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Jun 04, 2014, 08:00 ET Central Conference of American Rabbis (CCAR) Joins Federal Lawsuit Challenging North Carolina's Same-Sex Marriage Ban

The Central Conference of American Rabbis (CCAR) joined as plaintiff in a pending Federal District Court lawsuit challenging North Carolina's...


Apr 15, 2013, 14:23 ET Central Conference of American Rabbis Donates Over 400 Prayerbooks to Storm-Ravaged Synagogues

Donation Replaces Books Damaged by Storm; Synagogues Feeling 'Blessed' with Support  The Central Conference of American Rabbis (CCAR)...


Mar 21, 2013, 12:21 ET Central Conference of American Rabbis Extends Congratulations to Pope Francis I

Rabbinic Leadership Organization of Reform Judaism Pledges Continuing Dialogue; Relationship Building between Catholic Church and Jewish People...


Mar 26, 2003, 00:00 ET Reform Rabbinate, Largest Group of Jewish Clergy, Adopts Resolution on War in Iraq

WASHINGTON, March 26 /PRNewswire/ -- North America's and Israel's Reform rabbis, the largest group of Jewish clergy, today acknowledged that its...


Dec 12, 2002, 00:00 ET Reform Rabbinate Board Passes Resolution on Middle East, 'Where We Stand On Israel'

NEW YORK, Dec. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of the Central Conference of American Rabbis (CCAR), the representative organization of nearly 2,000...


Aug 14, 2002, 01:00 ET Leader of Reform Rabbis Calls on Bush Administration for Strong U.S. Action and Involvement in Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

NEW YORK, Aug. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Rabbi Paul Menitoff, professional head of the organization representing the largest group of Jewish clergy,...


Nov 07, 2001, 00:00 ET North America's Reform Rabbis Pass Resolution in Response to Terrorism and The Attacks of September 11

NEW YORK, Nov. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The Central Conference of American Rabbis (CCAR), the representative organization of nearly 2,000 Reform rabbis...


Jun 27, 2001, 01:00 ET North America's Reform Rabbis Adopt Comprehensive New Conversion Guidelines, Welcoming Converts to Judaism With 'Joy and Encouragement'

MONTEREY, Calif., June 27 /PRNewswire/ -- North America's Reform rabbis voted overwhelmingly today to support a new, comprehensive set of...


Jun 27, 2001, 01:00 ET North America's Reform Rabbis Call for Palestinian Authority to Denounce Use Of Force and For Israel to Cease Expanding Settlements in the West Bank and Gaza

MONTEREY, Calif., June 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The Central Conference of American Rabbis (CCAR), the representative organization of North America's...


Jun 18, 2001, 01:00 ET New Leader of Reform Jewish Rabbinate Selected

NEW YORK and SAN FRANCISCO, June 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Rabbi Martin S. Weiner, 63, Senior Rabbi at Congregation Sherith Israel in San Francisco,...


Nov 15, 2000, 00:00 ET Central Conference of American Rabbis (CCAR) to be Presented With Award of Recognition by Pride Interfaith Coalition

BOSTON, Nov. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The Central Conference of American Rabbis (CCAR), the organization representing Reform Rabbis, will be presented...


Oct 30, 2000, 00:00 ET President of the Central Conference of American Rabbis (CCAR) Addresses the Crisis in Israel

NEW YORK, Oct. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Rabbi Charles A. Kroloff, president of the Central Conference of American Rabbis, authored the following...


Jul 12, 2000, 01:00 ET CCAR Issues Statement Regarding Barak - Arafat Summit Meeting

NEW YORK, July 12 /PRNewswire/ -- The following was issued today by the Central Conference of American Rabbis: The Central Conference of...


Jul 02, 2000, 01:00 ET Reform Rabbis Outraged Over Verdict in Trial of 13 Iranian Jews

NEW YORK, July 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The Central Conference Of American Rabbis expresses its outrage over the guilty verdicts in the trial of 13...


May 04, 2000, 01:00 ET Leaders of the Central Conference of American Rabbis Issue Statement on the Death of Cardinal John O'Connor, Archbishop of New York

NEW YORK, May 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Leaders of the Central Conference of American Rabbis (CCAR) today issued the following statement in response to...


Mar 29, 2000, 00:00 ET North America's Reform Rabbis Pass Resolution Regarding Officiation at Same-Gender Ceremonies

GREENSBORO, N.C., March 29 /PRNewswire/ -- North America's Reform Rabbis passed a resolution today under which the Reform rabbinate officially...


Mar 14, 2000, 00:00 ET Statement from the Central Conference of American Rabbis and the Rabbinical Assembly

NEW YORK, March 14 /PRNewswire/ -- The following statement was issued today by The Central Conference of American Rabbis (Reform) and the...


Dec 03, 1999, 00:00 ET A Leader of Nation's Reform Jewish Rabbis Condemns Mayor Giuliani's Recent Homelessness Policies

NEW YORK, Dec. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Rabbi Paul Menitoff, executive vice president and professional head of The Central Conference of American...


May 26, 1999, 01:00 ET German Ambassador to U.S. Bestows Government Honor on Pittsburgh Rabbi for His Work Restoring Reform Judaism in Germany

PITTSBURGH, May 26 /PRNewswire/ -- The Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany to the U.S.A., Juergen Chrobog, today honored Walter Jacob,...


May 26, 1999, 01:00 ET North America's Reform Rabbis Adopt New Statement of Principles for Reform Judaism

PITTSBURGH, May 26 /PRNewswire/ -- In a majority vote, the nation's Reform rabbis have, for the first time in nearly a quarter century, adopted...


Apr 26, 1999, 01:00 ET At Demonstration at Nation's Capitol, Leadership of Reform Jewish Rabbinate Expresses Support For NATO's Intervention in Kosovo, but Decries Delay in Taking Action

WASHINGTON, April 26 /PRNewswire/ -- The Central Conference of American Rabbis today released the following: At a demonstration on NATO's...


Jan 06, 1999, 00:00 ET Jewish and Christian Clergy Send Letter to Senate Urging Censure; Religious Leaders Call for Swift Process that Leaves President in Office

NEW YORK, Jan. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- A group of American religious leaders representing a range of Jewish and Christian clergy have jointly signed...


Oct 23, 1998, 01:00 ET Following Peace Talks in Maryland, Central Conference of American Rabbis Praises Israeli and Palestinian Delegations for Their Adherence to Talks' Objective, Progress Toward Peace

NEW YORK, Oct. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- The Central Conference of American Rabbis (CCAR), which represents the nation's Reform Jewish rabbis, praised...


Oct 20, 1998, 01:00 ET Leaders of Central Conference of American Rabbis (CCAR) Issue Call for State and Federal Legislation Designed to Seriously Punish Hate Crimes

NEW YORK, Oct. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- The leaders of the Central Conference of American Rabbis (CCAR), which represents the nation's Reform Jewish...


Oct 16, 1998, 01:00 ET Leaders of Central Conference of American Rabbis (CCAR) Issue Call for State and Federal Legislation Designed to Seriously Punish Hate Crimes

NEW YORK, Oct. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- The leaders of the Central Conference of American Rabbis (CCAR), which represents the nation's Reform Jewish...