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  1. The obscure origins of Yom KippurRead the original story

    Tuesday | United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

    It is the holiest day in Judaism, yet its intent has markedly changed and its practice today is a far cry from the rites of ancient times.

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  2. Religious extremism makes ugly comebackRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Stars and Stripes

    ... old compact with imperialism. Many prominent rabbis in Israel have ignored the 19th-century conflict between Judaism and Zionism to sanction the messianic aims of settlers in the West Bank. Nonmonotheistic religions do not seem to have fared much ...

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  3. A Muslim AsksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Mystical Paths

    ... community also divided in some groups? If so, why and what are the differences? I would like to learn more of Judaism but of the right understanding if you understand what I mean. What is your view on the prophet Muhammad? (may the blessing and ...

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  4. Book of Hebrews: Chapter 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Examiner.com

    ... and hope. If they did not lack hope and assurance then they would not contemplate forsaking Christianity for Judaism . It was the desire of the author that they show the same earnestness in realizing the full assurance. In Genesis 22:17 God promised ...

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  5. Religious extremism is on the rise everywhereRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Post-gazette.com

    ... old compact with imperialism. Many prominent rabbis in Israel have ignored the 19th-century conflict between Judaism and Zionism to sanction the messianic aims of settlers in the West Bank. Non-monotheistic religions do not seem to have fared much ...

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  6. Animal activists protest Jewish sin ritualRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | New York Daily News

    ... that are too sick for a kosher slaughter are put in the bags and suffocated to death. "This is really an affront to Judaism," said Davis, who is organizing three rallies against the practice in Crown Heights beginning Tuesday night. Rabbi Joseph ben ...

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  7. Belgian far-right party to push for ritual slaughter banRead the original story

    Monday Sep 29 | United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

    ... Jewish slaughter, or shechitah, which is performed at licensed and permanent abattoirs. Religious laws in Islam and Judaism require that animals be conscious when their necks are cut. Throughout Europe, the practice is under attack from animal ...

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  8. Five Jewish & Gentile women found a religion to take over ChristianityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | CNN

    ... proactive women chose to make things happen-they became the first wave of founding members of "New Covenant Judaism." This is a new Jewish-Gentile religious movement inspired by Jesus the Messiah. It is a movement just getting off the ground in ...

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  9. Yom Kippur services to feature Neshama CarlebachRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Jewish Journal

    ... Neshama is the daughter of the late Shlomo Carlebach, who achieved worldwide fame for his personalized approach to Judaism and his willingness to sing his songs outside of the confines of his Orthodox upbringing. Neshama recently sang for over ...

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  10. Yom Kippur Without FastingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Baltimore Jewish Times

    Each sect of Judaism has its own way of observing the Jewish Day of Atonement, Yom Kippur, but there is at least one custom observed across the board: fasting. As members of the Baltimore Jewish community spend the day in synagogue with empty stomachs beginning the night of Oct. 3, some observing the holiday won't be able to take part in the ritual.

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  11. Congregation OHR Shalom/SJCC in Summit's Adult Education series announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | The Jersey Journal

    ... series is $60 payable on Oct. 22. The second segment at 10:30 a.m. addresses "Issues in Contemporary Conservative Judaism" and will be led by Rabbi Friedman, rabbi of the SJCC, and also will continue for six Wednesdays. There is no fee for this ...

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  12. Nursing Them With Honey From the RockRead the original story

    Monday Sep 29 | Baltimore Jewish Times

    ... ion Kol Ami in White Plains, N.Y., and author of articles about Jewish spirituality, education, healing and women in Judaism. This column first appeared on reformjudaism.org.

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  13. Open 24/7Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Baltimore Jewish Times

    ... "I joined some religious seminars and workshops at Chabad," said Schwitzer. "It really opened my eyes to what Judaism can do for me. Soon, I started taking Judaic studies classes through Johns Hopkins. Before long, I achieved my minor without even ...

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  14. Israeli police arrest 2 Palestinian women, man at Aqsa compoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Ma'an News Agency

    ... houses both the Dome of the Rock and Al-Aqsa Mosque and is the third holiest site in Islam. It is also venerated as Judaism's most holy place as it sits above the site where Jews believe the First and Second Temples once stood. Al-Aqsa is located in ...

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  15. Binyamin Netanyahu Master Class At The UN General AssemblyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Israellycool

    ... has already been pre-ordained. But they can also decide - they have decided that the Western Wall in Jerusalem, Judaism's holiest place, is occupied Palestinian territory. And yet even here in the General Assembly, the truth can sometimes break ...

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  16. Chief rabbis oppose Jewish-Christian prayer serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | The Times of Israel

    The Chief Rabbinate issued a statement condemning an upcoming Christian-Jewish prayer service at the Southern Wall of the Temple Mount, arguing that the interfaith audience and the event's messianic content undermined both Judaism and Christianity, and called on Jews to stay away. "It's true that one cannot prevent the believers of any faith from praying according to their religion.

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  17. Modern nationalism is rooted in religionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... old compact with imperialism. Many prominent rabbis in Israel have ignored the 19th-century conflict between Judaism and Zionism to sanction the messianic aims of settlers in the West Bank. Non-monotheistic religions do not seem to have fared much ...

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  18. Abbas again used the UN to attack Israel, distort history, and undermine prospects for peace.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | The Jewish Press

    ... is founder of the website FirstOneThrough, which is dedicated to educating people on Israel, the United States, Judaism and science in an entertaining manner so they speak up and take action. In a connected digital world, each person can be a ...

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  19. Are the World's Religions Ready for E.T.?Read the original story

    Monday Sep 29 | Newswise

    ... leaders and theologians have to say about extraterrestrial life in more than two dozen major religions, including Judaism, Roman Catholicism, the Eastern Orthodox churches, the Church of England and the Anglican Communion, several mainline ...

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  20. The Difference Between Fasting and AnorexiaRead the original story

    Monday Sep 29 | Forward

    ... I wouldn't partake. Though I hadn't yet begun my conversion process, a part of me already considered the possibility Judaism was my faith, so I wanted to experience everything that an authentic member of the Tribe did. If I felt truly horrified at ...

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