sabbath

Ultra-orthodox passengers allegedly assault staff on El Al flight over Shabbat

Two flights were scheduled to depart from JFK airport on time, however, due to stormy weather both flights had been delayed.

ULTRA-ORTHODOX JEWS dance as they protest outside the Knesset last month.
'Silent Holocaust' of assimilation destroying US Jewry, Haredi MK says

“There will be no memory of US Jewry - only those who observe Shabbat,” the Haredi lawmaker added.

Tel Aviv Synagogue
Bad Shabbat law

That High Court decision was a recognition that existing legislation empowers local governments to decide for themselves how to observe the Sabbath.

Israel train
Deal over Shabbat coalition crisis is close, but still not finalized

Efforts to reach an agreement are expected to recommence on Friday morning.

A Sabra cactus, from which the name for a native Israeli is derived.
An intimate Israel through painting

The artist desires to teach by example and demonstrate what can be achieved if one is willing to venture beyond the limitations of scope or habits of mind.

By JOCELYN MOJZES
05/09/2017
wwii
Warsaw residents join Sabbath dinner to remember the start of World War II

Among the guests was David D’or, an Israeli singer; Krystyna Willenberg, the wife of Samuel Willenberg, a Treblinka survivor who died last year.

By JTA
03/09/2017
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