From a monastery in Sicily to a yeshiva in Jerusalem

From a monastery in Sicily to a yeshiva in Jerusalem

The story one man's spiritual journey from Judaism to Christianity - and back.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/25/2020, 2:31 PM
Moussa and Chanin make it to the Chuppa

Moussa and Chanin make it to the Chuppa

Born to Jewish mothers and Arab fathers, Moshe and Chana were raised as Muslims, but got married as Jews.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/14/2020, 11:14 AM
Circumcision performed for son of woman saved by Yad L'Achim

Circumcision performed for son of woman saved by Yad L'Achim

Anti-assimilation activist group performs circumcision ceremony for young woman saved from Arab boyfriend.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/10/2020, 11:44 AM
Husband's arrest enables Jewish woman rescued by Yad L'Achim to leave safe house

Husband's arrest enables Jewish woman rescued by Yad L'Achim to leave safe house

The team got to Yasmin within 50 minutes and spirited her off to a secret safe house in the south of the country.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/13/2020, 5:55 PM
Israeli court hands Messianic congregation legal victory

Israeli court hands Messianic congregation legal victory

Court orders anti-missionary activists to stay 100 meters away from Messianic congregation in Ashdod.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/2/2020, 9:22 PM
Christian TV channel broadcast in Israel suspended

Christian TV channel broadcast in Israel suspended

Cable and Satellite Broadcasting Council says GodTV's Israeli channel aims to convert Jews to Christianity must be removed pending appeal.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/28/2020, 12:54 PM
Bus driver fired for preaching Christianity to passengers

Bus driver fired for preaching Christianity to passengers

Driver on route in central Israel fired after trying to persuade passengers to convert to Christianity.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/18/2020, 12:20 PM
Chinese cult looking to gain foothold in haredi sector?

Chinese cult looking to gain foothold in haredi sector?

Anti-missionary group warns that Chinese cult which has spread to Israel may be trying to gain a foothold in the haredi community.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/15/2020, 10:10 AM
Missionary activity under cover of coronavirus

Missionary activity under cover of coronavirus

Calls flood Yad L'Achim's hotline over missionaries out every night stuffing mailboxes with material aimed at getting Jews to convert.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/13/2020, 6:20 PM
Synagogues closed, church open

Synagogues closed, church open

Yad L'Achim activists say missionary church continues operating in Ashdod: 'If synagogues are prohibited, no reason to allow church service'Ben Shaul, 4/23/2020, 2:58 PM
Yad L'Achim brings Passover to Jews lost in the Arab world

Yad L'Achim brings Passover to Jews lost in the Arab world

Jews from across the Arabic-speaking world receive Haggadah in Arabic - and even matzah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/13/2020, 2:16 PM
Ex-missionary who returned to Judaism now helps cult victims

Ex-missionary who returned to Judaism now helps cult victims

Man who spent years identifying as Christian now helps other Jews who have fallen into cults, as he had, to understand their mistakes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/8/2020, 1:17 PM
Lighting a Menorah in an enemy state

Lighting a Menorah in an enemy state

Soldier serving in the army of a country hostile to Israel maintains Jewish traditions in secret - at great personal risk.Yad L'Achim, 1/1/2020, 5:42 PM
30 years later: Israeli mother reunited with long-lost son trapped in Gaza

30 years later: Israeli mother reunited with long-lost son trapped in Gaza

Born to an Israeli mother and Arab father, Muhammad grew up in Gaza. At age 30, he did the impossible. This is his story.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/1/2020, 11:18 AM
Jewish school in central Israel holds Christmas celebration

Jewish school in central Israel holds Christmas celebration

Parents protest after Herzliya teacher holds Christmas celebration with students.Michal Levi, 12/18/2019, 11:56 AM
Parent's love prevents Jewish girl from converting to Islam

Parent's love prevents Jewish girl from converting to Islam

Nothing about this passenger was routine. Her journey began 2 years ago in supermarket she worked at, near her home in hareidi neighborhood.Communicated Content, 12/12/2019, 12:25 PM
'It wasn't just my life, the lives of my children were at stake'

'It wasn't just my life, the lives of my children were at stake'

Back home in Israel, she’s terrified to divulge the hell she endured, but safe in NY, Tamar tells all.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/2/2019, 8:08 AM
Missionaries target children in Ashdod

Missionaries target children in Ashdod

Ignoring law, three missionaries try to lure children into accepting booklets on Christianity.Michal Levi, 11/23/2019, 11:43 PM
Yad L'Achim sues Facebook over missionary targeting of minors

Yad L'Achim sues Facebook over missionary targeting of minors

Missionary watchdog group takes social media giant Facebook to court in class-action lawsuit over ads by missionaries targeting children.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/22/2019, 10:53 AM
Yad L'Achim stunning victory as missionary center turned to shul

Yad L'Achim stunning victory as missionary center turned to shul

Let there be light. The new shul, where shemad activities were once carried out.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/7/2019, 2:20 PM
Free Kvittel for Ribnitzer Rebbe's Yahrtzeit through Yad L'Achim

