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First known depiction of biblical heroines Jael and Deborah uncovered in Israel

The earliest known depiction of biblical heroines Jael and Deborah was discovered at an ancient synagogue in Israel, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill announced in July. A rendering of one ...

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Florida synagogue sues state over new pro-life legislation

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The state of Florida is being sued by a Jewish synagogue over a new pro-life law that outlaws abortion after 15 weeks of pregnancy. Congregation L’Dor Va-Dor of Boynton Beach alleges that ...

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The Presbyterian Church lies about MLK and Israel in the same breath

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The Presbyterian Church has an antisemitism problem. In their statement published on the annual celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s life, Rev. Dr. J. Herbert Nelson, II, clerk of the General ...

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President Trump gives powerful speech on power of prayer

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Observers are remarking on the depth of a speech given by President Donald Trump during ceremonies for the National Day of Prayer. The President and Vice President Mike Pence hosted a Rose ...

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Family in synagogue shooting had escaped rocket attacks on Israel

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For one family who witnessed the weekend attack on their San Diego synagogue, it was not their first encounter with terrorism. A lone terrorist entered the Chabad of Poway Synagogue in San ...

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California synagogue shooting leaves 1 dead, 3 injured

Reports out of San Diego are that a 19-year-old man with a rifle opened fire inside a synagogue in Poway, California, today as worshipers celebrated the last day of Passover. A woman has died ...

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Man arrested in Synagogue trashing was a Obama campaign worker

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The media and civil rights organizations were quick to finger Republicans and Trump supporters for the anti-Semitic messages found in a synagogue in Brooklyn, New York. Turns out, the man arrested is ...

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Iranian who fled persecution raises $1 million for synagogue

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A man who fled political persecution in Iran and now lives in the US is about to donate $1 million to the victims of the Tree of Life Synagogue shooting in Pittsburgh, ...

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Memorial to Jewish victims brings communities together but includes politics

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The Jewish community was joined by a contingent of Christians Monday night at a memorial service for the victims of the Pittsburgh synagogue attack. The vigil, held at Kihilath Israel Synagogue in ...

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Israeli leaders offer prayers after synagogue attack

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Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu condemned the attack on Pittsburgh’s Tree of Life synagogue Saturday. “I was heartbroken and appalled by the murderous attack on a Pittsburgh synagogue today,” Netanyahu said in ...

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