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1 hr ago | Jerusalem Post
'Even if you compare our celebration to the haredim, there's not much of a difference - we all drink, dress up, dance and give gifts to the poor,' says one costumed participant.
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4 hrs ago | The Straits Times
Ultra-Orthodox Jews read the Book of Esther near dressed up children at a synagogue in Jerusalem on March 16, 2014 during the feast of Purim.
9 hrs ago | Catholic World News
The head of the Russian Orthodox Church paid tribute to Pope Francis in a statement issued on the first anniversary of his election.
In late January, I had the opportunity to twice attend Holy Eucharist at Saint Bartholomew's Episcopal Church in New York City on Park Avenue.
The Cathedral Church of the Nativity of the Theotokos is the largest Serbian Orthodox church in Sarajevo and one of the largest in the Balkans.
A new synagogue to be built in Boca Raton is planning a unique attraction: a museum of the history and peoples of Israel, with interactive exhibits, an outdoor playground and a three-dimensional model of the Jewish nation.
Jewish law, halacha, states it is permitted, acceptable for women to read the megillah for other women and that they fulfill halachic obligation in so doing.
Almost two weeks ago, hundreds of thousands of haredim took to the streets in Jerusalem to protest the Shaked Committee's discussion to impose criminal sanctions for draft evaders in proposed legislation for haredi conscription.
For many years problems of conversion to Judaism in Israel were considered to be the concern only of non-Orthodox movements.
Local Anglicans who separated from the Episcopal Church in 2012 approved a resolution Saturday accepting a new provisional oversight that gives them a formal ecclesiastical connection to the global Anglican Communion.
More than 300,000 Haredim demonstrate against Israel's new conscription legislation in central Jerusalem on March 2, 2014.
MARCH 07: Members of an Orthodox church participate in a prayer vigil outside of a Russian military checkpoint near a Ukrainian Air-force base that has been seized by the Russians on March 7, 2014 in Belbek, Ukraine.
A year into Netanyahu's government, it's Lapid whose agenda is being implemented.
It's 3 a.m. I have an 8 a.m. deadline and there are so many things happening in the news right now that I can write about.
An Assembly of the Primates of the local Orthodox Churches, meeting March 6-9, 2014 in Istanbul, has agreed to convene a Pan-Orthodox council.
CRIMEA2 TP UKRAINE - CRIMEA January 31, 2004. Monument to the Fallen Sailor. Created after WWII.