IDF to allow Reform military funerals

State representative announces to Supreme Court that Reform rabbi or 'rabbah' will be permitted to hold military funeral ceremonies.Mordechai Sones, 7/4/2019, 11:31 AM

Demand: Orthodox prayer arrangements also in Southern Plaza

Demand comes in light of increase in number of worshipers visiting Southern Plaza and holding prayers in accordance with halakha.Mordechai Sones, 5/13/2019, 5:18 PM

Hundreds of Muslims pray at Reform temple

Reform community hosts Muslim prayers after Manhattan mosque burns down.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/26/2019, 5:24 PM

Hungarian Reform community against search for bones in Danube

'The search and investigation of these bones is unnecessary, and it also damages the dignity and of the dead, Jews and non-Jews alike.'Arutz Sheva Staff, JTA, 1/18/2019, 8:17 AM

Rabbi Yosef's daughter sues rabbi who called her 'Reform'

Rabbi Ovadia Yosef's daughter Adina Bar Shalom sues Rabbi David Benizri for libel after he calls her 'Reform,' 'accursed wicked woman.'Cnaan Liphshiz-JTA,Arutz Sheva, 12/23/2018, 12:00 PM

Religious Zionist Rabbi: Bennett turning us into Reform

Yeshivat Har HaMor Dean attacks Education Minister in lecture; says Bennett weakening party's religious character.Mordechai Sones, 10/21/2018, 4:25 PM

Brooklyn: Employee at Reform temple arrested for assault

Man arrested for committing sexual assault at Brooklyn Reform temple.JTA, 8/31/2018, 8:33 AM

D.C.: Preschool staffer on leave due to 'inappropriate conduct'

D.C. police investigating child sexual abuse allegations at Reform preschoolJTA, 8/30/2018, 12:53 PM

Western Wall egalitarian prayer section gets backhanded approval

Prime Minister's Office uses regulation to make egalitarian section at Western Wall handicapped-accessible to expand section.JTA, 8/27/2018, 5:43 PM

Energy Minister: Reform Kotel will be expanded by only one meter

Steinitz rejects criticism of expanding Western Wall Reform section. 'Protest and incitement from certain circles with no factual basis.'Mordechai Sones, 7/8/2018, 9:58 AM

New Reform liturgy to expunge traditional 'Aleinu' prayer

Reform movement's new updated Hebrew-language prayer book expunges classic prayer over concerns that it is offensive to non-Jews.Tzvi Lev, 7/4/2018, 5:06 PM

'They celebrate bar mitzvah for a dog and they're called Jews?'

MK wonders in Knesset speech about Jewishness of US Reform community; 'There are people there who are doubtfully Jews.'Mordechai Sones, 5/24/2018, 11:41 AM

The Knesset Rebbetzin?

Following Reform pressure, Knesset Legal Advisor opens tender for position of Knesset Rabbi, also to women 'who meet criteria'.Mordechai Sones, 4/26/2018, 10:07 AM

Petition aims to refute Reform movement's claims in Israel

Coalition for Jewish Values calls on US Jews to support Western Wall status quo, reject Reform Movement claim to represent 'Diaspora Jewry.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/20/2018, 11:27 PM

Reform not invited to White House Hanukkah celebration

White House Hanukkah party leaves out J Street, Reform leaders.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/9/2017, 8:08 PM

Heritage Channel appeals ruling in Reform movement lawsuit

Channel 20 appeals to High Court over fine for failing to represent Reform and Conservative movements.Rafael Levi, 9/14/2017, 2:34 PM

Reform petition to allow Shabbat public transit rejected

The Supreme Court rejected a petition by the Reform Movement in Israel that sought to force public transportation on Shabbat.Tzvi Lev, 9/11/2017, 1:59 PM

'Supreme Court is a gang being bribed by the Reform movement'

Haredi MK slams Supreme Court for waging 'religious war', helping Reform.Ben Shaul, 9/6/2017, 12:27 PM

'Reform: Destruction unfolding in our times'

In weekly class, Chief Rabbi of Jerusalem says Reform movement is worse than Holocaust deniers.Mordechai Sones, 9/5/2017, 10:22 PM

Chief Rabbinate: Supreme Court overstepped authority

Chief Rabbinate says Supreme Court cannot force alterations at Western Wall plaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/21/2017, 10:00 AM

'Reform failed in America'

Former MK says Reform Movement wants Israeli Jews to assimilate, slams Reform for trying to dictate Israel's policies.Benny Tucker, 7/7/2017, 9:03 AM

Radical leftism in rabbinic clothing

Liba Center points out that some of the Reform leaders in a rage over the Kotel plan cancellation have actively worked against Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/27/2017, 3:00 PM

Reform Movement furious

'Israeli government chooses rights and desires of haredim, ignores overwhelming majority of Jews in world.'Mordechai Sones, 6/26/2017, 10:20 PM

Sanders: Repealing Trump healthcare proposal 'major victory'

Bernie Sanders calls withdrawal of GOP health bill ‘victory,’ Reform movement urges expanding coverage.JTA, 3/25/2017, 8:14 PM

Kashrut certification procedures to be revised?

The committee supervising Kashrut certifications is recommending significant changes in Kashrut regulations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/21/2017, 10:41 AM

Reform Movement declares war on David Friedman

US Reform movement publicizes statement claiming Friedman has 'extreme views' on Israel and 'lacks qualifications' to be ambassador.Uzi Baruch, JTA, 2/18/2017, 11:08 PM

"Abolish Western Wall arrangement"

Interior Committee head David Amsalem said that the Western Wall Arrangement should be cancelled and the original arrangement reinstalled.Hezki Baruch, 11/8/2016, 1:35 PM

PM: Reform provocations preventing a compromise

Prime Minister Netanyahu said Wednesday that violent events taking place at the Western Wall prevent achieving a compromise on the matter.Orly Harari, 11/2/2016, 2:53 PM

Reform leaders to march with Women of the Wall

Women of the Wall march to the Kotel to be supported by leaders of the Reform and Conservative movements from the US.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/1/2016, 4:33 PM

'Jews of All Stripes Can Unite Around 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

Sources: Chief Rabbinate to Again Oversee Converts

Haredi party sources said Sunday that they had reached an agreement with the Likud on rolling back recently approved rules on conversion.Moshe Cohen, 4/6/2015, 7:30 AM

Hareidi Councilor: We Prevented Desecration

Reform leader incensed by defeat of Women of the Wall: “Police failed to protect freedom of religion.”Gil Ronen, 7/8/2013, 11:23 AM

Minister: Don’t Buy New Cars! Prices to Drop

Transportation Minister tells Israelis not to buy new cars. ‘Wait until we break import monopoly.’ Maayana Miskin, 4/30/2013, 4:58 PM

IBA Reform to Cut TV Tax, Worker Salaries

A long-coveted reform in Israel's public broadcast network the Israel Broadcasting Authority, or IBA – is finally set to be launched.David Lev, 2/10/2013, 10:10 PM

Reform Groups Demand 'Reform' of Kotel Policies

Reform groups filed a petition with the High Court demanding the removal of Rabbi Shmuel Rabinovich as Rabbi of the Kotel.David Lev, 1/7/2013, 1:46 AM

Steinitz: Israel Should Adopt Presidential System

FM Yuval Steinitz responded to calls for new elections saying Israel should take the dramatic step of adopting presidential governanceGabe Kahn, 5/1/2012, 6:26 PM

Israel to 'Go Dark' Next April?

A tough stance by a Knesset member could end up evoking a showdown with the powerful Israel Electric Company.David Lev, 12/27/2011, 2:34 PM