Tuesday, March 21st | 28 Adar 5783


Posts Tagged: Destruction of Second Temple

May 26, 2017 10:31 am

2,000-Year-Old Evidence of Final Pre-Second Temple Destruction Battle in Jerusalem Between Roman Army and Jewish Rebels Unveiled

JNS.org - Amid this week’s celebrations making the 50th anniversary of Jerusalem’s reunification, the Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) and the Israel Nature and Parks Authority unveiled...

August 9, 2013 8:45 am

Tisha B’Av in the 21st Century

JNS.org - It is a testament to the amazing variability of Jewish synagogue life in America that the summertime fast of Tisha B'Av is for some...

April 29, 2013 1:47 am

The Bar Kochba Debate

Among the historical events associated with "Lag Ba'omer," celebrated in the days ahead, is the Second Jewish Revolt led by Bar Kochba...

April 28, 2013 10:59 am

Lag B’Omer: Rethinking the Rabbi Akiva Narrative

As is the case for many holidays in the Jewish calendar cycle, Lag B'Omer (April 28 this year) carries within it not one, but multiple...

March 20, 2013 1:23 am

Violence and the Sacred

Judaism is less a philosophical system than a field of tensions - between universalism and particularism, for example, or exile and redemption, priests...


‘Behavior of Colonizers’: Many Latino Millennials and Gen-Zers...

Over half of Millennial and Gen-Z Latinos believe that Jews face the least discrimination of all minority groups in the...


Coalition to Vote on Judicial Appointments Bill Before Holiday Recess

i24 News - Israeli coalition party leaders said Sunday that they plan to pass the proposed bill reforming the Supreme Court judicial selection committee before the Knesset's parliamentary recess scheduled...

Middle East

Archaeologists Discover Oldest Pearl City in the Gulf in the UAE

i24 News - Archaeologists on Monday claimed to have found the oldest pearl city in the Persian Gulf on an island off one of the northern Sheikhdoms of the United...


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