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New Yeshiva In Bronx Opening For Bochurim “Still Looking” Mid Zman

Bronx, once the home of a vibrant frum community, is now receiving its long awaited revitalization with the opening of a Yeshiva Gedolah and Beis Medrash.

 

NYC Clergy Gather On Sandy Aftermath

Representatives from Manhattan, the Bronx, Queens, Brooklyn, Staten Island and Long Island as well as Connecticut came together for prayer, conversation and planning to formulate a citywide faith-based strategy regarding the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy....
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Patriarch Maxim Of Bulgaria Dies At 98

Patriarch Maxim (Maximus) (Bulgarian: Патриарх Максим) (Marin Naydenov Minkov, born October 29, 1914), the head of the Bulgarian Orthodox Church since 1971 died today, November 6, 2012 at 98....
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Faith Wins A 17-Year Court Battle

Earlier today, the Alliance Defense Fund won a permanent injunction in a 17-year legal battle involving the Bronx Household of Faith and the NYC Board ...
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Bronx Church Permitted To Meet At NYC School

A federal judge cleared the way Thursday for a small Bronx church to continue meeting for religious services at a New York City public school despite an appeals court ruling upholding the city's ban on use of the schools for worship services....
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162-Year Bronx Parish Closes

The parish of St. Augustine's Church, which was founded in 1849 in the Morrisania section of the Bronx, is celebrating its last Mass today....
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Check Urself B4 U Wreck Urself

Reverend Hiram Ratliff, the Pastor of the New Tabernacle Baptist Church in Bronx, is hosting a youth workshop this Sunday, January 29, 2012 after morning service at 02:00 p.m. entitled Check Urself B4 U Wreck Urself. ...
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Buddhist Meditation & Levitation

On a quest for magic in Nepal, magician Dan White meets up with a Buddhist monk who claims to have the power of levitation....
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Jewish Organization Sued For Religious Discrimination

A Jewish former employee is suing the non-profit Jewish organization Na’amat for religious discrimination....
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Bronx Native Edwin O’Brien Named Cardinal

One of the 22 Catholic clergymen promoted Friday to cardinals by Pope Benedict XVI is a Bronx native assigned to Vatican City who makes a pilgrimage every spring to his childhood church....
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NY Housing Authority Gives Bronx Church The Boot

A small church in Bronx has been evicted from a public community center....
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Bronx Annual Chanukah Celebration

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. invites you to join him celebrate Chanukah....
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A Bronx Church Divided

The Bedford Park Presbyterian Church in the Bronx was founded in 1900 and began holding bilingual services in English and Korean, 73 years later....
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Invitation To A Movie & A Prayer Night

To celebrate the days of the Immaculate Conception & Our Lady of Guadalupe, the House Of Hope International presents a movie & prayer night with special guest Rev. Peter M. J. Stravinskas, Ph.D., S.T.D....
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Defending Tradition, Family & Property

Members of the American Society for the Defense of Tradition, Family and Property (TFP) recently campaigned on the streets of Bronx in favor of traditional marriage....
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Ghanaian Catholic Community In Bronx

The Ghanaian Catholic Community in the Bronx, (from Christ the King and St. Margaret Mary Churches) celebrated Ghana's 54th Independence Anniversary on Sunday, March 6th, 2011 with the Most Reverend Timothy M. Dolan, Archbishop of New York, as the Principal Celebrant at Our Lady of Grace Roman Catholic Church, Bronx, New York....
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Inspirational Gospel Assembly's Show

The Inspirational Gospel Assembly, one of New York's most inspiring churches located on Brooks Ave, Bronx, NY recently held a spectacular gospel show in preparation for the its grand inauguration in New York, scheduled for May 28 2011....
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Islam: What The West Needs To Know

An examination of Islam, violence, and the fate of the non-Muslim world....
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Parkchester’s Annual Kwanzaa Festival

Creating Unity in the Community kindly invites you to attend Parkchester’s second Annual Kwanzaa Celebration. We will be delighted to have your participation and support a program that will benefit the community....
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US Joins In Chorus Of Condemnation

The United States of America has said it "strongly condemns" the sentencing of seven Iranian Baha'i leaders to 20 years imprisonment....
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The Holy Quran, Holy Torah, And The Holy Bible All Defend The Sanctity Of Life

You should know that on January 22nd, 2019, New York State became the abortion capital of the United States. On that day, the New State Senate and Assembly, along with Governor Andrew Cuomo passed and signed into law the most barbaric abortion expansion law this country has ever seen.
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Community Interfaith Service In Honor Of Rev. Dr. martin Luther King Jr.

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. hosted an interfaith service honoring the legacy of the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in conjunction with the Trinity Baptist Church on Monday, January 21, 2019.
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Merry Christmas

“Glory to God in the highest heaven, and on earth peace to those on whom his favor rests.” Luke 2:14  
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BP Diaz Hosts Annual Christmas Tree Lighting

On Thursday, December 6, 2018, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. hosted the borough’s annual Bronx Christmas tree lighting ceremony.
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BP Diaz Hosts Annual Chanukah Celebration & Menorah Lighting

On Wednesday, December 5, 2018, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. hosted the borough’s annual Chanukah Celebration and Menorah Lighting ceremony at the Riverdale YM-YWHA.
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BP Diaz Hosts Christmas Tree Lighting

On Thursday, December 6, 2018 (tomorrow), Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. will host the borough’s annual Bronx Christmas tree lighting ceremony along with special holiday festivities.
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Community Shabbat Dinner At The Bronx Jewish Center

On Friday December 7, starting at 07:00 p.m. there will be a Community Shabbat dinner at the Bronx Jewish Center.
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Chanukah Celebration & Menorah Lighting Ceremony

To RSVP, please send an e-mail message to jlaufer@bronxbp.nyc.gov.  
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Happy Thanksgiving

We gather on this day to thank God for what we have, for the family we love, the friends we cherish, and for the blessings that will come.
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† Happy St. Patrick's Day

Happy Saint Patrick's Day, or the Feast of Saint Patrick (Irish: Lá Fhéile Pádraig, "the Day of the Festival of Patrick")!

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