Synagogues face the added difficulty of drying out their buildings days before the holiest and busiest days of the year.
As white nationalist outreach ramps up, the University of Houston was targeted with anti-Semitic posters.
“I let him know he should be ashamed to call himself a Christian.”
Bomb threats, a frozen Kotel compromise, Zionists banned from pride parades, neo-Nazis rising and hurricanes hitting—not a good year for the Jews.
The NYPD’s District 3 teamed up with Jewish community organization Amudim and the grocery store Seasons Kosher to send aid to where it’s needed most.
“For years the Jewish communities stood by Israel when it needed their help; now it is our turn to stand by Houston’s Jewish community.”
“We are flying by the seat of our pants here,” Shapiron-Plevan said.
A kosher deli company set up a crowdfunding page to send kosher salami “to the kosher community of Houston just in time for the Jewish New Year.”
ZAKA chairman Yehuda Zahav told BIN that there was a “religious imperative to help, since every man was created in God’s image.”
JERUSALEM — A team of volunteers from Israel’s ZAKA Search and Rescue organization is in Houston to help with clean up in the wake of Hur…