound menorah to be lit on 5th Avenue every night of Hanukkah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/2/2018, 4:16 PM

Maryland Chabad house fighting for its life ahead of demolition

Newly built million-dollar Chabad house in Maryland faces court-ordered demolition - for building too close to the curb.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 11/30/2018, 7:55 AM

For Kislev 19: The Alter Rebbe, the jailer and the New Moon

A story that began with the Alter Rebbe’s devotion to Torah and mitzvot in general, and particularly to the mitzvah of Kiddush Levana...Rabbi Yitzchak Ginsburgh, 11/26/2018, 5:59 PM

Netanyahu dedicates Chabad's 8th mobile mitzvah tank

Netanyahu and his wife attend ceremony to affix a mezuzah in a Chabad mobile mitzvah tank.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/23/2018, 1:22 AM

Miami Beach Chabad-Lubavitch center vandalized

Orthodox Jewish center in southern Florida vandalized with swastika, upside-down cross.JTA, 11/15/2018, 8:01 PM

'Honoring my mother saved my life'

Chabad emissaries visiting Ashkelon after huge rocket barrage astonished by story of man whose life was saved by helping his mother.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/14/2018, 5:14 PM