Uri Heilman


Orthodox Rabbis Stand by Avi Weiss — Sort Of

By Uri Heilman

Orthodox Rabbis Stand by Avi Weiss — Sort Of
(JTA) — The Rabbinical Council of America is standing behind Rabbi Avi Weiss of Riverdale, N.Y., in his dispute with Israel’s Chief Rabbinate — sort of.Read More


Space to Spare, Reform and Conservative Congregations Turn to Orthodox

By Uri Heilman

Space to Spare, Reform and Conservative Congregations Turn to Orthodox
A growing number of Reform and Conservative synagogues find themselves with extra space due to declining membership. The answer to their prayers is often the Orthodox.Read More


Conservative United Synagogue Centennial Highlights Tough Times Ahead

By Uri Heilman

Conservative United Synagogue Centennial Highlights Tough Times Ahead
It will be years before it’s clear whether or not this week’s conference of the United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism was a success.Read More


Jewish Donors See Bright Future in Spite (Or Because?) of Pew Findings

By Uri Heilman

Jewish Donors See Bright Future in Spite (Or Because?) of Pew Findings
If you’re pouring millions of dollars into Jewish identity building, what do you do when a survey comes along showing that engagement is plummeting?Read More






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