(Conservative) Movement in Israel
"The Masorti Movement is the Conservative Movement
in Israel. Masorti is the Hebrew word for "traditional".
The name was chosen because the Masorti Movement fosters the
practice of traditional Judaism among Israeli men and women
while embracing modernity. In that way the Masorti Movement
helps to promote the growth of a healthy and tolerant spiritual
and ethical foundation in Israeli society."
Camp Ramah is the camping arm of the Conservative Movement,
with overnight and day camps across North America, including
special needs camps, family camps and retreats. Ramah maintains
a day camp in Jerusalem, and Israel tours for all ages.
Programs in Israel
Ramah Programs in Israel provides stimulating educational experiences
in Israel, for high-school students, families, congregations,
schools and Ramah campers as well as a summer day-camp. Our
programs range in length from two-weeks to 4 months, and are
custom built for each group.
The Cantors' Assembly is the largest organization of professional Hazzanim in
the world. It is affiliated with the United Synagogue of Conservative
Judaism and helps to preserve and enhance the traditions of
Judaism. The web site includes links to Jewish music and choir
sites on the web.
The Rabbinical Assembly
The Rabbinical Assembly is the international association
of Conservative rabbis. It actively promotes the cause of Conservative
Judaism and works to benefit Klal Yisrael, publishes learned
texts, prayer books and works of Jewish interest; and administers
the work of the Committee on Jewish Law and Standards for the
United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism (USCJ)
The United Synagogue is the international service provider and
policy-making organization of Conservative congregations in
North America, representing close to 800 member synagogues.
The USCJ's Departments, Regional offices and Commissions provide
extensive programming and services to its congregations in areas
which include education, youth (USY), Israel, administration
and leadership. In addition, the organization works to formulate
a religious response to pressing social and religious issues
such as intermarriage, the environment, child welfare, and domestic
- Fuchsberg Center for Conservative Judaism
Leaders of the United Synagogue decided years ago to establish
a Conservative Jewish home in the heart of the Jewish State.
Imbued with that vision, they founded The Center for Conservative
Judaism in Jerusalem. Today, Conservative Jews from all over
the world visit the Center for study, guidance, fellowship and
hospitality, and above all, to be exposed to the Jerusalem/Israel
- Conservative Yeshiva in Jerusalem
The Conservative Yeshiva in downtown Jerusalem is home to approximately
40 students from the United States, Canada, Britain, and Australia.
The mission of the Conservative Yeshiva is the same mission
that has served yeshivot throughout thousands of years of Jewish
history: to provide a community in which committed students
and teachers can grow together in the service of God through
common prayer, aid to the needy, and, most importantly, study
League for Conservative Judaism
Women's League for Conservative Judaism is the largest synagogue
based women's organization in the world. As an active arm of
the Conservative/Masorti Movement, it provides services to 700
affiliated women's groups in synagogues across North America,
linking 120,000 women in 25 Branches (regions) with groups in
Israel, Great Britain and South America. Through volunteer programs
and projects geared toward education, religious observance,
Israel, and public policy and advocacy, members expand their
knowledge and commitment to Judaism, participate in contemporary
issues, and support Jewish ideals worldwide