IRF Statements & Policies
IRF Mourns the Passing of Rabbi Professor David Weiss Halivni z”l
July 3, 2022
The International Rabbinic Fellowship (IRF) mourns the passing of Rabbi Professor David Weiss Halivni z"l (1927-2022) a gadol ba-Torah, a great Torah scholar, who served as a bridge between European Jewish life and American Jewish life.
IRF Celebrates Yom Yerushalayim and Condemns Extremism
May 30, 2022
We join with Jews all over the world in thanking God for the miraculous victory of Israel in the Six Day War when the entire Jewish world feared for the survival of the Jewish state, for the gift of a return of Jewish sovereignty in Jerusalem after 2,000 years and access to our holy sites that was denied to us for so many centuries.
IRF Condems Recent Terror Attacks and Stands in Solidarity With the State of Israel and the People of Israel
March 29, 2022
The International Rabbinic Fellowship condemns the horrific terror attacks in Israel, in Bnei Brak, Hadera, and Beer Sheva resulting in the brutal murder of 11 Israelis and foreign nationals.
IRF Mourns Passing of Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky zt"l
March 20, 2022
The International Rabbinic Fellowship, joins with the rest of the Jewish world in mourning the passing of Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky zt"l.
IRF Reaffirms Its Support for the Kotel Compromise and the Conversion Reforms in Israel
February 22, 2022
The International Rabbinic Fellowship, a broad based organization of Modern-Orthodox rabbis, scholars and community leaders reaffirms its long time support for the Kotel Compromise that was forged six years ago under the aegis of then chairman of the Jewish Agency, Natan Sharansky.