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  1. British Labor Party chief Miliband to walk tightrope on Israel at conference in ManchesterRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    ... appeared when he spent four days with his wife visiting Israel and the Palestinian territories in the days before Passover. His specially crafted speech to Labor Friends of Israel's annual lunch in June gave many in the Jewish community and Israel ...

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  2. Yale professor claims Jesus taught violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    A Yale professor has recently made sensational claims in a paper written to prove that not only was Jesus crucified due to a disciple of his carrying a weapon, but that Jesus arrived in Jerusalem during Passover, looking for a fight. According to Newsweek , professor of religious studies at Yale University, Dale Martin believes that Jesus brought his disciples to Jerusalem for an armed battle to overthrow the Romans during the last Passover of Jesus' life before being crucified.

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  3. 5774 Roundup: Year of Relief and Service for Israel's NeedyRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Jewish Press

    ... emotional hardships. For example, Meir Panim's unique "Kulam B'Seder" campaign links up hosts offering a seat at a Passover Seder to a guest in need. Project coordinator Shalom Cohen reports that most inquiries come from people who feel lonely and ...

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  4. Shavuot and Pentecost: Two feasts convergeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... holiday that commemorates God's giving of the Torah to Moses at Mount Sinai, occurs on the fiftieth day after Passover. Donna Calvin notes that Shavuot means "seven sevens," with the feast occurring seven weeks after Passover or seven Sabbaths. For ...

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  5. Female coach of Y.U. men's team learns Judaism on the jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Times of Israel

    ... the schedule after accepting the job this summer, she realized that the HVIAC playoffs in April were set for Passover. Dauphinais arranged for the conference to delay the tournament and plans to conduct most practices for the postseason before the ...

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  6. Book on Jewish food features intro by Joan RiversRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Star

    ... wish list for the book, they quickly thought of Rivers, a legend among friends and family for her savory, sardonic Passover gatherings. PowerHouse press liaison Abbe Aronson, also a contributor to the book, says she spoke to Rivers in April. The ...

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  7. Rosh Hashana: Reflections on past and future awakeningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Jerusalem Post

    ... Today statistics show that over 56 percent of Israelis light Shabbat candles, over 78% participate in a Passover Seder, 69% maintain kosher homes, 80% say that they believe in God, 65% confirm that the Torah is the Divine book of the Jewish people, ...

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  8. 'The Face in the Reeds' - Quite a Trip- A Passover Seder that is anything but...Read the original story

    Friday Aug 29 | Examiner.com

    ... to Barry, a new 'member of the tribe,' who has become meticulous in following the religion and takes the holiday of Passover quite seriously. The son, about to turn 13 (incidentally, as well as in real life), whose name is Mose, is the central ...

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  9. The WilliesEVEN Popes are FallibleRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2010 | American Reporter

    What? For a family newspaper, the best I can give is an illustration from the great Leo Rosten's English-Yiddish dictionary: "The classic example is the boy who killed both his parents, then threw himself on the mercy of the court because he was an orphan." With Passover drawing near, this may be the perfect time for Luskin to launch her first book, "Into the Wilderness" .

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  10. Exhibition in Jerusalem presents the oldest known manuscript of Jewish prayersRead the original story

    Friday | Art Daily

    ... Babylonian in style and content. A partially preserved Shaharit (morning) prayer for the Sabbath and a Haggadah for Passover appear in this manuscript-making them the earliest attestation of these primary liturgies in the history of Judaism. In ...

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  11. Jewish food book to have intro by RiversRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Times of Israel

    ... wish list for the book, they quickly thought of Rivers, a legend among friends and family for her savory, sardonic Passover gatherings. PowerHouse press liaison Abbe Aronson, also a contributor to the book, says she spoke to Rivers in April. The ...

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  12. How to make matzo, matzoh, matza, matzah balls: L'shanah tovaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | Examiner.com

    ... other name; knaidlach, knadlach, kneidlach, kneydlakh which means dumplings. Matzo balls were initially used during Passover when one could not use leavened bread and the matzo was crushed into meal to make the dumplings. It was early in the 20th ...

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  13. El Al Reunites Parents of Lone Soldiers from a Protective Edgea for Rosh HashanahRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | The Jewish Press

    ... soldiers for many years, offering accommodation especially during the Jewish holidays, including Rosh Hashanah and Passover. "We are supporting the army and soldiers throughout the year," Gonen stated. "We are opening our hotels and our hearts to ...

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  14. 11th Commandment: Thou Shalt Not Settle for bad kosher wineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | The Jewish Journal

    ... table that same night - but we're aiming just a teensy bit higher. Most of us grew up drinking Manischewitz at Passover, and that's where the trouble started. The earliest memories of millions of aspiring Jewish oenophiles were poisoned by this ...

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  15. World's 'oldest known siddur' unveiled in JerusalemRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | The Times of Israel

    ... was provenanced, the siddur contains prayers from the daily morning service, liturgical poems and sections of the Passover Haggadah. He thought it was strange that a prayer book would join three such disparate subjects. He also pointed out the size ...

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  16. rosh hashanah | Flip-flops at shul? Blame Talmud ban on leather shoesRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 18 | The Jewish News Weekly

    Voices from within the Orthodox fold have recently challenged established norms of Jewish life on many fronts: women in religious leadership roles, legumes and rice for Ashkenazis during Passover. But one norm that has escaped popular scrutiny so far is the injunction against wearing leather shoes on Yom Kippur.

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  17. Hamas TV Just Can't Seem to Get Enough of That Jews-Use-Christian-Blood-for-Matzo ThemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | TheBlaze.com

    A Hamas spokesman this summer claimed that Jews use Christian blood to make traditional unleavened matzo bread for the holiday of Passover. Now, a Jordanian politician is circulating the same slur which was used widely as a pretext to persecute Jews during the Middle Ages.

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  18. The 1,200 year-old ancient prayer book on display in the Bible Lands Museum.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | The Jewish Press

    ... written in Hebrew and contains three main parts; the morning service, liturgical poems and the Haggadah read at the Passover Seder. It dates back to the first half of the Ninth Century AD during the period of the Babylonian Geonim, the spiritual ...

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  19. 1,200-Year-Old Jewish Prayerbook on Display in JerusalemRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Forward

    ... binding, the book originates from the Middle East. It contains the morning service, liturgical poems and the Passover Haggadah. The Jewish Daily Forward welcomes reader comments in order to promote thoughtful discussion on issues of importance to ...

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  20. Book on Jewish food 'Eating Delancey' features intro by Joan RiversRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | New York Daily News

    ... wish list for the book, they quickly thought of Rivers, a legend among friends and family for her savory, sardonic Passover gatherings. PowerHouse press liaison Abbe Aronson, also a contributor to the book, says she spoke to Rivers in April. The ...

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