cbs4 My 33 Header Logo

Jewish

(Source: CBS4)

Sotloff’s Rabbi Speaks Out About Family’s Struggle

The Rabbi of murdered South Florida journalist Steven Sotloff spoke out one day after the a video showing his execution was posted online.

09/03/2014

Early Monday morning, spray painted swastikas and the word "Hamas" were discovered on the pillars in front of the Congregation Torah Ve'emunah, at 1000 NE 175th Street, in North Miami Beach.  (Source: CBS4)

Residents In NE Miami-Dade Neighboorhood Gather For Torah Dedication

A Northeast Miami-Dade neighborhood held a Torah dedication ceremony Monday afternoon, a show of unity in the wake of several crimes in the area.

08/18/2014

Rabbi Joseph Raksin (Source: Yona Lunger)

Stereotype May Have Played Role In Rabbi Murder

Police continue to look for the killers of a beloved rabbi, gunned down in Northeast Miami-Dade in broad daylight.

08/12/2014

Tariq Abu Khdeir Source: CBS News

Florida Israeli Teen Allegedly Beaten Confined To Home

A teenager who attends school in Florida is now confined to his home in Israel as six Jewish suspects were arrested in the grisly slaying of a Palestinian teenager who was abducted and burned alive last week. The crime set off a wave of violent protests in Arab sections of the country.

07/06/2014

U.S. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-FL), Chairman of the Middle East and North Africa Subcommittee, and Rep. Ted Deutch (D-FL), Ranking Member of the Middle East and North Africa Subcommittee, meet with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. (Courtesy: Chairman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen)

Local Leaders Meet With Israeli Prime Minister

Local leaders met with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu just days after three Israeli teens were found dead after being kidnapped while hitchhiking home from school in the West Bank.

07/03/2014

David Halberstam (Source: CBS4)

South Florida Man Related To Slain Teen In Israel

It’s a heartbreaking day in Israel as three murdered teens are laid to rest. They were kidnapped and killed while hitchhiking home from school in the West Bank more the two weeks ago. Their bodies were found Monday and that pain of loss stretches around the world to South Florida.

07/01/2014

keyframe607

Nazi Concentration Camp Tour Guide Educates Local Students

A man traveled thousands of miles to South Florida to tell a very important story and educate young people about the Holocaust.

02/07/2014

(Source: CBS4)

Holocaust Survivors Battle For Insurance Benefits

Adolph Hitler and his axis of evil incarnate exterminated six million Jews, packing them into rail cars and off to the concentration camps and the gas chambers and the ovens that awaited.

CBS4–11/08/2013

Ultra-Orthodox Jewish men pray along the Ayarkon River in the city of Ramat Gan near Tel Aviv during the ritual of 'Tashlich' on September 12, 2013. Tashlich is a ritual during which believers cast their sins into the water and the fish, and it is performed one day before the Day of Atonement or Yom Kippur. Yom Kippur, the most solemn day in the Jewish calendar, is a 25-hour period of fasting and intense reflection and prayers where the central theme is atonement that begins tomorrow after sunset. (Photo by: JACK GUEZ/AFP/Getty Images)

Jews In South Florida Celebrate Yom Kippur

Jews around South Florida will mark Yom Kippur, Judaism’s day of atonement, Friday.

09/13/2013

Source: CBS4

S. Fla Couple Recalls How Schindler’s List Saved Their Lives

Schindler’s list is for sale online through eBay. It was once an Academy Award winning movie framed by the infamy of the Holocaust.

CBS4–07/19/2013

more

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,504 other followers