Berko, Shalev chosen for committee to select next Attorney General
Economy Ministry to award scholarships to Beduin students
Victims of sexual assault to receive free legal aid to keep attackers away
Conservative Friends of Israel confirm abiding friendship
Putter around with art in Bat Yam
Joining in the fun of the Irish
More than 200 French Jews arrive in Israel as new immigrants
Grapevine: Music to his ears
Kroyter jumps back into picture as high-flying Israeli phenom
Blue-and-white moves up gear in EuroBasket preparations
Plzen crushes Maccabi Tel Aviv’s hopes
French Jews travel to Berlin for momentous Maccabi Games
Sara Netanyahu: We invest in protecting our children, our enemies invests in terrorism
'Amnesty report is fundamentally flawed, shows its compulsive obsessiveness towards Israel'
Report: IAF strike in Syria targeted Hezbollah members and fighters under Lebanese terrorist Kuntar
Report: Israeli Air Force strikes target in Syria, killing at least 2 people
Amnesty says has evidence of IDF war crimes committed in Gaza
World Jewry remembers Samuel Pisar, ‘moral voice of a generation’
New York to investigate haredi schools for lack of secular studies
Israeli archaeologists find remnants of landmark synagogue destroyed by Nazis
Most Jewish students faced hostilities on North American campuses, study says
John Kerry: Pollard's release not related to Iran deal
Top US general distances himself from choice of Iran deal or war
Strategy emerges to reimpose US nuclear sanctions on Iran under a different name
France's Fabius visits Tehran, extends Paris invite to Rouhani
Can a video campaign sway US support for the Iran nuclear deal?
Iraqi militia leader says US not serious about fighting Islamic State
Canadian-Israeli anti-ISIS fighter: If we don't fight them there, they'll come here
My friends went on vacation and all I got was this stupid ISIS flag
Report: ISIS executioner 'Jihadi John' is now running from ISIS
With more than 250,000 dead in Syria, UN proposes working groups for peace
Second reported IAF strike: Damascus says Israel strikes pro-Syrian Palestinian militia
Knesset drops requirement for doctor’s authorization for adults who want to work out in gyms
Israeli researchers: Type II diabetics should never forgo breakfast
Illegal anabolic steroids smuggled in by fitness instructor seized
Israeli, US researchers develop PTSD treatment for soldiers using computer program
Israel’s largest solar field begins flowing to the national grid
Hydrocarbons found in second wells at Golan Heights oil project
Establish commission to examine water flow to Jordan, MK says
Steinitz, Netanyahu postpone vote on gas compromise outline
Budget deal to give NIS 18,000 ‘piggy bank’ to 18-year-olds
Tech talk: Cybereason takes on Operation Kofer
Israeli safety app Musketeer saves lives
Earth-like planet discovered beyond solar system
An Israeli accelerator grows in New York
Your investments: Newlyweds - Get on solid financial footing before buying an apartment
Vote ‘no’ on anti-Israel resolution: Send a message for peace education
Encountering peace: The disengagement – 10 years on: What we choose to forget
Media comment: The unethical media that disengaged itself
It’s not a done deal
Iran deal’s inspections aren’t kosher
Take two tablets!~
Lincoln and the Jews
Portrait of an assassin's wife
Red, white and baseball
Spending seven surreal years with Etgar Keret
Ulpan in Danger
This week in Jerusalem
A New Home for special brides
Eyes on the prize
Reining in an out-of-control teen
Taking a silver jubilee bow
Tel Aviv Light Rail tows a hefty load
מִשִירֵי רָחֵל: אֶל אַרְצִי
שִירַת רַבִּים 3
The path to aliya- Indian style
The journey of Ukraine’s embattled Jews to Israel
A historic win, but no slam dunk
Art is for everyone, everywhere
The Pilots Who Helped Save Israel
This Week in Israeli History: Roi Klein, Sergeant’s Affair and the Founding of Rishon LeZion
New York, Nu York: It Began with a Mitzvah
Giving Iran the Bomb Is Insane
Superman Goes to Kenya
Israeli Church leaders blame anti-Christian attacks on government inaction
Poll: Pope Francis' approval rating dips in US ahead of September visit
Oren: Jesus today would be a settler
Israeli Christian group challenges BDS with new guide
ISIS claims kidnapping of 3 African Christians in Libya
New Campsite for Youth Dedicated in Maginim Forest
New Hadid Single Dedicated in Ben Shemen Forest
Eucalyptus Park in Beit Shean Inaugurated
Tranquil Weekend in Nes Harim for Gaza Border Families
Italy’s National Day at EXPO 2015
The Ambassadors’ Club of Israel Tours the Galilee with KKL-JNF
The International Solidarity Mission Says Goodbye in Jerusalem
Chinese Ambassador Visits the Israel-China Friendship Fores
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
The Shamir Drilling Project
$100 Million JNF Boruchin Israel Education Advocacy Center Opens
JNF Canada Pays Tribute to the Honourable John Baird
From Sunny Israel to Cold Canada
Walking for Water with KKL France in the Mountains of Eilat
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
An Olah Reports From Nepal
How One Oleh is Helping to Transform the Way People Drink Water
From Think Tank to Environmental Consultant
Award Winning Designer Launches Career as Wedding Dressmaker
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
5 Strategies for Finding Your Professional Place in Israel
36 Hours in Southern Israel
Food Shopping In Israel
How Women Can Have it All in Israel
The Eisenberg’s Long Journey Home
Why Retirees are Thriving in Israel
Thanks to Aliyah video
6 Frequently Asked Questions about Israeli Healthcare
Starting Over in Israel
Sam Eisenberg: From Nativ to Aliyah
WATCH: Why Olim #LiveLoveIsrael
5 Ways that Olim Kick Back
VIDEO: Are you ready for the South?
