Published in Hamodia: The Reform-backed Women of the Wall’s latest petition to Israel’s High Court for access to the Kosel has drawn a sharp response from Women for the Wall (W4W) and the Coalition for Jewish Values (CJV), two groups which seek to defend traditional...read more
See the Video: Rabbi Yaakov Menken of the CJV faces off against Rabbi Eric Yoffie, immediate Past President of the Union for Reform Judaism, discussing URJ criticism of Israel and friendly meeting with Mahmoud Abbas.read more
If supporters of the anti-Israel “J Street” are opposing Friedman for Ambassador as a “zealous partisan” and claiming his boss is an anti-Semite, one must question: do they honestly believe Trump doesn’t like Jews, or are they offended that Trump’s inner circle includes so many who take Jewish tradition far more seriously than they do?read more
The Coalition for Jewish Values (CJV), a national organization directed by prominent rabbinic leaders, articulates an authentic Jewish perspective on current events. The CJV begins with the premise that something can legitimately be called a Jewish value only if it comes from the Torah and millennia of Jewish teaching. The CJV promotes traditional Jewish values through writing and teaching derived from classical Jewish thought.