Ultra-Orthodox rabbis ban Internet use

...Leading ultra-Orthodox Jewish rabbis have banned their followers...ultra-Orthodox Jewish sect. "The rabbis met recently and started off...That was going too far, the rabbis decided -- computers have proved...was rare: often a ruling by a rabbi in one sect on how to deal with...

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Area rabbis will say 'Shalom'

...lay leaders can serve in the rabbi's stead until new leadership...knew what you didn't need a rabbi for, we would be out of a job." The rabbis have commiserated the last few months about their plans, said Rabbi Parr, who will end 12 years...

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Festival marks start of Hanukkah with parade, ice carvings

...For centuries, the Hanukkah candles were lit outside the family's front door, bathing the darkness in light and warmth," Rabbi Zalman Fischer told the small crowd assembled near a 7-foot-tall wooden menorah. "Later, it was only fear of persecution...

Hanukkah celebration begins with parade, menorah lightings

...from a block of ice and then lit. "We always try to be a little creative and do different things different years," said Rabbi Zalman Fischer, of Chabad of Augusta, which sponsors the event.The festival will also feature a toy drive, and guests are...

Jewish seminary, first to train rabbis for all traditions

...Jewish community. He believed rabbis needed a deeper understanding...Reconstructionist - traditionally draw rabbis from schools within their movements. Rabbi Jerome Epstein of the United...independent school can truly train rabbis for congregations committed...

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Rabbis fill need in small congregations around the country

...all the things that a regular rabbi does." Colleyville - within...enough to have a full-time rabbi," said Lew Friedland, the...congregation relies on student rabbis such as Brown, who performed...experiences that a more mature rabbi would have." For the students...

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Hilltop holy site at heart of Arab-Israeli conflict

...refrained from praying on the hilltop, congregating instead at the adjacent Western Wall. Israel's chief rabbis, as well as the rabbi of the Western Wall, have issued directives urging people not to ascend the Temple Mount, arguing that the...

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Parade, other events to mark Hanukkah in Augusta

...light the menorah for one night, but the oil lasted for eight days."The word Hanukkah really means rededication," said Rabbi David Sirull of Adas Yeshurun Synagogue on Johns Road. "We rededicate ourselves to our religious convictions."He said current...

2014 Holiday Events

...musical presentation; bring unused toys for Chanukah toy drive at Children's Hospital of Georgia; (706) 722-7659 or rabbi@chabadaugusta.org HOLIDAY LIGHTSCHRISTMAS IN HOPELANDS: 6-9:30 p.m. Dec. 12-15, 18-23, 26, 27, Hopelands...