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Top European rabbi mourns European Parliament's President Sassoli

'A true democrat, a gentleman and a passionate advocate for peace and integration.'

Top European rabbi mourns European Parliament's Pres. Sassoli

Conference of European Rabbis: Making conversion easier leads to assimilation

Leaders of Conference of European Rabbis warn in letter to PM, Kahana of potential disaster for tens of thousands of Israelis in Europe.

European Rabbis: Making conversion easier leads to assimilation

Annual convention of Conference of European Rabbis postponed due to COVID

The conference that was supposed to take place soon in Germany will be postponed until 2022 due to COVID-19 pandemic.

Conference of European Rabbis convention postponed due to COVID

First European Commission Coordinator on Combatting Antisemitism receives award

Conference of European Rabbis presents Katharina Von Schnurbein with prestigious Rabbi Moshe Rosen Prize.

EU's first Coordinator on Combatting Antisemitism receives award

EU Rabbis: Bans on kosher slaughter 'hounding out' Europe's Jews

Conference of European Rabbis says the latest Greek kosher slaughter ruling "sends a shudder down the spine of Jews throughout Europe."

EU Rabbis: Bans on kosher slaughter 'hounding out' Europe's Jews

Rabbi Pinchas Goldschmidt: 'End online anonymity to tackle hate crime'

Top European rabbi calls to end online anonymity. 'Direct link between online hate crime and physical violence in the real world.'

Top EU rabbi: 'End online anonymity to tackle hate crime'

Pandemic led to new wave of anti-Semitism online, study says

Pandemic hate: IFFSE research condemns wave of anti-Semitism and Islamophobia since COVID-19 outbreak

Pandemic led to new wave of anti-Semitism online, study says

EU court: Employers may ban kippot, headscarves at work

European rabbis decry 'step backwards from religious freedom', as top European Union court rules employers may ban religious clothing.

EU court: Employers may ban kippot, headscarves at work

Rabbinic group: Concern for Afghanistan's women and girls

'Distressing situation in Afghanistan demands compassionate, urgent, response,' Conference of European Rabbis says.

Rabbinic group: Concern for Afghanistan's women and girls

38 rabbis complete training for Europe's 'rabbinical reserve'

First two-year cycle of training completed for Rabbinical Reserve of Europe, prepping rabbis to handle challenges facing Jewish communities.

38 rabbis complete training for Europe's 'rabbinical reserve'

Countering religious hatred: The role of schools and education

the Institute for Freedom of Faith and Security in Europe (IFFSE) hosted a virtual meeting on religious hatred.

Countering religious hatred: The role of schools and education

Rabbi Haim Korsia, Chief Rabbi of France, wins second term

Rabbi Haim Korsia re-elected with 75% of the vote, CER Pres. Rabbi Pinchas Goldschmidt says 'huge privilege to work with Rabbi Korsia.'

French chief rabbi wins second term

New President Herzog: 'Seasoned diplomat & political leader'

Conference of European Rabbis congratulates newly-elected Pres. Isaac Herzog, praises him as a 'seasoned diplomat and political leader.'

New President Herzog: 'Seasoned diplomat & political leader'

European Beth Din to align with Israeli Chief Rabbinate

Conference of European Rabbis agrees to align European Jewish court with Israel's Chief Rabbinate, easing bureaucracy for immigrants.

European Beth Din to align with Israeli Chief Rabbinate

European Council to mark ‘Day of Salvation and Liberation’

Events marking the day will be held in Moscow, Israel, China, Argentina, Australia, the United States, Tunisia, Sweden and other countries.

European Council to mark ‘Day of Salvation and Liberation’

Leading European Rabbis: Keep conversion status quo

Conference of European Rabbis issues statement warning against "irresponsible" efforts to change how conversions are handled in Israel.

Leading European Rabbis: Keep conversion status quo

Leading European Rabbis calls on Jews to get vaccinated

Conference of European Rabbis calls on Jews of Europe to listen to their doctors about receiving the coronavirus vaccine.

Leading European Rabbis call on Jews to get vaccinated

European rabbis: Don't delay, get vaccinated

Leaders of Conference of European Rabbis call on communities on the continent: Listen to the doctors and get vaccinated against coronavirus.

European rabbis: Don't delay, get vaccinated

Conference of European Rabbis welcomes Israel-Morocco normalization

CER releases statement praising Moroccan King Mohammed VI for normalizing relations with Israel, teaching Jewish history.

Conference of European Rabbis welcomes Israel-Morocco peace

'Freedom of faith for Jewish communities must be guaranteed'

President of Conference of European Rabbis responds to EU’s declaration to mainstream prevention and countering of anti-Semitism.

