Conservative-Masorti movement petitions High Court so that a Ugandan convert to Judaism be allowed to remain in Israel under the Law of Return
A kippah inspires a bar mitzvah boy to reach out and reach in.
The Jewish community in Uganda exalt at a wedding ceremony on Aug. 8. Gershom Sizomu, a rabbi from the nearby Jewish community at Nabugoye Hill in Mbale, and Yafa Chase, a rabbi from Granby, Mass.
As Jews around the world celebrate the restarting of the Torah, among them is probably the world's newest, and unlikeliest, group of Jews.
Itai and Hadas Goldstein recently got married and decided to have their honeymoon in Africa. The newly wedded couple visited Uganda, where they celebrated the Jewish New Year of Rosh Hashanah with the Abaydaya Jewish community