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2010-01-06 11:00:00

BROOKLYN, N.Y., Jan. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- A panel of rabbis respected as authorities on Torah law issued a sweeping ruling to cut off support for politicians who promote normalizing the sin of homosexuality.

2008-08-19 12:01:00

By Judy Siegel-Itzkovich Shaf Yativ was a synagogue in ancient Babylonia made of stones rescued from the First Temple.

2006-01-28 16:08:48

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - One of the most revered Jewish holy men in Israel died on Saturday aged more than 104-years-old. Rabbi Yitzhak Kaduri taught Kabbalah, a mystical form of Judaism.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.