News and updates about RCA

OU, RCA issue guidelines for Purim during pandemic

Healthy individuals advised to attend public Megillah readings if proper masking and social distancing is maintained.

OU, RCA issue guidelines for Purim during pandemic

When soldiers are attacked one 'must intervene'

US Orthodox organizations condemn attacks by some haredim against soldiers and police officers, 'arouses shame and remorse in all of us.'

When soldiers are attacked one 'must intervene'

Modern U.S. Orthodox rabbis: Openly teach Orthodox principles

In light of 'rapid and uncertain legal and cultural change,' RCA adopts resolution in favor of pro-active freedom of resolution.

Modern U.S. Orthodox rabbis: Openly teach Orthodox principles

Rabbinate rejects conversions by leading US rabbi

Rabbinical Council of America fuming after Israeli Rabbinate rejects four conversions by leading American rabbinic authority.

Rabbinate rejects conversions by leading American Orthodox rabbi

RCA: No more biblical revenge songs at weddings

Main Orthodox rabbinical group in US voices 'shock and sorrow' over extremists' wedding video.

RCA: No more biblical revenge songs at weddings

Rabbis Gather in Washington to Oppose Iran Deal

Some 200 rabbis rally on Capitol Hill to express their opposition to the Iran nuclear deal.

Rabbis Gather in Washington to Oppose Iran Deal

ADL Slams Rabbinate Decision

ADL condemns Israeli Chief Rabbinate's rejection of Rabbi Avi Weiss and 10 others as eligible Orthodox Rabbis, calling for 'Jewish unity.'

ADL: Rabbinate Decision 'At Expense of Jewish Unity'

Rabbinic Treaty: Chief Rabbinate Leads World Jewry

An historic agreement is signed between European and American rabbinical councils, declares Israeli Chief Rabbinate heads world Jewry.

Rabbinic Treaty: Israel Chief Rabbinate Leads Jewish World

Support for Pillar of Defense in New York, Paris

Thousands are rallying to support Israel's right to defend its citizens in the face of ongoing rocket fire from Gaza.

Rallies Support Israel's Pillar of Defense in New York, Paris