Articles in "Judaism"

JPPI Study Finds Significant Rise in Number Of Israeli Jews Affiliated With Reform and Conservative Movement

Between 12 and 13 percent of Israelis are turning to the Reform and Conservative movement, a study by the Jewish People Policy Institute ...

Thousands Duped In Uman Airline Ticket Scandal

Over 2,000 Israelis have been hit hard in a scandal in which they were sold fake tickets to Uman in the Ukraine. Tens of thousands of ...

Lack of Funding Threatens to Shut Down Temple Mount Sifting Project

Archeologists in Jerusalem say they have uncovered evidence from the Temple Mount that appears to corroborate large sections of the ...

Tens of Thousands Mark Tisha B’av at Western Wall

Tens of thousands of people thronged to the Western Wall, Safra Square and community centers around the country Saturday night and Sunday ...

Jewish, Arab MKs Faceoff Over PM’s Decision to Rescind Temple Mount Ban Written

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu accepted a request Tuesday by MK Yehuda Glick (Likud) and rescinded his executive order Tuesday ...

Chief Rabbinate Re-Opens Investigations of Immigrants’ Jewishness

The Chief Rabbinate has expanded inquiries into the Jewishness of Israeli citizens, including people who have previously been confirmed as ...

Leading Israeli Rabbi Writes Seder Night Prayer for Syrian Refugees

On the eve of the holiday of Passover, as Jews worldwide come together to remember the story of the exodus of the ancient Hebrews out of ...

Netanyahu Supports Progressive Judaism, Ultra-Orthodox Media Reports

Jerusalem (TPS) - Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu reportedly told journalists from the Jewish ultra-Orthodox sector on Tuesday that they ...

In Jesus’ Last Supper Room, Jews Protest ‘Idolatrous’ Christian Service

Jerusalem (TPS) - Dozens of ultranationalist Jewish youths attempted to prevent the annual Greek Orthodox Pentecostal rite on Monday in the ...

In Spirit of Shavuot, Two Tons of Dairy Donated to Needy in Israel

Ra’anana (TPS) - Nearly two tons of dairy products were donated to Israel’s national food bank, Leket Israel, for the upcoming Jewish ...