Israel has indeed brought forth a rich and vibrant secular culture, but for most people this isn't enough to sustain their need for meaning.
State given 30 days to explain why women can’t bring Torah scrolls to Jewish holy site.
It is not an honor for Rabbi Hier or for Judaism to be associated with Donald Trump's campaign rhetoric or his inauguration. It is a disgrace.
The sign was removed in response to a complaint from Betzedek, an ultra-Orthodox organization that opposes mixed prayer services at the Jewish holy site.
One woman's story highlights the wonders of 'online conversions' but is a proper conversion really possible through a screen?
The case that has polarized Israeli society demands us to respond with nuance, precision and caution, not irresponsible and vitriolic declarations like those made by Rabbi Daniel Landes.
Jewish notions of the horror of murder are being dumped into the sewer of messianic madness, abetted by a prime minister who comforts the perpetrator’s family, implicitly justifying Azaria’s act.
'I was raised Jewish and then I went through a period where I questioned things, but now I believe religion is very important.'
Adhering to the stringent religious laws of family purity has caused some to question their relationships and their lives.
The budgets for erecting religious buildings, the provision of religious services and the construction of cemeteries more than doubled.