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    • Jay A Friedman
    • 01.01.08 | 10:10 (IST)

    Is there anyone out there that has real answers to a few queasitons: 1. In termns of numbers - actual proven numbers - how many persons worldwide are registered as membership paying, card carrying members of Reform congregations, temples, etc. 2. In terms of numbers - actual numbers - how many of these members are: a. Jews by birth, or b. jews by conversion,or c. non Jews 3. In termns of numbers - actual numbers - what is the total number of children (any of the above) enrolled in any form of Jewish edcucational program? 4. In terms of numbers - actual numbers - how many children of actual members of Reform institutions remain Jewish by birth? 5. In terms of numbers - actual numbers - how many grandchildren of actual members of Reform congregations are Jewish by birth? 6. In terns of numbers - actual numbers - how many individuals are members of Reform congregations in Israel? 7. In terms of numbers, how many people were at the Van Leer Seminar in Jerusalem last week?

    from the article: For a quiet religious dialogue
    First published 00:00 31.12.07 | Last updated 00:00 31.12.07
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