The president of the Conservative Jewish movement’s rabbinical arm left his post as the rabbi of a Dallas synagogue, citing apparent marital infidelity and questions about his sexuality.
As an Israeli divorce lawyer, Susan Weiss has been fighting to limit the power of Israel’s rabbis. In light of recent rabbinic scandals, she urges those in the diaspora to do the same.
Orthodox Rabbis are increasingly taking to the internet to condemn women, for such supposed transgressions as taking part in Zumba classes, writes Frimet Goldberger.
A recent study showed that rabbis are afraid to talk about Israel from the pulpit. Can trips like last week’s Breaking the Silence tour of Hebron change that reality?
Debra Gonsher Vinik’s new film, ‘All of the Above,’ is about rabbis who become single mothers.
Brent Spodek was one of America’s Most Inspiring Rabbis in 2013. Who inspired him? Rabbi Sheila Peltz Weinberg, who taught him meditation.
Rabbi Aaron Fink, the dean of a girls school, changed Frimet Goldberger’s life with the smallest action. Tomorrow, we bring you the 28 rabbis who inspired America.
Rabbi Noach Muroff inspired us by returning $98,000 he found hidden inside a desk bought on Craigslist. The 28 rabbis who inspired you are coming on Monday.
The makers of the Newsweek Top 50 Rabbis list explain their decision to end the project this year.
Newsweek will not be publishing its annual “Top 50 Rabbis” list in 2014, the magazine’s managing editor Kira Bindrim confirmed.