Tag Archives: archaeology

The perversity and malice of Temple Denial

Even with the evidence in front of their eyes, there are too many ignoramuses, conspiracy theorists, religious supersessionists as well as plain old antisemites, who either deny the very existence of the two Jewish Temples or deny the Jewish connection … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

As always, despite the bad or indifferent news of the past week, Friday ushers in Shabbat, and to accompany it, here is my latest Good News Friday post. London has been engulfed by fire in recent days: two kosher shops … Continue reading

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#Jerusalem50: Har Hatzofim (Mt. Scopus) and the Ophel

On Wednesday Israel and the Jewish world will be celebrating the 50th anniversary of our miraculous victory in the Six Day War of 1967. Jerusalem has gone into high gear for the extraordinary anniversary (though this has been somewhat complicated … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

The days and weeks run away with us and it’s time for another Good News Friday post. Starting with antisemitism news, or rather anti-anti-semitism (☺) here is some excellent news from England. The execrable Malia Bouattia lost her position as … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

It’s a great feeling to continue the good news from yesterday into today, towards Shabbat, so here is my latest Good News Friday installment. First up is a blast from the past, as Israeli students unearthed a 2,000 year-old Jewish … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

The clocks moved forward in Israel last night which is just as well because I have an extra hour to write my Good News Friday post! Let’s start this week’s post with news from Israel’s biomedical sector. Israeli 3D printing … Continue reading

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