People of faith around the world are turning to prayer during the Covid-19 pandemic. But why exactly do we pray? It turns out, prayer isn’t just about religion. And while the ways people pray vary widely, the basic human need to reach out to something outside of ourselves is universal.
Anton Nathaniel Redding is accused of damaging relics and overturning furniture at Nessah Synagogue in Beverly Hills.
Fears of anti-Semitic attacks have risen in the wake of the Jersey City shooting.
Richard Holzer, arrested earlier this month, faces a maximum prison sentence of 50 years.
The Yom Kippur attack on a Halle synagogue has renewed concerns about rising far-right extremism and anti-Semitism in Germany.
The gunman accused of killing two people outside a Halle synagogue was using homemade firearms — a far cry from military-style weaponry common in the U.S.
Two are dead and at least two are wounded after a shooting near a synagogue where dozens of worshippers were observing Yom Kippur.
The man was wounded in a drive-by shooting as he waited for services at Young Israel of Greater Miami, the synagogue said.
Physical attacks on the Jewish community more than doubled, the Anti-Defamation League finds.
The group protested the author Jonathan Metzl's book reading on the same day a white supremacist gunned down worshippers at a synagogue.