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    • Ed stack
    • 29.10.10 | 08:56 (IST)

    Outside Israel, there seem to be 3 branches of Judaism: Orthodox, Conservative, and Reform plus a small sect called Hassidic. Inside Israel, we also seem to have three branches: Ashkenazi (Orthodox), Sepharadic, and Haredi. These three groups also ofthen disagree quite strongly. So we know that Judaism is divided into at least 3 groups. What are the three groups. If we can't live in peace with our fellow Jews, what chance do we have?

    from the article: Bill granting Rabbinate monopoly on conversions sparks fiery debate
    First published 02:43 29.10.10 | Last updated 02:43 29.10.10
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