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    • Jack
    • 12.07.10 | 16:27 (IDT)

    Perhaps the time has come for Israel to become independent of the diaspra. Religiously and monetarily. For too long we have been dependent on Diaspra Jews. The time has come for Israel to stand on its own religiously, financially, and I wish morally.Israel should be setting the standards not some ignorant reform rabbi who is converting someone for the purpose of increasing membership dues in his synogogue

    from the article: Reform and Conservative Jews fuming ahead of Knesset vote on conversions
    First published 21:23 11.07.10 | Last updated 21:23 11.07.10
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