Gilad Kariv

Reform Leaders Push New Image of Strong, Growing Israel Movement


SAN FRANCISCO (JTA) -- Rabbi Reuven Bar Ephraim of Switzerland says it’s sometimes a challenge for him to defend Israel when his own Reform movement is not recognized by Israel’s Orthodox-dominated Chief Rabbinate.

Female Israeli Reform Rabbis Speak Out in Favor of Contact with Arabs


JERUSALEM (JTA) -- Female Israeli Reform rabbis issued a letter slamming some elements of a call earlier this week for Jewish women to shun contact with Arab men.

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