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Loss for the Reform - Knesset approves Mikveh bill

Loss for the Reform - Knesset approves Mikveh bill

Ministerial Committee approves bill stating that public Mikvaot must abide by Rabbinic law, overriding Supreme Court ruling.Shoshana Miskin, Hezki Baruch, 13/03/2016 16:15
High Court allows Reform 'conversions' in mikvehs

High Court allows Reform 'conversions' in mikvehs

Chief Rabbi slams ruling that allows Reform and Conservative 'conversions' in Be'er Sheva mikvehs.Gil Ronen, 12/02/2016 01:16
Shocking Anti-Mikveh Video Provokes Anger

Shocking Anti-Mikveh Video Provokes Anger

Organization that promotes civil and gay union shocks many with a film that shows a woman being drowned in the mikveh.Gil Ronen, 13/10/2014 11:39
30 More Ritual Baths OK'd For Europe

30 More Ritual Baths OK'd For Europe

Project estimated to cost at least 2 million euros; Rabbi: 'We wanted to make mikvaot available for every Jew.'Tova Dvorin, 03/12/2013 12:47
Laws to Put Handicapped Access Front and Center

Laws to Put Handicapped Access Front and Center

A Knesset Committee approved a range of regulations easing access for the handicapped in offices, stores, and synagoguesDavid Lev, 18/12/2012 15:59