Jerusalem mayor versus (would be) mensch-slayer! The stab victim was rushed to hospital but was not seriously hurt, medical officials said. Police said the suspect, an 18-year-old Palestinian, did not have authorization to reside in Israel. Show More Summary
Jerusalem saw snow for the first time since the 1990s last Thursday, so some Franciscan monks, delighted by the unexpected snow took a break from their vows of chastity and piety in order to go outside for a few hours and just lob a few friendly snowballs at the heads of the monks they don't like. Read more...
Well, everyone deserves to have some fun when it comes to a snow day, even monks! Although monks are known for giving up worldly pleasures in favor of spiritual enlightenment, it doesn't mean they can't enjoy themselves.
A passenger recorded a very angry woman on an Israir Airlines flight, after a flight attendant refused to give the woman a chocolate bar. "I want the chocolate," the woman keeps yelling in Hebrew, according to the Jerusalem Post. See...Show More Summary
Anti-Christian graffiti written in Hebrew was found at the scene of a Greek Orthodox seminary arson near Jerusalem's Old City on Thursday.
The former Top Chef winner gets inked in Israel.
Suspected Jewish extremists set fire to a Greek Orthodox seminary building in Jerusalem early Thursday, police said, 24 hours after a mosque was torched in the West Bank. The vandals torched an annexe of the seminary near the walls of the Old City and scrawled “graffiti insulting...
Snow doesn’t come to Jerusalem very often, so when a rare snowstorm blanketed the city, people were pretty excited.
JERUSALEM (AP) - Israeli police say a fire has damaged a Greek Orthodox seminary in Jerusalem in what they suspect is a hate crime. Police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld said "anti-Christian" slogans were scribbled in Hebrew on the seminary's walls. Show More Summary
Authored by Ben Tanosborn, On his way from Jerusalem to Damascus, Saul of Tarsus (Christianity’s Saint Paul), the Jew-Roman persecutor of Jesus’ early disciples, saw a “great light” which blinded him and threw him off his horse. A light...Show More Summary
Who says that all Franciscan Monks do is pray and chant, living quiet monk lives within cold religious fortresses where the closest thing to fun is bland food and maybe some tea? For most of us, the image of a monk dressed in a bleak...Show More Summary
Apple CEO Tim Cook met with Israeli President Reuven Rivlin on Wednesday as part of his visit to Israel along with an Apple Inc. delegation. Having thanked President Rivlin for hosting him he said, “We have an enormous admiration for...Show More Summary
Talk about “monk”-eying around. A group of Franciscan monks in Jerusalem was caught on video this week having a little fun in the snow. Storms recently blanketed Israel with some cities receiving their first snowfall since the 1990s....Show More Summary
Although monks give up worldly pleasures in favor of spiritual enlightenment, their lives don't totally have to be devoid of enjoyment Take, for example, these Franciscan monks from Jerusalem who apparently took advantage of recent snowfall...Show More Summary
When Republican Congressman Dennis Ross went on a tour of Jerusalem’s most holy Jewish site, the Temple Mount, along with Yitzchak Reuven from the Jerusalem-based Temple Institute, the last thing he expected was to be screamed at by a bunch of extremist Islamist women. Show More Summary
(YouTube link) A storm last Thursday and Friday left between 20 and 30 centimeters (7-11 inches) of snow over Jerusalem. This video shows a group of Franciscan monks having a snowball fight, which they probably don’t get to do very often. Show More Summary
A Stunning opening in Jerusalem Opening and Round one report By Yochanan Afek As expected, the highest rated players in such a field already met fairly strong opposition as early as in the first round. While the first four favourites...Show More Summary
"Peace be with you." THWAP! THWAP! "And also with you." These monks, said to be in Jerusalem, apparently took advantage of an unusual snowstorm last weekend to start a good-natured snowball fight, according to video posted to Facebook...Show More Summary
Jerusalem is hosting the 2015 European Individual Championship. The highly prestigious tournament, open to all members of European Federations, is staged at hotel Ramada on February 23rd – March 8th 2015 by the municipality of Jerusalem...Show More Summary
He ran out of his car and apprehended a terrorist. A timely Purim lesson.