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  1. Law Day: Sudbury's major contribution to Canadian freedomRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Northern Life

    ... some of Canada's aboriginal cultures: Zoroastrianism, the Baha'i faith, Sikhism, Buddhism, various Christian faiths, Judaism, Islam - enough variety to ensure a different reading every single day. In elementary school, we had been taught Canada is a ...


  2. Bad JewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Houston Press

    ... ski trip to Aspen. "Liam is the polar opposite of DaphnaHe has no real connection to his faith or the traditions of Judaism." In Liam's corner is shiksa girlfriend Melody. To Liam, "[the Torah] is just something that people wrote years ago and ...


  3. Metairie church to present plant sale: East Jefferson religion news briefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | NOLA.com

    First English Lutheran Church, 3701 Cleary Ave., Metairie will have a plant sale, along with food by youth, baked goods and books April 25 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Beginning May 5, the Rohr Jewish Learning Institute will present "Judaism Decoded: The Origins and Evolution of Jewish Tradition," a new six-week spring course which will uncover the unique formula that has sustained Jewish tradition for millennia. Rabbi Mendel Ceitlin of Chabad Jewish Center will conduct the six course sessions on Tuesdays, at noon at Chabad Jewish Center, 4141 W Esplanade Ave. North, Metairie, and at 7:30 p.m. at the Goldring-Woldenberg Jewish Community Campus, 3747 West Esplanade Ave., Metairie.


  4. PI-INOs (Pro-Israel In Name Only) Continue to Give Cover to ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Jewish Press

    ... Organizations, AIPAC, B'nai Brith, the ADL, the Jewish Federations, representatives of the three major streams of Judaism, and partisan and leftist groups such as the National Jewish Democratic Council, the Israel Policy Forum, the Jewish Council ...


  5. "Gorgeous" George Galloway attacks Birmingham Labour politician - for being fatRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | IcWalsall

    ... politician Salma Yaqoob stood down as leader in 2012. He was the victim of an assault last year by a convert to Judaism who apparently objected to his criticism of Israel. Mr Galloway has represented the seat since winning a by-election in 2012, but ...


  6. Participants from around the world look back at what the March of the Living means for themRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Jerusalem Post

    ... at one of the holiest places in the world, it made me cry. I had never felt so proud or such an intense love for Judaism than in that moment. Being in Israel definitely lit a spark in me and I plan to fan that flame through immersing myself in ...


  7. A Brief History of Mikveh in the GhettosRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Forward

    ... of the purity of the daughters of Israel became as serious as it was in the days of the ancient Roman edicts against Judaism." Anyone who used the mikveh would face the punishment of anywhere from ten years of imprisonment to death. Evidence ...


  8. A man of the Torah: Rabbi Theodore Tsuruoka of Great NeckRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Newsday

    ... 68, a second-generation Japanese-American, grew up on the Upper West Side of Manhattan and was an adult convert to Judaism. He had his bar mitzvah at age 50, became the spiritual leader of Temple Isaiah in 2000 and was ordained a rabbi in 2004. "I ...


  9. 'Bad Jews' lively, funny and human in Long Wharf productionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... and daring, yet "Bad Jews" is an extremely accessible play, whether or not you are Jewish or know that much about Judaism, and an ultimately rewarding one. One may fear going in that he may end up playing around with Jewish stereotypes or that the ...


  10. Remembering the dismembered culture of Polish JewryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Jerusalem Post

    ... that made up this vibrant community was larger than one would dare imagine. There was a strong culture of Orthodox Judaism that studied Torah and kept mitzvot and was divided into innumerable sects and schools of thought, the most prominent of which ...


  11. Turkish 'documentary' says Jews have been 'mastermind' for 3,500 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Jerusalem Post

    ... American forces did when they entered Baghdad in 2003, collecting ancient artifacts. The narrator also says that Judaism is a political philosophy and not a religion. Three historical figures are mentioned as being people that "the Jews look up to ...


  12. "It's really a family": Altoona's Jewish community takes pride in traditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Altoona Mirror

    ... is something that we're really proud of - the fact that we could establish and sustain ourselves for all this time." Judaism in Blair County can trace its roots back to Conrad Weiser, one of the first Europeans to visit the region, wrote Joel ...


  13. Holocaust Survivor Testimony: Dov ShimoniRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Dov Shimoni was born in Budapest, Hungary in 1919. His parents, Moshe and Gizela , belonged to the Neolog stream of Judaism.


  14. Mezuzahs from Holocaust victims' homes reforged by artist coupleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Times of Israel

    ... Czernek told The Times of Israel in a Skype conversation from the couple's home. Both discovered an interest in Judaism in their twenties, and are active members of the Warsaw Jewish community where they attend the city's Reform synagogue. More than ...


  15. Who are you calling a 'dirty hippie'?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Jewish Journal

    ... of his German-Catholic wife, the master soap maker's "All-One Or None!" philosophy - a universalist vision rooted in Judaism and formed in reaction to the Third Reich - became his raison d'tre . Left: In late January, Spartan Race participants ...


  16. What Is the Future of Christian support for Israel?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Washington Examiner

    ... also mystically believe, however vaguely articulated, in an ongoing organic, familial tie between Christianity and Judaism, of which the land of Israel is a not insignificant part. But how should this vitally important kinship be best expressed ...


  17. Shalom TV Schedule Sept 6 -12, 2009Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2009 | Examiner.com

    ... Palestinian terrorist organization, Black September. David joins us to describe his frightening story of survival. JUDAISM & CULTURE: Torah Study . Jewish Studies continue this week on Shalom TV as Rebbetzin Esther Jungreis offers her commentary to ...


  18. 'Anti-semitism' hits StanfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Telegraph

    Molly Horwitz, a Stanford student council candidate, said she was horrified by the questions that a student coalition asked her Los Angeles, April 15: The debate over what constitutes anti-Semitism has spilled into Stanford University's student government election, with a Jewish student claiming that she was asked how her Judaism affects her view of divestment from Israel, morphing what was a contest about campus issues into a fierce discussion on identity and loyalties. Like other candidates, Molly Horwitz, a junior from Milwaukee, was eager to receive an endorsement from the Students of Colour Coalition, an umbrella group that has helped dozens win seats in the student senate.


  19. Focus on Faith: Congregation Beth Ahabah springs into actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | NBC12

    ... time you come to Sunday school or to a program or project, bring a canned good. We try to show that it's living Judaism by helping those who can't help themselves. It's doing something that we should do, that we all have an obligation to do," said ...


  20. Netanyahu reported "stuck" on overpromised Defense and Housing posts. "Unity" pact in Likud leaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Daily Kos

    ... lost seats in the election, falling to 44 seats. Even picking up the religious parties, Shas and United Torah Judaism, and the center party, Kulanu, the coalition would fall apart on one loss if it was either Jewish Home or Kulanu dropping out. A ...