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Russia may have the military and economic clout to annex another country's territory, but its propaganda efforts have been foundering spectacularly of late.
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With Passover here, it is a propitious time to address the central issue of the holiday: the Exodus.
9 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News
The first two days of the Passover holiday end Wednesday evening in the Diaspora.
13 hrs ago | New Jersey Jewish News
"I climbed out the window to escape one day," he remembers. His father wasn't too perturbed; he'd been a rebel too, and he went on to become a rabbi.
17 hrs ago | New Jersey Jewish News
As a community, we've tried to apply a number of haphazard patches to this problem, but an important fact remains that simply cannot be overlooked: When a Jewish person falls in love, it's not always with another Jew.
22 hrs ago | Nanaimo Daily News
Police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld says Palestinian rioters hurled stones and firecrackers on Wednesday from atop the compound known to Jews as the Temple Mount, the holiest site in Judaism.
22 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News
As Jews marked the second morning of the Pesach holiday, Muslims rioters marred the day by hurling flares and rocks at police forces on the Temple Mount, Judaism's holiest site.
Oy Vey! He's a nebbish boy from Queens, New York, who loves his Aunt May but feels the weight of the world on his shoulders - of course Spider-Man is Jewish.
Whatever one may think of the actual text of the Haggada, it is undoubtedly an ingenious layout for keeping everyone busy and engaged, even if one might resent the distribution of roles .
Adherents to the Jewish faith began observing Passover at sundown on Tuesday, April 14, and will continue through April 22. Every year the eight-day celebration commemorates the liberation of the ancient Israelites from centuries of slavery in Egypt, as described in the book of Exodus in the Hebrew Scriptures.
There may be nothing more important to the future of the US-Israel relationship than young American Jews.
"There is nothing so secular that it cannot be sacred, and that is one of the deepest messages of the Incarnation."
The Torah's dietary laws of kashrut, and those that instruct the Jew to remove all hametz on Passover and to eat matzot, do not include instructions on whether food is to be cooked or to be roasted.
I sit in a courtroom called up for jury duty. It is a strange day. April 14. Snow is falling.
A table is set for the Seder at Ahavas Chesed synagogue in Mobile, Ala., on March 25, 2013.
A police car is seen at the entrance of the Jewish Community Center after three were killed when a gunman opened fire on April 13, 2014 in Overland Park, Kans.
Rabbi Marc Soloway hugs a baby goat named Sheleg, Hebrew for snow, at the Jewish community co-op farm near his synagogue in Boulder on Thursday.