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  1. Crowley: The battle within and for IslamRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Canada.com

    Palestinian Muslims hold Friday prayers in the Marwani prayer room located under the southeastern corner of the raised platform which holds the Dome of the Rock and al-Aqsa mosque, at the the al-Aqsa mosque compound in old city of Jerusalem on September 5, 2014. The al-Aqsa mosque compound in Jerusalem's Old City, is built on the holiest site in Judaism and considered the third holiest in Islam, is a sensitive holy site that is frequently the scene of tensions between the Jewish and Muslim communities.

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  2. Rabbi's 'spiritual playground' extends to the surfRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Cape Cod Times

    ... and cantor, who both quickly embraced the notion. "Whatever door you can open to get children and adults to explore Judaism," the cantor, Debra Stein, said in explaining their decision. Some of the Orthodox Jewish residents questioned the ...

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  3. Malino joins Temple Beth Shalom as rabbi - Sat, 13 Sep 2014 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... year. Tamar Malino, the new rabbi at Temple Beth Shalom, says she has an affinity for both reform and conservative Judaism. (Full-size photo) Rabbi Tamar Malino has been serving Spokane's Jewish community for the past few years, working part-time as ...

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  4. Connecticut Home Invasion Killer Sues for Kosher Meals on Death RowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Forward

    ... wrote Hayes, an inmate at Northern Correctional Institution in Somers, Connecticut. He said he "signed up for Judaism" in January 2013 after dabbling in "the philosophy of Taoism" following another stint with Judaism in the 1990s, while he was in ...

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  5. N.J. Event Hopes to Break Swampscott Shofar RecordRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Patch.com

    ... a ram's-horn trumpet blown by the ancient Hebrews in battle and during religious observances. It is used in modern Judaism, especially during Rosh Hashanah and at the end of Yom Kippur, according to Merriam-Webster. Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New ...

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  6. Jewish couples add an update to a wedding traditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Newsday

    ... are still an important part of a Jewish wedding today. Although details vary depending on the denomination of Judaism and other factors, the couple, the rabbi or officiant, and two witnesses typically sign the ketubah before the wedding ceremony. ...

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  7. US Senator Ted Cruz booed off of stage by ChristiansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Examiner.com

    ... as Pat and all Zionist Christian clergy do, that God said at Genesis 12:3 to Abram, aka Abraham, the patriarch of Judaism, Christianity and Islam (the three bloodiest religions on our planet) that he will "bless them that bless thee, and curse him ...

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  8. Dutch Jew Plans Shabbat 'Kippah Walk' to Protest Growing Muslim Anti-SemitismRead the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | Chaptzem Blog!

    ... Christian, priests, imams and rabbis and neighbors, as well as establishing a 'story exchange.'" "In Islam and in Judaism, stories are very important to deliver morals and ethics, so I would like to hear stories from Islam about coexistence, and ...

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  9. Crowley: The battle within and for IslamRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Canada.com

    ... Jerusalem on September 5, 2014. The al-Aqsa mosque compound in Jerusalem's Old City, is built on the holiest site in Judaism and considered the third holiest in Islam, is a sensitive holy site that is frequently the scene of tensions between the ...

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  10. he time of the Uman pilgrimage is upon us, and we dare not ignore the ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | The Jewish Press

    ... enjoys hiking the Negev desert. His religious perspective is deeply grounded in the Rambam's rational approach to Judaism. If you don't see your comment after publishing it, refresh the page. Our comments section is intended for meaningful responses ...

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  11. Cheshire Killer Hayes Claims He's An Orthodox Jew, Sues For Kosher Meals On Death RowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | CTNow.com

    ... fare" served at Northern is "kosher like." Hayes continues in his lawsuit that "in January 2013 I signed up for Judaism after I learned that Rabbi Schectman was in fact coming to [Northern Correctional Institution] to perform services. Prior to this ...

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  12. Cordoba's grand Jewish heritageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | SurInEnglish.com

    ... Day of Jewish Culture which also takes place in a number of other cities and this year takes the theme, "Women in Judaism". This initiative was launched in France in 1996 and since then has grown, spreading with each year to more cities with a more ...

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  13. My Rabbi co-creators hope play will encourage dialogueRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Globe and Mail

    ... the child of a Catholic mother and Muslim father. Mr. Bernbaum, 33, has a Jewish father and converted to Judaism before his bar mitzvah. Shortly after graduation in 2008, they were in Vancouver to see a friend perform in The Producers . Over a ...

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  14. Marin exhibit reflects renewal of Jewish art in PolandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | The Jewish News Weekly

    ... her mother - who identified as Jewish in a culture still rife with anti-Semitism - for instilling in her a love of Judaism and Jewish culture. It wasn't easy. Poland had lost 90 percent of its Jews to the Holocaust, and most Jews who remained turned ... 42 comments

  15. Orthodox shul takes first step to hiring female clergyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | The Jewish Journal

    ... communal sense." B'nai David's announcement signifies the progress of a push within the liberal wing of Orthodox Judaism to ordain women as clergy within the guidelines of halacha, or Jewish law. The leader of the maharat movement is Rabbi Avi ...

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  16. Torah isn't a theological treatise or a metaphysical system but a series of stories linked over timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | The Jewish Press

    ... over time, from Abraham and Sarah's journey from Mesopotamia to Moses' and the Israelites' wanderings in the desert. Judaism is less about truth as system than about truth as story . And we are part of that story. That is what it is to be a Jew. A ...

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  17. First Fruits - Past and FutureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... in countries spanning five continents and impacted Jewish communities with an inspiring model of commitment to both Judaism and Zionism.

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  18. An evening with Rabbi Joseph Telushkin in TucsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | KGUN

    The Jewish community in Southern Arizona will be gathering on Monday, September 15, to honor the life of the late Rabbi Menachem M. Schneerson, known simply as the Rebbe. Rabbi Joseph Telushkin, one of the most prolific commentators on Judaism today, spent five years researching the life of the Rebbe, whom he titles "the most influential rabbi in modern history."

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  19. Bombing ISIS or Not.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | OpEdNews

    ... that ignores its ally's murderous intent and continues to send taxpayer dollars to support genocide. A form of Judaism that forgets its history of suffering and inflicts it on innocent people under the guise of rooting out extremists. A form of ...

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  20. Rosh Hashanah Holiday Fair & Open HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Patch.com

    ... prepares students for Bar and Bat Mitzvah and includes art, music and a thematic curriculum that imparts the joy of Judaism to its students. Beth Israel of Westport/Norwalk, 40 King Street is located on the Norwalk/Westport town-line and the program ...

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