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Posts Tagged: Prayer

April 23, 2022 8:35 am

Israel Is ‘Preserving the Status Quo’ at Jerusalem’s Holy Site

i24 News – Israel emphasized earlier this week a long-standing ban on Jewish prayer at Jerusalem's al-Aqsa Mosque compound, rejecting an Arab League accusation that...

January 8, 2022 10:56 am

UAE Switches to Monday to Friday Work Week

i24 News – Employees and schoolchildren juggled work and studies with weekly Muslim prayers on the first ever working Friday in the United Arab Emirates...

May 28, 2020 5:55 am

Why Did God Expel the Jews From His Home?

As we start returning to our synagogues, it is important to remember that our temporary expulsion was not simply an unintended consequence of a biological...

June 16, 2019 5:54 am

God Is in the Silence

The fourth book of the Bible was called Numbers by early Christian scholars. I guess this is because it starts off with a national census....

September 27, 2016 6:14 am

Chinese Government Cracks Down on Practices of Small Jewish Community

JNS.org -- The Chinese government has been cracking down on the religious practices of a small Jewish community whose ancestors settled in a central Chinese city over 1,000 years...

September 22, 2016 7:17 am

Thoughts About God, Me and Us

Let’s get some things straight about God and me as they relate to the tension and hatred among Jews in Israel and abroad. I do...

May 10, 2013 8:02 am

Clashes Break Out as Women of the Wall Hold Monthly Prayer Service

JTA - Haredi Orthodox youth mobbed the Western Wall plaza by the thousands to protest Women of the Wall as they held their monthly...

August 20, 2012 2:00 pm

Israeli Government Held Secret Meeting With Rabbi Ovadia Yosef On Iran

Last Friday Israeli officials secretly met with political party Shas' spiritual leader Rav Ovadia Yosef and briefed him on the Iranian nuclear threat, according to...

August 19, 2012 3:28 am

Sixteenth Century Women’s Ladino Siddur Republished In Israel

"Women need their own prayer books that are different from men's" according to a 16th century rabbinic ruling by Rabbi Meir Benveniste, who decided to undertake the...

July 25, 2012 9:57 pm

Prayer Booth At UK University Includes Jewish Liturgy

According to the BBC, a multi-faith machine booth for prayers has been installed at a British university. The Pray-O-Mat at the University of Manchester, a specially...

July 16, 2012 12:00 pm

Jerusalem Residents Plan to Fight Muslim Prayer Call with Rock and Roll Music

Residents of the French Hill neighborhood in Jerusalem plan to combat Arab prayer-calls by blasting music from loudspeakers, in defiance of Arab religious conventions. According...


Billionaire Robert Kraft Launches Antisemitism Awareness Campaign

The Foundation to Combat Antisemitism (FCAS), founded by New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft, has launched a $25 million multimedia campaign to raise awareness of rising antisemitism in the US. The...


‘Turning Crisis into Opportunity’: Amidst Chaos in Israel a Con...

After a chaotic day that ended with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announcing that he was pausing his judicial reform agenda...

Middle East

Gulf States Call on US to Condemn Smotrich’s Comments on Palestinians

i24 News - The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) announced Sunday that it had written a letter to US Secretary of State Antony Blinken to condemn Israeli Finance Minister Bezalel Smotrich’s...


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