Sunday, September 26, 2021

Tag: WJC

Weekly Portion: Shelach, Numbers 13:1 – 15:41

The Jewish people received the Torah on Mt. Sinai and were ready to enter the land of Israel. There was a consensus of opinion...

Duke and Duchess of Cambridge to visit Stutthof concentration camp

William and Kate will have a ‘specific Jewish memorial element’ to their European trip in July. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are to visit...

Extremist jailed for trying to join ISIS once threatened slaughter against...

Former Cross-rail guard who tried to join ISIS is put behind bars after being stopped at the Syrian border. former security guard at Crossrail who...

Balfour celebration organizers ‘surprised’ at scope of groups seeking support

Those overseeing preparations for the centenary of the Balfour Declaration, say they’ve had applications for funding from right across the UK. Community representatives overseeing preparations...

Weekly Portion: Be’halot’cha (Numbers 8-12)

Aharon is commanded in the lighting of the Menorah, the Levites purify themselves for service in the Tabernacle (they trained from age 25-30 and...

Jordan considering banning Wonder Woman over Israeli star Gal Gadot

Israel’s closest regional ally may censor the Hollywood blockbuster, with campaigners saying they ‘refuse to be partners to the crimes of the Zionists’. Jordan is...

FA issues lifetime bans for fans who gave Nazi salutes in...

Football association clamps down on supporters who made ‘disrespectful’ gestures whilst in Germany. The Football Association is clamping down on the new boorish generation within...

Palestinian official says Western Wall belongs to Jews

Jibril Rajoub argues that the Kotel should remain under Israeli control, but Temple Mount belongs to the Palestinians. A top Palestinian Authority official said the...

American Jewish Committee Global Forum 2017 in DC

The American Jewish Committee Global Forum of 2017 in Washington DC was attended by more than 70 countries where Brazil was represented by a large...

Four Arab nations cut relations with Qatar over Islamist ties

Bahrain, Egypt, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates sever relations with the tiny energy-rich state. Four Arab nations have cut diplomatic ties to Qatar...

Chief Rabbi leads community calls for ‘defiance’ in wake of London...

Ephraim Mirvis says Britain must remain focused on the values of peace and tolerance in the wake of Saturday’s terror attack that left at...

Jewish chaplain’s daughter ‘punched and kicked’ in anti-Semitic attack

Campus faith leader praises his daughter’s ‘stoic response’, after she faces barrage of hateful abuse on Shabbat. A Jewish chaplain has praised his 16-year old...