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Conversion Bill legislation shelved for 6 months amid Jewish world crisis

After an intense week in the Jewish world, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and the representatives from the Conservative and Reform Jewish movements have...

Haredi MKs storm out during meeting with Netanyahu amid conversion dispute

Following wide criticism from US Jewry, the PM proposed to delay the enactment of the controversial bill. Haredi MKs Deri and Gafni then stormed...

Netanyahu’s attempt to appease non-Orthodox Jews: Green light for Ezrat Yisrael Plaza renovations

After the massive uproar in the Jewish world caused by the government’s decision to suspend the Western Wall agreement, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu...

Reform, Conservative Jews announce Saturday evening protest outside of PM’s home

The Reform and Conservative Judaism movements are stepping up their battle against the government’s latest decisions regarding the Western Wall and the Conversion Law....

Compromise for Conversion Law: Only to apply to Law of Return and obtaining citizenship

Israeli government ministers Naftali Bennett and Ayelt Shaked along with Deputy Minister Eli Ben Dahan are working on a solution that will maintain the...

URJ President: Recent Israeli government decisions are ‘strategic danger’ to Israel

Union for Reform Judaism President Rabbi Rick Jacobs spoke out against the recent decisions made by the Israeli government regarding the Western Wall and...

Lieberman speaks out against Conversion Law, decision to suspend Kotel plan

Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman commented on the Conversion Law and the decision to suspend the plan to create an egalitarian section at the...

Jewish Agency cancels event with Israeli PM in protest of Conversion Law and Western...

In sharp protest of the Israeli government for passing the Conversion Bill and freezing the Western Wall plan, the Jewish Agency decided to cancel...

Ultra-Orthodox backed Conversion Law passes as Yisrael Beiteinu fails to show up for the...

Despite Yisrael Beiteinu's prior promise to veto down any attempt to pass the Conversion Law, the party's leader, Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman failed...

Watch: Naked woman causes scene at Western Wall

A young naked woman stood in front of the Western Wall today for a few minutes until she was escorted away by ushers and...