Mechon Hadar doesn't ordain rabbis; instead, the New York school hopes to form an educated Jewish laity and encourage rigorous Torah study across Jewish institutions.
By Marcy Oster
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu expressed concern that Hamas would take over the Palestinian Authority before or after a peace agreement. More ▸
As Reform Jewry prepares for its biggest convention ever, the question facing the movement as it undergoes a change of leadership isn’t so much what happens at the top but what happens at the grass roots. More ▸