Rachel Levmore

Rachel Levmore

The writer is the director of the Agunah and Get-Refusal Prevention Project of the International Young Israel Movement in Israel and the Jewish Agency, holds a PhD in rabbinic law and is the first female rabbinical court advocate to sit on the Commission for the Appointment of Rabbinical Court Judges. She is a member of Beit Hillel and author of Minee Einayich Medima on prenuptial agreements for the prevention of get refusal.

Is the Rabbinical Court’s best good enough?

02/23/2020
A GLASS of wine is poured during a Jewish wedding ceremony.

The rabbinate’s own wake-up call

09/01/2019
baby father

Autonomy in preventing the ‘aguna’ problem

03/09/2019
A JEWISH bride waits for her groom during a traditional wedding ceremony in Jerusalem

Prevention of the classic ‘aguna’

01/12/2019
Chief rabbis of Jerusalem, Rabbi Shlomo Amar and Rabbi Arye Stern

A plea from Jerusalem to the world’s Orthodox rabbis

03/04/2017
'Gett' movie

Confusing developments in Israel’s rabbinical courts

11/21/2016
RABBI SHE’AR YASHUV COHEN in his Haifa office in 2012.

Personal reflections on a true Cohen

09/08/2016
The dayanim of the new Supreme Rabbinical Court met with the chief of the court Rabbi Yitzhak Yosef

Examining appointments to Israel’s highest rabbinical court

07/18/2016
Divorce

On International Agunah Day: Follow my lead

03/21/2016
A COUPLE shows off one of their wedding rings.

The drama of Agunah Day

03/05/2014
Ultra-Orthodox Jewish men.

Model rabbinic leadership

02/05/2014
Jerusalem Chief Rabbinate

And now, appointing the chief rabbis...

04/01/2013
A secular woman walks by a religious woman on the street in Jaffa.

International Women’s Day

03/10/2013
Rachel Levmore

A coalition to solve the agunah problem

02/23/2013
 Ad featured in Wheaton Metro Station from Silver

The 'Get'-Refuser

10/02/2012
Haredi family

Feminine Orthodox rabbinics

05/21/2012

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