Orthodox Union Starts Chabad-On-Campus Type Program

Every Friday morning for a month, rebbetzin Ariel Pardo has been meeting with three female Jewish students at Brandeis University for deep conversations that wind their way from Jewish ritual to intimacy. Read more

OU Rabbis: Women May Not Be Rabbis

The OU Rabbinic Council has ruled, in accordance with Jewish Law, long-standing tradition, and what it calls the “broader context of Torah values,” that women cannot formally serve as Rabbis. Read more

Pot Doesn’t Need Kosher Certification, Canadian Agency Says

On the day kosher-certified medical marijuana first went on sale in New York, Canada’s largest kashrut agency said it believes such certification is unnecessary. Read more