New Bill: Conversion According to Jewish Law

Knesset Law Committee OKs first step of new conversion-to-Judaism law – stipulating for 1st time that conversions must be according to Jewish Law. Hillel Fendel, 7/12/2010, 6:11 PM

Rancorous Exchanges Mark Conversion Bill Debate

Proposal to allow municipal Chief Rabbis to head rabbinical conversion courts was the subject of a stormy Knesset Law Committee session on Monday.Hillel Fendel, 3/8/2010, 1:49 PM

Laws to Reform Marriage, Conversion

Yisrael Beiteinu (Israel Our Home) seeks to ease marriage, conversion for Israel's non-Jewish citizens.Maayana Miskin, 3/5/2010, 1:09 PM

Blog Helps Reader Return to G-d

, 1/14/2010, 12:00 AM

The Rabbi Avi Weiss Issue:Defending the Chief Rabbinate

Rabbi Weiss may be qualified to attest to Jewish status, but one must also appreciate the justified apprehension of the Rabbinate regarding Open Orthodoxy’s fidelity to Orthodox norms and positions relating to more complex issues of halakhic lineage.Rabbi Avraham Gordimer, 1/7/2014, 10:00 PM