Two diametrically opposed world views are clashing in Israel – and at stake is whether Israel will continue to be a unifying symbol for Jews worldwide.
Why should non-Orthodox Jews care about the pronunciations of leaders of a religion that declares gays to be an inferior species and excludes women from the public sphere?
Rabbi Yitzhak Yosef also denies Israeli media reports he had sanctioned killing Palestinian assailants once they have been wounded or taken into custody.
Rabbi Yitzhak Yosef argues that Jewish law prohibits non-Jews from living in Israel unless they have accepted Noachide laws, adding that some non-Jews live in Israel to serve the Jewish population.
The park, located between the neighborhoods of Katamonim and Givat Mordechai, was inaugurated last year after a lengthy public battle against construction plans for the site.
Responding to political pressure, PM asks bureau chief to hold discussions over the creation of an egalitarian prayer space at the Western Wall, file recommendations within 60 days.
New bill hopes to one-up the already excessive legislation and 'take care' of those who refuse to base their national identity and politics on an object.
Arad municipality says Litzman helping his fellow Ger Hasidim skirt gas hook-up law; minister accuses Arad of 'racism.'
Man whose son refuses to grant his wife a divorce given permission to appeal to Supreme Rabbinical Court.
Zion Square had become the turf of right-wing Jewish extremists until a diverse group of Jerusalem citizens joined with the city to make it a space of tolerance.