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Saturday, February 15 • 5:15pm - 6:15pm
Civil Marriage in Israel: An Unholy Mess

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By law, marriage and divorce in Israel are overseen by religious institutions. There is no civil marriage and divorce. This has led to major problems for citizens not considered Jewish by the Rabbinate. In the last decade, tremendous pressure has been building to develop and implement state run models to ensure the civil rights of all citizens.

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Nechama Goldman Barash

The Pardes Institute for Jewish Studies
Nechama Goldman Barash navigates the space between feminism and Orthodoxy by studying and teaching rabbinic texts previously barred to women. She lives in Israel where she teaches at the Pardes Beit Midrash and participates in interfaith work. She is writing a book dealing with matters... Read More →


Saturday February 15, 2020 5:15pm - 6:15pm EST
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