US Reform Jewish Rabbis Install First Openly Lesbian LeaderRabbi Denise Eger will be installed Monday as the first openly gay president of the Central Conference of American Rabbis, the rabbinical arm of Reform Judaism.
Ex-USC Student Among Victims Killed In Jerusalem Synagogue AttackA relative of a former Southland resident who was killed in a deadly attack in a Jerusalem synagogue says he dedicated his life to the people and land of Israel.
Jewish Community Center Shaken After Rabbi's Arrest On Sex Abuse ChargesThe arrest of a rabbi in Beverly Hills on sex abuse charges in New York City has shaken those at the Jewish community center where he worked.
NY Rabbi Arrested In Beverly Hills On Molestation ChargesA rabbi accused of sexually abusing boys in New York was arrested Tuesday afternoon at a Jewish community center in Beverly Hills, according to the Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles.
Unique Rabbi Offers Food, Hope For Homeless In Santa MonicaA unique rabbi has turned Tuesdays in Santa Monica's Ocean Park into something special for the homeless and needy.
LA Mayoral Election Profile: Jan Perry No matter how next month's mayoral election turns out, Jan Perry is leaving her political future in the hands of a higher authority.
LA Rabbi: Obama Should Boycott Ahmadinejad Speech At UNA Southern California rabbi on Tuesday called upon U.S. officials to boycott Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's speech to the United Nations.
LA Rabbi: Exoneration Of Jews In Jesus' Death 'Critically Important'A local Oscar-winning rabbi is applauding Pope Benedict for clearing the Jewish people of any collective responsibility for the crucifixion of Christ.
LA Rabbi: Palin Should Retract 'Blood Libel' RemarkRabbi Marvin Hier with the Simon Wiesenthal Center says Sarah Palin had good intentions but poor choice of words in her video condemning the shooting of Rep. Gabrielle Giffords.