The Ministry of Health says 5,238 new cases have been confirmed between Thursday and Friday, setting yet another negative record. Restriction on movement is somewhat relaxed from 500 yards from one's home to 1,000 yards.
Amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, synagogues nationwide have drastically adjusted their holiday programming to minimize congregant interactions and time spent in one area. Still, the point, say rabbis, is to celebrate the arrival of the New Year, in whatever form that looks like.
A Tale of Two High Holy Days: Why Orthodox Jews Are Going to Synagogue While Everyone Else Is on Zoom
(JTA) – At the Jewish Center on Manhattan’s Upper West Side, this year’s High Holy Days will be anything but normal. With eight services happening...
The team has developed guides and webinars. They're providing steps to invoke various aspects of the holidays as well as family memories.
For the past 36 years, The Laugh Factory comedy club in Hollywood has opened its doors for free Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur services.
The ‘Avinu Malkeinu’ Kid isn’t Amar’e Stoudemire’s Son. But he Does Have a Message for the High Holy Days. Take it From His Mom
(JTA) — Nina Shapiro didn’t intend for the video of her son’s singing to go viral. The Perth, Australia, mother of two describes herself as...
The shofar wave involves placing people on corners throughout the city and asking them to blow the shofar one after another.
I have experienced a much-divided self lately as I have been thinking about the sovereignty of the Divine, the core theme of Rosh Hashanah....
On Sept.11, Gottfried will be doing a Zoom event, “Observance: Ritual of Taking Challah & Prayers for Healing and Remembrance.”
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Clergy are making plans to ensure the High Holy Days are unique and engaging at a time when people are yearning for connection.
The quote was part of a longer report in The Washington Post.
They praised Zoom "for setting a powerful precedent by refusing to allow the normalization of terrorism on its platform."
UAE Writer Criticizes Expulsion of Jews From Arab Countries: ‘We Failed to Learn the Lesson of History’
"This hatred will therefore continue to exist, so long as our heritage [text]books continue to incite hatred against the Jews."
The report also explains how QAnon conspiracy theories are laced with anti-Semitism.
The paper said the ad was "clearly inappropriate and did not meet our standards for distribution."
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