7 Reconstructionist Rabbis Quit as Synagogues Debate Intermarried Rabbis

Seven rabbis have quit the Reconstructionist movement and several synagogues are discussing possible responses since the stream announced a controversial new controversial policy allowing rabbis to marry outside the Jewish faith.


In Recorded Conversation, Gafni Considers Strategy Against Critics

In a Forward exclusive, Marc Gafni, the controversial spiritual guru, candidly speculates about suing this newspaper. He blames the campaign against him on other Jews upset about his success.


Martin Luther King Signed Shabbat Program Goes on Block

A piece of civil rights history with a poignant link to a New Jersey Jewish community is going on the auction block.

Sheldon Adelson Pours $7M Into Pro-Israel Website — Then Cuts Off Cash

Sheldon Adelson tossed nearly $7 million at a little-known website run by the son of his former top aide at the Las Vegas Sands Corporation. Why did the billionaire casino mogul cut off the spigot of cash?


Rabbi Pinto Ordered to Prison in Israel — New York Libel Suit Dismissed

Yoshiyahu Yosef Pinto, the powerful Israeli rabbi, has faced major legal setbacks in court rulings on both sides of the Atlantic this week.

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