wall_excavations
Clara Amit/IAA
Israel

Uncovering Jerusalem’s Ancient Walls

Anytime someone wants to build or renovate a building in Jerusalem, some unknown mystery of the city is unearthed.

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Students Find 3,800-Year-Old Artifact
: IAA/Maxim IAA - Dinstein und Clara Amit
Israel

Students Find 3,800-Year-Old Artifact

High school pupils assisted in uncovering a spectacular pottery vessel dating back nearly four millennia.

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Israel Is Caring for Syrian Children

www.amaliah.org
Israel

Israel Is Caring for Syrian Children


As the world stands by and watches the bloodshed in Syria, a group of private citizens are bringing busloads of Syrian children to Israel for medical treatment.

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Adi Soffer Teeni
Israel

Why Israel Is the World’s Startup Nation

More than 300 multinational companies including Google, Facebook, Microsoft and Intel have hired engineering teams in Israel to find ways of improving their products.

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JEWISH GUNSLINGERS
Creative Commons
Jewish World

The Jews of the Wild West

Ever hear the story of the mohel (Jew who performs circumcisions) who rode around on horseback in the Wild West while Indians collected scalps?

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Papyrus
Shai Halevi/IAA
Israel

‘Jerusalem’ on Ancient Papyrus

A rare papyrus mentioning Jerusalem and dating back to the First Temple Period has been recovered from antiquities thieves.

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The Journey of the Three Kings
Leopold Kupelwieser - public domain
Faith

The Christmas Gifts

The Christmas season retells the marvelous events surrounding the birth of our Lord in Bethlehem: the shepherds, angels and manger, all familiar and beloved.

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Global Shabbat Unites Jews
Shabbat Project
Jewish World

Global Shabbat Unites Jews

A worldwide Sabbath project is captivating the Jewish world.

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Mysteries of the Scarlet Thread

Faith

Mysteries of the Scarlet Thread


Part and parcel of visiting the Western Wall in Jerusalem’s Old City these days is being asked by elderly Jewish women wrapped in colorful head scarves if you would like to put one of their red string bracelets on your wrist.

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