PM to 'make every effort' to bring Begin back into cabinet
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Edelstein 'going crazy' over Knesset's inactivity
One Republic: Living the 'Good Life' in Tel Aviv
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Comedy: Talking to Todd
FIFA ban would be a 'tsunami' for Israeli soccer, former top official says
Campaign’s last weekend brings very little drama
Rishon to face J’lem in semis, Haifa levels series with Eilat
Sela outplayed by Tsonga at French Open
IsraAID sending team to join Texas flood relief effort
If Catholic Ireland said yes – could Israel ever do the same?
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Cyprus arrest of Hezbollah man 'uncovered large-scale Iranian terror plot across Europe'
Palestinian soccer head under fire after withdrawing motion to suspend Israel from FIFA
Palestinians pan withdrawal of motion to suspend Israel from FIFA
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Netanyahu: Moves like Palestinian 'provocation' at FIFA distance peace
UK condemn Belz rabbi's edict banning drivers
Rapper Ice Cube scuffles with rabbi outside casino, hit with $2ml lawsuit
Prince William to address London Jewish fundraiser
Accused war criminal dies as Russia and Canada argue his fate
Belz Hassidim ban women from driving in UK
Israel gives approval for construction projects in Gaza, says Qatari official
Assad regime kills dozens with barrel bombs, rights group says
Saudi cleric's fatwa: Women only watch soccer to look at men's thighs
UN report finds continued non-compliance by Iran in nuclear probe
Agreement on punitive Iran sanctions remains elusive
Tuesday's rocket attack in South induced Ashdod woman to give birth
Whooping cough vaccine to be offered to Jerusalem infants in June due to a number of cases
World No Tobacco Day to be marked on Sunday
Rambam Medical Center's AID seminar aims to save lives in Africa, create goodwill abroad
Environmentalists claim victory as sand mining to stop at Samar
Netanyahu on natural gas: We will not repeat mistakes of other countries
Kahlon recuses himself from gas sector
Experts call for urgent construction of wastewater treatment facilities in West Bank
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Jimmy Wales wants Wikipedia to change the world, again
‘Brand psychology is effective for business and politics alike’
Israel gains ground in competitiveness ranking
Into the Fray: The depraved indifference of ‘two-statism’
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אֶת כָּל פִּלְאֵי הַקַיִץ
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תַחֲרוּת לְפִיתוּחַ אַפְּלִיקַצְיוֹת בּיְרוּשָלַיִם
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The pope pines for pizza, peace of mind and the soccer pitch
Thousands of Christians flock to Jerusalem for Pentecost
Christians in the Middle East rank high on Peoples Under Threat list
Christian Zionist in Israel filming anti-BDS movie
Debate simmers over whether pope called Abbas an ‘angel of peace’
New Occupational Therapy Room and Garden for the Galilee Medical Center
Landscaping Absorption Centers with Ethiopian Immigrants
Holocaust Day Ceremony Honoring the Heroism of Jewish Rescuers
Pedaling Along the Tel Aviv Shore
The International Solidarity Mission Says Goodbye in Jerusalem
Chinese Ambassador Visits the Israel-China Friendship Fores
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President of Lombardy Tours Israel Prior to Milan Expo
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JNF Ontario Community Mission Tours the Western Negev
Celebrating 50 Years of German-Israeli Diplomatic Relations
The Negev Conference on Agricultural Research and Development
Arava Open Day: Food Security for Israel and the Entire World
Living Green in Israel: the Contest and the Winners
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How One Oleh is Helping to Transform the Way People Drink Water
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Award Winning Designer Launches Career as Wedding Dressmaker
Outdoor Fitness Israel: An Innovative Fitness Program Developed By UK Olim
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05.30.2015 | 12 Sivan, 5775
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Scholars estimate that by the year 2030, Christians in China will exceed the number of Christians in the United States, thus making China the largest Christian nation in the world.
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Holy Fire is considered a miracle occurring every year on Holy Saturday, the day preceding Orthodox Easter Sunday.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
Ultra-traditionalist bishops in Brazil claim to be leading The Resistance to Pope Francis's religious revolution, despite their own excommunications.
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The initiative was launched by a Muslim American, Bassel Riche.
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The report shows a 6.7 percent increase in the amount of Americans who do not affiliate with any religion.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
French are seeking answers in books teaching Islam following deadly attacks in nation.
