Brooklyn synagogue vandalized during Rosh Hashanah

Windows of synagogue in Williamsburg broken during Rosh Hashanah services. Police searching for two suspects.Ben Ariel, 10/3/2019, 4:00 AM

Budapest: 750 Jews at Rosh Hashana dinner

'Powerful and unifying' when community stood up to honor IDF soldiers, rabbi says.Ido Ben Porat, 10/2/2019, 5:22 PM

Corbyn blasted for video featuring pro-Hamas activist

UK Labour leader sparks outrage following Rosh Hashanah video including activist who led public Jewish prayer for Hamas terrorists.Ben Ariel, 10/2/2019, 6:40 AM

1,600 treated in Uman over Rosh Hashanah

Tens of thousands of pilgrims visit Uman for Jewish new year.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/1/2019, 10:48 PM

UAE Foreign Minister: Shana Tovah

UAE Foreign Minister joins other world leaders in wishing Jews a happy New Year.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/30/2019, 12:30 AM

Putin wishes Jews a happy New Year

Russian President on Rosh Hashanah: Important to promote the traditions and customs to the youth.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 9/30/2019, 12:05 AM

Watch: British PM vows to defend Jews against anti-Semitism

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson wishes Jewish community a happy New Year.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/29/2019, 11:28 PM

Iran wishes Shana Tova - in Hebrew

Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman tweets Rosh Hashanah greetings in Farsi, English and Hebrew.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/29/2019, 8:57 PM

Trump wishes Jewish community a happy New Year

Trump in Rosh Hashanah statement: We are all reminded of the virtues we can incorporate into our lives to better us as a Nation.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/29/2019, 7:03 PM

Biden pledges 'unshakable commitment' to Israel

Former US Vice President wishes the Jewish people a happy new year in honor of the holiday of Rosh Hashanah.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/29/2019, 6:03 PM

New Year, old challenges

Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur force us to get real with what we truly want.Rabbi Pinchas Winston, 9/29/2019, 5:45 PM

President Trump wishes Jewish community a 'Shana Tovah'

President wishes Shana Tovah on exclusive phone call with Jewish community leaders from Lakewood and beyond.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/29/2019, 3:18 PM

What will the soldiers eat on Rosh Hashanah?

IDF soldiers and commanders will be seated at the holiday table on Erev Rosh Hashanah at bases and posts in the north, south and center.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/29/2019, 6:00 AM

Live: Eve of Rosh Hashana Slichot at the Western Wall

Watch as thousands gather at the Western Wall in Jerusalem for the last day of reciting the prayers of repentance, a day before Rosh HashanaArutz Sheva Staff, 9/29/2019, 12:53 AM

Happy New Year, Jews!

In a heartwarming video, Israel's army wishes Jews around the world a happy New Year.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/28/2019, 9:45 PM

When gefilte fish is more than just a traditional dish

In some poor European countries, gefilte fish is sustenance — and a symbol of Rosh Hashana.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 9/28/2019, 7:55 PM

'The UK is committed to your safety'

British Foreign Secretary sends special message to the Jewish community ahead of Rosh Hashanah.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/28/2019, 12:34 AM

What do the nations of the world wish the State of Israel?

Diplomats from around the world offer their blessings ahead of the Rosh Hashanah holiday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/26/2019, 4:37 PM

About 9 million residents in Israel

Jewish population numbers about 6.744 million (74.2% of total population); Arab population - about 1.907 million (21%).Mordechai Sones, 9/26/2019, 1:56 PM

A child's secret to Teshuva

Rabbi Yitzchak Botton: Take a look at life through the eyes of a child and find the secret to a new and better year.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/25/2019, 10:15 PM

How much apples and honey do Israelis use?

The upcoming apple crop will be about 100,000 tons, Galilee company says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/24/2019, 4:43 PM

Site playing synagogue matchmaker tops 1,100 synagogues

Over 1,100 synagogues offer young Jewish people free High Holidays seats.Marcy Oster, JTA, 9/24/2019, 2:29 PM

NY to up police presence in Jewish neighborhood on Rosh Hashana

New York Police Department vows to increase security for Jewish new year amid rise in anti-Semitic attacks.Marcy Oster/JTA, 9/19/2019, 10:07 PM

'A message of renewal, rebirth, of a beginning'

Watch: Ambassador David Friedman’s remarks for the upcoming Jewish year at the US Embassy annual Rosh Hashana toast.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/12/2019, 11:36 PM

Israel's guide to Rosh Hashanah 2019

Keep your Rosh Hashanah celebrations simple and sweet with these helpful tips and gift ideas from Israel.Rachel Feldman / JWG, 9/5/2019, 7:31 PM

Watch: The sound of Rosh Hashanah

IDF soldiers blow the shofar as the Jewish people welcome Rosh Hashanah.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 9/10/2018, 1:06 AM

Erdogan wishes Jews a Happy New Year

Turkish President extends warm wishes to the Jewish community celebrating Rosh Hashanah in Turkey and around the world.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/9/2018, 10:45 PM

'The IDF operates and the residents live their lives'

IDF Spokesperson: Can the residents feel safer on the eve of the holiday? The answer is clear.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 9/9/2018, 9:16 PM

'Happy Rosh Hashanah', tweets Iranian Foreign Minister

Mohammad Javad Zarif takes to Twitter to wish the Jewish people a Happy New Year, includes photos from Iran synagogue.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/9/2018, 8:07 PM

Trump: Jews' strength and perseverance inspire us all

US President wishes the Jewish people a Happy New Year.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/9/2018, 7:20 PM

Putin meets Chief Rabbi of Russia

Russian President extends greetings to Russian Jews in honor of Rosh Hashanah.Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/9/2018, 7:01 PM

