The 'Global Project in the Fields of Culture and Religion' presents an opportunity for both communities to reach out in charity and mutual understanding.
Roberts died Tuesday in Washington, D.C., at 75 from complications of breast cancer, the family said in a statement.
Peretz: the rise of intermarriage in the US is a spiritual holocaust
Peretz’s comments “are a reflection of a flawed religious outlook and contempt for the Holocaust,” says Rabbi Avi Novis-Deutch, dean of Schechter Rabbinical Seminary.
The initiative was part of an interfaith dialogue course at Bar-Ilan University.
Same-sex couple says they will marry in DC because no recognizable entity in Israel will acknowledge their marriage
"Jerusalem is a beautiful mosaic of different religions, communities, cultures and communities," said Lion.
Israel does not recognize interfaith weddings performed in the country, so Jewish-Muslim and Jewish-Christian couples, and others, have to go abroad to be officially married.
Politicians who care about intermarriage should focus on a lot more than the choices of two individuals
A multi-year study shows how family involvement – separate from education – impacts Jewish development