Free Kvittel for Ribnitzer Rebbe's Yahrtzeit through Yad L'Achim

Yad L'Achim has arranged to be able to submit names for tefillah to be delivered to the rebbe's kever today, his Yahrtzeit., 10/23/2019, 7:15 PM
Trying to keep Yom Kippur - in the middle of an Arab village

Trying to keep Yom Kippur - in the middle of an Arab village

Yom Kippur Monologue: After being rescued from an Arab village by Yad L'Achim, Jewish woman recalls struggle to observe Yom Kippur in secretYafit A., 10/8/2019, 1:11 PM
'Shabbat of Return' for women, kids rescued from Arab villages

'Shabbat of Return' for women, kids rescued from Arab villages

Jewish women and children rescued from Arab villages by Yad L'Achim mark their return to the Jewish people with special weekend event.Yad L'Achim, 10/4/2019, 11:20 AM
Jewish woman with an Arab father demands to serve in the IDF

Jewish woman with an Arab father demands to serve in the IDF

Despite having a Jewish mother, A. is registered in Israel as an Arab Muslim. Now she's pushing the IDF to draft her.Yad L'Achim, 9/25/2019, 3:50 PM
Jewish activists to counter missionaries in Uman

Jewish activists to counter missionaries in Uman

Anti-assimilation group to fly in activists to counter missionary work by 'Messianic Jews' in Uman during Rosh Hashannah holiday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/23/2019, 12:44 PM
Hundreds attend 'call to action' against missionary activity

Hundreds attend 'call to action' against missionary activity

Some 350 haredi yeshiva students from the south of the country participate in "call to action" conference organized by Yad L'Achim.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/3/2019, 4:19 PM
Jewish boy at Yad L'Achim camp forced to return to Arab village

Jewish boy at Yad L'Achim camp forced to return to Arab village

Anti-assimilation group holds camp for some 80 children of Jewish mothers and Arab fathers, including one camper still in father's custody.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/14/2019, 5:59 PM
Dr. David Lieberman successful dating advice

Dr. David Lieberman successful dating advice

Watch Dr. David Lieberman: 'My top suggestions for successful dating' in honor of Tu B'Av Together.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/13/2019, 10:12 PM
Mass baptism of Jews in the Galilee prevented at the last minute

Mass baptism of Jews in the Galilee prevented at the last minute

15 students from Tel Aviv yeshiva manage to reach Jews before they board convoy to Kinneret. Baptism ceremony canceled.Ben Shaul, 8/4/2019, 3:00 PM
Warning: Free tour of holy sites - a dangerous missionary ruse

Warning: Free tour of holy sites - a dangerous missionary ruse

Alert civilian notices suspicious ad for free tours, Yad L'Achim confirms: Tour includes chuch, sermons urging conversion.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/24/2019, 1:10 PM
Missionaries in Ashdod caught handing out gifts to children

Missionaries in Ashdod caught handing out gifts to children

Watchdog group warns that missionary movement posing as Jewish 'Beit Hillel' congregation trying to lure children in Ashdod with gifts.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/24/2019, 10:12 AM
Yad L'Achim sends matzos to Jews in Gaza being raised as Arabs

Yad L'Achim sends matzos to Jews in Gaza being raised as Arabs

Anti-assimilation group ensures that children born to Jewish mothers living Gaza Strip are able to celebrate Passover.Sponsored Content, 4/30/2019, 1:59 PM
Jewish youth from Arab village reclaims his heritage

Jewish youth from Arab village reclaims his heritage

Youth raised in Arab village whose Jewish mother died takes another step in reclaiming his heritageSponsored Content, 3/19/2019, 2:47 PM
20 Jewish youths rescued from Arab villages celebrate at Kotel

20 Jewish youths rescued from Arab villages celebrate at Kotel

Youths rescued with their mothers from Arab villages come to Western Wall for special Bar/Bat Mitzvah program organized by Yad L'Achim.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/7/2019, 11:41 AM
Watch: Boy rescued from Arab village puts on tefillin at Kotel

Watch: Boy rescued from Arab village puts on tefillin at Kotel

Two and a half years ago, A. knew he was Jewish but did not speak a word of Hebrew. Now he reads from his Bar Mitzvah Torah portion.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/9/2019, 10:27 PM
Israeli teen raised as a Muslim returns to Judaism

Israeli teen raised as a Muslim returns to Judaism

Young man born to Jewish mother but raised in Arab village returns to Judaism.Mordechai Sones, 12/20/2018, 7:32 PM
Special Erev Yom Kippur prayer services at Jewish holy sites

Special Erev Yom Kippur prayer services at Jewish holy sites

Yad L'Achim to hold series of prayer services at holy sites from Meron to Tomb of Rabbi Levi Yitzchak of Berditchev in Ukraine., 9/18/2018, 9:01 AM
Sharia court in Israel places Jewish girl in Arab custody

Sharia court in Israel places Jewish girl in Arab custody

Anti-assimilation group challenges decision to grant full custody of Israeli Jewish girl to her Arab grandmother, despite mother's protests.David Rosenberg, 9/17/2018, 7:47 AM
Exciting weekend for Yad L'Achim rescuees

Exciting weekend for Yad L'Achim rescuees

They ran from relationships that made their lives miserable; mothers and children rescued from ties with Arabs gather together.In cooperation - Yad L'Achim, 8/23/2018, 11:00 AM
'New Testament' - in Yiddish?

