Notre Dame

Sparks fill the air as Paris Fire brigade members spray water to extinguish flames as the Notre Dame
Gaza cleric: Arab leaders shed 'crocodile tears' for Notre-Dame

The cleric excoriated Arab leaders for being sympathetic to the French while ignoring the plights of Muslims.

Jews in France protest on February 19th, 2019
France still struggling to accept French Jews and Muslims

France is home to both the largest Jewish (600,000) and largest Muslim (5.7 million) populations in Europe,

By ELISABETH BECKER/JTA
21/04/2019
Sparks fill the air as Paris Fire brigade members spray water to extinguish flames as the Notre Dame
Notre Dame bees survive massive blaze

Three beehives were housed at Notre Dame on a roof about 30 meters below the main roof where the fire spread. Each hive has about 60,000 bees.

21/04/2019
Yellow Vests
Yellow vest protestors clash with police days after Notre Dame fire

Some officers also marched toward demonstrators to control the crowd and funnel it to Paris' Place de la Republique, where most of the demonstrators were contained in the late afternoon.

By REUTERS
20/04/2019
The Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, France
Jerusalem lights its Notre Dame with French colors in solidarity

Lion announced Thursday that the Jerusalem municipality would project the French colors onto the building for 24 hours.

By JOSEFIN DOLSTEN/JTA
20/04/2019
PEOPLE GAZE at the Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris
Notre Dame will be rebuilt, most Jewish sites won't

People need symbols, and the world needs culture, beauty and art. Notre Dame was and is a symbol of all such things – and an important symbol of continuity and connection.

By RUTH ELLEN GRUBER
21/04/2019
PEOPLE GAZE at the Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris
Middle Israel: Opposite the pillar of fire

The sorrow that flooded France was not about one wounded structure, but about a nation’s lost soul.

Smoke billows as fire engulfs the spire of Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, France April 15, 2019.
France invites designers to submit plans to rebuild Notre Dame Spire

The spire was originally designed by the 19th century architect Eugène Viollet-le-Duct. The French prime minister announced that the new spire will be suited to our times.

Smoke billows as fire engulfs the spire of Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, France April 15, 2019
Haredi media highlights medieval burning of Talmud after Notre-Dame fire

Some prominent rabbis, from medieval to modern times, have categorized Christianity as “idol worship,” due to concerns over whether Christianity fulfills Judaism’s definition of monotheism.

Pope Francis leads the Angelus prayer in Saint Peter's Square, after the closing of a four-day meeti
Pope pained by Notre-Dame fire, says Church indebted to firefighters

The Vatican has said it is willing to offer restoration know-how to help rebuild the fire-damaged landmark.

By REUTERS
17/04/2019
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