The Masorti Foundation for Conservative Judaism in Israel
A Campaign for Religious Freedom in the Works

A Campaign for Religious Freedom in the Works

Thoughts on Religious Freedom and Egalitarian Prayer in Israel A few weeks ago, I was honored to be asked to give the D’var Torah at my synagogue, MJCBY. The Parsha was V’Etchanan (I Pleaded.) I found this Parsha particularly meaningful on many levels. But the one I...
My view on Natan Sharansky’s Op-Ed

My view on Natan Sharansky’s Op-Ed

I may quibble over some of the facts in this op-ed (for example, most studies put the liberal streams in Israel at closer to 10% and Orthodoxy at a much lower number than the one Mr. Sharansky uses), his main points are right on. To quote Sharansky: “Israel and...