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Conservative Rabbis Stunned and Horrified at Nice Terror Attack
Posted on July 15, 2016

French Translation NEW YORK — Following Thursday evening’s attack in Nice, France, that left at least 80 dead and countless others injured, the Rabbinical Assembly, the...

French Translation NEW YORK — Following Thursday evening’s attack in Nice, France, that left at least 80 dead and countless others injured, the Rabbinical Assembly, the international association for Conservative/Masorti rabbis, released the following statement: We are stunned and...

Letter to Prime Minister Netanyahu Expressing Disappointment Regarding Kotel Agreement
Posted on July 11, 2016

The following letter was sent to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu from the negotiating team supporting implementation of the agreement to create an egalitarian prayer space...

The following letter was sent to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu from the negotiating team supporting implementation of the agreement to create an egalitarian prayer space at the Kotel. The signers included the Masorti Movement, Union for Reform Judaism, Women of the Wall, Israel Movement for...

Rabbinical Assembly mourns passing of Elie Wiesel z"l
Posted on July 3, 2016

The Rabbinical Assembly is deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Elie Wiesel. A Holocaust survivor, best-selling author and Nobel laureate, Wiesel was the voice of our...

The Rabbinical Assembly is deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Elie Wiesel. A Holocaust survivor, best-selling author and Nobel laureate, Wiesel was the voice of our collective moral conscience. We join the rest of the world in mourning one of its foremost champions of justice and human...

Executive Assistant / Researcher
Posted on June 20, 2016

Description: The Rabbinical Assembly is seeking an Executive Assistant / Researcher to support the work of the Executive Vice President The Executive Assistant...

Description: The Rabbinical Assembly is seeking an Executive Assistant / Researcher to support the work of the Executive Vice President The Executive Assistant / Researcher to the Executive Vice President is a fast-paced position working directly with the professional head of the...

U.S. Conservative Jews Welcome Pluralistic and Egalitarian prayer at the Kotel
Posted on June 17, 2016

The Rabbinical Assembly (RA), the association for Conservative/Masorti rabbis, the United Synagogue for Conservative Judaism (USCJ) and the Masorti (Conservative) Movement in...

The Rabbinical Assembly (RA), the association for Conservative/Masorti rabbis, the United Synagogue for Conservative Judaism (USCJ) and the Masorti (Conservative) Movement in Israel look forward to the implementation of the Kotel agreement that respects the many religious traditions of world...

Rabbinical Assembly Statement on Denying Transfers of Firearms to Terrorists Amendment
Posted on June 16, 2016

NEW YORK – The Rabbinical Assembly, the international association for Conservative/Masorti rabbis; released the following statement regarding proposed amendment 4720 to the...

NEW YORK – The Rabbinical Assembly, the international association for Conservative/Masorti rabbis; released the following statement regarding proposed amendment 4720 to the Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies (CJS) Appropriations Bill filled by Senator Feinstein (D-CA): The...

Conservative Rabbis Horrified by Orlando Shooting
Posted on June 9, 2016

NEW YORK – Early Sunday, a terrorist stormed a crowded nightclub in Orlando, Florida, and went on a shooting rampage, which left 49 people dead and 53 wounded— the worst mass...

NEW YORK – Early Sunday, a terrorist stormed a crowded nightclub in Orlando, Florida, and went on a shooting rampage, which left 49 people dead and 53 wounded— the worst mass shooting in U.S. history. In response to this weekend’s mass shooting, the Rabbinical Assembly, the international...

Conservative Movement Affirms Rights of Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming People
Posted on June 2, 2016

NEW YORK — In light of continued discrimination against individuals who are transgender or gender non-conforming, the world’s Conservative and Masorti rabbis for the first...

NEW YORK — In light of continued discrimination against individuals who are transgender or gender non-conforming, the world’s Conservative and Masorti rabbis for the first time have passed a stand-alone resolution affirming the rights of such individuals. The resolution was one of 10...

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