| Friday, 07 December 2012 02:47|
Space is still available for the Alexander Muss High School in Israel Semester Program, which leaves Jan. 27, 2013 and returns May 31.
| By Arthur C. Norman |
| Friday, 07 December 2012 02:45|
Reverend Donald Anderson, Imam Farid Ansari and Rabbi Amy Levin /Arthur C. NormanPROVIDENCE – On Monday, Dec. 3, an interfaith trio of clergy stood symbolically in the shadow of Roger Williams, Rhode Island’s icon of religious tolerance, in Providence.
| Friday, 07 December 2012 02:41|
Students from AFMDA’s New England Youth Campaign at their ambulance dedication ceremony in May 2002 in Brookline, Mass. This year’s campaign, the first since 2002, will engage Rhode Island students for the first time. /AFMDA BOSTON – American Friends of Magen David Adom is re-launching its New England Jewish Students Ambulance Project. The goal is to raise $100,000 to purchase a critically needed ambulance that will be sent to save lives in Israel.
| By Shai Afsai |
| Friday, 07 December 2012 00:18|
In Israel, biblical passages telling of the Exodus from Egypt, the giving of the Ten Commandments and the return of the Jews to Jerusalem from the Babylonian exile are read in Ge’ez by one qes (priest) and then translated into Amharic by another.JERUSALEM – For centuries, the Jews of Ethiopia, the Beta Israel, lived in almost complete isolation from other Jewish communities around the globe. Professor Joseph Halévy recounted in “Travels in Abyssinia” that, when he journeyed to Ethiopia in 1868 to meet with some of its members, he had difficulty convincing them that, although he was white, he was a Jew.
| By Ben Sales |
| Friday, 23 November 2012 18:10|
KFAR AZA, Israel (JTA) – In some ways, Israel’s latest confrontation with Hamas looks like past conflicts in the Gaza Strip. Operation Pillar of Defense has left some key Hamas leaders dead, depleted weapons supplies and hit more than 1,000 targets in Gaza.
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