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    • Abe
    • 27.01.13 | 16:56 (IST)

    It is a very good idea to abolish the Chief Rabbinat.In Jewish history each city had its own Chief Rabbi, and I believe we should return to that system.The Otomans, and particularly the British used tha Chief Rabbinate to control,and divide the populations they controlled.Today the Chief Rabbinate is a hinderse to progress and Egalitarianisim.

    from the article: Abolish Israel’s Chief Rabbinate
    First published 13:25 27.01.13 | Last updated 13:25 27.01.13
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