Do Israeli orthodox rabbis have a “monopoly?” Should Diaspora Jews try to pull Israel’s domestic strings? The National Council of Jewish Women seems to say “yes” to both questions.
Israel’s Haredi rabbis continue to make a mockery of themselves and of Judaism by pressing to arrest women for saying the mourner’s prayer at the Kotel. Sharansky comes to the rescue.
Yitzchak Tshuva expressed regret that the gas flow's arrival into Israel was being presented as having desecrated the Shabbat or the Pesach Holiday.
"The movement calls on its members to not participate in reality shows that do not befit the movement's spirit."
Pst! Heard the latest “humras” for Passover. A group of Haredi rabbis put their seal of approval for Kosher for Passover cigarettes. Israeli’s chief rabbis respond: Poison is not kosher at any time.
Treating the president as if he was, at least, a Rosh Yeshiva, if not a Rebbe, the good people of Meah Shearim prepared special posters adorned with American flags.
Israeli military officers and religious students are objecting to the selection of supermodel Bar Refaeli as part of an ad campaign to raise Israel's...
Believe it or not, but, after 65 years, Israel still does not have a constitution fully realizing its being a Jewish state.
Bibi apologized for Sara's slight and the deal is on.
Some 30 percent of the women were Israeli Modern Orthodox.
Things have been rather quiet of late during the prayers.
The protesters were claiming that there are Jewish burial caves nearby, which may not be disturbed.
The new government will be much smaller than the last one.
Rabbi Shmuel Eliyahu blames MK Aryeh Deri for sawing mistrust among the Orthodox parties.
"The state of Israel, all of us, are obligated to support the entire nation of Israel."
Jerusalem police sources said that MK Feiglin asked to enter one of the mosques that are closed to Jewish visitors.
Refusing service is "a commandment one must obey even at the cost of their own life."
Likud and Jewish Home circles say they've reached an understanding Haredi recruitment at age 21, Shas will not get Interior and Housing Portfolios.
44% said they prefer their party to compromise on principles to join Netanyahu's coalition.
Jewish Home has begun to promote principles previously associated almost exclusively with Yair Lapid's agenda.
Two Conservative rabbis were among the women arrested.
One of the paratroopers in attendance announced that, after they had liberated the Kotel, everyone was welcome to pray there.
If Shas is invited to join the coalition, it is sure to torpedo most of Netanyahu's national agenda.
Yesh Atid perceives a possible peace process as a response to an ensemble of threats looming over the State of Israel.
On Saturday night, Rav Ovadia attacked the Jewish Home party saying it was not the home of Jews but of goyim.