"The greatest challenge of our generation is connecting Israeli Jews with Diaspora Jewry in general and to the Jewish community in the United States in particular,” said Ruderman.
Daniel Atar said that high rates of intermarriage in North America represented a severe threat to the Jewish people.
Cohen’s role as organized Jewry’s top sociologist is bound to diminish. Last week, the UJA-Federation of New York, the country’s largest federation, announced it would no longer work with him.
The Pulitzer Prize-winning author delivered spoke about his atheism, Israel's occupation and Jewish inmarriage.
The bill would allow civil marriages to place in Eilat, but is facing opposition from all sides.
How is it that highly educated Jews in the 21st century still advocate for endogamy?
Chelsea Clinton on Wednesday afternoon reproached a Twitter commenter who accused her of being a Satanist by proudly proclaiming that she is married to … a Jew.
Conservative Judaism aims to maintain fealty to traditional Jewish law while remaining relevant to the modern world.
Diversity is served by maintaining and respecting differences, not by diluting religions to the point that they become indistinguishable.
Currently, all matters of marriage and divorce are conducted by the established religious authorities.