In the long-term, Israel shouldn't over-invest in those communities, as it is impossible to stop their descent into assimilation.
Alas, this dispute is not over a connection to God but over political turf, both regarding the Kotel and the conversions.
This was not the former Italian prime minister's first bizarre use of the Holocaust.
Israel Police Dept. raises the security presence in the nation's integrated Muslim-Jewish cities, such as Ramle.
At the same time, there is a creeping acceptance of intermarriages within the Conservative movement.
Postal officials refuse mailmen's request to be relieved of the job to deliver Baptist cult material that may be illegal.
What hope is there for Jews in America with an attitude that says intermarriage is a "problem" but does not oppose it?
Secure Community Network, helping synagogues security, which until the Pittsburgh massacre received 500 requests a year from Jewish groups, reported receiving 2,000 such requests after Pittsburgh.
Orthodox parties are working on new legislation to protect the Sabbath in Israel.
Aryeh Deri was convicted of taking $155,000 in bribes while serving as Interior Minister, and was given a three-year jail sentence in 2000.
The Bennett solution resolves the conflict in a peaceful way, which is not something the Reform and Conservative movements want.
"Superman and Captain America can be seen as Jewish creators imagining how they'd be awesome and powerful if they were white."
'Six million Jews, two-thirds of the Jews in Europe, murdered by the Nazi genocide. They were murdered by an evil that words cannot describe, and that the human heart cannot bear.'
The Tzohar rabbinic organization is focusing on how Anglo immigrants "fit" into Israel's mosaic this summer.
“Tradition teaches us to be kind to the plight of refugees,” Gartner told the Daily News, although she did not specify which tradition she was referencing.
Figures for anti-Semitic incidents in the UK have more than doubled over the past year. Are we surprised yet?
Efrat Chief Rabbi Shlomo Riskin plans appeal to Supreme Court over fight to stay in his position; city's mayor also vows support.
It is impossible to paint lipstick on either of these pigs, but in the competition between Halloween and Christmas over which of the two holidays is more dangerous Halloween wins out, hands down.
Only 30 % of European Jews will attend high holiday services; 1/4 fear wearing Jewish symbols.
'For four years in a row now, members of Students for Justice in Palestine and other anti-Zionist groups have been permitted to intentionally and successfully disrupt a student-organized, pro-Israel event.'
What's probably most stunning about the clergy's letter is that they demand that the Prime Minister defy the will of his elected coalition partners and impose rules to benefit some US tourists – and all of it in the name of democracy. One wonders if they understand the meaning of Democracy.
The JPost couldn't help themselves, despite their attempt to come across as the rational side in this debate, when they referred to Amar as the "so-called chief rabbi of Jerusalem."
An estimated 50,000 Jewish women are living in Arab villages and towns in Israel.
Taglit-Birthright is a free 10-day educational trip offered to Jewish young men and women ages 18 to 26.
Israeli ministers were warned on Sunday to prepare for large-scale immigration as figures on anti-Semitism continue to rise abroad.
Israel has invested more than $125 million trying to bring young Jews to visit, with meager results.
Both US Vice President Joe Biden and Secretary of State John Kerry will speak Monday for J Street.
For the first time in more than a century a one-volume complete Orthodox prayer book is printed in Germany with all daily and holiday prayers in modern German translation.
It should be noted that Minister Bennett does not possess the executive power to actually ban a book from being sold, he can only influence curricular decisions.
Secular Israeli Jews are sending their children to less costly religious camps this year.