Rabbi Reuven Taff, Past President of the Sacramento Board of Rabbis is rabbi and spiritual leader of Mosaic Law Congregation in Sacramento. Contact him at [email protected]
Reuven H. Taff
By Reuven H. Taff
New Israeli Mikvah Ruling Deepens Jewish Communal Divide
Last February, Israel’s Supreme Court ruled that State run Mikvahs, which operate under the supervision of Orthodox rabbis, can no longer prevent Reform and Conservative converts from using them as part of their conversion process. On July 25th, the Knesset overturned the Supreme Court’s ruling and passed a law forbidding non-Orthodox converts from using the…
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