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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
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]