MK Shimon Ohayon lashes out at the Reform movement, labeling it a 'big sack of trouble,' URJ president Rick Jacobs called his remarks 'insulting and pathetic.'
Israel’s newly sworn-in president, forsaking his previous public hostility towards Reform Judaism, now shows us warmth and respect, in the spirit of togetherness that especially characterizes these difficult times.
Jewish Federations of North America solidarity mission visits Israel’s worst-hit town and pledges to help.
Although the Central Conference of American Rabbis voted in favor, it would be 50 years before the first female rabbi was ordained.
In dismissing the Reform movement, Israel’s president elect has committed only one sin: that of honesty. As he says, only Orthodoxy is the legitimate heir to the Jewish religious tradition.
Rabbi Rick Jacobs says divestment would occasion rupture between Jews, Presbyterians.
U.S. Reform movement president Rick Jacobs asks Israel's president-elect if he's ready to update his harsh and unenlightened views about the largest denomination in American Jewish life.
Women of the Wall chairwoman looking to bypass Israeli law, which currently doesn't allow non-Orthodox Jewish unions.
MK Aliza Lavie’s civil union bill would exclude Reform and Conservative rabbis from performing Jewish weddings. She responds to their criticism.
Test case revolves around Colombian-born father of Israeli children who underwent Reform conversion in Israel.