Rabbi Riskin: 'No Rebellion Against Rabbinate'Rabbi of Efrat explains that the decision to establish independent conversion courts is 'completely within Halacha.'
Rabbi Druckman: Don't Override RabbinateRabbi Haim Druckman sharply criticized independent religious courts to circumvent the Rabbinate and conduct conversions.
'I Can't Call a Reform Jew Jewish'Minister of Religious Services David Azoulai (Shas) says conversion courts will be under Prime Minister's Office.
Lapid: Bibi Must Resign if Iran Nuke Deal SignedYesh Atid head says bad deal would be Netanyahu's failure, says Israel 'spits in the face' of US Jews with conversion decision.
Gov't Approves Conversion CompromiseAll of the ministers except Jewish Home's Uri Ariel voted in favor of allowing local rabbinical conversion courts.
Open Orthodoxy's Real Victims: Good Enough isn't EnoughOpen Orthodoxy caused much anguish to unsuspecting converts who did not realize they were not mainstream Orthodoxy.
Mishpatim: Full Acceptance Before ConversionJust being a “good person” or serving in the Israeli army, noble as these accomplishments truly are, do not yet qualify for one to be easily converted.
Rabbi Druckman's Conversions UpheldThe Supreme Court has ruled that state will accept all conversions by Rabbi Haim Druckman and the special conversion courts in Israel
Rabbi Avi Weiss in the NYTimes: Who is the Real Victim?Why would an Orthodox rabbi avoid respected and accepted halakhic forums to settle his differences with the Orthodox Rabbinate and, instead, post them in the New York Times?