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2008-11-20 13:04:18

A U.S. study suggests that regular attendance at religious services reduces the risk of death by approximately 20 percent, researchers said.

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.

2008-08-04 12:01:14

By EVELYN GORDON Education Minister Yuli Tamir's defense of a new law exempting haredi schools from teaching the core curriculum deserves attention.

2008-07-30 12:00:24

By DAN IZENBERG The High Court of Justice on Sunday blasted the Education Ministry for allegedly ignoring a ruling it handed down four years ago ordering it either to introduce the teaching of a core curriculum in haredi schools financed by the state or to stop financing them.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.