Rabbinate's Discrimination of Orthodox Rabbis Abroad Prompts Emergency Knesset Meeting

Conservative and Reform movements increasingly demanding recognition of their conversions and marriages in Israel.

The Knesset’s Religion and State lobby will hold an emergency meeting on Tuesday on what it describes as the “split between Israel's Chief Rabbinate and the Jewish Diaspora,” which is worsening with the exposure of the Rabbinate’s policies against moderate Orthodox rabbis overseas.