The Con Version of an American Conversion ScandalThere is no question that Orthodox conversion standards in the US, adopted by the RCA and validated by the Chief Rabbinate of Israel in a magnificent agreement this past summer, have brought sanity and order out of chaos.
ADL Slams Rabbinate DecisionADL condemns Israeli Chief Rabbinate's rejection of Rabbi Avi Weiss and 10 others as eligible Orthodox Rabbis, calling for 'Jewish unity.'
What is "Open" About "Open Orthodoxy"?Despite the catchy name, a close look seems to reveal that the opposite of "Open" Orthodoxy is not "Closed" Orthodoxy, but Torah-true Orthodoxy.
Rabbinic Treaty: Chief Rabbinate Leads World JewryAn historic agreement is signed between European and American rabbinical councils, declares Israeli Chief Rabbinate heads world Jewry.
Support for Pillar of Defense in New York, ParisThousands are rallying to support Israel's right to defend its citizens in the face of ongoing rocket fire from Gaza.
Protecting Israel From the Tragedy of American JewryAn extraordinary breakthrough has been made to assure the sanctity of the Jewish Nation: On the importance of Parallel Centralized Rabbinical Certifications of Jewishness.