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Pope rejects anti-Semitism, praises improved Jew-Muslim ties

Pope Francis decried anti-Semitism and praised the progress Christianity has made in its relations with Judaism and Islam since the ground-breaking Second Vatican Council half a century ago.

Israel rabbis challenge Orthodox control over conversions

A group of Israeli rabbis has launched a movement of conversion courts challenging the ultra-Orthodox establishment`s monopoly on conversions to Judaism, organisers said Tuesday.

Anti-Semitic joke backfires on Indignado Madrid official

An anti-Semitic joke that a newly elected official from the Spanish Indignados (Outraged) movement tweeted in 2011 unleashed a storm of criticism Sunday, a day after his group took over the Madrid city council.

'Much-in-love' Jenna Jameson ready to become Jew

Porn star Jenna Jameson seems to be completely in love with her Israeli fiance Lior Bitton as she has announced that she will soon beconverting to Judaism.

Disproving Shakespeare: The greatest Roman in literary fiction

Only a few historical figures retain their renown in the relentless march of time, with one yardstick being widespread, continuing depictions across various cultures.

Gwyneth Paltrow converting to Judaism?

Gwyneth Paltrow converting to Judaism?

Actress Gwyneth Paltrow is reportedly planning to convert to Judaism to follow in the footsteps of her late father Bruce Paltrow.

Chile Jewish community hurt by soccer club shirt

A soccer shirt is igniting a war of words between Chile`s Jewish and Palestinian communities.

Netanyahu directs to revisit ban on female prayer at holy site

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has instructed a quasi-governmental Jewish organization to find a solution for non-Orthodox Jewish female groups wishing to pray at one of Judaism`s holiest sites.

‘Judaism’ most popular religion in US

A new study has revealed that the most popular faith in the US is Judaism.

Vanessa Hudgens not converting to Judaism

A rep for Vanessa Hudgens has denied reports that she is preparing to convert to Judaism so she can marry boyfriend Zac Efron.

Early menorah depiction

Archaeologists have uncovered one of the earliest depictions of a menorah.