Pressure grows on Netanyahu to act with 'iron fist' in light of Palestinian terror onslaught
Netanyahu says Israel's relationship with Russia is good
Netanyahu attacked by right-wing flank for 'not doing enough' against terror
Netanyahu to Kerry: World must condemn Palestinian lionizing of terrorists
A zest for life
A female prism on the Torah
Tel Aviv’s historic Great Synagogue has its eyes set on the future
Spotlight: Injured IDF officer Ziv Shilon goes the distance in inspirational Berlin marathon
Mac TA aims to cap perfect preseason in MSG finale
Mac TA back in first place, Mac Haifa finally off the mark
Maccabi Tel Aviv ready for Milano tests in Chicago, New York
The plight of agunot: The pen vs the chains
Former British MP George Galloway expresses support for third intifada
Rivlin: Terrorists will not harm our way of life
Analysis: The dramatic rise of 'grassroots' terror in Jerusalem and the West Bank
Erekat: Recent outbreak in violence reminiscent of second intifada's early days
Liberman calls for tough measures to punish Palestinians for terror attacks
British Conservatives want to block local councils from BDS activity
Jewish groups welcome announcement by Timmerman of EU anti-Semitism ‘czar’
Bill Clinton pays tribute to Anne Frank
FBI destroys evidence linked to Medicare fraud among Orthodox Jewish community in New York
Criminal complaint filed against German Mayor for anti-Israel and anti-Jewish hate
US measure for Iran victims to get paid before sanctions waived inspired by Shurat Hadin
Analysis: The best reason for Iran deal? The West will learn where to drop bombs
Iranians launch ‘Sorry Syria’ campaign to apologize for Iranian jingoism
Obama and Zarif shake hands in New York, marking first such handshake in 30 years
WATCH: Russian warplanes bomb ISIS targets in Syria
'Russia can't claim to fight ISIS terror, while supporting Assad's terror'
Trump backs Russia, Iran efforts to fight ISIS
Only Assad truly fighting Islamic State, Putin says
British PM Cameron slams Russia for 'backing the butcher Assad'
US, allies short on options as Russia and Iran flex muscle in Syria
US weighs new support for Syrian rebels against ISIS
Health scan: Israeli physicians slowly warming to medical marijuana
Global space community to reach for the stars
Mazel Tov! Hebrew University places first in Israel in another school ranking
Beersheba students win top prize in Boston’s Genetically Engineered Machine Competition
Ness Ziona residents threaten to sue Rehovot for raw sewage flow
Burgeoning alternative fuel firms in Israel grow fivefold in less than three years
IN PICTURES: 1,500 eagles pass over Israel on migration route
Green group demands swift action after sewage pollutes river, kills fish
Brewery producing craft beer made from Boston river water taps Israeli tech
El Al wins first place prize for startup program
Israel steady at 27th in WEF Competitiveness Index, ranks 3rd for innovation
Qatar, UAE lead Israel in broadband
GLOBAL AGENDA: Junk train wreck
Breaking the Torah for Torah’s sake
Women and the changing customs of Simhat Torah
IBA English News’s departing chief reflects on 25 years behind and in front of the camera
‘A win-win situation’
Unpublished tour guide stories: Escapades in Acre
Israel, the Jews and the European refugee crisis
Candidly Speaking: Jews, Islamophobia and compassion for refugees
Everyone is 'fighting Islamic State' – and they’re all lying
Letters to the Editor: October 4, 2015
Who is a hero?
