Rabbi Lopatin said, “May Hashem give you all strength to continue this age old, noble struggle which God promises us will end in victory.”
Rabbi Auerbach and his merry band of Lituanian Haredim needed a pawn to serve their political aims, and Moshe A. volunteered.
The issue of women becoming involved in synagogue services to the point of holding a Torah scroll is as loaded in the Diaspora than it is in Israel.
"The findings of the police investigation indicate serious criminal activity."
There is a glimmer of hope in fighting corrupt elections in Israel, which is no worse than anywhere else but simply more obvious.
Israel’s Chief Rabbinate issued restrictions on the extent to which mikvah attendants may question and interact with women visiting the ritual baths. According to a...
Israel’s Supreme Court soon may have to decide if it wants to set off fireworks and take on a case that involves the authority of a rabbinical court to order a circumcision.
A police raid on two homes before the elections last month uncovered 250 false identification cards that people intended to use to cast extra ballots.
The outgoing chairperson, Yacimovich, failed to win enough seats to become a viable alternative.
Jewish Home MK Orit struk says Nitzan is known for his hostility to Jewish life in Judea and Samaria.
The festival marked the 90th birthday of President Shimon Peres, and the 100th birthday of late Prime Minster Menachem Begin.
“He is innocent until proven guilty” is one expression. “Where there is smoke, there is fire,” is another. Rabbi Metzger has been arrested for pocketing money for charities. That is not holy smoke.
Will the secretary of State understand that the Israeli wine renaissance is taking place in the Shomron region, and therefore we're not letting it go?
"The problem of assimilation among American Jews is not only an American problem, it's our problem, too."
The idea of “One Rabbi for One People” sounds lovely, but can Jews really get along with each other if they have nothing to argue about?
Several hundred women dare to pray near the Western Wall where they usually are prohibited. Several hundred men also are there. Women of the Wall? No. Meet the Women of the Temple Mount.
It is absolutely critical that religious Jewish girls have a support network throughout their IDF service.
Women of the Wall Vice Chair Batya Kallus serves as an adviser to Sikkuy, a signatory to the Haifa Declaration calling for the abolishing of the State of Israel.
The Messianic Jewish Bible Institute mission is to train leaders for Jewish ministry around the world.
The woman argued that the rabbinical court does not have jurisdiction over her son.
The certification ceremony took place during the 10th annual spiritual care conference.
Rav Ovadia's son, himself never qualified to be a rabbinical judge, has proposed to get rid of Rabbi David Stav, one of the few learned men in Israel who are qualified.
She has no backing inside the government, nor does she enjoy a popular mandate to promote her own position.
See also: Brave New Nation: 30 New Rabbinical Courts to Process Conversions. A bill that would allow local rabbis to oversee conversions will be...
In a display of the changes the group has experienced this year, Women of the Wall held a peaceful prayer service under police protection...