Widgetized Section

Go to Admin » Appearance » Widgets » and move Gabfire Widget: Social into that MastheadOverlay zone

Home » Archives by category » Religion » Judaism

Berlin Plans ‘House Of One,’ A Place Where Jews, Muslims, And Christians Will Pray Under The Same Roof

Epigraph: Say, ‘O People of the Book! come to a word equal between us and you — that we worship none but Allah, and that we associate no partner with…

Muslims, Jews, Christians to pray together at the Vatican

The Express Tribune: VATICAN CITY: Pope Francis hopes an unprecedented meeting of the Israeli and Palestinian presidents at the Vatican on Sunday can help end “eternal negotiations” and lead to peace…

‘Islamic Jew-Hatred’: It’s NOT in the Qur’an

Source: Belief Net By Hesham A. Hassaballa Pamella Geller has put up bus ads in Washington, D.C. that say: Islamic Jew-hatred: It’s in the Quran. Two-thirds of all US aid goes to…

The Arab-Israeli conflict comes to the Metro buses

Source: The Washington Post BY GLENN KESSLER May 21 at 6:00 am A reader called the other day, asking for a fact check of a bus ad that called for…

Johanna Neumann, Holocaust Survivor, Tells Story Of Being Saved By A Muslim Family In Albania

Huff Post: by Antonia Blumberg — Johanna Neumann was nine years old when her family escaped from Nazi Germany to seek refuge in Albania. They spent six years there and survived…

Abbas: Holocaust ‘Most Heinous’ Crime of Modern Era

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has called the mass killing of Jews in the Holocaust “the most heinous crime” against humanity in the modern era. Mr. Abbas’ statement was published Sunday by…

Jewish scholar lectures on ‘How Islam Saved the Jews’

AL.com: by Greg Garrison — David J. Wasserstein, a professor of Jewish History at Vanderbilt University, will lecture on “How Islam Saved the Jews” at 7 p.m. on Thursday, April…

3 dead in shootings at Jewish centers

Suspect is man in his 70s, police say By Matthew Stucker and Catherine E. Shoichet, CNN updated 11:05 PM EDT, Sun April 13, 2014 (CNN) — A gunman opened fire at two Jewish…

Brandeis Gets It Right on Islam

Huff Post: by Eric H. Yoffie — The task of American Jews and all Americans is to join with our Muslim friends in the fight against religious fanaticism in Islam…

Spain’s Apology: Jews are Not the Only Ones Who Suffered; Muslims Also Owed Corrections for Historical Wrongs

By Faisal Kutty (about the author) The Spanish government’s offer of the “right of return” to the descendants of Jews expelled in 1492 is a “bit late, but nevertheless worthy…

Worldwide, Many See Belief in God as Essential to Morality – Richer Nations Are Exception

Survey Report Many people around the world think it is necessary to believe in God to be a moral person, according to surveys in 40 countries by the Pew Research…

Delaying the apocalypse at Al-Aqsa/Temple Mount

Source: Haaretz By By Khaled Diab The Dome of the Rock dominates the Jerusalem skyline with majestic splendour. To the untrained eye, this architectural gem, floating resplendently above the old…

Ultra-Orthodox Jews protest against army service

By Yolande Knell Continue reading the main story in BBC Related Stories Religious protest over Israel draft Should Israel’s Haredi Jews enlist?Watch Jerusalem: Communities up close Hundreds of thousands of…

If Spain welcomes back its Jews, will its Muslims be next?

theguardian: by Ashifa Kassam — A proposed law will fast-track naturalisation of Jews whose ancestors were expelled 500 years ago. Now the descendants of Muslims who were ousted are also…

The ‘Islam is different’ argument

Washington Post: by Eugene Volokh — I have argued that many (though not all) of the things that are condemned as intrusions of Islamic law into American law are actually…

Denmark’s ritual slaughter ban says more about human hypocrisy than animal welfare

Source: The Guardian By Andrew Brown “Animal welfare takes precedence over religion” declared Denmark’s ministry of agriculture when a ban on ritual slaughter came into effect this week. There were immediate…

Jewish Divorce Woes Plague Female ‘Agunahs:’ Carolyn Appell Talks About Her Six Year Struggle To Get A Get

The Jewish fear of intermarriage

By Erica Chernofsky: BBC News, Jerusalem Intermarriage – when Jews wed non-Jews – has been called a threat to the future survival of the Jewish nation. So what happened when…

Page 1 of 16123Next ›Last »