Tag Archives: ultra-orthodox

Moshe Feiglin: Chief of Staff Eisencot on Right Track

Moshe Feiglin wrote on Thursday that he is pleasantly surprised with IDF Chief of Staff Eisencot’s proposals for revamping the army. “It seems that the facts that motivated me to establish the Professional Army Caucus in the Knesset are very […]

Read More

Moshe Feiglin: Gay and Ultra Orthodox Rights in Jerusalem

“The obviously mentally-ill person who stabbed the people in the gay parade must be locked up and kept away from the public – probably for the rest of his life,” said Moshe Feiglin.  “It is a mistake to think that he […]

Read More

Moshe Feiglin Favors Modified Conversion Law

“The final version of the conversion law  certainly conforms to the rulings of Jewish law – even the more stringent views,” said MK Moshe Feiglin after the law was passed as a government decision.  ” The law requires the inclusion of a rabbi authorized by […]

Read More

Tablet Magazine: In Fight Over Military Service, Israeli Lawmaker Suggests Ending Conscription for All

Moshe Feiglin knows upending the ‘people’s army’ is a long shot, but he’s not alone in arguing it’s the best way forward
By Mati Wagner and Seth J. Frantzman|May 2, 2014 12:00 AM

Moshe Feiglin, the 51-year-old member of Knesset, is the enfant terrible of […]

Read More

One Chief Rabbi for Israel: By Moshe Feiglin

18 Kislev, 5774
Nov. 21, ‘13
Translated from Makor Rishon
I am very pleased that the Knesset passed my proposal to institute one Chief Rabbi in Israel instead of two. If handled correctly, this change has the potential to make the Chief Rabbinate […]

Read More