Articles in "Women of the Wall"

Women of the Wall Hold Rosh Chodesh Services at Kotel, Heckled by Haredi Protestors

The Women of the Wall held a prayer service at the Western Wall Plaza, the Kotel, Friday morning in celebration of Rosh Chodesh, the minor ...

PM Bennett Asks MK Kariv to Cancel Kotel Visit Friday for Fear of Violence

Prime Minister Naftali Bennett has personally asked Labor MK Gilad Kariv not to attend the special services being held Friday at the Kotel, ...

Government and Police Prepare for Women of the Wall Prayers Friday, Netanyahu Declares Opposition to Progressive Services at the Wall

The Women of the Wall group intends to hold prayer services at the Western Wall Plaza on Friday in honor of the Jewish “Rosh Chodesh” ...

Reform Rabbi Utilizes Parliamentary Immunity to Violate Status Qua at Kotel

Member of Knesset (MK) Gilad Kariv, a member of the Labor party and a Reform rabbi, took advantage of his parliamentary immunity to violate ...

Western Wall Officials Warn Women’s Group Not to Violate Site Regulations

The Women of the Wall organization has rejected a warning by the Ministry of Religious Affairs that police would use force to remove them ...

Orthodox, Non-Orthodox Bracing for Monthly Western Wall Prayers Wednesday

Non-Orthodox groups said Monday they are guardedly optimistic that police will comply with a court order to protect members of the Women of ...

Government Won’t Budge on Western Wall Compromise, State Tells Court

State attorneys told the High Court of Justice Tuesday that the government would not reconsider a decision to shelve a compromise agreement ...

Government Nixes Western Wall Plan; Rights Groups Fume

The government shelved plans Sunday to create a defined space for non-Orthodox prayers at the Western Wall. The cabinet also said it would ...

Non-Orthodox Jews: PM Refusal to Implement Western Wall Deal ‘Disgraceful’

Non-Orthodox Jews blasted Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu Tuesday, saying the government’s refusal to create an egalitarian prayer ...

Violence Erupts at Western Wall as Non-Orthodox Jews Hold Prayer

Jerusalem (TPS) - Clashes broke out at the Western Wall in Jerusalem on Wednesday morning during a demonstration and prayer service by some ...