ISRAEL ENGAGEMENT:

Let's work in support of change in the Israeli government's treatment of the Western Wall Agreement, the Conversion bill, and

other matters impacting Progressive Jews in Israel and world-wide!

 

THE LATEST NEWS:

URJ PRESS RELEASE

 

"Today's decision by the Israeli cabinet to postpone further action on the offensive "conversion bill" is an important rebuke to the aggressive behavior of the ultra-Orthodox toward diaspora Jewry and the non-Orthodox streams." - Rabbis Gilad Kariv and Rick Jacobs

 

Read the full statement-
Reform Movement Leadership on Today's Conversion Bill Postponement 6/30/17

THE KOTEL AND ISRAEL'S CONVERSION BILL

 

"We are negu'ay tikvah. Let us not be silent. Let us not be inactive. Let us not let the wheels of this government roll over the Jewish people. We have a role. We have a responsibility. Let us do the right thing." - Rabbi Rick Jacobs

 

Read the full article-
We Are a People Infected With Hope: Remarks to the Knesset 7/5/17

remarks from the rally outside the prime minister's residence

 

"On this stage...we are making clear to  you, the prime minister of Israel, that we will not allow you to give the extreme ultra-Orthodox rabbinic establishment a monopoly on conversion." - Rabbi Gilad Kariv

 

Read the full speech-
We Have Not Yet Lost Hope 7/5/17

TAKE ACTION!

21 COMMUNICATION 

TIPS FOR DISCUSSING THE KOTEL AGREEMENT AND CONVERSiON BILL

Reference tips from the ARZA Communication Guide as you join others on the path to encourage change in the Israeli government's treatment of the Western Wall Agreement, the Conversion bill, and other matters impacting Progressive Jews in Israel and world-wide.

 

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