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Vigilant Jews Refuse to Lose!

5 hours agoIndustries / Military : OPFOR

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

Monks Just Want to Have Fun (That's All They Really Want)

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...

Franciscan Monks Decide to Have a Snowball Fight in Jerusalem -- This Is Hilarious!

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.

Video captures woman yelling at flight attendant over candy bar

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

Hate Crime: Anti-Christian Graffiti Found at Scene of Fire at Greek Orthodox Seminary in Jerusalem

Anti-Christian graffiti written in Hebrew was found at the scene of a Greek Orthodox seminary arson near Jerusalem's Old City on Thursday.

Jewish extremists suspected of torching Christian church in apparent Jerusalem hate crime

12 hours agoNews : The Raw Story

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...

Watch these Franciscan monks have an epic snowball fight in Jerusalem

12 hours agoNews : Trending Now

Snow doesn’t come to Jerusalem very often, so when a rare snowstorm blanketed the city, people were pretty excited.

Jerusalem Seminary Damaged In Fire After Suspected Hate Crime

16 hours agoNews : Huffington Post

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

After Six Years In Office, Has Obama Seen "The Great Light"?

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

Monks In A Snowball Fight: Video Of Jerusalem Friars Lights Up Internet

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 Meets Israeli President Reuven Rivlin In Jerusalem

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

Battle of the Day: Watch a Group of Monks Peg Each Other with Snowballs

yesterdayHumor / odd : The Daily What

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

Franciscan Monks have a snowball fight because they deserve fun, too

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

US Congressman Dennis Ross Verbally Abused On Jerusalem’s Temple Mount By Muslim Women

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

Snowball Fight in Jerusalem

yesterdayHumor / odd : Neatorama

(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

Stunning opening of EICC in Jerusalem

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

Monks Celebrate Snowstorm With Massive Snowball Fight

2 days agoNews : Huffington Post

"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

European Individual Chess Championship 2015 LIVE!

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

Jerusalem Mayor a Hero

2 days agoReligion / Judaism :

He ran out of his car and apprehended a terrorist. A timely Purim lesson.

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