Our tradition teaches us that there is more than one way to kill a human being. One way is to literally spill someone’s blood. This was the (attempted) way of Haman, who we will read about several days from now on Purim.
Minister Arye Deri said Monday his party would not remain in a government that recognizes the Reform Movement.
The ministerial legislation committee on Sunday decided to order the coalition members to support a bill submitted by MK Moshe Gafni (UTJ) which revokes official Reform participation in state-run ritual baths in Israel. The Knesset’s first reading of the bill will likely be conducted this week.