Porush meant that Reform Judaism is dangerous because Reform Jews “show” some Jewish practices but do not observe “all” of them.
A group of religious-Zionist groups are using the egalitarian prayer reserved for non-Orthodox services section for their prayers.
Egalitarian prayer platform next to the wall has been closed for 20 months due to surveying, and repairs at the site
Director of the Masorti (Conservative) Movement in Israel Dr. Yizhar Hess said in response that it would be “unthinkable” to close the central Western Wall plaza for so long.
More than 18 months have passed and the construction has still not begun.
They asked Netanyahu and Steinitz to follow the lead of Regev, who declined to authorize plans to change anything at the Western Wall.
Regev refused to approve the renovations, saying she fundamentally disagreed with mixed-gender prayer at the Western Wall, despite having supported it in the past.
“They are not even beginning to heal the wounds the cancellation of the original plan caused.”
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