Posts Tagged ‘ jerusalem ’

This 260-Year-Old Church Ladder Shows Just How Much Jews and Christians Have in Common

December 24, 2015
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The 260-Year-Old Church Ladder That Shows Just How Much Jews and Christians Have in Common

If you’re feeling lonely on this most Christian of days, just think of all that Jews and Christians have in common. Namely: in-fighting. In the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, located in Jerusalem’s Old City, stands, or rather leans, a ladder. But this isn’t any ladder—this is the Immovable Ladder.…

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Finding Home But Risking Your Family, in Jerusalem

November 13, 2015
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P.S. Jerusalem

When filmmaker Danae Elon became pregnant with her third child in 2010, she decided to…

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Comic-Book Heroes Storm Jerusalem

February 20, 2014
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Superheroes storm Jerusalem

The paper-cut artist Isaac Brynjegard-Bialik—whose website, tellingly, is NiceJewishArtist.com—appropriates old comic books into some seriously Jewish art. In…

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The Anti-Semitic Origins of “Hip Hip Hooray”?

January 21, 2014
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Three cheers for the bat mitzvah girl! Hip…

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A Muslim, a Jew, and a Jerusalem Kabbalist

December 19, 2013
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One man’s trash is another man’s treasure—and sometimes,…

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A Graphic Novel with Jerusalem as its Hero

August 28, 2013
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Boaz Yakin’s latest graphic novel, Jerusalem, based on his…

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A Cookbook Called Jerusalem

November 16, 2012
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Chefs Yotam Ottolenghi and Sami Tamimi were both…

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Jerusalem, in IMAX

June 26, 2012
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You’ve never seen Israel like this. In the…

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The Most Popular Palestinian Writer in Israel

May 15, 2012
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Sayed Kashua has made a career out of…

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Jerusalem in Google’s Eyes

May 9, 2012
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The amazing Street View function on Google Maps…

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A Jew from Kentucky

February 7, 2012
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Dan Bern’s folk songs bear more than a…

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A Summer Festival of Lights

July 18, 2011
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jlem

Creating public art in Jerusalem is complicated. After all, the…

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