December 21, 2016

2016 Resolution: Caring for Those with Mental Health Challenges in Our Communities

Whereas psychological and psychiatric conditions are common sources of human suffering among all populations which can significantly impact the lives not only of those who have […]
June 17, 2015

Statement on Vaccinations from the OU and Rabbinical Council of America

Orthodox Jewish parents, like responsible parents across the United States, overwhelmingly vaccinate their children against measles, mumps, rubella, polio and the other childhood diseases for which […]
July 16, 2014

2014 Resolution: Increasing Access for and Participation of Jews with Disabilities in the Orthodox World

Innumerable pastoral and communal experiences of the members the Rabbinical Council of America (RCA) amply demonstrate that Jewish communities are profoundly “strengthened by embracing all Jews, […]
September 10, 2012

The RCA, Calling for Safe Circumcision Practices, Disapproves of Unilateral Government Regulation

The Rabbinical Council of America (RCA), the largest group of Orthodox rabbis in the world, in light of the pending directive of the New York City’s […]