In today’s world, it cannot be denied that the Reform, Conservative and Orthodox denominations have distinct identities and positions regarding matters of religious practice.
The leaders of the Conservative movement’s Jewish law committee issued a crisis declaration allowing the recitation of the Mourner’s Kaddish with a virtual online prayer quorum.
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The hotline, based in Jerusalem, receives about 150 calls per week, and is manned by people who speak Hebrew, Arabic and Russian.
The article, which is no longer available online, quickly drew criticism on social media for its lack of gender diversity.
“Trump’s plan would leave Palestinians with a handful of discontiguous territories surrounded by settlements."
The couple belongs to the Abayudaya community, which the State of Israel does not recognize as a part of the Jewish religion.
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Eisen, who has served for 12 years, will remain on the faculty of the Conservative movement’s seminary.
Two men who were allegedly molested at the camp as children in the 1970s are at the helm, following a change in the Statute of Limitations law in New York State.