Kever Rochel, the Tomb of Rachel, in Bethlehem is considered to be the third holiest site in Jewish tradition, after the Temple Mount and The Tomb of the Patriarchs in Hebron.
Evan’s mom bought him a six-month JDate subscription as his birthday present in 2011. I went to buy a one-month subscription, but wound up buying a three-month subscription. At the time, I was living in Tampa, Florida and Evan was living in Orlando, Florida. We were about 45 minutes away from each other.
In honor of Columbus Day, Jewish Treats presents a brief history of early Jewish life in Columbus’ hometown of Genoa (also called Genova). Although it is generally presumed that Jews settled in Genoa (Northeast Italy) during the Roman era, the earl…
Lori and Alex informally “met” on May 17, 2010 through JDate.com’s chat feature. As Lori searched on JDate for her perfect match, she came across Alex’s headshot and limited profile. She decided to Instant Message him. Little did she know, she was chatting with her future husband!
Change is always hard, particularly when it involves leaving a person that we care about and sometimes even love.
The celebration of Shabbat is meant to be the high-point of the week. Indeed, it is considered proper for one to spend time each day preparing for the coming Shabbat. In order to ensure that people understood the appropriate ways of honoring Shabbat, t…
Thank you JDate for all you have provided. You have an amazing site and I have bragged about how great it is for the last two and a half years.
Most people recognize Richard the Lionheart and his brother John from the saga of Robin Hood.
Austin Basis stars in the CW’s Beauty and the Beast as J.T. Forbes – the funny sidekick to Vincent, the show’s “beastly” star played by Jay Ryan. The shows second season premieres this month and features J.T. working to help Vincent’s love interest, Cat (Kristin Kreuk), as she tries to save her soul-mate. So, just as Austin Basis is helping two soul mates save their fated love on Beauty and the Beast, we thought this happily married Jewish actor would be the perfect person to help JDaters® with their own epic love stories!
The first ordained rabbi to serve in an American congregation was Rabbi Abraham Joseph Rice (originally Reiss, 1802-1862). After studying in Germany, in Wurtzburg and then Fuerth, Rice was prevailed upon by his fellow rabbis to join the increasingly la…