Jewish leaders in the Midwestern state react to the controversial measure that was ratified last week.
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Hirsi Ali says obama is naïve in his attempt to negotiate a nuclear arms deal with Iran.
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The unidentified culinary student said that school officials forced her to violate her faith.
Event held under a veil of secrecy at London's Grosvenor Hotel.
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63 percent of respondents across the globe identified themselves as religious.
A tribute to Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein.
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Twelve to 15 young scientists will study in Israel and Great Britain under program.
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The Christian cemetery that was vandalized is next to the Bar’am national park, located very close to the border with Lebanon.
NGO OneFamily helps grieving parents come to terms with loss of a child.
Bill aims to forbid ministers, deputy ministers from using government-owned vehicles on Shabbat, holidays, so long as public transportation remains unavailable during those times.
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Chosen rabbi has decades of experience as a group facilitator and as a Jewish educator.
Activist says non-Jewish visitors were granted entry to the site while the Jews were refused passage.
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Deri spoke before the rabbis and praised them for their spiritual leadership and guidance.
Organization offers easily accessible on-line service for selling hametz pre-Passover.
Participants studied one page of Mishna Brurah, a compendium of Jewish law, per day for seven years.
There are still no disciplinary measures the ministry can take against a rabbi not fulfilling his duties or who violates ministry regulations and guidelines.
Like the Talmud version of the program, those studying in the Daf Yomi B’halacha initiative complete their study program every seven years as well.
Haredi political leaders have railed against what they describe as the "wicked decrees" of the outgoing government.
Shenkar College’s Concoction Week takes place this week; all third year students from both the college’s faculties of design and engineering are participating in a range of workshops.
Connecting people to activities taking place in Anglo communities is a crucial part of helping immigrants find a sense of belonging in Israel, founder says.
Ofer Gamliel was sentenced in 2002 to 15 years for a bomb plot at an east Jerusalem girls’ school.
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Naftali Bennett has come short in his attempt to transform modern Orthodoxy’s role from supporting actor to director.
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If we know someone who might be a victim of sexual abuse, we are responsible to protect them.
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Natan Ophir attempts to address the perplexing questions that surround the life of the controversial hippy rabbi.
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Yael Ziegler employs the literary-theological approach in her study of the Book of Ruth.
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By ELAINE MARGOLIN
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By ATARA BECK
Legendary Jerusalem scholar and teacher Avivah Gottlieb Zornberg discusses writing about the Hebrew Bible in English.
By BETH KISSILEFF
In his collection of scholarly, yet accessible, essays on modern halachic issues, Rabbi Shlomo Riskin suggests innovative solutions but clings religiously to the traditional framework.
By SHLOMO BRODY
A leadership forum at the Christian-focused Magdala Center attempts to catalyze change and offer reconciliation for the thousands caught up in Israel’s sex industry.
Why the ultra-Orthodox sects have flourished while other Jewish communities have struggled.
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Report raises disturbing questions about Iranian compliance with any nuclear agreement in light of failure to respect its citizens’ basic human rights.
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
A video of the execution which appeared on YouTube was removed as a violation of the site's policy on "shocking and disgusting content."
"Mockers of the prophets of Allah were punished for their mockery," says religious leader in video.
Saudi media accuses Iranian media of fabricating the fatwa.
“If water cannot be found for cleansing, other cleaning materials can be used," Diyanet declares.
The author says the Torah organizes our lives to allow us to best appreciate the human condition and enjoy the pleasures of this world.
By AHARON E. WEXLER
The writer points out that while humans have unique privileges, their responsibilities are greater and include stewardship over the Earth.
By RABBI SHLOMO BRODY
‘Bulgarian Rhapsody’ is charming but tinged with dread.
By HANNAH BROWN
‘A certain man of the House of Levi went and married a Levite woman’ (Exodus 2:1)
By SHLOMO RISKIN
His work has impacted on so many lives, not least of which my own family.
By AVIGDOR LIBERMAN
Every time I recall the scene of the giving of the Ten Commandments at Sinai, I am always astounded by the power and majesty of the Torah’s description.
By AVRAHAM AVI-HAI
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By NATHAN LOPES CARDOZO
Sfirat Haomer comes and creates continuity between initial freedom and complete freedom.
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By JPOST EDITORIAL
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By JPost Editorial
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