The diplomacy profession
Coexistence in a cone
2016 Budget: Not just numbers
Voice in service
Working for Hitler
Armed with a sense of humor
Jaunt through Mount Zion
Serving Israel with love
Down to earth- At the Castel Museum
Life in a bell jar
Grapevine: My MK
Living in a shoebox
Rhythmic gymnastics on the rise
Shalev Ad-El lights up
מִשִירֵי רָחֵל: גַן נָעוּל
הַמֵיטָב שֶל אֲרִיאֵל זִילְבֶּר
יָבוֹא גְדִי זָהָב
נְמַל חֵיפָה זָכָה בַּמָקוֹם הָרִאשוֹן
Building health in Rwanda
‘The Sabbath is on Saturday not Sunday’
Born to dance
Took a Hike
Classes for LGBT People Who Explore Converting to Judaism Open in Los Angeles
Silence is, sometimes, Golden
Teaching Biblical Hebrew
Inauguration of the Masonic Forest Square in Jerusalem
Free Schach Distribution in KKL-JNF Forests
Remembering the Victims of 9/11
600 Holocaust Survivors Enjoy Touring with KKL-JNF
greenXchange at EXPO Milano
First Tree after Shmita Year Planted by Bavarian Agriculture Minister
Prime Minister of Lithuania Plants Tree in Jerusalem
KKL-JNF International Expo Mission to Milan
An Ecological Festival at the Shafir Winter Pond
KKL-JNF Global Landscapes Seminar at Expo 2015
New Bio-filters Purify Surface Runoff Water for Reuse
Future Tour Guides Discover the Negev with KKL-JNF
Got Water Problems?
$100 Million JNF Boruchin Israel Education Advocacy Center Opens
JNF Canada Pays Tribute to the Honourable John Baird
From Sunny Israel to Cold Canada
Renewable Energies for the Future in the Arava
LDA Conference: Science and Technology for Forests
The Negev Conference on Agricultural Research and Development
Arava Open Day: Food Security for Israel and the Entire World
Melinda and Chelsea: The Inspiring Story of Aliyah Across the Ages
An Olah Reports From Nepal
How One Oleh is Helping to Transform the Way People Drink Water
From Think Tank to Environmental Consultant
Why People Love Volunteering in Israel
How Natalie Edwards Built a Successful Career in Israel’s Startup Industry
5 Tips to Land a Job in Israel
Starting Your Own Business in Israel: Real Life Examples
Where Are They Now? The Olim of the July 2014 Charter Flight
36 Hours in Southern Israel
Food Shopping In Israel
How Women Can Have it All in Israel
Why Retirees are Thriving in Israel
Thanks to Aliyah video
6 Frequently Asked Questions about Israeli Healthcare
Starting Over in Israel
Spotted on Social: Moshe Somers’ Activity List
Sam Eisenberg: From Nativ to Aliyah
WATCH: Why Olim #LiveLoveIsrael
5 Ways that Olim Kick Back
WATCH: Highlights of 221 Olim Landing on the July 2015 Charter Flight
“WATCH: Highlights of 232 Olim Landing on the August 2015 Charter Flight”
Make yourself at home… in Israel
10.04.2015 | 21 Tishri, 5776
On her trip to Poland, Chelsea befriended her bus captain, Melinda. They sat beside each other on the bus and spoke about their shared desire to make Aliyah.
By NEFESH B NEFESH
By HERB KEINON,JPOST.COM STAFF
Measures include police use of the low-powered Ruger sniper rifle in Jerusalem
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD,HERB KEINON
Mohammad Allan has been on hunger strike for 59 days.
By BEN HARTMAN
Injuries are typical surrounding the preparations for the Jewish holiday of Succot
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Recent economic data showed that Israel's economy grew just 0.1 percent in the second quarter of the year.
By NIV ELIS
"We are very pleased with the progress of the work and the findings, which have thus far matched our expectations," said Afek Oil chief geologist Dr. Yuval Bartov.
By SHARON UDASIN
UK Labour leader does not mention Israel once in speech to Labour Friends of Israel.
By LAHAV HARKOV
The congregation “failed miserably in their attempt to merge traditional Judaism with modern civil laws,” she claims.
Bin Laden blames the "US-Israeli alliance" for the attack
By GABE FRIEDMAN/JTA
‘Philanthropy groups not addressing the needs of Holocaust survivors, Ukraine refugees or Israeli poor’
By JEREMY SHARON
As of Friday, the CYCI GoFundMe campaign has been shut down, but the project was still taking donations on its website.
We can expect reports such as Pew’s to “become the wave of the future in Jewish quantitative sociology," expert tells 'Post.'
By SAM SOKOL
Signatories of letter write that killing the deal would be "tragic mistake."
By JPOST.COM STAFF
The graffiti discovered Wednesday morning in the Texas city included swastikas and references to the Ku Klux Klan.
