Rabbi Gilad Kariv

Rabbi Gilad Kariv is president and CEO of the Israel Movement for Reform and Progressive Judaism.

Let's Talk about Israel's Conversion Crisis

Rabbi Gilad Kariv
Anat Hoffman
Rabbi Noa Sattath
June 5, 2018

Almost one year ago, the Knesset started the crisis by passing a bill in its first reading that would only recognize conversions performed in Israel under the auspices of the ultra-Orthodox Chief Rabbinate.

A Special Yizkor for Yizhak Rabin Memorial Day

Rabbi Gilad Kariv
November 1, 2017

What is the main essence that should shape Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin’s Memorial Day? Is it the element of memory, or the element of Ta’anit (fasting and mourning)?