jews praying reform Newsletter Issue # 76 – May 1, 2013

Poland’s prime minister said his government has drafted new regulations that would reduce the suffering of animals during slaughter, including for the needs of religious groups like Jews and Muslims. Poland is covered by European Union laws allowing for ritual slaughter, but the country’s own regulations say that an animal must be stunned before slaughter, […]

Outline Sees Mixed Public Praying at Kotel

Jewish Agency Chairman Natan Sharansky has drafted an outline for equality between men and women and between Orthodox, Reform and Conservative Jews at the Western Wall plaza. Sharansky will submit his recommendations in the coming days to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who asked him to find a solution to the issue. The suggested solution, which […]