Conservative Judaism seeks to 'rebrand' as numbers plummet

After losing one third of its membership in less than three decades, US Conservative Movement hopes team of PR agents can save it.Ari Soffer, 1/4/2016, 2:09 PM

Haredi rabbi slams 'impudent' Bennett for Conservative visit

Popular lecturer says as Diaspora Affairs Minister Naftali Bennett should oppose, not condone, Conservative movement.Ido Ben-Porat, 12/16/2015, 12:03 PM

Chief Rabbi slams Bennett for Conservative school visit

Ashkenazic Chief Rabbi David Lau criticizes Jewish Home head for 'recognizing a path that distances Jews from the Jewish people.'Nir Har-Zahav, 12/9/2015, 10:52 AM

Conservative movement applauds Netanyahu's address

Head of Conservative movement in Israel tells Arutz Sheva PM's speech with newly announced roundtable has 'operative meaning.'Nitsan Keidar, 11/10/2015, 11:04 PM

Watch: 'Jews of All Stripes Can Unite Around the Torah'

Ex-MK Lipman talks to Arutz Sheva at presidential Tisha B'Av event bringing Orthodox and non-Orthodox together for joint Jewish learning.Hezki Baruch, 7/24/2015, 9:34 AM

President's Office: Masorti Movement Used Disabled Kids as Pawns

President's Residence accuses Conservative Movement of using disabled Bar Mitzvah 'to advance goals while cynically using children.'Uzi Baruch, 6/8/2015, 5:55 PM

Conservative Judaism Youth Group Relaxes Inter-Dating Rules

United Synagogue Youth subtly allows regional leaders to inter-date with non-Jews, with many warning it is a 'license to assimilate.'Hillel Fendel, 12/26/2014, 11:02 AM

MK Lipman Visits Vandalized Jerusalem Synagogue

Yesh Atid MK visits site of Monday's 'price tag' vandalism, condemns government officials for not coming earlier.Talia Blatman, 5/14/2014, 11:55 AM

'Price Tag' Hits Conservative Synagogue?

Jerusalem synagogue blames Jewish leaders after sign defaced with swastikas in Stars of David, 'Americans out!' painted on wall.Ari Yashar, 5/12/2014, 3:45 PM

Lapid Adds Reform Judaism to ‘Jewish Identity’ Initiative

Lapid continues campaign for equal status for Reform, Conservative Jewish movements.Maayana Miskin, 9/1/2013, 4:27 PM

Poll: Religion in Israel an Israeli, Not Jewish Issue

Decisions on religion in Israel should be made without taking world Jewish opinion into consideration, respondents say.Maayana Miskin, 6/23/2013, 9:39 AM

‘If Haaretz is Critical, It Must Be Important’

Rabbi says critical coverage in the left-wing paper Haaretz just shows importance of new Jewish education initiative.Maayana Miskin, 5/22/2013, 12:03 PM

Lapid: I’ll Push Civil Marriage, Reform Judaism

Yair Lapid says his agenda includes civil marriage, dialog with Abbas, and bringing reform Judaism to Israel.Maayana Miskin, 2/12/2013, 11:04 PM

World Jewry is There for Israel: JFNA Commits $5M

Israelis in rocket-free zones open their doors for families seeking refuge from targeted areas.Gil Ronen, 11/17/2012, 6:36 PM

Leading Conservative Rabbi to Pray for Democrats

Conservative Jewish leader David Wolpe, voted in Newsweek as the most influential American rabbi, will pray at the Democratic convention. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 9/3/2012, 10:31 AM

MK Calls Reform Jews 'Clowns,' Ejects their Representative

Finance Committee Chairman MK Gafni (UTJ) kicks out Reform Movement's Gilad Kariv in stormy session.Gil Ronen, 6/12/2012, 3:24 PM

U.S. Jewish Leaders: Obama, Let Pollard Go

Conservative Rabbis stream told Obama Pollard has served an unprecedented period of time in jail.Gil Ronen, 5/31/2012, 10:14 PM