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An insult to the Ethiopian Israeli community
Jerusalem Post

An insult to the Ethiopian Israeli community

Earlier this week, the Religious Affairs Ministry announced it would not renew the contract of Ethiopian Israeli Chief Rabbi Yosef Hadane, then back-pedaled rapidly after an immediate outcry that included objections from no less than Ashkenazi Chief ... Jerusalem Post, 7 hours ago
In Israel, Ivanka Trump may not be considered Jewish The Times Of Israel, 6 days ago

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The Times Of Israel

Jewish Agency rips rabbinate's rejection of prominent US rabbi's conversion

The Jewish Agency for Israel's governing body and chairman slammed the recent rejection by an Israeli rabbinical council of conversions performed by Haskel Lookstein, a prominent Orthodox rabbi in the United States. The condemnation came in a ...
 The Times Of Israel23 hours ago Jewish Agency rips Israeli rabbinate's rejection of prominent US rabbi's conversion  JTA1 day ago Jewish men refusing divorce will soon lose places to hide  The Times Of Israel2 weeks ago Rabbi Peter Berg Inducted into Board of Governors of Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion  Hebrew Union College3 weeks ago
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Palestinian president apologizes for anti-Semitic comments

JERUSALEM — Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has walked back comments he made that accused Israeli rabbis of calling for the poisoning of Palestinian water wells. He apologized for offending Jewish people around the world with a classic ...
 Washington Post4 days ago Palestinian president uses anti-Semitic trope against Israel in E.U. speech  Washington Post5 days ago Abbas: Rabbis called for poisoning our water  Arab News5 days ago Israeli rabbis calling for poisoning Palestinian water: Abbas  The Nation Pakistan5 days ago
Hebrew Union College

Living Judaism

The recurring question of Who is a Jew? which is really a question of Who is a rabbi? has been a source of tension between Israel and the Diaspora for decades. Normally, the clash has played out between the Orthodox establishment in Israel and the ...
 Jerusalem Post2 days ago A Fifth Question, A Life Together  Hebrew Union College2 months ago

Glick requests Rabbi Hadane serve till age 80

The Knesset's Immigration and Absorbtion Committee will formally turn to the state Civil Service and request that it make an exception for Chief Rabbi of the Ethiopian Community in Israel Rabbi Yosef Hadane and allow him to serve until the age of ...
 Jerusalem Post2 days ago

Chief Rabbinate considering radical shake-up of kashrut supervision

The chief rabbinate is weighing the possibility of changing its role in the realm of kashrut licensing by outsourcing kashrut supervision to independent kashrut authorities and turning itself into the industry regulator, it emerged on Sunday. Such ...
 Jerusalem Post3 days ago
Jerusalem Post

Chief rabbi of Ethiopian community to get 6-month extension from ministry

The Religious Service Ministry says it will now extend the tenure of the Chief Rabbi of the Ethiopian Community Yosef Hadane by six months, after having previously decided to push him into retirement. The decision comes following heavy criticism, ...
 Jerusalem Post1 week ago Controversy rages after Rabbi Yosef Hadane, Chief Rabbi of Israeli-Ethiopian community pushed aside  EthioGrio1 week ago Controversy rages after Chief Rabbi of Israeli-Ethiopian community pushed aside  Jerusalem Post1 week ago Ethiopian chief rabbi given 6 month reprieve from pending firing  The Times Of Israel1 week ago
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AG: Chief Rabbinate cannot force attendants on women immersing in a mikve

Attorney-General Avichai Mandelblit on Wednesday told the High Court of Justice that the state has ordered authorities managing mikvaot to allow women to immerse in them without being forced to have an attendant present. Mandelblit's announcement ...
 Jerusalem Post1 week ago High Court: Kashrut monopoly maintained for 2  Ynet News3 weeks ago Free-market Judaism  Jerusalem Post3 weeks ago High Court ruling strengthens Chief Rabbinate's monopoly over kashrut  Jerusalem Post3 weeks ago

Conversion Crisis Goes Beyond Rabbi Lookstein

Since last Thursday, when The New York Times reported that the Israeli Rabbinate rejected a conversion performed by Rabbi Haskel Lookstein, rabbi emeritus of Congregation Kehilath Jeshurun on the Upper East Side and one of the senior members of the ...
 Jewish Week1 day ago Ivanka Trump and rabbinic corruption  The Times Of Israel2 days ago Rabbi who converted Ivanka Trump slams Israeli rabbinate's 'cruel' rejection of US convert  Jerusalem Post6 days ago Are rabbis abusing their power the new normal?  Examiner.com1 month ago
Jerusalem Post

Activists warmly welcome right for women to immerse in mikva alone

NGOs and other activist groups praised on Thursday the position adopted by the Chief Rabbinate and the Religious Services Ministry acknowledging that preventing women from immersing alone in public mikvas if they so wished was untenable. The issue ...
 Jerusalem Post6 days ago
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