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23 min ago | Examiner.com

The Kingdom of God Is Here

For most who are persuaded through the influence of Dispensational Premilliennialism, the Watchtower Society and the split eschatological dichotomies of Amillennialism, the kingdom of God lies in ruins.

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4 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

Yadlin: Hamas won't voluntarily demilitarize, IDF must do it for them

Asking Hamas to demilitarize Gaza is like asking a priest to convert to Judaism, former military intelligence head Amos Yadlin said Sunday.

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Related Topix: Religion, Terrorism

9 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

We Live By Miracles that Takes Time to Discover

Until recently the Yom Kippur War was considered miraculous only because of the victory after the initial bad start.

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Related Topix: Israel, Middle East, World News, Religion

10 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

Family of missing IDF soldier declared killed in Gaza to observe mourning period

Oron Shaul's family accepts army's conclusions that ruled out any chance he had survived the attack which killed him and six other comrades.

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Related Topix: World News, Religion

12 hrs ago | Free Republic

The Next Great War

In the July 24 edition of The Wall Street Journal there was a commentary, 'Wanted: Converts to Judaism' by the chancellor of the Jewish Theological Seminary, Arnold M. Eisen.

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16 hrs ago | The Macon Telegraph

This is Viewpoints for Sunday, July 27, 2014

Kudos to the talented cast and directors of “The Wedding Singer” at Macon Little Theater.

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Related Topix: Theater, Wedding, Arts, Religion, US News

20 hrs ago | American Thinker

Why I am Proud to be a Jew

The ongoing existential battle in Israel is a potent reminder that even after the vileness of the Shoah , better known as the Holocaust, there are those people whose sole purpose in life is to annihilate Jews and subsequently destroy Judaism.

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Related Topix: Israel, Middle East, World News, Religion, North America, Canada

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Miami's Community Newspapers

Florida Advocates hosts Dr. Bernd Wollschlaeger, author of 'A German Life'

Dr. Bernd A. Wollschlaeger, the son of a German Nazi tank commander, shared the remarkable story of how he rebelled against his family, converted to Judaism and emigrated to Israel during an inspiring Aventura Marketing Council Chairman's Roundtable luncheon hosted by Florida Advocates, a Private Law Firm.

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The Times of Israel

In Berlin, Al Quds Day marchers steer clear of anti-Semitism

Protesters hold photos of Hezbollah chief Hassan Nasrallah at Al Quds day demonstration in Berlin, July 25, 2014.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Religion

Forward

Jews Leave Alaska for Sunny Israel - Rockets Be Damned

Rebecca Scoggin lived in a lot of places growing up: Juneau, Nome, Fairbanks, Homer, Anchorage.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Alaska, Religion

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Time

This Is Why Religion Is Just a Technology

This is the second of a 10-article series of conversations with transformational leaders who will be storytellers at the BIF10 Collaborative Innovation Summit in Providence, RI, on Sept.

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Related Topix: Providence, RI, Religion

Forward

Ari Goldman Goes From New York Times Journalist To Amateur Cellist

"One of the messages of the book is that you can't wait for brilliance." Spoken by Ari Goldman, veteran journalist for the New York Times, author of four books, including 1992's "The Search for God at Harvard," and my former professor at Columbia Journalism School, these words seemed odd to me - the life lesson I'd taken home from the 10 frantic ... (more)

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Fox News

NY boy has Bar Mitzvah in Polish town his grandfather once fled

There hadn't been a Jewish service in the Zamosc Synagogue since before the Holocaust, until earlier this month when a 13-year-old New York boy came to the city his grandfather fled in 1935 to celebrate his Bar Mitzvah - and honor the struggle of his family.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Poland, Poland, NY, Westchester County, NY, Israel, Middle East, Religion

Religion News Service

COMMENTARY: Obscure no more, world's first woman rabbi receives recognition

The once obscure life and career of Regina Jonas , the world's first woman rabbi, was honored on Thursday at an international gathering of rabbis and lay people at Terezin, the Nazi concentration camp that is better known by its German name , located near Prague in the Czech Republic.

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Related Topix: Christian Music, RNS, Czech Republic, Europe, World News, Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion, Religion, Saint Mary's College of Maryland

WESH-TV

Jonah's tomb destroyed, officials say

If you blink during the video, you might miss the moment an explosion destroys what is said to have been the tomb of Jonah, a key figure in Christianity, Judaism and Islam.

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Related Topix: Explosion, Religion, Iraq, World News, Middle East

The Jewish News Weekly

Pray, take action for Israel and all innocents

An earlier version of this letter was sent via email last week as a Shabbat message to the Congregation Beth El community.

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The Daily Beast

Anti-Hamas, Anti-IDF, Pro-JudaismBy Sally Kohn

Hamas is awful. But how can any faithful Jew look at Israel's disproportionate violence against innocents and defend it? What kind of Jew would I be if I were not horrified by the incredible death and destruction being wrought on the Palestinian people? Faith and history command us to abhor all violence.

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Related Topix: Israel, Middle East, World News, Palestinian Territories, Religion

Examiner.com

Religion and Immigrant Children

It's not a very edifying sight: Adults blocking buses full of children fleeing the poverty and violence of Central America.

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Related Topix: Roman Catholic Church, Religion

Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Jewish News Weekly

back to school | First job as synagogue's youth director a natural fit for rabbi's son

When Jory Gwasdoff landed his first job out of college at a synagogue, it didn't come as any surprise to his parents, who certainly know their way around a congregation.

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Related Topix: Religion, Israel, World News, Middle East, University of Oregon, Family, Kids

The Jersey Journal

New spiritual leader joins Summit synagogue

After a year-long search process, Congregation Beth Hatikvah in Summit welcomes its new rabbi on Aug. 1. Rabbi Hannah Orden, who has served a congregation in New Hampshire for the past six years, will move to Summit with her husband, Don, a social worker.

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Related Topix: Summit, NJ, Life, Holidays, Lughnasadh, Religion, Chatham, NJ, Millburn, NJ

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