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Hostages at Texas synagogue freed, gunman killedplayer

Hostages at Texas synagogue freed, gunman killed

Gunman held four hostages and 'will kill people if anyone gets close to the synagogue'.

PM Bennett: 'Closely monitoring the hostage situation'

PM Bennett: 'Closely monitoring the hostage situation'

Israel is 'closely monitoring' hostage situation in Colleyville, Texas, Israeli ministers say.

Ancient synagogue discovered near Turkish tourist hotspot

Excavations reveal ancient synagogue in Turkish town near tourist hotspot

Excavations reveal ancient synagogue in Turkish town near tourist hotspot of Antalya. Synagogue dates back to 7th century.

LA synagogue worshippers threatened

LA synagogue worshippers threatened

Antisemitic letter threatening worshippers and vial containing unknown powder found outside Los Angeles synagogue.

The European country where Islam has replaced Christianity

The European country where Islam has replaced Christianity

It is a country where so-called "dead churches", can be viewed and purchased on the Internet, Even a synagogue became a mosque. Op-ed.

Synagogue restored a mile from Auschwitz recalls Jewish life

Synagogue restored a mile from Auschwitz recalls Jewish life

Just 1 synagogue still exists in Oswiecim, Poland, where once there were 20.

Bennett prays at Manhattan synagogue, walks to hotel

Bennett prays at Manhattan synagogue, walks to hotel

PM prays at Kehilath Jeshurun synagogue in Manhattan, where he used to pray 20 years ago, on Shmini Atzeret night.

Threats to synagogue 'will not diminish the Jewish community'

Threats to St. Louis Park synagogue 'will not diminish the Jewish community'

Investigation is ongoing, but timeframe of threat has passed, St. Louis Park synagogue managing director says.

150-year old Bristol, UK synagogue saved thanks to renovation

150-year old Bristol, UK synagogue saved thanks to renovation

The historic Orthodox synagogue was given a life saving renovation in large part due to generous donations from its aging congregants.

Historic Brighton, UK synagogue in desperate need of repair

Historic Brighton, UK synagogue in desperate need of repair

19th century synagogue, valued for its architecture and religious history, is now crumbling due to water and structural damage.

Swastikas drawn on door of Tel Aviv synagogue

Swastikas drawn on door of Tel Aviv synagogue

Police collect evidence, investigate, after swastikas scrawled on door of south Tel Aviv synagogue.

1 arrested for stealing Torah scrolls from Long Island synagogue

Suspect arrested for stealing Torah scrolls from Long Island synagogue

Man who vandalized Chabad synagogue in Long Island and stole Torah scrolls apprehended.

Bulgarian synagogue vandalized with swastika

Bulgarian synagogue vandalized with swastika

Sofia Central Synagogue, the largest in Southeastern Europe, defaced with swastika and an anti-Semitic message.

Toronto synagogue vandalized with swastika and other graffiti player

Toronto synagogue vandalized with swastika and other graffiti

Beth Sholom Synagogue defaced with anti-Semitic graffiti several days after Jewish campaign signs were vandalized in Montreal.

Potsdam, Germany opens first synagogue in over 80 years

Potsdam, Germany opens first synagogue in over 80 years

Potsdam has opened its first synagogue since the Holocaust along with a new Jewish scholarship center.

Rabbi Yaakov Ariel: Anyone not vaccinated violates Jewish law

Rabbi Yaakov Ariel: Anyone not vaccinated violates Jewish law

'He may not enter the synagogue to pray; it is forbidden to allow him to remain if he does enter.'

Palm Beach synagogue partners with Shiloh

Palm Beach synagogue partners with Shiloh

Rabbi Moshe Scheiner of Palm Beach Synagogue explains the significance of unity and becoming one with the world's oldest 'synagogue.'

100-year old LA synagogue given $14.9 mil state renovation grant

100-year old LA synagogue given $14.9 million state renovation grant

East LA's Breed Sreet Shul was once center of Jewish life in the city until community moved elsewhere and it fell into disrepair.

A once-majestic Bulgarian synagogue is granted new life

A once-majestic Bulgarian synagogue is granted new life by the city

A dilapidated Bulgarian synagogue will become a cultural center — and lifeline for a dwindling community.

'The ghosts of Manhattan': Bot shows where synagogues used to be

'The ghosts of Manhattan': This bot shows where synagogues used to be

A 20-year-old college student in Texas is mapping every Manhattan address that used to be a synagogue.

