Verdict will address whether fathers earning the same or less than mothers will keep making full payments.
New policy issued by State Prosecutor Shai Nitzan says get-refusers could be indicted and prosecutors will ask for long sentences.
In effort to end decades-long dispute, rabbinical authorities seize passport of American businessman whose son refuses to grant his wife a Jewish divorce.
As much as male opposition to integrating women into key religious roles is annoying, the fact that many women identify with this opposition is far more infuriating.
Rabbinical court releases him from prison, reversing a five-year prison term for the recalcitrant man.
As far as the politicians are concerned, there really isn’t a place for anyone secular, free or — God forbid — atheist.
Ants are not wise, and Yosef was a gaon in an area to which only an ant could devote itself. Imagine the contribution he could have made to the state and to civilization had he broadened his horizons.
Polish Rabbi Eliyahu Guttmacher, a rabbinical scholar, teacher and mystic, was an early proponent of the Jews expediting the Messianic age.
In four cases, Rabbinate failed to explain rejected conversions approved by Rabbi Gedalia Dov Schwartz, the head of the Beth Din of America and chief presiding rabbinical judge of the National Beth Din of the Rabbinical Council of America.
Kashrut supervision has long been taken to task for its inefficiency and waste, high costs and inconsistent standards.