Hillary Clinton's gefilte fish mystery
IN PICTURES: Israeli politicians go back to school
Foreign Ministry formally tabs Regev, Netanyahu's spokesperson, as next UK envoy
Coalition under heat after PM's non-Kosher nosh
Jerusalem if I forget you: Matisyahu set to perform at festival in Israel's capital
Everything’s coming up roses for ‘Bumblefoot’
Bike sharing scheme coming to Jerusalem but Shabbat war looms
Hadassah follows US centers in implanting embryonic stem cells into eye to treat AMD
Analysis: The return of the legionnaires and the impact on Israeli soccer landscape
Blue-and-white braces for final stretch
Tackle football: Israel overcomes Spain in 1st competitive game
Maccabi TA edges Beersheba thanks to Zahavi
Israel not excited by Abbas threat to quit: 'Been there, done that'
Fatah leaders urge Abbas not to resign from PLO leadership
Fate of senior Hamas operative targeted in Jenin security operation remains unknown
ISIS affiliate in Gaza claims failed rocket launch on first day of school year
Officer injured in fire-fight between security forces, Palestinians in Jenin
A rare glimpse into the education of Jewish children during the Holocaust
Area surrounding legendary Nazi treasure train goes up in flames
Genesis Foundation launches fund to boost outreach to interfaith families
White supremacist aiming to kill Jews convicted in 3 Kansas murders
On the wings of ‘The Proud Bird’
America remains Iran's 'number one enemy' despite nuclear deal, top cleric says
WATCH: Terrorists seek funds to bomb Golden Gate Bridge in anti-Iran bill campaign
Washington prepares for pivotal September vote in Congress on Iran nuclear deal
Merkel: Unacceptable how Iran continues to talk about Israel
Brokers for group liberating kidnap victims 'worse than ISIS,' says one-time supporter
Satellite images show ISIS destruction of major temple at Palmyra
US should use al-Qaida forces to defeat ISIS, former CIA chief reportedly says
Is ISIS planning attack for 9/11?
Lawmakers call on Blair to face inquiry over alleged attempt to save Gaddafi
Israeli-Turkish cooperation stops Israeli youth from joining ISIS
Non-invasive test for Gaucher disease developed
Missing piece found in liver puzzle
Fledgling scientists meet elder geniuses
Risk of another autism spectrum disorder child after a first one is much lower than presumed
Finance Ministry pledges to reform solar energy sector
A rock star, 9 congressmen, and one solar field
German, Israeli and Jordanian experts team up to explore climate change and bird migration
Israel likely to be water-stressed in 2040, study finds
Israeli tech students to develop solutions for elderly citizens
Israeli startup's digital 'guardian angel' saving lives of children with special needs
An Israeli laundry app with potential for more
Global innovators collaborate in Israel
Egyptian gas find may close Israel’s ‘window of opportunity’
Further export decline raises concern over economy
Ex porn star and supermodel fight over kosher food on Big Brother
Dropping songs, not bombs: ISIS Karaoke Twitter account gains popularity
Is Kanye's upcoming trip to Israel a ploy to boost his presidential profile?
WATCH: Shimon Peres throws a paper airplane in the name of education
Letters to the Editor: Grateful to Van Leer
Self-scrutiny in the Selichot
Jerusalem Post Editorial: Back to school
Candidly Speaking: Disband the disgraceful state-endorsed rabbinical leadership
Borderline Views: The global migration crisis
The People and The Book: Of power and pain
Stasis of belligerence
Necessary Stories: Hitched
A concerned poet
The improbable Zionist
Open the gates of conversion
A literary life
Solemnity and levity on the shore
A laptop, Wi-Fi and a cup of coffee
Unusual tombs in the Kidron Valley
Here come the ‘monument men’
Oddities: Almost paradise
It’s a boy!
Shades of black and white
The face of Israeli prostitution
מִשִירֵי רָחֵל: כִּנֶרֶת
הַמִזְרָקָה הַמוּזִיקָלִית בְּאֵילַת
Samphire and sourdough
Lost in the woods: cognitive defusion on vacation
How Samantha met Ben
American Presidential Wannabes, Israel Next Stop?
The confounding case of the Kastner trains and Kolozsvar ghetto
Tiny Ant-Man's Bigger Brand Lesson
Gaza Evacuees in Halutza, 10 Years Later
A Corner in Nitzana Forest in Memory of Sergeant Erez Sagi
Australian Legislators and Political Advisors Visit Gaza Border Communities
New Campsite for Youth Dedicated in Maginim Forest
Chinese Delegation Tours Negev Agriculture and Forestry
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
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
$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
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A sense of connection to a being larger than oneself was associated with better physical function and fewer, or less severe, symptoms of cancer or treatment, according to patient reports.
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
"We are actively adjusting to the attack on our business and members’ privacy by criminals," company says.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
As of Friday, the CYCI GoFundMe campaign has been shut down, but the project was still taking donations on its website.
As a child, she survived the 1903 Kishinev pogrom, in what is now Moldova, in which 49 Jews died and 500 were injured over two days.
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
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
Jerusalem’s alternative rabbinic programs usher in ‘post-modern Orthodoxy’
By ARIEL HENDELMAN
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.
There is no reason to believe that the haredi rabbinic and political leadership is any more inclined now to stop preaching the gospel of segregation between haredi and non-haredi society.
By JEREMY SHARON
The move comes against a background of several high profile struggles against the chief rabbinate by different groups who have sought to establish alternatives to the chief rabbinate's services.
Soon after first Sabbath on which owner did not open the cafe, he received various warnings, including a letter from the lawyers of complex owners, for not complying with contract.
Deri hopes plan will discourage shops from opening on Shabbat; restaurant-owners in new Tel Aviv shopping center complain landlords fined them for opening on Shabbat.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Chaplaincy Corps provides religious guidance to soldiers in every unit and base
Hapoel Katamon is expecting some 1,500 fans for the first game of the season.
The Spirit Over Soul Festival takes place in Caesarea on August 27.
By BARRY DAVIS
“This video represents a call to violence and incitement against an entire community in the country," Zionist Union legislator writes to AG and to the police.
The custom of kapparot has become increasingly controversial as animal rights groups have argued that the ritual entails significant suffering to the birds.
Sharansky and Bennett back new conversion network, chief rabbinate remains silent.
Herzog calls for “actions not words” in response to the rabbi’s comments about burning churches in Israel.
Gopstein is known for his extremist positions on issues on the conflict with the Palestinians, Jewish intermarriage and homosexuality.
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.
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
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
Mike Gondelman took a lot of hits but he turned his angst into a powerful and inspiring story of rehabilitation and healing.
By RIVKAH LAMBERT ADLER
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
Maureen Nehedar, the first female performer of liturgical music, is running a workshop in Tel Aviv.
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.
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
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.