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  1. Small Shul, Big Vision At Modern Orthodox Netivot Shalom, everyone has a voice, including new rabbiRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Baltimore Jewish Times

    Rabbi Noah Leavitt joined congregation Netivot Shalom in June 2014. He appreciates the congregation's desire to intellectually explore Judaism and that they are "not afraid to wrestle with hard questions."

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  2. 'The Return' Takes New Look at Polish Jewish RevivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Forward

    ... communities, he encountered some interesting and involved men, but the women really stood out. "I though that since Judaism, like most institutions, tends to be a bit patriarchal, focusing on women would be a somewhat different way into the story ...

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  3. Retracing Ancient Jewish ThreadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Forward

    ... progressive Jewish home, Rothschild says her family wasn't observant "but believed strongly in the ethical aspect of Judaism, Tikkun olam, and making the world a better place." She also started the ancient linen series after losing both parents in a ...

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  4. Machzorim For LundRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2013 | Baltimore Jewish Times

    ... use of her successful performing career and experiences as a lens through which to focus and share her deep love of Judaism struck a resonant chord within me; and it was then that the idea of personally delivering the machzorim to Lund began to ...

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  5. Jews, Muslims and Scandinavian Political Correctness.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... the Jew can protect his life with his own weapons in his own hands. They have also returned to their original roots, Judaism.

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  6. Bennett: No Alliance with Likud, We're Very Different PartiesRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... the terrorist releases, while the other parties vote for them. We are different in every matter that has to do with Judaism, tradition and our identity - this is the core of who we are. There is no need for us to unite, but, of course, after the ...

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  7. 'We Should Not Give Up Making Our Countries Better'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Forward

    ... of the threats, we have to work toward education, especially for the younger generations, who know very little about Judaism and are more easily influenced by the confused and often hateful information that can be found online. However, ...

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  8. 40% of Israelis say strike on Syria 'political'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Jerusalem Post

    ... 15 seats for Bayit Yehudi, down from 17 last week. Yesh Atid would receive 11 mandates, Koolanu eight, United Torah Judaism seven, four for former Shas chairman Eli Yishai's Yachad Ha'am Itanu, and six each for Shas, Yisrael Beytenu and Meretz. The ...

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  9. Commentary: Charlie Hebdo affair: Not really about 'freedom of speech'Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... can be both smug and sinister." Charlie Hebdo is intransigently opposed to all forms of organised religion except Judaism. Pressured by the French government and Jewish elites, the magazine fired cartoonist Maurice Sinet in 2009 after he wrote an ...

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  10. The hypocrisy of an irresponsible media now defending JewsRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Jewish Chronicle

    ... ands as well". He subsequently apologised. But in that one remark he exposed the prejudice that has given enemies of Judaism their casus belli.

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  11. The Exodus and Jewish ExclusivityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... people in today's world as well. The story of the exodus of the Jews from Egypt is the basis for the root concept of Judaism that the Jewish people are mysteriously special and unique amongst all other peoples that inhabit the globe. As the Torah ...

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  12. Bible scholar Borg, who shed light on historical Jesus, dies at 72 in Portland, Ore.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Washington Post

    ... tended to view Jesus as a Jewish prophet and teacher who was a product of the religious ferment of first-century Judaism. But while Dr. Borg questioned the Bible, he never lost his passion for the spiritual life or his faith in God as "real and a ...

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  13. Poll Puts Likud Ahead of Labor by Two MandatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... Shas under the recently returned Aryeh Deri would get nine mandates, and Yesh Atid eight, as would United Torah Judaism. Avigdor Liberman's Yisrael Beytenu would get seven seats, and Moshe Kahlon's Kulanu would likewise have seven, with the far left ...

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  14. AccessibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Baltimore Jewish Times

    ... She also explained the significance of challah to the Shabbat celebration. "Shabbat is a time to concentrate on Judaism and spirituality," she told participants. "Challah represents manna from heaven - special food. It also reminds us of the ...

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  15. Conservative synagogue movement sells N.Y. real estateRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Jewish News Weekly

    ... instead in people, in innovation, and in our kehillot, our sacred communities, with whom we are reimagining Judaism for the 21st century," Wernick said in a statement. Board members plan to spend a significant portion of the proceeds from the sale ...

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  16. celebrations | New app helps find the right blessing for every occasionRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Jewish News Weekly

    ... or father into a nursing home, and a prayer to recite after a fight with a spouse or close friend. Conservative Judaism is rooted in the interplay of tradition and modernity. This is the challenge we still seek to meet in today's tech-heavy world as ...

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  17. Michael Douglas awarded Genesis PrizeRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Jewish News Weekly

    The $1 million prize, announced Jan. 14 by the Genesis Prize Foundation, will be awarded June 18 in Jerusalem by Jewish Agency chairman Natan Sharansky and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyuahu. Douglas said he plans to use the prize money to promote activities designed to raise awareness of inclusiveness and diversity in Judaism, according to the foundation.

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  18. mixed & matched | Why do some Jews think I'm not Jewish?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Jewish News Weekly

    ... relationships and families. Send letters to Why am I not considered Jewish even though my mother converted to Reform Judaism? My father is Jewish by birth. I'm dating an Orthodox Jewish guy, and his mother has asked me what kind of conversion my ...

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  19. PhotoshopedRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Jerusalem Post

    ... in the streets, and on the buses. Women's pictures were removed from public view in Jerusalem. The haredization of Judaism was rapidly moving out of the synagogues and into the public sphere. Beginning in the Spring of 2012, women (myself included) ...

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  20. Jewish podcast ponders every week: Is it good for the Jews?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Jewish News Weekly

    ... the snarky repartee of a two-person radio talk show and the sober reflections of friends who care about Jews and Judaism. All episodes - there were 36 through last week - can be listened to for free at Butisitgoodforthejews.com, or downloaded for ...

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