The Beit Hillel conference on Agunot and Get Refusal took place on November 13, 2013 at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem. Scores of the organization’s rabbis and rabbaniyot participated in the conference in order to study the issues and to weigh various solutions to this problem that were presented at the conference. Senior rabbinic figures […]
Over 6,000 Households Participate in Beit Hillel’s Shabbat Yisraelit
On Shabbat Parshat Chayei Sara (October 25, 2013) we witnessed an historical moment in Israel. Over 6,000 households participated in Beit Hillel’s country-wide initiative – Shabbat Yisraelit – that brought together religious and non-religious families for Friday night dinner. Government Ministers, members of Knesset, mayors, IDF commanders, musicians, as well as thousands of Israelis from […]
Beit Hillel – Why, Who, and How?
Beit Hillel is rapidly becoming a major voice on the Israeli Modern-Orthodox scene. In this article I wish to share the full picture about Beit Hillel and it’s Batei Midrash. In the Beginning Beit Hillel was created in 2012, at a time of growing frustration and indeed embarrassment amongst many Modern-Orthodox Israelis, over the manner […]
Welcome to Beit Hillel’s English Web Site
Since its establishment in February 2012, Beit Hillel has made its presence and influence clearly felt in the public discourse in Israel. This has taken of form of media coverage, Halachic rulings from our Beit Midrash, and engagement with the public via social media. With over 9,000 followers on the Hebrew Beit Hillel Facebook page, […]