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  1. No Holds Barred: 'We want Israel to be safe'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Jerusalem Post

    ... So resilient? So optimistic? Based on my own books on suffering, I could not agree with them fully. I felt that Judaism had taught the world to wrestle with the divine, to challenge God when people suffer, to question God when the righteous are ...

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  2. talks & workshopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | The Jewish News Weekly

    Neshama women's weekend retreat. Meet other women, learn more about Judaism and partake in outdoor activities in the Santa Cruz Mountains.

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  3. Everything I imbibe is with my inimitable fervor for being Jewish.Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | The Jewish Press

    ... my might, with all my soul, with all my strength. With ardor and humility I embrace that most fundamental tenet of Judaism - to believe in and to venerate the Almighty - and consequently I harbor a love of Hashem that is boundless and eternal and ...

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  4. torah | Drought reminds us to give thanks for rain, as our ancestors didRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | The Jewish News Weekly

    ... with every drop I drink or use to water a plant. An interesting synchronicity of living in California and practicing Judaism is that our weather patterns are similar to Israel's Mediter-ranean climate, making the agricultural pieces of our ancient ...

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  5. Reverse BirthrightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Baltimore Jewish Times

    ... meeting with the rabbis in a different context, Madar reveals that her deep-rooted connection to Israel is based in Judaism. "In Israel our perspective is intertwined with Jewish life," she said. "We see a tree and we know that Elijah sat under that ...

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  6. Inside Israel, 4:27 PMPoll Shows Nationalist Surge; Jewish Home at 19 SeatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    The poll gives Likud 28 seats , the Jewish Home 19 , Yisrael Beytenu 9 , Shas 7 , United Torah Judaism is unchanged at 7. All in all, the nationalist-religious bloc is at 70 seats up 9 from its current 61 seats, which gives it a bare majority in the Knesset.

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  7. Readers' Choice 2014: Synagogue LifeRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | The Jewish News Weekly

    ... in Los Altos Hills, with a membership of 1,600 households, is a diverse Reform synagogue that welcomes newcomers to Judaism, interfaith families and learners of all ages. Saturday morning Torah study draws more than 200 each week, many from other ...

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  8. Putting the Puzzle TogetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Baltimore Jewish Times

    ... which led her to learn more about her ancestors in Ukraine. "I feel that my life is changing and I am coming home to Judaism as I gain a deeper understanding of my spiritual roots," she wrote. "But this is a process, and I am still near the starting ...

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  9. Right Man for the JobRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Baltimore Jewish Times

    ... that he is nominating Rabbi David Saperstein, director and chief counsel of the Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism, to be the United States' ambassador-at-large for international religious freedom. "I am grateful that Rabbi Saperstein has ...

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  10. The only non-coalition partner that gained popularity in the latest Knesset Channel poll was Meretz.Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | The Jewish Press

    ... Yesh Atid. The popularity of Yisrael Beitenu , Tzipi Livni's Tnuah party and the Haredi Shas and United Torah Judaism parties dropped slightly. Labor remained static, and the left-wing Meretz party attracted more followers, with 10 projected seats ...

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  11. Haredim possess strong feelings of kinship and belonging, desiring to contribute to Israeli society.Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | The Jewish Press

    ... digging deeper. About the Author: Michal Berman is vice president of Panim, the organization for the renewal of Judaism in Israel, and a participant in Gesher's Leadership Course (www.gesherusa.org). If you don't see your comment after publishing ...

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  12. Sharansky predicts 'beginning of the end of Jewish history in Europe'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Jerusalem Post

    ... Natan Sharansky joined with a growing number of high profile figures in casting doubt on the viability of European Judaism in an article in the Jewish Chronicle . Writing in the British newspaper, Sharansky asserted that he believes that "we are ...

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  13. Blind obedience is not a virtue in Judaism. God wants us to understand the laws He has commanded usRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | The Jewish Press

    ... book of Devarim . The verb is sh-m-a . It occurred in last week's parshah in the most famous line of the whole of Judaism, Shema Yisrael . It occurs later in this week's parshah in the second paragraph of the Shema , "It shall be if you surely ...

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  14. All his world's a stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Jerusalem Post

    ... today describes himself as an atheist. But, he stresses, his identity is profoundly Jewish, and Jewish culture and Judaism are the basis of his inner world. At the same time, he holds a broad perspective on life and events that goes far beyond his ...

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  15. Yazidi. Let it not be another genocide.Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | Intermountain Jewish News

    ... Descended from the Kurdish people with a religion that draws from Islam, Christianity, Zoroastrianism and even Judaism, tens of thousands of them are, as of press time, stranded on a remote mountaintop in the Kurdistan region, surrounded by ISIL ...

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  16. 'Mad Man' on the Movie SetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Forward

    ... she is Jewish. Having Jewish characters in a popular, mass culture television show is in itself an expression of how Judaism has affected my work." Finally, then a question for the English teachers of the world. Doesn't his film's title demand a ...

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  17. Israel is our ally, Hamas enemy to allRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... lives on both sides. Israel is the only democracy in the area and our ally against the spread of radical Islam. Judaism teaches the sanctity of life - Jews believe any loss of life is tragic. Israel learned the hard way that it must be strong. We ...

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  18. Needed: Regime Change in IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | In-depth Africa

    ... (sitting in the middle on a chair); 10. Sikh Like Rabbi Michael Lerner, my non-Jewish heart is also bleeding for Judaism and the Israel that could have been. The present regime is a traitor to both, driving into the abyss. Yet they have ...

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  19. Eikev: Don't Tread on MeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... and heavy, important and less important is itself a great step towards true spirituality and an understanding of Judaism. In the American Revolutionary War there was a famous colonial flag that proclaimed: "Don't Tread On Me!" In effect, this is the ...

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  20. Roving rabbis reach out to Tri-City JewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... The program is a project of Merkos L'inyonei Chinuch, the educational arm of Chabad-Lubavitch, a movement within Judaism. Grosh and Labkowski's two-week swing in the Northwest already has included stops in Oregon and Walla Walla. They'll be in the ...

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