Désacralisation du Shabbat, effondrement du rabbinat… Rav David Lau, Grand Rabbin ashkénaze, répond aux questions du Jerusalem Post et lance un vibrant message au peuple juif
By MENASHE KOREN
Les habitants de Madagascar seraient-ils presque tous descendants d’israélites de l’Antiquité ? Et qui sont les quelques juifs qui vivent aujourd’hui sur l’île ?
By WILLIAM F.S. MILES
Le religieux nouveau est arrivé. Laïque convaincu, il adopte des éléments de pratique, sans pour autant opérer ce qu’on appelle un retour à la religion. Car le judaïsme est dans l’air du temps…
By GOL KALEV
KKL-JNF’s greenXchange program brings young Israeli and German environmental professionals together to explore various ecological projects and to make a global impact.
KKL-JNF invites the general public to come and collect free schach from its forests, in honor of the Sukkot Festival.
The Prime Minister of Lithuania, Dr. Algirdas Butkevicius, planted an olive tree in the KKL-JNF Grove of Nations in Jerusalem several days before the Jewish New Year.
JNF USA Announces US Water Summits to Share Israel's Water Technology
In commemoration of the tenth anniversary of Simon Wiesenthal’s passing, family and friends gathered in KKL-JNF’s Martyrs Forest on Thursday, September 3, to inaugurate the new Simon Wiesenthal Path.
A ceremonial opening event in honor of KKL-JNF’s international delegation to Expo Milano took place on September 6th, 2015.
This unique program offers candidates the opportunity to earn their degree in Israeli Law and take the Israeli Bar Exam.
By COLLEGE OF LAW AND BUSINESS
As the High Holy Days approach, one Israeli not-for-profit gives relief to impoverished families
By DANIELA BERKOWITZ
A largely evangelical organization dedicated to building ties between Christians and Jews Bridges for Peace operates on a small campus near Zion Square.
Doorways and windows have been lovingly and deftly renovated or replaced, and the original styles of the grilles over the windows have been refashioned.
By BARRY DAVIS
The return of Spain’s Bnei Anusim.
By MICHAEL FREUND
Hitorerut became a success story – from one seat in the 2008 elections to four seats in the 2013.
By PEGGY CIDOR
Alternative school system Maayanot Rabbi Hiya favors process over progress; ‘In Jerusalem’ looks at how it motivates children to learn by discovering the world organically, as well as the challenges.
By LOREN MINSKY
A group of religious women have appealed to the High Court of Justice to recognize their right to immerse in a mikve without the presence of an attendant.
"I think nobody (at the central bank) even thought to devote a second to this issue."
Investigations were underway in Austria and Hungary after the bodies were discovered.
Sacred in the ‘sin city.'
By NAAMA BARAK
Transportation Minister Israel Katz has been entertaining guests during
holiday for more than 20 years.
By GIL HOFFMAN
"Dayan is a settler who is ideologically committed to the development of the settlements – a policy Brazil recognizes as illegal under international law," lawmaker writes.
Casting call reports show will film Birthright-themed episode in Israel in October.
“We will fast, pray, sanctify and respect the day, and we will respect each other,” Abraham Fund video states.
"For all those who expressed pity on us, this is what we ate," Yacimovich wrote before listing the menu in detail.
Rabbi Michael Melchior has been a strong moral voice in Israel for many years.
Olim came from 97 countries this year including one each from Andorra, Angola, Namibia, Paraguay, the Philippines and Slovakia.
Casspi and Eliyahu combine for 28 points in second-half comeback to lead national team to 1-0.
By ALLON SINAI
Yacimovich, who was brought into politics by Peretz, welcomed him back to the party and said he belongs in Labor.
Prominent Jews across the globe expressed shock at the use of such imagery.
Australian-born Ben Goldstein rises up the ranks on Israel’s ‘X Factor.’
By TAMARA UNGAR
President visits Haredi school after being disinvited from a different institution last week after he made comments in support of the LGBT community.
“I was captivated by what I saw,” A.J. Edelman says of his first exposure to the winter sport skeleton.
By MATTHEW AXEL
A hero is one who channels his creative impulses.
By BETH KISSILEFF
The evolution of Avinu Malkeinu
By LAWRENCE A. HOFFMAN
The Obama-Netanyahu War over Iran is leaving some US Jews feeling battered into choosing between their president and Israel’s premier.
