Can Non-Jews Receive Synagogue Honors?

Being called to the Torah for an aliyah and leading certain prayers are, among other synagogue rituals, generally reserved for Jews. 

What To Expect At Synagogue Services on Saturday Morning

A guide for bar/bat mitzvah guests and other newcomers to Sabbath worship.

Highlights of the Shabbat Morning Synagogue Service

The major parts of the Saturday morning service.

Russians in Israel

Aliyah from the Former Soviet Union since 1989.

The Law of Return

An immigration policy to ensure a Jewish majority in the State of Israel.

Ask the Expert: Lost Conversion Certificate

How do I make aliyah without my conversion certificate?

Rahel Yanait Ben-Zvi

One of the leading women activists of the Yishuv and the State of Israel.

Ethiopian Jews in Israel

Ancient traditions in a new Jewish state.

How to Have an Aliyah

What you should know before you're called to the Torah.