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Conversion to Orthodox Judaism

Conversion to Orthodox Judaism


Illustrative: An Israeli rabbinical court reviews a conversion case. (Flash90)

At Rabbi Maury Kelman's weekly Orthodox conversion class on Manhattan's Upper West Side, the students

Juan Carlos Villegas, from Bello, Colombia, came from a Catholic family. He

The McJunkin family earlier this morning in Borough Park section Of Brooklyn, NY after Mikveh

The Israeli Chief Rabbinate, pictured above, does not recognize non-Orthodox conversions,

Chanoch and Sigal Shimshi, together for eight years.

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Caroline Potter, in blue shirt with triangles, celebrates with family, friends and clergy

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Ivanka Trump and other Orthodox Jewish converts to fall under new guidelines

FILE - An Orthodox Jewish family on their way to pray at the Western Wall,

Rabbi Chaim Iram, CEO of the Joint Institute for Jewish Studies, says the institute's

Is Featured? Stories of Jewish Conversion: Frank Siciliano

Ultra-Orthodox Jewish men in the neighborhood of Mea Shearim in Jerusalem on August 4

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Chava Shervington says the Orthodox Jewish community is beautiful, and better than its racism suggests

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Mayyim Hayyim, a nondenominational mikvah in Newton, Mass., has been the site

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Two potential IDF converts to Judaism at an Orthodox kindergarten (Gershon Elinson)

A speaker at a panel at the Rabbinical Council of America's recent annual convention in Tarrytown

Hermidez Garcia, Franklin Perez, Jackson Marrone. Venezuelan Jewish converts ...

American immigrant Nicole and her Israeli fiancé Zohar. Engaged in April 2016, their marriage

Asian guy from the Philippines converted to Orthodox Judaism

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This year, Kulanu teams traveled to Nicaragua in July and Côte d'Ivoire in December to help people who had been preparing for years to convert to Judaism.

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Conversion To Orthodox Judaism

Jewish Agency Chairman Natan Sharansky, center, in brown cap, and then-Knesset

Late last March, the Israeli Supreme Court ruled that “that the state must recognize private conversions to Orthodox Judaism that are conducted outside the ...

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Chinese men studying in a conversion course in Israel. (photo credit: Gershon Elinson

The Rabbinical Council of America's refusal to vouch for the validity of Karen Brunwasser's conversion to

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Michael standing with Jewish fiance, converted June 9. 2014 and beit din is reading his conversion document. From Michael

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In Israel, A New Battle Over Who Qualifies As Jewish

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For Jewish citizens, all weddings and divorces in Israel are under the control of the



Members of beit dins must walk a fine line between wanting to encourage converts and maintaining

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Single, Non-Jewish, and Eager To Convert

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Ivanka Trump and her husband Jared Kushner attend the 'Manus x Machina: Fashion in

Ultra Orthodox and secular Israelis clash in Beit Shemesh.

Two dads at the mikveh shortly after their adopted baby's conversion to Judaism. (Courtesy Mayyim Hayyim)

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Rabbi Maury Kelman leads an Orthodox conversion class in New York. (Uriel Heilman)

Among the many converts to Orthodox Christianity was the Jewish rabbi, Paul Fotiou, from the Hebrew community of Arta in Greece, who converted from Judaism ...

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Israeli Minister of Religious Services David Azulay visits a luxury mikvah in the Israeli settlement of

Dorian Stuber and his wife, Marianne Tettlebaum, at the Jewish Federation of Arkansas Tikkun

Theo Heser, a Jewish convert, on his wedding day

Illustrative photo of a woman converting to Judaism at a Jerusalem rabbinic court in 2003.

Black South African Christian family converts to Orthodox Judaism

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Not Jewish Enough: Martina Ragachova is facing deportation from Israel because her conversion to Judaism

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Orthodox Jews On Vacation In Cancun: Kosher in Paradise

Ivanka and Jared Kushner light Hanukkah candles

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Black American Jews in Brooklyn.

Israeli bill denying citizenship to non-Orthodox Jewish converts stalls - Israel News - Haaretz.com

Donald Trump's Daughter: My Father Supported My Jewish Conversion

Christians convert to Judaism

Students participate in a class at the Miller Introduction to Judaism program at American Jewish University

A convert, center, reads her declaration of faith as she converts to Judaism during a 2014 ceremony at the Academy for Jewish Religion. JTA

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Illustrative photo of a mikveh, a Jewish ritual bath (Mayyim Hayyim / JTA)

Orthodox Jewish community leaders recently participated in a conference to discuss sexuality issues. Photograph: Rachel Benaim

Some young Nicaraguans who converted to Judaism in July with the help of the Kulanu organization

Black South African Christian family converts to Orthodox Judaism

Yehudah Kimani blows the shofar with his son.

Zohar and Nicole were engaged in April 2016. Since then, their marriage is put

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Danny attended to the mens' division. This experience solidified my bond with our land as well, and took me closer to a traditional Jewish lifestyle.

Ottawas Rabbi Reuven Bulka, photographed in his home in December 2006, has stopped converting

We must take a hard look at the 2 rabbis that have made conversions their top priority as rabbis. Leib Tropper & Barry Freundel (among many others).

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Close couple: Ivanka also praised her husband Jared Kushner and his role as a father

After Israel's Chief Rabbinate rejected a conversion performed by prominent modern Orthodox Rabbi Haskel Lookstein (