According to the chief rabbis, the plan is to create a system whereby the conversions done by rabbis who meet the chief rabbinate criteria would be approved.
Yair Lapid, chairman of the Yesh Atid party and Finance Minister, has agreed to a request from a Jewish Home Knesset Member to cancel...
In addition, the directors’ committee will examine a proposal to make Sunday an official day off.
The incident follows new rules adopted by the IDF which require submitting requests for growing beards to HR, rather than the military rabbinate.
The families of the community opened their homes to the tens of thousands of guests.
Israel has one life support. It starts with Yom Kippur.
Anti-violence protesters rallied in Tel Aviv Saturday night against terror across the country and the PA.
"The problem of assimilation among American Jews is not only an American problem, it's our problem, too."
Burial societies that receive their funding form the state must arrive within three hours of receiving the request, even if the death occurred on Shabbat.
Some Russian-descent students just don’t understand that Israel is a Jewish state, Mahmoud Abbas notwithstanding.
The implication is that had the haredi parties left well enough alone, the high court would not have made its ruling.
"Dear Rabbi, how are you? We here hope and pray that we'll get a bronze medal. Yarden Gerbi's bout is in halaf an hour, we deserve to get a medal and hear the national anthem."
"I'm not ashamed of what I do, should I apologize for representing Judaism in the IDF?"
Approximately 41% of Jerusalem schoolchildren are Haredi, 38% are Arab.
The torching was done in retaliation for the disciplinary punishments imposed on two Kfir brigade soldiers.
MK Trajtenberg took off his shirt at the Knesset entrance, cautioning that "tomorrow all of you will have a burqa."
Kariv called the MKs' behavior vulgar and said it undermines the principles of the legislative process, as well as the public and ethical obligations of MKs.
The elimination of the obligation to teach core curriculum subjects will not result in reducing the budgets of Haredi yeshivas who pass on the extra material.
Bibi apologized for Sara's slight and the deal is on.
We are Jews, we are Zionists, we are happy — get used to it!
A terror attack was foiled Thursday in Kfar Chabad; the local chief rabbi urges residents to hire armed guards for construction sites.
The Lehava Organization for the Prevention of Assimilation in the Holy Land appealed to Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu Sunday to break up his son...
Jerusalem police allow Arabs to keep Jews from entering the Temple Mount, just like they used to allow Haredim to keep women away from the Kotel – until it was not politically correct.
The Messianic Jewish Bible Institute mission is to train leaders for Jewish ministry around the world.
What's the secret of this city that's growing faster than most, while few of its residents are happy with the amenities?