Articles in "Jewish history"

In First, Hebrew Inscriptions Found in Excavation of Vilna’s Great Synagogue Destroyed in Holocaust

Researchers carrying out an excavation of the famed Great Synagogue on Vilna which was destroyed during the Holocaust have uncovered ...

Prominent Rabbis’ Descendants Meet After 8 Decades to Commemorate Historical Dramatic Story

An incredible coincidence that occurred almost 80 years ago in New York saved Rabbi Yitzhak HaLevi Herzog from danger and ultimately led to ...

Europe’s Second-Oldest Synagogue Hosts First Wedding in 1,500 Years

For the first time in over 1,500 years, the ruins of a synagogue dating back to the 4th century in the Calabria area of southern Italy ...

Western Wall’s Rabbi Slams Amnesty’s ‘Superfluous and Harmful’ Call to Boycott Israeli Heritage Sites

Rabbi Shmuel Rabinowitz, rabbi of the Western Wall and Holy Sites in Israel, on Wednesday dispatched a letter to Amnesty International ...