Make yourself at home… in Israel
NBN Announces Bonei Zion Prize Recipients for 2015
NefeshB’Nefesh Provides Services to Bnot Sherut
How Doctors Are Impacting Israel’s South
07.29.2015 | 13 Av, 5775
Despite Finance Committee chairman's comments, missionary work and converting to Christianity is not illegal in Israel.
By JEREMY SHARON,LAHAV HARKOV
Gunman opens fire at the historic African-American church in downtown Charleston; is still at large, US police say.
One of the most important factors in the declining share of Christians and the growth of the 'nones' is generational replacement.
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.
By ARIEL COHEN
Holy Fire is considered a miracle occurring every year on Holy Saturday, the day preceding Orthodox Easter Sunday.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
Netanyahu: I am committed to strengthening the unity of the Jewish people, and I will continue to reject any attempt to divide the Jewish people and to de-legitimize any Jewish community.
By HERB KEINON
Person appearing to be a man has religious experience denied to women in Orthodox Judaism
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Ritual slaughter has come under attack in a number of European nations, with the practice banned in several.
By SAM SOKOL
Galloway's pledge comes amid election loss and claims that he illegally tweeted results of exit polls prior to polls closing.
By JERRY LEWIS
The report shows a 6.7 percent increase in the amount of Americans who do not affiliate with any religion.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
En reconnaissance de ces efforts, Malka Puterkovsky fait partie des 14 Israéliens choisis cette année pour allumer un flambeau lors de la cérémonie officielle qui marque la fin du Jour du Souvenir
By BENJAMIN GLATT
The time for action by Saudi Arabia and the rest of the Sunni world had arrived.
By NEVILLE TELLER
As Judaism becomes increasingly fashionable and old templates are abandoned, more secular Israelis are incorporating religious elements into their lives.
By GOL KALEV
Even though people fast during the day, on Ramadan it is traditional to be festive at night and pack in all manner of delectable foods, particularly sweets.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
The 6th annual Temech conference takes Jerusalem.
By MIRIAM KRESH
Jerusalem has the highest population growth among Israel’s large cities.
By PEGGY CIDOR
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.
Masorti, the Israeli branch of the Conservative movement, called the incident one of “baseless hatred."
Orthodox, Conservative, Reform leaders meet in bid to heal rift ahead of Tisha Be’av
By GREER FAY CASHMAN,JEREMY SHARON
Third suspect still standing trial for crime.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Numerous incidents and complaints have been reported about ritual bath attendants.
By JEREMY SHARON
Rachel Cohen Yeshurun was handcuffed and taken into police custody.
By JENNA PERLMAN,SHANA MEDEL
Shaked defends Bayit Yehudi’s actions, critics accuse party of thwarting legislative efforts on issue.
By GIL HOFFMAN,JEREMY SHARON
Sharansky: Unacceptable that vital issue for Jewish people subject to coalition politics and election cycles
On matters of religion and state, this coalition is just as divided as its predecessors.
By GIL HOFFMAN
President Reuven Rivlin and the Conservative movement have been at odds since negotiations to hold a Bar Mitzvah ceremony for disabled schoolchildren at his residence fell through earlier this month.
Police expecting thousands of Muslims to come in from different areas such as Ramallah, Bethlehem and Hebron.
By REUTERS,ARIEL BARBIERI-AGHIB
From the Jerusalem Post's '50 most influential Jews' list.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Both Shas and Bayit Yehudi sought control of the ministry during the recent coalition negotiations.
Chief rabbinate declares young woman not eligible to marry since she was considered to be non-Jewish.
Netanyahu says in speech Jews around the world can call Israel their home.
Aside from an imported view toward working, the very fact that many haredi Olim speak English helps them in the high-tech world.
By NIV ELIS
63 percent of respondents across the globe identified themselves as religious.
A tribute to Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein.
By DAVID M. WEINBERG
Twelve to 15 young scientists will study in Israel and Great Britain under program.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Large majority also rejected a recent claim made by Transport Minister Yisrael Katz that campaign for public transportation on Shabbat was politically motivated.
