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Reform Movement: Give us access to entire Western Wall Plaza

Reform Movement: Give us access to entire Western Wall Plaza

Reform movement tells Supreme Court it no longer accepts compromise deal, wants mixed-gender prayer services across Western Wall area.Tzvi Lev, 28/08/2017 10:00
TV station fined for not interviewing Reform movement reps

TV station fined for not interviewing Reform movement reps

Jewish Heritage Channel penalized for not including Reform, Conservative movement representatives.Tzvi Lev, 08/08/2017 15:03
Report: Jewish Agency aiding Reform movement

Report: Jewish Agency aiding Reform movement

Liba Center releases new report on Jewish Agency's role in promoting Reform, Conservative Judaism in Israel.Benny Tocker, 05/07/2016 15:15
62% support right of non-Orthodox to use mikvehs

62% support right of non-Orthodox to use mikvehs

Poll shows majority of Israelis opposed to 'Mikveh Law' which would bar non-Orthodox conversions in public mikvehs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/06/2016 11:37
Conservative Judaism to 'rebrand' as numbers drop

Conservative Judaism to 'rebrand' as numbers drop

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, 04/01/2016 14:09
Haredi rabbi slams Bennett for Conservative visit

Haredi rabbi slams Bennett for Conservative visit

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

Chief Rabbi slams Bennett for Conservative visit

Ashkenazic Chief Rabbi David Lau criticizes Jewish Home head for 'recognizing a path that distances Jews from the Jewish people.'Nir Har-Zahav, 09/12/2015 10:52
Conservative movement applauds Netanyahu's address

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, 10/11/2015 23:04
'Jews of All Stripes Can Unite Around Torah'

'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, 24/07/2015 09:34
Conservative Movement 'Using Disabled Kids'

Conservative Movement 'Using Disabled Kids'

President's Residence accuses Conservative Movement of using disabled Bar Mitzvah 'to advance goals while cynically using children.'Uzi Baruch, 08/06/2015 17:55
Jewish Youth Group Relaxes Inter-Dating Rules

Jewish 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, 26/12/2014 11:02
MK Lipman Visits Vandalized Jerusalem Synagogue

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, 14/05/2014 11:55
'Price Tag' Hits Conservative Synagogue?

'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, 12/05/2014 15:45
Lapid Adds Reform Judaism to ‘Jewish Identity’

Lapid Adds Reform Judaism to ‘Jewish Identity’

Lapid continues campaign for equal status for Reform, Conservative Jewish movements.Maayana Miskin, 01/09/2013 16:27
Poll: Religion in Israel Not a World Jewish Issue

Poll: Religion in Israel Not a World Jewish Issue

Decisions on religion in Israel should be made without taking world Jewish opinion into consideration, respondents say.Maayana Miskin, 23/06/2013 09:39
‘If Haaretz is Critical, It Must Be Important’

‘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, 22/05/2013 12:03
Lapid: I’ll Push Civil Marriage, Reform Judaism

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, 12/02/2013 23:04
World Jewry is There for Israel: JFNA Commits $5M

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, 17/11/2012 18:36
Leading Conservative Rabbi to Pray for Democrats

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, 03/09/2012 10:31
MK Calls Reform Jews 'Clowns,' Ejects their Leader

MK Calls Reform Jews 'Clowns,' Ejects their Leader

Finance Committee Chairman MK Gafni (UTJ) kicks out Reform Movement's Gilad Kariv in stormy session.Gil Ronen, 12/06/2012 15:24
U.S. Jewish Leaders: Obama, Let Pollard Go

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, 31/05/2012 22:14