Considerations of Right and Wrong: Principles of Fertility Ethics

This week’s shiur, “Considerations of Right and Wrong: Principles of Fertility Ethics” was delivered by Rabbi Shlomo Vilk, Rosh Yeshiva of the Robert M. Beren Machanaim Hesder Yeshiva, and a member of the Israel Fertility Association’s Board of Ethics. https://youtu.be/7hvdfEpg__Y

Aguna receives get, able to divorce husband after 14-year battle

Vicky left) with advocate Tamar

Aguna receives get, able to divorce husband after 14-year battle “No woman deserves to live in constant torture for 14 years waiting to be released.” By AARON REICH |  JUNE 8, 2020 A legal battle that spanned 14 years and two countries came to an end at last when an Aguna finally succeeded in getting a get to …

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A Time to Reconnect

RKB Letter to Omer Yankelovitz

“A Time to Reconnect” An open letter from Rabbi Kenneth Brander to MK Omer Yankelevich, Israel’s newly-appointed Minister of Diaspora Affairs 5 June, 2020 Thousands of years ago our nation was exiled from our country by our enemies. The Jewish people dispersed in all directions, building homes and communities, establishing synagogues and houses of study. …

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Voices | A Seminary Experience, Disrupted

Stephanie Deichman

Voices | A Seminary Experience, Disrupted By Stephanie Deichman It’s hard to believe Shavuot has already passed.  It feels like just a few days ago that I celebrated Purim in Jerusalem with my friends and teachers. My friends and I made our way to Ben Yehuda Street and sat around eating falafel, laughing and talking, …

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