Archive for: Jewish Identity

Kansas Jewish sites shooter found mentally competent, state seeks death penalty

Kansas Jewish sites shooter found mentally competent, state seeks death penalty

(JNS.org) – White supremacist and former Ku Klux Klan member Frazier Glenn Miller, Jr., who fatally shot three people at two Jewish facilities in Kansas earlier...

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Irish Holocaust memorial organization backtracks on guideline not to mention Israel

(JNS.org) – An Irish Holocaust memorial organization said that Israel will be mentioned at a Dublin commemoration ceremony in January in response to reports that...

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‘Death’ was life-changing experience for this rabbi

‘Death’ was life-changing experience for this rabbi

Many of us are too busy living to make plans for an afterlife. This was Alon Anava’s experience as well. Rabbi Anava, as he is called today, is definitely not...

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Decision to restrict sukkah construction time angers community

Decision to restrict sukkah construction time angers community

Another chapter in the continuing saga of intolerance in the Montreal borough of Outremont has been written, with the local council voting to limit the period of...

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BAYT kiddush and dedication in honour of Frank Dimant

BAYT kiddush and dedication in honour of Frank Dimant

Beth Avraham Yoseph of Toronto (BAYT) Congregation of Thornhill will honour Dr. Frank Dimant for his 36 years of leadership as CEO of B’nai Brith Canada with a...

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