By ELLIOT JAGER
The drive by human beings to emerge from a state of loneliness to a form of couplehood is an existential need, regardless of their sexual orientation.
By BENNY LAU
The rationale behind religious extremism
By SHLOMO FISCHER
What is the litmus test of true prophecy?
By SAMUEL LANDAU
An illuminating look at the far-flung worlds of Chabad ‘shluhim.’
By RIVKAH LAMBERT ADLER
This commentary is dedicated to the memory of Rabbi Dr. Emanuel Green, a beloved mentor and friend, a man of great compassion, wisdom and modesty who taught me the lessons of life.
By SHLOMO RISKIN
UNESCO calls the destruction a war crime.
Obama meets with Saudi King Salman in Washington; Saudi FM says Obama assured king that agreement prevents Iran from acquiring a nuclear weapon.
Protesters blame political feuding and corruption for the failure to resolve the waste crisis that has in recent weeks left piles of uncollected trash festering in the summer sun.
‘True tikkun olam doesn’t just shout empty slogans coated in ideology, it looks at the world
around us deeply and inquisitively.’
By NIR BRAUDO
Judaism’s realistic joy
By NATHAN LOPES CARDOZO
Children need to learn that apologies have value only if they are truly meant, felt and honest.
By RICHARD L. CURWIN
"We can only hope and pray that Congress will be wiser and will prevent this Alice-in-Wonderland deal-debacle before it destroys the entire free world."
The major lessons learned from the experience of being a stranger in a strange land and Egyptian enslavement were that we should never allow ourselves to be enslaved again.
By REUVEN HAMMER
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
"As humanity continues to evolve towards true repentance, during the period of the Third Temple, there will only be meal and grain sacrifices"
I remember, as a child, being lifted up on the shoulders of the men in the synagogue, rising to “new heights” in a raucous celebration that lasted for hours and hours.
By STEWART WEISS
As we enter 5776, tashlich provides us an entry point to begin the process of repentance and repair a broken Jewish community while also healing our own souls.
By PAULA JACOBS
What’s religiosity? Not just ritual but symbols, melody and mood. Not just davening, but loving people (even those who seem unlovable) and upholding their dignity.
By RAYMOND APPLE
Perhaps PCUSA can be excused for overlooking the consequences of the death of a Jewish state, since it has been just as blind to its own imminent demise.
By ABRAHAM COOPER AND YITZCHOK ADLERSTEIN
Yom Kippur may serve as a point of reference in time, which reminds us that we need each other and share the same human condition.
By PROF. YEDIDIA STERN
Let’s begin with the name.
At the start of the slihot liturgy, we say the following words: “We do not come before You with grace or [good] deeds, [in Your great mercy we have come before You], as poor and indigent people we knocked at Your door.”
By RABBI SHMUEL RABINOWITZ
The fault line in the American Jewish community is far more profound than domestic political allegiance.
By MELANIE PHILLIPS
There were periods and places which really felt this time of year to be Yamim Nora’im – Days of Awe.
By RAYMOND APPLE,RAYMOND APPLE
At the synod of Reform rabbis held at Frankfurt in 1845 Rabbi Samuel Holdheim rejected the idea of a personal messiah and political redemption in the Land of Israel.
By ELI KAVON
One can hardly expect the Polish government to accept its official forms in a foreign language.
By LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Dismantling “settlements” is the only goal the Israeli Left really cares about & its pursuit justifies all means, however mendacious or malevolent.
By MARTIN SHERMAN
Miraculously, You opened up an opportunity to come home; to no longer be strangers in a strange land.
By YAEL ECKSTEIN
One of the commandments Moses mentions in this week's Torah portion is the prohibition against “meat in milk.”
The leader of the Tzohar rabbinical organization, Rabbi David Stav, and his colleagues threw a shock grenade into the volatile religion/state arena this week.
By URI REGEV
He is a towering authority in Orthodox Halacha, a great authority on Maimonides, a yeshiva head in Israel, a former principal of Jews’ College....
By EFRAIM HALEVY
"In order for our society to be able to plead innocence, we must do everything possible so that these despicable acts will not be repeated."
The link between Jewish nationalism and Jewish settlements is crucial.
By MOSHE DANN