'New Testament' - in Yiddish?

Christian book translated into Yiddish found distributed along street in Jerusalem's 'Mea Shearim' haredi neighborhood.Haim Lev, 6/3/2018, 2:46 PM
'Receiving the Torah twice'

'Receiving the Torah twice'

Yad L’Achim’s Torah Scroll winner receives news ahead of Shavuot holiday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/24/2018, 3:43 PM
'I managed to escape this morning from my Arab husband'

'I managed to escape this morning from my Arab husband'

Jewish woman escapes from Arab husband in PA village on first day of Passover.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/14/2018, 1:43 AM
'Missionary attack on Independence Day'

'Missionary attack on Independence Day'

Anti-missionary group warns against an international missionary campaign in Israel at its height on Independence Day.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/18/2018, 7:41 PM
Yad L'Achim warns of danger to Jewish People

Yad L'Achim warns of danger to Jewish People

Anti-assimilation org warns against Diaspora Ministry report claiming it possible to convert and absorb world masses connected to Judaism.Mordechai Sones, 4/11/2018, 2:41 PM
Missionaries from abroad aiming at Israeli Jews

Missionaries from abroad aiming at Israeli Jews

Seventy missionaries from the US, Canada, and England push Israelis to 'talk' to them in the comfort of their homes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/21/2018, 4:30 PM
Youth raised as Muslim in eastern J'lem discovers he's Jewish

Youth raised as Muslim in eastern J'lem discovers he's Jewish

'Shmulik' dreamt of becoming a 'shahid' - but a meeting with a Jewish plumber changed his life forever.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/31/2018, 9:39 PM
Full circle: Children rescued from Arab village begin new lives

Full circle: Children rescued from Arab village begin new lives

Months after escape from systematic abuse in an Arab village, family rescued from abusive Arab father begin new lives in northern Israel.Mordechai Sones, 1/25/2018, 6:33 PM
Bar mitzvah for boy rescued from Arab village

Bar mitzvah for boy rescued from Arab village

Not an eye remained dry the moment the Bar Mitzvah boy donned his tefillin after being rescued from an Arab village.Mordechai Sones, 11/28/2017, 6:54 PM
'They see our girls as easy prey'

'They see our girls as easy prey'

Yad L'achim activist says Jewish girls are 'easy prey' for Arab men, calls on girls to stop being 'gullible' and accepting free gifts.Gil Ronen, 11/18/2017, 7:14 PM
True identity of 'Rabbi who converted to Christianity' revealed

True identity of 'Rabbi who converted to Christianity' revealed

Anti-missionary organization publishes journal for Jews misled by Christian missionary sects.Mordechai Sones, 9/12/2017, 10:37 PM
Rabbinical Court says 'no' to missionaries

Rabbinical Court says 'no' to missionaries

Tel Aviv Rabbinical Court refuses to approve ceremony for two missionaries wishing to marry.Mordechai Sones, 9/6/2017, 1:30 PM
Jews protest outside 'Messianic Jewish' church in Arad

Jews protest outside 'Messianic Jewish' church in Arad

Mayor and hundreds of residents protest church set up to lure townspeople away from Judaism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/31/2017, 2:02 PM
'Michal was killed because she was a Jew'

'Michal was killed because she was a Jew'

The anti-assimilation group 'Yad L'Achim' blasted the Israel Police's handling of Michal Halimi's murder.Tzvi Lev, 8/2/2017, 3:19 PM
Poll: Majority of Arabs oppose Jewish-Arab intermarriage

Poll: Majority of Arabs oppose Jewish-Arab intermarriage

76% percent of Arabs oppose intermarriage between a Jewish man and Arab woman, 61% oppose intermarriage between a Jewish woman and Arab man.Shlomo Pyutrikovsky, 6/29/2017, 1:04 PM
'Why bring children to a church on the eve of Shavuot?'

'Why bring children to a church on the eve of Shavuot?'

Yad L'Achim demands change in Education Ministry policy after 5th grade class taken to church to learn story of Ruth the Moabite.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/6/2017, 9:51 PM
Boy who grew up as Muslim wraps tefillin for the first time

Boy who grew up as Muslim wraps tefillin for the first time

Woman escapes with her two children from her abusive Arab husband and returns to life as a Jew in Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/25/2017, 2:43 PM
Seder Night in Arab village

Seder Night in Arab village

Women living in southern Arab village connecting to Judaism wished to celebrate proper Passover Seder; Yad L'Achim enlisted for mission.Mordechai Sones, 4/18/2017, 6:37 PM