Tag Archives: Jewish

UN: Jewish candidate elected as UNESCO head

Pledging to restore credibility to UNESCO, Audrey Azoulay of France is set to become the first Jewish head of an organization often charged with anti-Israel bias.

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Israel: Taking time to remember

Life in Israel came to a stand-still in observance of Yom HaZikaron, the Israeli Memorial Day honouring the memory of fallen soldiers and civilians.

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World: Gap between Easter and Passover explained

Usually the Resurrection season and the Passover season overlap, however, every few years an inconsistency in the calendar causes a full month between the biblical observance of the Lord’s crucifixion and resurrection at Passover.

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USA: Oscar winner delves into Jewish identity

Dustin Hoffman’s powerful emotional reaction when he discovered the harsh persecution his ancestors endured because they were Jewish. To view click VIDEO. To read related article click PRINT below.

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Israel: More Israeli Arabs recognize Jewish claim to land

A majority, of Israeli Arabs recognize Jewish rights and claims to the land of Israel, according to the latest installment of the monthly Peace Index survey.

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Israel: Prophecy unfolding with return of Bnei Anousim to Jewish fold

The resurgence of a Bnei Anousim movement is an unprecedented event in human history in which a nation is reunited and a long lost branch revived.

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Israel: Orthodox Rabbis bring Jesus home for Christmas

Quoting from their own sages, these Orthodox rabbis are not ashamed to exalt the name of Jesus, welcoming the carpenter from Nazareth back into the Jewish fold.

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Israel: DNA studies trace Jewish Priestly lineage from Biblical times

Scientists have discovered a gene which can be traced from the Biblical figure of Aaron, the first High Priest of the Jewish people, to a segment of that population today which carries the priestly lineage.

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Israel: Returning to the desert

Rising worldwide anti-Semitism is driving up the number of Jews returning home to Israel.

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Israel: Population grows to 8.2 million

Since last Independence Day Israel’s population has grown by a whopping 157,000, and now totals 8,180,000, 75% of which are Jewish.

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Israel: Youth choir makes peace through song

Now in its second year, the YMCA Jerusalem Youth Chorus brings together Jewish, Muslim and Christian high school students for singing and dialogue.

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Spain: Jewish return bill approved

The bill proposes to allow dual nationality, enabling those who can prove Sephardic ancestry to also retain their other citizenships.

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Israel: Peace on ice

A Canadian-sponsored hockey school in northern Israel gives solid footing to children from Jewish, Arab and Druze villages.

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World: Threat of terrorist attack on Israeli, Jewish targets worldwide

Counter-Terror Bureau issues strident warning, citing ‘concrete, very high’ threats in numerous countries.

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Israel: Poll finds opposition to full West Bank pullout

The poll, released by the Israel Democracy Institute and Tel Aviv University, found that 63 percent of Jews in Israel oppose a withdrawal to the 1967 lines with land swaps as part of any peace arrangement with the Palestinian Authority.

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