Ayelet HaShachar

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Historic first: A synagogue in Kibbutz Megiddo

Historic first: A synagogue in Kibbutz Megiddo

After 20 years, Kibbutz Megiddo gets a synagogue. 'This isn't a war, and there won't be a war here,' kibbutz member says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/10/2019 14:05
Court freezes Givat Ze'ev synagogue demolition

Court freezes Givat Ze'ev synagogue demolition

Defense Ministry places caravan at site ahead of expected demolition of Ayelet HaShachar - which could begin Tuesday.Tova Dvorin, 17/11/2015 09:57
State warns of 'bloodshed' if synagogue demolished

State warns of 'bloodshed' if synagogue demolished

Government asks Supreme Court to delay Givat Ze'ev synagogue's demolition by several days to ensure maximum security.Ido Ben-Porat, 16/11/2015 21:07
Compromise reached over Givat Ze'ev synagogue

Compromise reached over Givat Ze'ev synagogue

Ayelet HaShachar synagogue will be demolished - but it will be rebuilt in an adjacent spot within three months.Hezki Baruch, 15/11/2015 12:40
600 meet in solidarity with Givat Ze'ev synagogue

600 meet in solidarity with Givat Ze'ev synagogue

Jews across the religious spectrum sing, dance at Ayelet HaShachar in hopes of demolition being cancelled.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/11/2015 12:32
Senior rabbis unite in open call to save synagogue

Senior rabbis unite in open call to save synagogue

Rabbis from across the political spectrum urge police, politicians to stop destruction of Ayelet HaShachar synagogue in Givat Ze'ev.Tova Dvorin, 11/11/2015 11:08
Givat Ze'ev officials call on Ya'alon to apologize

Givat Ze'ev officials call on Ya'alon to apologize

'This is a great community, a rich community, and Ya'alon is marking our residents,' municipal council head says in special interview.Benny Tucker, 10/11/2015 10:57
Outrage snowballs against Ya'alon

Outrage snowballs against Ya'alon

MKs and Givat Ze'ev synagogue members alike say 'shame on you' to Defense Minister for slandering synagogue.Ido Ben-Porat, 09/11/2015 21:40
Ya'alon rails against 'extremist fanatics'

Ya'alon rails against 'extremist fanatics'

Defense Minister blames nationalist extremists for Duma arson, points fingers at MKs for tensions over synagogue demolition.Ido Ben-Porat, 09/11/2015 18:21
High Court: Destroy synagogue within two weeks

High Court: Destroy synagogue within two weeks

Judges dismiss police request for more time in evacuation to avoid clashes - despite choosing to leave illegal mosques nationwide.Nitsan Keidar, 04/11/2015 18:24
Givat Ze'ev Jews vow: we will not give in

Givat Ze'ev Jews vow: we will not give in

As High Court sends bulldozers to tear down synagogue, residents vow to resist; 'War between jihad and Jews rests on these decisions.'Eliran Aharon, 04/11/2015 14:18
Media frenzy over graffiti on High Court wall

Media frenzy over graffiti on High Court wall

'One does not tear down a synagogue. We want a Jewish state,' someone wrote. The press is running amok.Gil Ronen, 04/11/2015 11:37
'People are willing to commit suicide'

'People are willing to commit suicide'

Hundreds hole up in Givat Ze'ev synagogue that High Court wants razed, prepare for confrontation.Hezki Baruch, 04/11/2015 10:06
Is Ayelet Hashahar synagogue about to be razed?

Is Ayelet Hashahar synagogue about to be razed?

Dozens gather near Givat Ze'ev synagogue; reports that bulldozers are on their way.Gil Ronen, 03/11/2015 23:27
High Court Upholds Synagogue Demolition Orders

High Court Upholds Synagogue Demolition Orders

Justices also hurl accusations at the Givat Ze'ev Local Council rabbi who appealed for synagogue to be saved.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 12/10/2015 22:30
Public Officials Rally Behind Givat Zev Synagogue

Public Officials Rally Behind Givat Zev Synagogue

Sephardic Chief Rabbi, several MKs call to keep synagogue standing despite Supreme Court demolition order.Shimon Cohen, 06/10/2015 08:37
Watch: Emotional Meeting on Kibbutz Beit Hashita

Watch: Emotional Meeting on Kibbutz Beit Hashita

Chief Rabbi visits Kibbutz Beit Hashita and meets Hanoch Albleck, singer of legendary 'Unetane Tokef.'Ido Ben Porat, 09/09/2015 18:48
Child Rocket Victim, 3 Fallen Soldiers, 1 Ceremony

Child Rocket Victim, 3 Fallen Soldiers, 1 Ceremony

Rabbi combines many of Judaism's brightest lights into one special ceremony – this Monday afternoon in the western Negev just outside Gaza.Hillel Fendel, 21/09/2014 21:40
Secular Jordan Valley Town Opens First Synagogue

Secular Jordan Valley Town Opens First Synagogue

Synagogue at Ro'i was dedicated to the memory of the three murdered youths Eyal Yifrach, Gilad Sha'ar, and Naftali Frenkel.Arutz Sheva, 06/07/2014 20:30
Police Want Indictments in Fish Farm Tragedy

Police Want Indictments in Fish Farm Tragedy

Three young men died of electrocution at Ayelet Hashahar in July. Police say this was negligent manslaughter.Gil Ronen, 26/12/2013 20:51
Kibbutz Shabbat: Students, Seculars and Rabbis Too

Kibbutz Shabbat: Students, Seculars and Rabbis Too

Chief Rabbi Yona Metzger came to spend a unique Shabbat celebrating secular-kibbutz Bar Mitzvahs – with unexpected resultsHillel Fendel, 10/01/2013 20:05
Torah Scroll Placed in Kibbutz

Torah Scroll Placed in Kibbutz

Torah scroll placed in Kibbutz Geva in northern Israel on the occasion of its 89th anniversary. Elad Benari, 29/12/2010 01:13
Rosh HaShanah in Secular Kibbutz

Rosh HaShanah in Secular Kibbutz

Special Rosh HaShanah prayer services were held over the holiday in 12 secular towns, some of which have not seen traditional services in decades.Hillel Fendel, 12/09/2010 18:03
Jews Get First Tefillin

Jews Get First Tefillin

Several dozen secular Jews from around the country gathered in Bnei Brak to put on their own tefillin for the first time - thanks to outreach org.Hillel Fendel, 10/06/2010 23:23