Four couples from Lakewood, New Jersey, reportedly defrauded state and federal assistance programs of over $1 million.
Six of eight rabbinical schools surveyed don't have any formalized leave policies in place for new parents.
By contrast, Evangelical pastors are almost all Republicans, as are most Baptists.
Christians United for Israel attracts thousands of Israel supporters for its two-day conference in July in Washington, D.C.
The bill would require the state to recognize only conversions completed under the auspices of the haredi Orthodox-dominated Chief Rabbinate.
Rabbis at a Jerusalem institute on Jewish law suggested, however, that children do not bring the spinners to synagogue services on Shabbat "in order not to harm the sanctity of the place."
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The delegation led by Rabbi Edgar Gluck, a co-founder of the Hatzolah volunteer ambulance corps, discussed the protection of Jewish cemeteries in Europe and combating child sex abuse.
The Bible is portrayed as a national document in Israel, but it's often a source of division.
Hundreds of women joined Women of the Wall for the group’s monthly Rosh Chodesh service at the Western Wall, which included a Torah scroll smuggled in to the women’s section.