The Christian cemetery that was vandalized is next to the Bar’am national park, located very close to the border with Lebanon.
By BEN HARTMAN
NGO OneFamily helps grieving parents come to terms with loss of a child.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
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.
By SHARON UDASIN
Journal is partly funded by the Tikva Fund and the Maimonides Fund, and will be issued three times a year.
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.
The Ten Commandments contain two parts that are ultimately one.
By FRANCIS NATAF
The challenges posed by an unraveling region demand fresh thinking and a new set of policy tools.
By UZI RABI
Naftali Bennett has come short in his attempt to transform modern Orthodoxy’s role from supporting actor to director.
By AMOTZ ASA-EL
If we know someone who might be a victim of sexual abuse, we are responsible to protect them.
By SHAI CHERRY
Three Gush Katif evacuees open up about the loss of their home, their faith, and their return to the roots that were never uprooted
By ORIT ARFA
Holy City residents partake in joint Iftar meals following the Ramadan fast.
By LINDA GRADSTEIN/THE MEDIA LINE
What citizens of other countries are reading about the Middle East.
By COMPILED BY THE MEDIA LINE
The people who are stepping out of the shtetl.
By MAYA SHWAYDER
Yael Ziegler employs the literary-theological approach in her study of the Book of Ruth.
By ALAN JOTKOWITZ
The Orthodox religious dancers of Nehara and Ka’et are fulfilling their passion – in front of a mixed audience.
By ABIGAIL KLEIN LEICHMAN
Despite losing God, his family and briefly his mind, in his first book former hassid Shulem Deen blames himself for not foreseeing the events that would befall him.
By ELAINE MARGOLIN
A new generation of Orthodoxy among Jews seeks to find a community that supports religious observance and secular ideals of individualism and education.
By ATARA BECK
Maureen Nehedar, the first female performer of liturgical music, is running a workshop in Tel Aviv.
By BARRY DAVIS
A letter writer asks if suffering part of God's plan?
By THREE LADIES, THREE LATTES
I don’t want to cover my head anymore, but my husband doesn’t agree.
What should you do when your haredi son won’t celebrate Yom Ha’atzma’ut?
Witchcraft is considered polytheism in Islam and adherents can face death for its practice.
The move is seen by residents as a ploy to blur the lines between militants and civilians in the event of an offensive by government forces.
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
It is a truth given over to human interpretation which admits the possibility of multiple truths emanating from different ways of expounding the same verse with different applications.
By SHLOMO RISKIN
As women continue to take on their roles as doctors, lawyers, CEOs and heads of state, there cannot be a dissonance between the roles women play as human beings and as Jews.
By AHARON E. WEXLER
Saudi media accuses Iranian media of fabricating the fatwa.
“If water cannot be found for cleansing, other cleaning materials can be used," Diyanet declares.
My goal here is to make it clear why an Orthodox rabbi would and should use such unconventional means to change Israeli policy.
By SETH FARBER
How do we know who is walking whom?
By RABBI SHMUEL RABINOWITZ
A new breed of separationists is coming of age.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
Israel is a Jewish state and it should remain that way; but the means of Jewish expression are many and varied.
By LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Marriage should be an exclusively religious institution and secular states should be in the business of only civil unions.
By SHMULEY BOTEACH
Can we imagine a day when the Orthodox synagogue will accept a rabba to lead the congregation?
By BRENDA KATTEN
While religion is an important factor in the Middle East, it’s not the whole story.
By HAKIM KHATIB
We take solace in the knowledge that Rabbis for Religious Freedom and Equality in Israel share a commitment to religious freedom and diversity with the overwhelming majority of Israeli Jews.
By MARK LEVIN, PAMELA FRYDMAN AND URI REGEV
Mr. President – it is your duty to speak out... and to advocate in favor of religious pluralism. It is not too late to... prove yourself the president of all.
By REUVEN HAMMER
The tradition teaches that we should love God and other people, rejoice on the holidays, hate evil and empathize with the poor and those in pain
By DOVID GOTTLIEB
There are 185,000 Holocaust survivors living in Israel. One in four lives in poverty.
By YAEL ECKSTEIN
The interplay between a religious leader’s personal life and his public responsibilities is in no way simple.
By SHMUEL RABINOWITZ
When it comes to the observance of Jewish tradition, we are all pick-and-choosers about what we do or don’t do.
By BRIAN BLUM
The formerly religious may help an increasingly fractured Jewish community find common ground.
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
The author says that religion is first a spiritual awakening that is respected through traditional observance.
By NATHAN LOPES CARDOZO
Sfirat Haomer comes and creates continuity between initial freedom and complete freedom.
While we respect the importance of tradition, we would like to make a modest suggestion for the holiday: For the sake of our environment, let us try to keep the burning to a minimum.
As the holiday of freedom draws to a close, we should reflect on the Judeo-Christian tradition that gave rise to the sorts of freedoms we too often take for granted.
By JPost Editorial