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Rabbi Yehoshua S. Hecht is spiritual leader of Beth Israel of Westport/Norwalk in Connecticut since 1984. He is a member of the Presidium of the Rabbinical Alliance of America (Igud Harabomim)

ARTICLES BY: Yehoshua S. Hecht

August 27, 2015 8:10 am

An Open Letter to Congressman Jerry Nadler on the Iran Deal

Dear Congressman Nadler: Thank you for explaining the reasons for your support of the current Iran deal. Reading and re-reading your rationale has not changed my...


Israeli Locust Slayers Train Ethiopians to Save Crops

JNS.org - Some call it a plague. Yoav Motro calls it a war. The enemies are the huge armies of desert...

An Israeli Soldier Gives His All for Lonely Senior Citizens

JNS.org - “Between 11th and 12th grade, after a tough fencing session, I saw a television report about all these...

Why the UAE Wants Israeli Help to Secure Its Food Supplies

JNS.org - Food security is emerging as a key area in which the United Arab Emirates is eager for Israeli...


High Court: Reform and Conservative Conversions in Israel Valid for ‘Law ...

JNS.org - The Israeli Supreme Court on Monday issued a bombshell ruling that recognized conversions by the Reform and Conservative...

Middle East

Israel, Bahrain Sign Historic Postal Agreement

JNS.org - Following the announcement in January that the Emirates Post Group would add Israel to its operations network, the Israel Post will now begin to send and receive packages...


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