Articles in "Jewish World"

Orthodox Women Strike It Out On Their Own To Run Ambulance Service

As she walks into the headquarters of United Hatzalah of Israel in Jerusalem, Rachel Frier is stopped time after time by Orthodox women who ...

Maccabean History: The Battle Of Beit Zechariah

The Battle of Beit Zechariah, which took place 2,000 years ago during the Maccabean Revolt, is one of sacrifice and bravery. On a clear ...

Jerusalem Afloat As Floats And Macy’s-Like Balloons Come To Town

  It was like a Macy’s wonderland with an Israeli flavor as Jerusalem was alight with the Chanukah spirit. Large balloons, ...

American Jews See Chanukah As More Important Than Israelis Do

American Jews consider the Jewish Festival of Lights, Chanukah, to be a much more important holiday than Israeli Jews do. This according to ...

Ultra-Orthodox IDF Enlistment at All Time High

3,070 Ultra-Orthodox Israelis enlisted in the IDF in 2017 - the highest ever in the history of the state. The figure represents roughly a ...

‘Jewish World Should Not Be Surprised By Results Of Poll On Anti-Semitism In Europe’

“Should the Jews worry? Yes. Should this be a new worry? No, they should never have stopped worrying.” These are the words of Prof. ...

Jews In Ethiopia Say Netanyahu, Likud-Led Government Broke Aliya Promise

In a bid to encourage the Israeli government to act, hundreds of Ethiopian Jews protested in the capital Addis Ababa on Monday, accusing ...

Prayer And Emotion Mark Ethiopian Jewish Holiday Of Sigd

The haunting prayers echoed loudly throughout the Jerusalem hills as Ethiopian Jews from across the country gathered on the Sherover ...

Israeli Police Officers Sue US City for Discrimination

Two Israeli volunteer police officers, Moshe Eyal and Itay Livneh have filed a lawsuit against the city of Durham, North Carolina, and its ...

Hundreds Of Jerusalem Residents Gather To Remember Victims Of Pittsburgh Massacre

The soft singing was heard down Jaffa Street as hundreds of Jerusalem’s residents, including immigrants and tourists, from all ...