'Freedom of faith for Jewish communities must be guaranteed'

Providing a Hanukkah light for European Jewry

Delivery of menorahs organized all over Europe every year to Jewish communities. This year packages sent to COVID orphans.

Providing a Hanukkah light for European Jewryplayer

How legislation led to 80 women being freed from agunah status

Israeli rabbinical courts can now impose sanctions on get refusers from abroad, if they visit Israel.

How legislation led to 80 women being freed from agunah status

Combating religious extremism and terrorism in Europe: What next?

Newly founded Institute for Freedom of Faith and Security in Europe initiated by CER holds first meeting.

Combating religious extremism, terrorism in Europe: What next?

'Feelings of discrimination against the Jewish people continue to linger'

Conference of European Rabbis holds Standing Committee meeting alongside keynote speaker David Sassoli, president of European Parliament.

'Feelings of discrimination against the Jewish people continue'

European Rabbis hope for a "clear voice" from Biden against racism and antisemitism

President of the Conference of European Rabbis: "We hope US Jewry will overcome its deep divisions and become united on all crucial issues"

European Rabbis hope Biden will fight racism & antisemitism

President of Conference of European Rabbis: 'An attack on all Europeans'

Rabbi Pinchas Goldschmidt says religious leaders should have to prove their loyalty to the European states where they reside.

'Vienna terror attack was an attack on all Europeans'

European Rabbis offer support for French people

Conference of European Rabbis President Rabbi Pinchas Goldschmidt reacts to deadly stabbing attack in Nice, France.

European Rabbis offer support for French people

Conference of European Rabbis participates in international prayer meeting for peace

Rabbi Haïm Korsia, Chief Rabbi of France, participates in international Prayer for Peace initiative in Rome.

CER participates in international prayer meeting for peace

Rabbi Pinchas Goldschmidt: 'Prevent extraneous and selective bureaucracy'

Conference of European Rabbis urges Israeli government to allow all Jews to enter Israel, regardless of whether they are Israeli citizens.

'Prevent extraneous and selective bureaucracy'

European rabbis begin rehabilitating synagogues

Conference of European Rabbis formulates plan for synagogue worship during the '3 weeks' as synagogues reopen in Europe.

European rabbis begin rehabilitating synagogues

Rabbi Pinchas Goldschmidt: 'Bans on ritual slaughter are not justified'

Conference of European Rabbis leader issues joint statement with Muslim leader, protesting ban on religious slaughter methods.

'Bans on ritual slaughter are not justified'

Rabbi Pinchas Goldschmidt: 'Jewish communities cannot rely on import of kosher meat'

Failure to overturn ban ritual slaughter sends message that Jews are not welcome, leading European rabbi says.

'Jewish communities cannot rely on import of kosher meat'

Torah class in the United Arab Emirates

Jewish communities of Dubai, Abu Dhabi, hold largest-ever Torah conference in Arab world.

Torah class in the United Arab Emirates

Conference of European Rabbis hosts Torah webinar with globally renowned spiritual leaders

The Conference of European Rabbis holds a shiurim webinar series via Zoom for over 250 Rabbis from across the globe ahead of Shavuot

Conference of European Rabbis hosts Torah webinar

Amsterdam: Jewish community in great distress

Dutch authorities refusing to allow Jewish community to aid elderly coronavirus victims, Amsterdam rabbis say.

Amsterdam: Jewish community in great distress

Chief Rabbi Goldschmidt: 'Support communities back into synagogues'

Conference of European Rabbis holds Spring Standing Committee meeting via Zoom.

CER: 'Support communities back into synagogues'

Neo-Nazis interrupt Torah lessons on 'Zoom'

On Holocaust Memorial Day, neo-Nazis break into online Torah lessons given by German rabbis.

Neo-Nazis interrupt Torah lessons on 'Zoom'

European rabbis 'meet' to discuss how to help their communities

Conference of European Rabbis hosts emergency virtual Standing Committee meeting ahead of Passover.

European rabbis 'meet' to discuss how to help communities

Carnival anti-Semitism 'reminder of Europe's darker moments,' Chief Rabbi Goldschmidt says

'Anti-Semitic tropes at Aalst carnival contribute to anti-Semitism in Europe,' Conference of European Rabbis leader says.

Aalst carnival 'reminder of Europe's darker moments'

'There are challenges, but that's what we're here for'

Rabbi David Roberts speaks about community's unique positioning to model Jewish life for Israeli travelers seeking everything but Judaism.

'There are challenges, but that's what we're here for'player