Nov 10, 2015

This Monday, November 16! "Religion and State in Israel: Why does it concern American Jewry?"

Religion and State in Israel: 
Why does it concern American Jewry? 
featuring Rabbi Uri Regev, 
President and CEO of Hiddush

Monday, November 16, 2015
7:00 pm reception and nosh
7:30 to 9:00 pm program

Rabbi Regev is founding President and CEO of Hiddush, founder and former head of the Israel Religious Action Center and former President of the World Union for Progressive Judaism. He was lead counsel in cases decided by the Israeli Supreme Court on "Who is a Jew" and equitable funding for Reform and Conservative institutions, and he presently represents an Ultra-Orthodox family in a landmark case. He appears frequently on Israeli radio and television, and in Israeli and international publications. HIDDUSH - Freedom of Religion in Israel, Inc. is a non-denominational non-partisan Israel-Diaspora partnership rooted in the commitment to, and deep love for, the State of Israel and the realizing of religious freedom and equality in order to strengthen Israel as a democracy and a Jewish state, and to enhance the relationship between Israel, World Jewry and the next generation.