Beit Shemesh synagogue demolished - with Torah scroll inside

Beit Shemesh synagogue demolished - with Torah scroll still inside

'Even if the city needed to evacuate the synagogue, care should have been taken to respect the Torah scroll,' Beit Shemesh resident says.

Bnei Brak: Swastikas graffitied on Religious Zionist synagogue

Bnei Brak: Swastikas graffitied on Religious Zionist synagogue

Vandals deface Bnei Brak synagogue with swastikas, throw objects at entrance.

Historic Scottish synagogue to feature Jewish heritage center

Historic Scottish synagogue to feature Jewish heritage center

Center in 19th century Glasgow synagogue will feature history and stories of Scotland's Jewish community.

London synagogue whose history dates back to 1867 closing

London synagogue whose history dates back to 1867 closing

Historic South London Synagogue closing its doors due to aging and dwindling membership and lack of local Jewish community in the area.

Poway synagogue shooter pleads guilty, receives life sentence

Poway synagogue shooter pleads guilty, receives life sentence with no chance of parole

Shooter who killed one and injured three during Passover in 2019 still faces federal charges, under which the death penalty may be sought.

California to fund restoration of 106-year old synagogue

California budget to include $14.9 million to restore 106-year old synagogue

Breed Street Shul in Boyle Heights was founded in 1915 by Easter European Jews but fell out of use after WWII when community moved away.

Bread spread out at synagogue on Tisha B'Av fast

Bread spread out at synagogue on Tisha B'Av fast

Worshippers shocked to find rolls of bread all over entrance to synagogue on saddest fast day of Jewish calendar.

Decrepit synagogue, once used as a church, is being redesigned

Decrepit Chicago synagogue, used as a church for years, is being redesigned

A law professor and artist are transforming a decrepit former South Side Chicago synagogue into a green community space.

German synagogue restored thanks to interfaith efforts

German synagogue restored thanks to interfaith efforts

In a German city with 30 Jews, a restored Art Deco synagogue will house interfaith efforts.

Ohio city closes synagogue for violating building, zoning codes

Ohio city shuts down, fines synagogue for violating building, zoning codes

After ongoing dispute with city, owner of Aleksander Shul now faces $65,000 fine and four years probation for alleged code violations.

Thief returns to the scene of the crime - and is caught

Thief returns to the scene of the crime - and is caught red-handed

Arab who entered Israel illegally returns to scene of electronics theft - and is caught.

Explosive device detonates outside Queens synagogueplayer

Explosive device detonates outside Queens synagogue

No one hurt after driver of van tosses explosive device that lands outside Shaare Tova Synagogue.

Jerusalem synagogue evacuated due to fireplayer

Jerusalem synagogue evacuated due to fire

Rabbi Rafi Feuerstein's National Religious synagogue evacuated due to fire. Residents say they saw person starting fire deliberately.

Connecting communities between Israel and the Diasporaplayer

Connecting communities between Israel and the Diaspora

Arutz Sheva speaks to Noa Lewis of the Connecting Communities project as well as two rabbis whose communities now share a connection.

How did Diaspora communities survive Covid-19?player

How did Diaspora communities survive Covid-19?

Arutz Sheva talks with Rabbi Shalom Axelrod of Young Israel of Woodmere and Rabbi Jaron Engelmayer, Chief Rabbi of Vienna.

Swastika discovered on ark at Frankfurt airport synagogue

Swastika discovered on ark at Frankfurt airport synagogue

Synagogue ark in German airport defaced with swastika during COVID closure.

Decades after its destruction, Hungarian synagogue reopens

Decades after its destruction in the Holocaust, Hungarian synagogue reopens

Hungarian synagogue reopens as Jewish cultural center 150 years after its founding, decades after Holocaust destruction.

Arabs infiltrate Jewish town, set fire to synagogue

Arabs infiltrate Jewish town, set fire to synagogue

Arab terrorists infiltrate Oz Zion, attempt to set its synagogue on fire.

Pro-Israel signs at two Maryland synagogues vandalized

Pro-Israel signs at two Maryland synagogues vandalized

Signs had been up for years before being defaced. Both synagogues plan on putting up new pro-Israel signs.

Objects thrown through windows of LA synagogue and kosher eatery

Objects thrown through windows of LA synagogue and kosher eatery

Friday morning, anti-Semitic hate crimes took place at Young Israel of Century City and nearby Pat's Restaurant. Investigation is ongoing.