Carlebach acolytes visiting his grave in Jerusalem. Rafi Kotz

#MeToo at the Synagogue: Why Some Observant Israelis Are Walking Out of Friday Night Service

Growing awareness of claims that 'singing rabbi' Shlomo Carlebach sexually assaulted women has sparked a backlash against his musical legacy

The melodies he composed have captivated worshippers for years. Perhaps because of the joy that characterizes most of them, the thirst in synagogues for new and original tunes, or because of the distinctive...

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