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Jewish communities thriving in the Arabian Gulf - opinion

This past year, we have made wonderful steps in changing perceptions of how comfortable and safe it is to be a Jewish person in the Arab world.

25/11/2021

Historic Jewish figures featured in Jerusalem Film Festival section

One of the strongest sections in the Jerusalem Jewish Film Festival, which will run at the Jerusalem Cinematheque from November 27-December 2, is the Jewish Portraits program.

MOROCCAN JEWS pray at a synagogue in Tetouan, Morocco

Bodies of seven COVID-19 victims sent to Israel from Morocco for reburial

Among the dead was Rabbi Sholom Eidelman, one of the first emissaries of the Lubavitcher Rebbe who lived in Morocco for more than 60 years.

By SHIRA HANAU/JTA
24/11/2021

Bernard-Henri Lévy is Jerusalem Jewish Film Festival guest of honor

The festival runs from November 27 to December 2 at the Jerusalem Cinematheque, and features dozens of movies about Jewish life, personalities, culture and history from around the world.

Montana Jews want to buy back synagogue building sold for $1 in 1930s

If purchased, the synagogue would serve as a community center and host cultural events and holiday celebrations.

By SHIRA HANAU/JTA
21/11/2021

French-Jewish far-right commentator Zemmour courts voters in London

Likely French presidential candidate Eric Zemmour on Friday praised Britain for leaving the European Union but dodged multiple questions about whether he would advocate for 'Frexit.'

By REUTERS
20/11/2021

Japanese carvings in Jewish Museum tell of Jewish family’s resilience

A new exhibition in the Jewish Museum of Manhattan is about the family at the hear of 'The Hare With Amber Eyes' memoir.

By SANDEE BRAWARSKY/JTA
19/11/2021

It's time to reform Jewish weddings in Israel - opinion

Members of the Conservative and Reform movements are all too frequently depicted as demons and their rabbis as wielders of pitchforks.

By BARRY NEWMAN
17/11/2021
An illustrative photo of a Jewish wedding in front of the Mediterranean Sea.

At least 85,000 Jewish intermarried couples in Israel

At least 2,460 couples with one Jewish spouse and one non-Jewish spouse registered their marriages in 2018, a 37% increase over 2011 numbers.

When will non-Orthodox Jews gather for daily prayer again? - opinion

Many people, religious and not, yearn for places where they can gather, connect and socialize with other people outside of the home and workplace

By Neil Kurshan/JTA
17/11/2021
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