Monthly Archives: February 2014

Rotem disparages Progressive Judaism

During the first week of February, at a session of the Knesset Committee on Constitution, Law and Justice, the committee chairman, MK David Rotem of Likud-Beitanu stated: “The Reform movement is not Jewish … they are another religion.” The expression “another religion” was not used by MK Rotem by accident. The Israeli Law of Return uses this exact term to exclude non-Jews from making Aliyah, and therefore according to him, Reform Jews have no place in Israel. […]

2017-08-10T17:17:20+00:00 February 11th, 2014|Past News|