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Shavuot / שבועות

May 16 @ 8:30 pm - May 18 @ 9:15 pm

Rosh Hashana / ראש השנה

September 6 @ 6:55 pm - September 8 @ 8:05 pm

IN THE NEWS

Meet 6 Israeli women breaking glass ceilings in Fintech

“Being a woman gives you an advantage because finance used to be a male-dominated world. Females bring a different point of view and I leverage that.” Over the past few years, a strong financial technology [...]

By | May 6th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Israel Now Home to ‘Incredibly Rare’ Complete Scroll of Esther, One of World’s Oldest

Scroll of Esther written by a scribe on the Iberian Peninsula around 1465, before the Jews’ expulsion, has been acquired by the National Library of Israel in Jerusalem. By Yakir Benzion, United With Israel One [...]

By | February 23rd, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

King David-era fort found in Golan, may be 1st evidence of Bible’s ‘Geshurites’

Dating to around the time of King David 3,000 years ago, what may be the earliest fortified settlement in the Golan Heights was recently discovered during salvage excavations ahead of the construction of a new [...]

By | November 12th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

EITC Advocacy in Harrisburg

Representatives from local Jewish non-public schools joined hundreds of other advocates on May 7, 2019, at the annual EITC/OSTC Advocacy Day in Harrisburg sponsored in part by the Orthodox Union’s Teach PA coalition. The purpose [...]