Many un-Orthodox rabbis and Jewish leaders have happily adopted “my body, my right” as some type of Jewish value.
About 250 people participated in the Yahrzeit of Roe Virtual Candle Lighting, sponsored by the National Council of Jewish Women.
The organization was accused of violating the privacy of a woman after a third party contacted her organization and they returned the call.
In Israel, abortion is legal. Therefore, the battle to save babies is focused on precisely that; saving babies. EFRAT was established in 1977 and has saved over 83,000 babies to date.
The issue of abortion should be understood in their respective cultural backdrops.
For Israel365, offering all Jewish mothers the opportunity to keep the life growing in their womb is a top priority.
“There is no credible rabbinic opinion that permits abortion on demand,” says Rabbi Moshe Avraham Halperin, head of the Institute for Technology according to Torah Law.
“There is no credible rabbinic opinion that permits abortion on demand,” says Rabbi Moshe Avraham Halperin, head of the Machon Madii Technology Al Pi Halacha.
TST established the “Satanic Abortion Ritual” to make a case for a religious exception under the Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA), a federal law from 1993 making it illegal for state governments to interfere in a person’s religion without demonstrating a compelling interest.
Horowitz is advocating for reforms that will make abortions more readily available in Israel.