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Statement by the Rabbinical Council of America Regarding its Agreement with the Chief Rabbinate

June 9, 2006, by

The Rabbinical Council of America and the Chief Rabbinate of Israel this week arrived at a most auspicious agreement with regard to matters of personal status of those coming from North America to the State of Israel, including the current and future recognition of conversions that have been or will be authorized by the Rabbinical Council of America and its affiliated Beth Din of America.

Our Way Welcomes Jewish Deaf to Pittsburgh

June 8, 2006, by

Our Way, the Orthodox Union program for the deaf and hearing impaired, together with Congregation Shaare Torah, 2319 Murray Avenue, invite the Jewish deaf and their families to a Shabbaton (Sabbath experience) June 23-24.

OU Kosher Introduces KosherProfessionals.com Website For Those in the Field of Kosher Certification

June 5, 2006, by

June 8, 2006 OU KOSHER INTRODUCES KosherProfessionals.com WEBSITE FOR THOSE IN THE FIELD OF KOSHER CERTIFICATION The Kosher Division of the Orthodox Union, which already maintains the oukosher.org website with its multiplicity of features for general audiences as well as for companies, has created a website specifically for professionals, to provide insights into the increasingly […]

RCA/OU Issue Open Letter re Missionaries on Israel TV

May 31, 2006, by

With their Israeli TV license, the U.S. based Daystar company will, in effect, be attempting to convert Jews around the clock. The Daystar organization declares that it cost them one million dollars to obtain this license, but that it was worth it, since now they will be able to reach every home in Israel, and will preach the Gospel day and night.

RCA/OU Issue Open Letter re Missionaries on Israel TV

May 31, 2006, by

With their Israeli TV license, the U.S. based Daystar company will, in effect, be attempting to convert Jews around the clock. The Daystar organization declares that it cost them one million dollars to obtain this license, but that it was worth it, since now they will be able to reach every home in Israel, and will preach the Gospel day and night.