A Hanukkah bush is a bush or tree—real or simulated—that some North American Jewish ... Anita Diamant states, "When [a Jew] looks at a Christmas tree , he or she may be seeing two thousand years of virulent persecution by Christians against Jews. ... In his book A Kosher Christmas: 'Tis the Season to Be Jewish (Rutgers ...
Dec 21, 2016 ... A Christmas tree standing behind the walls of the Old City of Jerusalem, Dec. 26, 2015. (Nati Shohat/Flash90). (JTA) – 'Tis the season, but ...
Dec 22, 2016 ... In many places around the world, the Christmas tree is a symbol of a ... has said putting up a tree would not cost a hotel its kosher certification.
Dec 25, 2015 ... The narrative involves a rabbi who sells his copy of the Torah to buy a Christmas tree for a poor little girl. It is ultimately revealed that this little ...
Oct 1, 2013 ... At wintertime in a Jewish home in the United States, you're more likely to find a Christmas tree than a kosher kitchen. That's one of the findings ...
A few years ago, Joshua Eli Plaut wrote a book titled, A Kosher Christmas. ... scholar of Kabbalah) thought nothing of putting up a Christmas tree in their homes.
Mar 9, 2015 ... Rabbis End Ban on Christmas Trees in Israel Hotels ... only consider standards of kashrut alone in certifying an establishment as kosher.”.
Dec 23, 2016 ... Mahajni added: "This is not really about a Christmas tree. ... on threats to revoke the kosher certificates of businesses that celebrate Christmas.
(3) Such as setting up the Xmas tree (some say even buying one,) or playing holiday ... ANY SPECIES OF TREE IS KOSHER FOR USE AS A XMAS TREE, ...
Dec 3, 2010 ... What is wrong with Jews displaying or decorating Christmas Trees in store windows (or elsewhere)? What if we decorate a tree but do it in ...