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.
Rabbi Gil Steinlauf told his congregants at Adas Israel he would seek to help other synagogues replicate the congregation's success.
The post has received some 53,000 likes and nearly 41,000 shares since it was posted on Sunday by Jackie Summers, a self-described Taoist.
The Beyonceder site superimposes Beyoncé song lyrics over various images associated with Passover.
A second Montreal mosque hosted an imam offering a speech demonizing Jews and quoting from the Quran to kill them.