Jerusalem. A meeting place of holy and secular. A place of synagogues, churches and mosques. A place there old and new merge into something so beautiful, so special, it takes your breath away. No place in the world is like Jerusalem. No experience in the world matches standing in...
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Tag: Jerusalem Day
May 8, 2013 | 12:20 pm
April 23, 2013 | 1:37 pm
A suburban Boston church was vandalized with an anti-Semitic message while police were hunting for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.
The Victory Assembly of God church in Sharon, Mass., was vandalized on the night of April 19, as police pursued Tsarnaev, 19, and...
June 4, 2012 | 11:23 am
This the fifth letter in a debate on changing the date of Independence Day in Israel. Readers who are not yet familiar with the debate can read more about it here.
The fifth letter is by Rabbi Yehuda Brandes, head of the Center for Advanced Judaic Studies and Leadership, and...
August 30, 2011 | 10:51 am
June 1, 2011 | 4:07 pm
Scattered clashes broke out in neighborhoods surrounding Jerusalem’s Old City during the annual Jerusalem Day march, though the event was mostly peaceful.
Three people—two marchers and one Arab resident—reportedly were lightly injured during stone-throwing clashes by the Old...
June 1, 2011 | 7:51 am
May 4, 2010 | 11:23 am
The Orthodox Union is urging American Jews to mark the anniversary of the reunification of Jerusalem with prayer, Torah study and advocacy.
“Those who now seek to tear Jerusalem apart do so in editorials and Op-Eds, in lobbying meetings, and in White House conversations,” says an ad...