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Knesset clashes over Edelstein’s gesture to Christian MKs for Christmas

Abu Rahmoun said she found it disturbing that Ariel does not care about the freedom of religion of Arab MKs.

22/12/2018
Mashina

Top 10 things to do 452335

What to do this weekend and beyond.

The Mormon Tabernacle

For Jewish Mormons, hybrid identity seen as no contradiction

“I still consider myself Jewish,” said Miller, whose grandfather was Larry Fine, one of The Three Stooges. “I feel like I just added on to my faith.”

By URIEL HEILMAN/JTA
23/02/2016
Merchavia

Today in History: Taming the Jezreel Valley

Kibbutz Merchavia leads the way in settling Israel’s most fertile region.

Jaffa

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas

Yuletide celebrations are under way in Jaffa, but the Palestinian Authority downplays festivities in Bethlehem.

By Gil Stern Stern ZOHAR
24/12/2015
Christmas

WATCH: Orthodox Christmas celebrations in Bethlehem

Most Christian denominations recognize Bethlehem as the birthplace of Jesus.

By REUTERS
06/01/2015
Christmas in Jerusalem

WATCH: Santa distributes Christmas trees to Jerusalem residents

A cheerful bell-ringing Santa walked back and forth on the Old City's walls, calling on Christian residents to come pick out a tree free of charge.

By REUTERS
22/12/2014
Jerusalem's Latin Patriarch, Fouad Twal

WATCH: Jerusalem Latin Patriarch leads mass in Gaza ahead of Christmas

Christians make up a minority of about 3,500 people out of Gaza's 1.5 million mostly Muslim population.

By REUTERS
21/12/2014
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