Defense Minister: Israel will be able to celebrate in quiet

Minister Liberman visits soldiers stationed near Bethlehem, thanking soldiers ahead of the holiday. 'We can celebrate thanks to them.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/9/2018, 2:16 PM

Putin: Jewish organizations are active in Russian life

Russian president releases message to Russian Jews ahead of new year, noting 'contribution of Jewish communities in enhancing dialogue.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/9/2018, 12:38 PM

'We continue to maintain the status of the Knesset'

Knesset speaker sums up the past year and blesses citizens for the coming year. 'The Knesset is succeeding - Israelis are succeeding!'Hezki Baruch, 9/9/2018, 12:15 PM

Happy New Year, my dear Jewish People

The Jewish People's existence reminds every human being of the inhumanity of the culture of death. The Jews, killed and persecuted, chose life. Giulio Meotti, 9/9/2018, 11:51 AM

'Residents of the south can be calm'

Southern IDF Commander addresses security threats in north and south, clarifies 'IDF will know how to deal with both arenas.'Mordechai Sones, 9/9/2018, 10:38 AM

US Secretary of State wishes Jews a 'Shana Tova'

'I wish the American Jewish community and our Jewish friends around the world a Happy and Sweet New Year,' Secretary Pompeo tweets.Ido Ben Porat, 9/9/2018, 9:15 AM

Watch: President Rivlin wishes Jews a happy New Year

In Rosh Hashanah greetings, Israel's Pres. Rivlin stresses importance of remembering what the Jewish People have in common with each other.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/8/2018, 9:54 PM

Tashlich at the United Nations

UN Secretary-General and dozens of ambassadors from around the world participate in Tashlich event at the UN headquarters.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/8/2018, 8:21 PM

Netanyahu: We will lead Israel for many more years

Netanyahu toasts the Jewish New Year with Likud activists, criticizes media for failing to cover report which found Israelis are happy.Yoni Kempinski, 9/7/2018, 1:06 AM

Rosh Hashanah: The world is in our hands

Why do we celebrate New Year on the day man was created rather than on the first day of creation? Rabbi Yitzchak Botton on man's purpose.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/6/2018, 2:02 PM

Macron attends pre-Rosh Hashanah ceremony in Paris synagogue

French president visits Great Synagogue, as community leaders lament: 'France, the land of asylum, is becoming a land of exile for Jews.'JTA, 9/5/2018, 5:07 PM

Feminist fury: Humorous video arouses wrath

Video released by Defense Minister ahead of Rosh Hashanah provokes anger by women's organizations who claim he humiliated women.Mordechai Sones, 9/5/2018, 1:12 AM

Ambassador David Friedman toasts Jewish New Year

'Pressure on Iran will continue to mount, and I'm confident this enemy, great challenge of our generation, will enter dustbin of history.'Yoni Kempinski, 9/4/2018, 11:45 PM

Wine from Negohot, honey from Halamish‏‏‏‎

Packages sent to Israel supporters in various regions including New Zealand, China, Papua New Guinea, Europe, North America, and Africa.Mordechai Sones, 9/4/2018, 1:12 AM

Honey for the President - straight from Gaza area communities

For Rosh Hashana, President and wife host beekeepers from Gaza vicinity bearing hyssop, citrus, thyme, cardamom, clover, and avocado honeys.Mordechai Sones, 9/3/2018, 7:04 PM

Rosh Hashanah: Sweetening the judgement with love

Rabbi Yitzchak Botton explains how the seemingly contradictory aspects of joy and judgement are both experienced in one day.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/2/2018, 2:46 PM

Watch: A new version of famous Rosh Hashana song

'Ruach Haniggun' performs High Holidays classic 'Ochila La'el.Tzvi Lev, 8/30/2018, 8:52 PM

Bringing Rosh Hashana to the public

Initiative will enable wider Israeli public to hear the Shofar blasts by holding Rosh Hashana activities in public parks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/30/2018, 8:03 PM

'Rosh Hashanah on the Temple Mount - let no one be absent'

At night, student Temple Mount activists hang notices calling to ascend Temple Mount on Rosh Hashanah. By morning, they were destroyed.Mordechai Sones, 8/30/2018, 1:05 PM

'Stop causing people to hate Shabbat'

MK Eitan Cabel says bridge crisis example of policies causing secular Israelis to dislike Shabbat.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/23/2018, 10:07 PM

Postcards from freedom

Ten stories of 'bound women' morphed into ten illustrations gracing Rosh Hashana greeting cards, part of an initiative by Yad La'isha.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/21/2018, 11:40 AM

Watchdog to probe sudden price hikes on Uman flights

The Israel Antitrust Authority to examine why prices on Uman-bound flights skyrocket preceding the Rosh Hashana holiday.Tzvi Lev, 8/20/2018, 11:34 AM

Watch: Shuli Rand's new music video

Hassidic actor and folk artist pens thoughtful new melody about the upcoming Rosh Hashana holiday.Tzvi Lev, 8/20/2018, 9:30 AM

Defense Ministry will allow yeshiva students to fly to Uman

Following pressure from haredi parties, Defense Minisrry waives ban on overseas flights for haredim avoiding IDF service.Tzvi Lev, 8/16/2018, 10:19 PM

Antwerp Jews get city to refill dried up pond for Rosh Hashanah

Antwerp agrees to fill city pond, aims to reduce risk of anti-Semitic incidents on Jewish New Year.JTA, 8/11/2018, 10:02 PM

New York to hold statewide primary on Rosh Hashanah?

State legislator pushes to delay vote by two days so it doesn't conflict with Jewish holiday.JTA, 1/26/2018, 9:36 AM