Tag Archives: Rabbinate

Wedding Bills

No, not the kind you pay, the kind that are passed by the legislature, in this case, the Israeli Knesset. Knesset elections were held most recently on January 22, 2013, and it took a while for a new government to … Continue reading

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Marriage Daze

Naomi Schachter has a piece in Ha’aretz which highlights an ongoing social and legal issue in Israel; the requirement that Jews be married in a religious ceremony and only be rabbis recognized by the official Rabbinate for these purposes. I … Continue reading

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