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Statement in Response to MK Rotem's Remarks  
Posted on Feb 5, 2014

NEW YORK – In response to reports that MK David Rotem, Chair of the Knesset Committee on Constitution, Law ...

NEW YORK – In response to reports that MK David Rotem, Chair of the Knesset Committee on Constitution, Law and Justice, stated in a committee meeting that “The Reform Movement is not Jewish … they are another religion”, the leadership of Conservative Judaism, including Rabbis Julie Schonfeld and Rabbi Steven Wernick of the Rabbinical Assembly and the United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism, respectively, issued the following statement:

From the Pulpit and Bringing it Home  
Posted on Feb 3, 2014

By Dahlia Bernstein, Bellmore Jewish Center, Bellmore, New York

When the High Holidays begin ...

By Dahlia Bernstein, Bellmore Jewish Center, Bellmore, New York

Reception to Honor Jan Caryl Kaufman  

Join us at a reception to honor Jan Caryl Kaufman 
For her 19 years of ...

Tuesday, March 4, 2014, 6:00 PM - Tuesday, March 4, 2014, 8:00 PM EDT

RA Members Participate in Interfaith Luncheon with Secretary John Kerry  
Posted on Jan 31, 2014

On January 28th, RA members attended a meeting hosted by President Dr. John J. DeGioia of Georgetown University for ...

On January 28th, RA members attended a meeting hosted by President Dr. John J. DeGioia of Georgetown University for approximately 50 Jewish, Christian and Muslim faith leaders from around the country featuring an address by Secretary of State John Kerry and other State Department officials. Julie Schonfeld, Bill Gershon, Sharon Brous, Jack Moline and Gil Steinlauf were in attendance.

2013 Year in Review  
Posted on Jan 23, 2014

Over the past year the Rabbinical Assembly has continued to expand and improve the services we provide.  Our ...

Over the past year the Rabbinical Assembly has continued to expand and improve the services we provide.  Our recent work has included:

  • Conveying Conservative Jewish interests to top US and Israeli leaders
  • Providing member support and services
  • Networking with other faith and nonprofit organizations
  • Increasing our roster of programs promoting professional growth and development. 

Take a look at the RA’s year in review information below to get a sense of what we’ve been up to and learn how you can use RA resources.

On the rights of non-Orthodox rabbis, where's the outrage?  
Posted on Jan 21, 2014

By Julie Schonfeld
Originally posted on JTA, the Forward, and Times of Israel

The good news is ...

By Julie Schonfeld
Originally posted on JTA, the Forward, and Times of Israel

RA Congratulates Israel Prize Winner Rabbi Shamma Friedman   
Posted on Jan 21, 2014

NEW YORK – In response to today’s announcement that Conservative movement rabbi and professor Shamma ...

NEW YORK – In response to today’s announcement that Conservative movement rabbi and professor Shamma Friedman had been chosen for the prestigious Israel Prize for Talmud research, Rabbi  Gerald C. Skolnik, president of the Rabbinical Assembly, offered the following statement,

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