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A new ritual for adoption?

The main forum in which halachic decisions are made in the World Conservative (Masorti) Movement is the Committee of Jewish Law and Standards (CJLS) of the Rabbinical Assembly. When new issues arise in contemporary life, Rabbis turn to th...

Posted on 17 May 2019, By Rabbi Chaim Weiner
The Yellow Candle Project

In 2015 I was sent as a delegate of Masorti Judaism to the 37th World Zionist Congress. I was also on a secret mission, using the congress as a front for an altogether more important project. Matt Plen, our Chief Executive, had been devel...

Posted on 1 May 2019, By Nick Gendler